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Small Animal Treadmills

June 6, 2014 1:52 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Coulbourn Instruments has introduced a line of high-performance small animal treadmills. These units are suitable for forced exercise training and muscle fatigue studies in rodents in labs. The treadmills feature a high-performance, silent motor, even at high speeds, that reduces stress to subjects and provides smooth operation.

Cage and utensil tunnel washer

August 6, 2013 5:53 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The 3200LS Series cage and utensil tunnel washer from Getinge is designed to clean, sanitize and...

Animal transfer station

August 6, 2013 5:22 pm | Product Releases | Comments

This durable, easily maneuverable animal transfer station features an ergonomically engineered,...

Moisture-control flooring

August 6, 2013 5:16 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Stonhard’s Stondri MVT is a two-component epoxy polymer primer system specifically designed to...

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Cage meets world guidelines

June 3, 2013 2:28 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The 502 Ultra-Air Cage from Alternative Design meets world guidelines for mouse space and density, includes a patented concave/convex seal design to prevent leaks, and features air delivery above animal level for low velocity at animal level.

IVC housing

June 3, 2013 1:55 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Lightweight and engineered to reduce cost, Allentown’s NexGen retains high quality standards while providing the LAS industry with a fresh take on research animal housing. Clear polysulfone caging together with strategically placed structural uprights make it easy for you and your staff to perform routine day-to-day operations.  

IVC racks for disposable caging

June 3, 2013 1:34 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Innorack 3.0 is a high performance IVC rack designed to be used with the Innovive IVC Disposable Rodent Caging System. This high density rack operates in POS/NEG modes, features advanced airflow technology and dual HEPA-filtration ventilation. The rack also comes with a dynamic digital controller that has built-in Wifi for remote monitoring and information management (RackNet).


Detect water leakage on racks

June 3, 2013 1:31 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Tecniplast LDS (Leakage Detection System) prevents flooding inside IVC cages by detecting any water leakage event in its earliest stage and sending an alarm to the operators. The system is comprised of a series of sensor plates mounted on the rear side of the racks just below each cage.

Automated watering ensures constant supply

July 27, 2012 6:00 am | Product Releases | Comments

Automated Watering Solutions, by Rees Scientific, help make the vivarium a better place for the animal residents and their caregivers.

Animal management software improves vivariums

July 27, 2012 5:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ensure proper animal welfare while performing valuable research with the intuitive, easy-to-use SmartLab solution by Edstrom.

Autoclaves essential for lab animal research

June 5, 2012 11:41 am | Product Releases | Comments

Sterilization in a laboratory environment has unique requirements. Choosing the right steam sterilizer depends on several considerations: load diversity, frequency of use, available services, and load volumes.

Animal research stations are versatile

June 5, 2012 11:38 am | Product Releases | Comments

The PuriCare line of enclosures, from Labconco Corp., provides protection and ergonomic benefits for small laboratory animal transfer and bedding disposal operations.


UPS systems are scalable, reliable

May 15, 2012 9:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

The FN Series of stand-alone, on-line uninterruptible power supply (UPS), from Falcon UPS, offers scalability and reliability at an economical cost.

Cage washer provides continuous cleaning and drying

July 29, 2011 6:51 am | Product Releases | Comments

STERIS' Basil 6700 Tunnel Cage Washer features a conveyor system for efficient, continuous cleaning and drying of lab animal cages, drinking bottles, pans, and other items.

Caging offers disposable, recyclable options

June 1, 2011 10:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

IVC rodent caging systems from Innovive provide a draft-free cage environment via high pressure and low-velocity airflow.

Washers provide performance, productivity

June 1, 2011 10:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

The GEW series of cage and rack washers, by Getinge, features a tempered, laminated, full-glass door that automatically opens and closes with the touch of a button, providing easy visual inspection during the cleaning process.

Automated watering adds efficiency

June 1, 2011 10:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Automated animal watering systems from Edstrom encompass all the necessary equipment—from purification and treatment to water distribution piping and drinking valves.


Enclosures aid animal research

June 1, 2011 10:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Labconco Corp.’s PuriCare line of enclosures provides protection and ergonomic benefits for small laboratory animal transfer and bedding disposal operations.

Self-administration box designed for animal studies

January 25, 2010 7:02 am | Product Releases | Comments

Panlab Harvard Apparatus has introduced the Self-Administration Box for reward and addiction studies in small laboratory animals.

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