Activity wheels are commonly used in several different possible scientific studies. From the measure of circadian activity rhythms to studies on drug screening and Neuromuscular disease and to studies of energy balance and obesity as initial examples.
The DVC® Running Wheel offers the possibility to automate the data collection directly from the IVC cage simply enabling this functionality in the DVC® system. All DVC® boards are already pre-arranged with special sensors able to detect DVC® Running Wheels rotations
Main benefits are: