Description[ MK-350D Hot Plate Analgesia Meter is designed for the investigation of the effect of the analgesic drugs.
When a rat is placed on the hot plate kept at a given temperature, it starts to show, depending upon the preset temperature, the responses such as
- Licking the paw
When the desired response is recognized, step on the pedal switch or press the START-STOP switch and the response time will be displayed on the LCD.
Using the DCS-TF&HP Data Collection Software (Windows Version) the data obtained can be exported to a personal computer and saved as a CSV file.
Temperature can be set from ambient temp. to 80°C by 0.1°C steps.
Response time measurement is available in two modes : (1) One response time (2) Up to 3 response time