Experimental Setup and Method for Lateral Impact in Rats (image) Science China Press Share Print E-Mail Caption This shows (a) Experimental setup (b) schematic diagrams of rats encountering the lateral thorax strike and the lateral abdomen strike. X- the lateral thorax strike, F- the lateral abdomen strike. Credit ©Science China Press Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.