There are many reasons to automate the collection of blood samples from mice: elimination of handling stress, precise control over
A complete system consists of an automated blood sampler unit (one per animal), a swivel and tether system primed with heparinized saline, and a catheterized mouse with a Vascular Access Button™. In many parts of the world, you can order mice with the catheter and VAB™ implanted as a surgical service so that they arrive at your facility recovered from surgery. You can group house the animals until they are placed on study.
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