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Using Looming Visual Stimuli to Evaluate Mouse Vision

DOI :

10.3791/59766-v

June 13th, 2019

June 13th, 2019

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1Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine

To examine mouse vision, we conducted a looming test. Mice were placed in a large square arena with a monitor on its ceiling. The looming visual stimulus consistently evoked freezing or flight reactions in the mice.

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