Sensory Behavior Core
Robert Gereau, PhD
Judith Golden, PhD
*Please contact this Core directly for
CSRB (Pain Center)
5th Floor (5530)
The Sensory Behavior Core offers a variety of sensory and motor tests on mice on a fee-for-service basis. Tests of thermal sensitivity, thermal preference, mechanical sensitivity, visceral sensitivity, responses to inflammation and nerve injury and a variety of sensory/motor tests are available.
Service available to:
All entities, including for-profit organizations
Priority service for:
Specific groups, centers or departments – see Additional Information for details
Washington University Pain Center investigators receive priority.
Washington University Pain Center
The Sensory Behavior Core offers a variety of sensory and motor tests on mice on a fee-for-service basis. Tests of thermal sensitivity, thermal preference, mechanical sensitivity, and a variety of sensory/motor tests are available. For specific services and testing apparatus that are available please contact the core.
$30 per hour for Washington University Pain Center Investigators;
$40 per hour for Washington University Investigators not affiliated with the Pain Center;
$50 per hour for Investigators outside of Washington University.
For industry contracts, contact for details.
Standard Washington University Division of Comparative Medicine (DCM) per diem charges will apply to each individual investigator. Additional fees will apply if investigators outside of Washington University require transportation of their animals to the facility.