Measurement of the auditory brainstem response (ABR) to study auditory sensitivity in mice.


The ABR is an electroencephalographic response measured with scalp electrodes. It provides a quick, easy, and reliable method for physiological assessment of auditory sensitivity in mice. A series of brief tone pips or clicks is presented to an anesthetized mouse at a high rate of speed; each click evokes waves of neural activity in the brainstem that are… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/0471142301.ns0821bs34


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