Innovations in Electrophysiology
Multi Channel Systems MCS GmbH
Made in Germany

MEA workstation for recording and analyzing data from 256-electrode MEAs (microelectrode array). With integrated data acquisition for recording from 256 MEA electrodes and 8 additional analog channels. Integrated filter amplifier and 2-channel current or voltage stimulus generator.
Complete with MEA2100-256-headstage, interface board, data acquisition and analysis software, power supply, and accessories. USB High Speed data transfer with a sampling rate of up to 50 kHz/channel.

  • Data acquisition and analysis software Multi Channel Suite:

    - Including a 2 years maintenance package (software updates and support)

  • MEA2100 headstage (MEA2100-HS256):

    Pre- and filter amplifier with integrated data acquisition and analog-digital converter
    - Gain and bandwidth adjustable via software
    - Data resolution: 24 bit
    - Direct access to each electrode for stimulation via internal stimulus generator
    - Control of stimulator via the included data acquisition software
    - Integrated blanking circuit for stimulus artifact suppression
    - 2 independent stimulus generators
    - Current stimulation at max. +/-1.5 mA
    - Voltage stimulation at max. +/-10 V
    - Sampling rate max. 50 kHz per channel
    - Integrated heating element (PT 100 sensor)
    - With installed metal plate for fixing of perfusion equipment

  • 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 (DIL14Header-100mil-angeled)
    - Physical ground socket (4 mm socket)
    - External power supply included: 24 V/65 W, 110-240 V

  • Accessories:

    - Cable assembly
    - Test model probe
    - Signal generator
    - Spare parts
    - CD with user manuals and software

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