ABCF - User guidelines

The Animal Behavior Core facility is open to all researchers who have access to KM-B and PKL.

ABCF user must have gained access to the animal facility (KM-B or PKL) and hold ethical permit for the experiments the intend to run. Users also need to have an iLab account with valid payment information.

Access to KM-B

To access KM-B, please contact KM-A and B administration to book an introduction.

Tick@Lab animal database

Before you can start research in KM-B involving animal experiments, you have to be added to Tick@Lab. For further information please contact tick.at.lab@km.ki.se.

Ethics license and application

You need a valid ethics license to perform animal experiments.

Booking of lab space

You can book lab space and equipment (KM-B and PKL) at https://karolinska.corefacilities.org/account/login

Behavioral Rooms for mice KM-B, level M7

Refer to the map for room numbers and equipment when booking in Node KM-B.

Map over behavioral Rooms for mice KM-B, level M7
Behavioral Rooms for mice KM-B, level M7.

Behavioral Rooms for rats and mice KM-B, level K6

  • Room K6242: Video tracking (rat)
  • Room K6243: Video recording (rat)
  • Room K6341: Activity monitor (mice)
Map of Map over behavioural rooms for rats KM-B, level K6.
Behavioural rooms for rats KM-B, level K6.