Best Practices for Behavioural Screening and Metabolic Measurements on Rodents

May 23, 2017

FBNUSA-ICRC, St. Anne's University Hospital, Brno

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Contact: Marta Duchonova,

Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to invite you to AC Workshop 2017.
This Workshop gives us an opportunity to learn from each other’s experiences, share knowledge and start or revive collaborations.
I am looking forward to seeing you in Brno!

Sylvia Badurek, PhD pcPHENO Facility Head VBCF
Viola Galligioni, DVM PhD Animal Center Director FNUSA-ICRC


9:20–9:30Badurek Sylvia and Galligioni Viola Welcome and introduction
9:30–10:15Galligioni Viola (FNUSA-ICRC): 'How to make my experiments reproducible'
10:15–11:00Belaskova Silvie (FNSUA-ICRC): 'Concepts of experimental design - sample size'
11:00–11:30Coffee break
11:30–12:30Oettler Daniela (TSE Systems): 'Rodent Phenotyping'
13:30–14:30Badurek Sylvia (VBCF): 'Overview of behaviour tests on mice: Some ticks and tricks'
14:30–15:15Galligioni Viola (FNSUA-ICRC): 'Good animals for good data'
15:15–16:15Piszczek Lukasz (IMP – Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna) and Pai Tsung-Pin (Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna): 'Case studies on rodent behavioural experiments'
16:15–16:30Closing remarks