STARR Life Sciences Corp. manufactures the MouseOx Plus® pulse oximeter, the world’s first and only patented non-invasive vital signs monitor specifically designed for mice, rats, and other small laboratory animals.
The MouseOx Plus® is the second generation of the original mouse pulse oximeter and physiological monitor. It is clinically validated and has been used and cited in a multitude of published studies, including Lung Injury and Influenza Models. The MouseOx Plus® works on mice, rats and other small animals.
Software for MouseOx Plus®
The versatility of MouseOx Plus’s Software Modules allow it to be used as a surgical vital sign monitor for a wide variety of life science research models. Whether you need to simply monitor vital signs, or record data from anaesthetised or conscious mice or rats, we have a software module to meet your research needs.
Available software modules :
Sensors for MouseOx Plus®
The MouseOx Plus® has multiple sensors available to monitor or record measurements on both conscious and anaesthetised mice, rats and other small animals.
Available sensors :
Mouse Thigh Sensor
Mouse Paw Sensor
Rat Foot Sensor
MRI Compatible Sensor
Multiplexers for MouseOx Plus®
The Multiplexer is a sensor switching unit for MouseOx Plus®. It allows 1 MouseOx Plus® to monitor and record data from up to 8 or 16 subjects, using one MouseOx Plus® control unit. The Multiplexer 8T with Temperature allows you to monitor and record the data, including temperature, from a single MouseOx Plus® control when using the Temperature probe and Software Module.
STARR-Link Analog Data Output Module
The STARR-Link is an Analog Data Output Module for the MouseOx Plus that converts the calculated parameters to an analog voltage output. The output voltage range is from 0 to 5 volts.
Small Animal Enclosures
The Animal Enclosures are designed to work with the MouseOx Plus to provide a low-stress environment while monitoring or collecting data on conscious mice or rats.