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Table 1 Performance of the head holder in two studies [8, 15]

From: A self-adjusting head holder without ear-bars for guinea pigs

Study Number of animals Minimal body weight (g) Maximal body weight (g) Duration of the experiment (h) Total number of recorded units Total number of single units Duration of stable unit recording (h) Number of mapped sites per animal Distance between mapped sites (μm)
Anatomy of cortical representations 41 360 760 1–2 ≥ 20 ~ 300
Recording of cortical neuronal activity 38 380 940 10 on average 291 94 0.5–3.5