An imaging system for C. Elegans behavior

Matthew A. Churgin, Christopher Fang-Yen

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Many experiments in C. elegans neurobiology and development benefi t from automated imaging of worm behavior. Here we describe procedures for building a fl exible and inexpensive imaging system using standard optical and mechanical components.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMethods in Molecular Biology
PublisherHumana Press Inc.
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
ISSN (Print)10643745


  • Behavior
  • C. elegans
  • Imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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    Churgin, M. A., & Fang-Yen, C. (2015). An imaging system for C. Elegans behavior. In Methods in Molecular Biology (Vol. 1327, pp. 199-207). (Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 1327). Humana Press Inc..