A new thermode perfusion system for local temperature manipulation

S. H. Mills, F. E. South, V. M. Miller

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A thermode perfusion system incorporating a miniature heater was used to alter the local temperature in the brain of the marmot and of the cat. In the marmot, local temperature has been changed or clamped over a range of 35-39°C at the rate of 0.4°C/W. In the cat, local temperature has been increased by 1.5°C and decreased by 2°C at the rate of 0.15°C/W.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)725-727
Number of pages3
JournalPhysiology and Behavior
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1977


  • Local temperature
  • Manipulation
  • Marmot
  • Thermode perfusion system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Behavioral Neuroscience


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