A new analytical system for quantification scratching behaviour in mice.

@article{Orito2004ANA,
  title={A new analytical system for quantification scratching behaviour in mice.},
  author={Kensuke Orito and Yoichi Chida and Chie Fujisawa and Peter D Arkwright and Hiroshi Matsuda},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={150 1},
  pages={33-8}
}
BACKGROUND Scratching behaviour is an important component of human atopic dermatitis. The duration of scratching determines the extent of skin damage and thus the rash, but quantification of this is difficult. Establishment of a method for measuring the duration of scratching is important in order to make objective assessments of the factors that may cause… CONTINUE READING