Metabolic Cages with Feeding/Drinking Analysis

Metabolic Cages with Feeding/Drinking Analysis

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Ugo Basile introduces a new higher resolution model of feeding analiser, resulting from our cooperation with international, worldwide leader in metabolic and intake measurement.

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Metabolic Cages with Feeding/Drinking Analysis

This innovative ingestive behavior system includes:

  • a basic Metabolic Cage
  • a mass measurement system
  • an interface and software routine
  • an optional activity sensor

Basic Metabolic Cages are upgraded with the addition of the FiWi High-ResolutionFood and Water Systems, for intake quantification and meal patern analysis. At the heart of the system is the Sable MM1 food and water load sensor, providing high quality results.

DESIGNED TO MEASURE:

  • FEEDING BEHAVIOUR
  • EXCRETORY FUNCTIONS
  • ACTIVITY (OPTIONAL)

A versatile optional sensor (Environmental Sensor Array - ESA) measures the ambulatory activity of the rodent.

 

For all types of investigations on METABOLISM, including:

  • preclinical trials evaluating treatments for anorexia
  • addiction/aversion to particular substances
  • thirst arousing and quenching mechanism
  • feeding habits and their modification brought about by environmental conditions or toxicity
     

INNOVATIVE DESIGN

  • Facilitates retrofitting of Ugo Basile older models of Mouse Feeding Analyser
  • Makes upgrade from simple Meta­bolic Cage to Feeding Analyser extremely easy!

 

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The UNO Metabolic cages are equipped with a unique system for the separated collection of faeces and urine. Design and finish are such that the animal has a maximum of comfort. Maintenance is efficient and fast.