Group house mice after surgery with the protective aluminum cap; it connects to the button magnetically. Use the VABMG tool to grip the button and mouse magnetically without hemostats. Use the VABM2L loop to connect the two channels (typically for bile circulation).

Features and Benefits

  • Polyester surgical felt or silicone disk implanted under the skin
  • 25ga catheter connectors
  • Catheters are not exposed, preventing evaporation and improving patency
  • Closed system allows aseptic technique and positive pressure technique which can improve patency significantly
  • Group house using the protective cap
  • Order mice from Charles River, The Jackson Laboratory or Envigo with the buttons installed as a surgical service, or...
  • To learn the surgery yourself, take an in-person or online course

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