Activity wheel with revolution counter

The activity wheel with revolution counter is ideal for measuring the free and spontaneous activity of mice or rat in their home cage.  The rodent remains in its living area and has free access to the wheel.

 

 

 

Roue d'activité avec compte tours
Roue d'activité avec compte tours souris et rat

Scientific interests

The activity wheel with revolution counter measures activity parameters (activity type, time, speed, sense of rotation etc.) in the long-term, even over the entire lifespan of the animal. This cage is designed to facilitate animal welfare.These sets of cages allow the measurement of activity variations and their timing over extended periods, making the system particularly useful for:

  • The study of rhythms of activity and their deregulation
  • Ageing studies
  • Pharmacology (measurements before and after treatment), anxiety and depression
  • Temporal screening in all developmental models (environments pre- and post-natal, KO inducible, injuries ...)
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Features
  • Models
  • Cage rat or mice, transparent Polycarbonate  for perfect visibility of the rodents and optimum cleaning
  • Lid with stainless steel wire safety clip on the cage, bottle location and pellets
  • Wheel stainless steel, no friction
  • Counter LCD
  • Precision : 360°
  • Power: battery 1.5
  • Reset
  • Easy to use, reliability
  • Delivered ready to use
Item Description Dimensions mm Ground area  cm² Ø wheel mm
1201 Cage for mice, activity wheel & counter 365 x 207 x 140 530  230
1202 Cage for rat, activity wheel  & counter 425 x 266 x 185 800 330
1203 Cage for several rats, activity wheel  & counter

 

480 x 375 x 210

 

1500 330