UNIT 6.24 EEG Recording in Rodents, with a Focus on Epilepsy

  1. C. Martín del Campo1,
  2. José L. Pérez Velázquez2,
  3. Miguel A. Cortez Freire2

Published Online: 1 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/0471142301.ns0624s49

Current Protocols in Neuroscience

Current Protocols in Neuroscience

How to Cite

Martín del Campo, C., Velázquez, J. L. P. and Freire, M. A. C. 2009. EEG Recording in Rodents, with a Focus on Epilepsy. Current Protocols in Neuroscience. 49:6.24:6.24.1–6.24.24.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: OCT 2009


This unit describes the materials, methods, and analytical techniques available for the study of electrical activity of neural tissue in rodents in both homeostatic and disease states, with emphasis on epileptogenesis. A table containing a list of suppliers of relevant materials and equipment is also provided. Curr. Protoc. Neurosci. 49:6.24.1-6.24.24. © 2009 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.


  • EEG;
  • rodent;
  • signal analysis;
  • intracranial recording;
  • epilepsy