MEA workstation for recording and analyzing data from four 60-electrode MEAs (microelectrode array). With integrated data acquisition for recording from 240 MEA electrodes and 8 additional analog channels. Integrated filter amplifier and 3-channel current or voltage stimulus generator.
Complete with two MEA2100-2x60-headstages, MCS-interface board 3.0 multiboot, data acquisition and analysis software, four 2-channel temperature controllers, four heatable perfusion cannulas with temperature sensor, peristaltic perfusion system, 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)
2 x MEA2100 headstage (MEA2100-HS2x60):
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 MC_Rack
- Integrated blanking circuit for stimulus artifact suppression
- 3 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 (20Ω, PT 100 sensor)
- With installed metal plate for fixing perfusion equipment
Interface board with signal processor for real-time signal detection and feedback.
Includes various in-/outputs:
- 4x Digital Out: Interface for output bit 0-3 of the 16-bit digital input / output channels (Lemo connector)
- 4x Digital In for synchronization with other instruments (bit 0-3) (Lemo connector)
- Digital IN / OUT: Interface for 16-bit digital input / output channels. Generates or accepts TTL-pulses.
- 1x Stereo Out: Possibility to export 2 channels (e.g on an oscilloscope or headphones making the signals audible)
- 2x Analog IN: Interface for 2 additional analog inputs (channel 1 and 2) (Lemo connector)
- Analog IN: 8-channel Analog input (channel 1-8)
- 1x Ground
- 1x Universal Serial Bus Super Speed for transferring digitally converted data to any data acquisition computer with a sampling rate of up to 50 kHz (USB Super Speed cable)
- 1x USB Serial Bus Super Speed for programing the integrated signal processor
- External power supply: 100-240 V input voltage range
4 x TC02:
2-channel temperature controller for biological samples - Set-point temperature reached fast within 30 seconds to 5 minutes - Control temperature range from ambient temperature to +105 °C - Precision controller using PI characteristics - 100-240 V input voltage range, external power supply
TCX-Control is a software to control the MCS temperature controllers. Through the quick USB interface, it is possible to adjust all settings of the TC01/02 temperature controller online.
4 x PH01:
- Heatable perfusion cannula with temperature sensor - Controlled by TC01/2
4 x PPS2:
- Peristaltic perfusion system with one inlet and one drain pump - Controlled by software or touch pad - Flow rate: 0 - 30 ml/min
- 8 magnetic perfusion holders - 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.