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Definition of Rates

Base Rate:  rate calculated, according to NIH regulations, that estimates as closely as possible the cost to provide the service.

Non-Academic Rate:  The base rate inflated by no more than the current NIH on campus F&A rate (56%) to be charged for work done for a for-profit organization that is not tied to a faculty member at an academic institution.

Prices effective as of NOVEMBER 1, 2013

The listed prices assumes the use of our standard protocol for each task and a total of 16 subjects tested (n=8 for two groups). In addition to our listed services we can work with you to establish additional services you may be interested in at our rate of $68/hour

Behavioral Test
Activity $68.00
Mouse/Rat Locomotor Activity 3.00 $204.00
Mouse/Rat Circadian Rhythm 5.00 $340.00
Arousal
Mouse Behavioral Sleep Latency Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Coordinated Movement
Rotorod 6.00 $408.00
Grid Performance 5.00 $340.00
Stride Length 6.00 $408.00
Automated Gate Analysis 12.00 $816.00
Beam Traversal 8.00 $544.00
Pole Test 8.00 $544.00
Abnormal InvoluntaryMovements Time Variable $68 per hour
Learning and Memory
Mouse Morris Water Maze 21.00 $1,428.00
Mouse Radial Maze 32.00 $2,176.00
Mouse Social Discrimination 15.00 $1,20.00
Mouse Social Memory 13.00 $884.00
Mouse Fear Conditioning 8.00 $544.00
Rat Morris Water Maze 10.00 $680.00
Y-Maze Task Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Novel Object Recognition Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Anxiety
Mouse Elevated Plus Maze 6.00 $408.00
Mouse Dark/Light Test 5.00 $340.00
Mouse/Rat Open Field 4.00 $272.00
Depression
Mouse Forced Swim Test 6.00 $408.00
Rat Forced Swim Test 8.00 $544.00
Mouse Tail Suspension Test 6.00 $408.00
Novelty-Supressed Feeding Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Chronic Mild Stress Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Seizure Susceptibility
Mouse/Rat Flurothyl 5.00 $340.00
Mouse/Rat Kanic Acid Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Mouse/Rat Pentylenetetrazole 6.00 $408.00
Mouse/Rat Bicuculline Time Variable $68.00 per hour
Mouse/Rat Audiogenic 3.00 $204.00
Reward/Reinforcement
Mouse/Rat Drug-Induced Locomotion 5.00 $340.00
Mouse/Rat Sensitization 20.00 $1,360.00
Mouse CPP 22.00 $1,496.00
Rat CPP 25.00 $1,700.00
Mouse Oral Self-Administration 15.00 $1,020.00
Aggression
Mouse Intruder Aggression 11.00 $748.00
Surgeries Labor/Subject
Mouse/Rat Stereotax 0.75 $51.00
Mouse Ovariectomies 1.00 $68.00
Rat IV Catheter 1.50 $102.00
Mouse/Rat Osmotic Mini-Pump 0.50 $34.00

Rodent Behavioral Core Facility