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Multi Channel Systems MCS GmbH
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CMOS-MEA workstation for recording and analyzing data from active CMOS-MEAs. With integrated data acquisition for recording from 4225 MEA electrodes and 8 additional analog channels. Integrated filter amplifier and 3-channel voltage stimulus generator for stimulating 1024 stimulation sites on the CMOS chip.
Complete with CMOS-MEA-headstage, interface board, and accessories. USB High Speed data transfer with a sampling rate of up to 25 kHz/channel.


• CMOS-MEA5000 headstage:
  Pre- and filter amplifier with integrated data acquisition,
  stimulus generator, and analog-digital converter
  - Bandwidth adjustable via software
  - Data resolution: 14 bit
  - Direct access to each stimulation site for stimulation
    via internal stimulus generator.
  - Control of stimulator via the included data acquisition
    software CMOS-MEA-Control
  - Integrated blanking circuit for stimulus artifact suppression
  - 3 independent stimulus generators
  - Voltage stimulation at max. +/-2 V
  - Sampling rate max. 25 kHz per channel
• Interface board multiboot (IFB-C):
  Interface board with signal processor for real-time signal
  detection and feedback
  Includes various in-/outputs:
  - 16 possible boot images to operate all MCS headstages
of the modular 2100 amplifier suite
  - 16-bit digital input/output channels for TTL integration, 3.3/5 V compatible
(All channels accessible on the backside via Honda-PCS-XE68LFD,
additional bit 0-3 digital in and bit 0-3 digital out accessible on
the front via LEMO EPL.00.250.NTN)
  - Channel definition via software: IFB-Control
(free to download) – Boot image definition
  - 8 analog input channels, +/- 10 V voltage input range
@ 24 bit ADC accessible on the front
(All channels via DIL10Header-100mil, channel 1 and 2
additional via LEMO EPL.00.250.NTN)
  - Audio/stereo out (standard stereo jack 3.5 mm)
  - USB-3.0 type C data transfer to PC (cable included)
  - iX industrial, type B cable for connecting IFB-C to
headstage/signal collector unit/receiver (cable included)
  - DSP-JTAG for direct programming of the built-in DSP
  - Physical ground socket (4 mm socket)
  - External power supply included: 24 V/65 W, 110-240 V
• CMOS-MEA-Control program:
  - Data acquisition and analysis software
  - Including a 2 years maintenance package
    (software updates and support)
• Accessories:
  - Spare parts
  - CMOS dark chamber
  - CMOS tissue holder
  - USB memory stick with user manuals and software

Technical specifications as specified in the data sheet unless noted otherwise in the order.