Animal Behavioural Facility (ABF)


The Bosch Institute’s Animal Behavioural Facility (ABF) is a centre for researchers working with rodents, with a focus on behavioural analyses. We offer access to sophisticated rodent behavioural testing equipment, including:

The Bosch Institute’s Animal Behavioural Facility (ABF) is the only multi-user centre for the study of rodent behaviour in Australia. We offer a range of services and access to sophisticated behavioural testing , including:

We provide expertise for all aspects of experimental design, execution and analyses, as well as novel behavioural solutions and ongoing support.

To become a registered member of the ABF, please complete the registration form. All registered users, once trained, will have access to the available equipment and services.

We also offer A Practical Introduction to Working with Laboratory Mice. Please enquire to arrange a session or for further information.

Contact us

The Bosch Institute Animal Behavioural Facility Research Officer:

Mr Thomas Burton
Ph: 9114 1431

ABFO Thomas Burton

ABF Officer Thomas Burton