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Rotarod Performance Test MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Rotarod Performance Test
Tree Number(s)
E05.017.449
Unique ID
D045442
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D045442
Scope Note
A performance test based on forced MOTOR ACTIVITY on a rotating rod, usually by a rodent. Parameters include the riding time (seconds) or endurance. Test is used to evaluate balance and coordination of the subjects, particular in experimental animal models for neurological disorders and drug effects.
Entry Term(s)
Rotarod Assay
Rotarod Method
Rotarod Test
Previous Indexing
Motor Activity (1968-2003)
Motor Skills (1967-2003)
Public MeSH Note
2004
History Note
2004
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Rotarod Performance Test Preferred
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