The Jackson Laboratory andSorbonne Universitésare pleased to offer a NEW one-of-a-kind workshop on stereotaxic surgery in the laboratory mouse in Paris, France. This three-day intensive hands-on workshop is for those wishing to obtain training in the use of stereotaxic surgical techniques for brain manipulation. In addition to learning about different types of stereotaxic devices, this workshop also covers:
Survival Surgery Standards
How to Read a Vernier scale and Brain Atlas
Animal Positioning (Placing Ear Bars)
How to Define Bregma
Brain Cannulation (Including ICVC and Bi-Lateral)
CSF (cerebral spinal fluid) Collection
*This workshop may be used for continuing education units for AALAS re-certification.
*This workshop will be held in English.
Please see the attached sample schedule for an idea of course flow and content.
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