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Welcome to the Behavioral Phenotyping Core!

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The mission of the Northwestern University Behavioral Phenotyping Core is to make available to funded research projects a facility to determine the behavioral effects of genetic manipulations, potential pharmaceuticals, aging, and other manipulations upon normal behavior, and the learning and memory capacities of rodents used as model systems. Learn more about our facilityour servicesavailable behavioral tests, and pricing.

The BPC has multiple assays in the same room and even multiple assays in the same chamber.  This arrangement maximizes flexibility and efficiency within our limited space.  An on-line reservation system is due to debut in September 2019.  Scheduling can still be done by emailing either Dr. Weiss ( or Mary Kando ( until all users are trained in how to use the on-line reservation system..

New Users/ New Project: email Dr. Weiss for a free initial consultation and to plan your NIH budget request:

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