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Muscle Physiology

Aurora Scientific’s muscle physiology products are designed to test the force-length-velocity characteristics of all types of muscle …

· human performance
· fatigue
· injury rehabilitation

· myosin thick & thin filaments
· myofibrillar protein function
· cardiac scaffolds & constructs

· Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)
· cachexia & sarcopenia
· gerontology & aging

· knockout mouse function
· signaling and transduction pathways
· muscle regulatory proteins

· muscle contractile properties
· muscle architecture
· muscle metabolism

· muscle energetics
· muscle morphology
· locomotion

Neuroscience

Aurora Scientific has developed innovative test systems used in olfactory research to validate odors presented to specimens and to …

· neural response
· odour dynamics
· temporal coding

· odor plume tracking
· insect flight behaviour
· pheromone trails

· pain research
· mechanical nociception
· tactile discrimination

Material Science

Aurora Scientific’s unique Dual-Mode muscle lever aids a variety of researchers looking at materials such as MEMS, hydrogels, …

· connective tissue
· muscle tissue
· epithelial tissue

· dielectric elastomer actuators
· electroactive polymers (EAPs)
· gels & scaffolds

· carbon nanotubes (CNTs)
· microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
· microspheres

Legacy Applications

Aurora Scientific’s legacy applications include our fast response gas sensors, the fastest PID sensors on the market. Dispersion …

· plume dispersion
· concentration fluctuations
· building infiltration/HVAC

· microseismic monitoring
· microseismic source location
· in-seam crack detection in potash