Innovations in Electrophysiology


Multi Channel Systems MCS GmbH
Quality Made in Germany
MEA workstation for recording and analyzing data from 60-electrode MEAs (microelectrode array). With integrated data acquisition for recording from 60 MEA electrodes and 8 additional analog channels. Integrated filter amplifier and 3-channel current or voltage stimulus generator. 

Complete with MEA2100-60-headstage, interface board, software, and accessories. USB High Speed data transfer with a sampling rate of up to 25 kHz/channel.

  • MEA2100 headstage (MEA2100-HS60):

           Pre- and filter amplifier with integrated data acquisition and analog-digital converter

  • Bandwidth adjustable via software
  • Data resolution: up to 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
  • 3 independent stimulus generators
  • Current stimulation at max. +/-1.5 mA
  • Voltage stimulation at max. +/-10 V
  • Sampling rate with Multi Channel Suite software: max. 25 kHz per channel
  • Integrated heating element (PT 100 sensor)
  • With installed metal plate for fixing perfusion equipment


           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 High Speed for transferring digitally converted data to any data acquisition computer with a sampling rate of up to 25 kHz (USB High Speed cable)
  • External power supply: 100-240 V input voltage range


  • Data acquisition and analysis software:
  • Including a 2 years maintenance package (software updates and support)


  • Accessories:

    • Test model probe
    • Signal generator
    • Spare parts
    • USB memory stick with user manuals and software


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