A blog for scientists, students and techs using the Elevated Plus Maze. We talk to dozens of plus-maze and elevated plus-maze users and have years of experience in the field. In the blog we discuss what's happening in the field, how to set up most effectively, get the best data.
Monday, November 4, 2013
Elevated Plus Maze and the HVS Image 2014
This week at Society for Neuroscience in San Diego sees a new step forward in elevated plus maze with the launch of HVS Image 2014 and its Elevated Plus Maze modules. As well as the new start of the art fully guided quick set-up and easy calibration, it aims at overcoming some of the ongoing criticisms of EPM in assessing 'risk assessment' defensive behaviors in rodents and their resemblance to of the behavioral/somatic symptoms of generalized anxiety in humans by focusing on finding the best indicator variables in your analysis. These include internal support for statistical and methodological procedures to allow compensation for one-trial tolerance (OTT)
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