Innovations in Electrophysiology


Multi Channel Systems MCS GmbH
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Multiwell-MEA workstation for recording and analyzing data from multiwell MEA plates. With integrated data acquisition for recording from 288 MEA electrodes and 8 additional analog channels. Integrated filter amplifier and voltage stimulus generator (simultaneous stimulation in all wells possible. Any electrode can be selected for stimulation).
Complete with Multiwell-MEA headstage, MCS-interface board, data acquisition computer with preinstalled software, and accessories. USB High Speed data transfer with a sampling rate of up to 50 kHz/channel.

  • Multiwell-MEA headstage:
    Pre- and filter amplifier with integrated data acquisition and analog-digital converter
    - 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 Multiwell Screen
    - Integrated blanking circuit for stimulus artifact suppression
    - Integrated stimulus generator
    - Current stimulation at max. +/-1 mA
    - Voltage stimulation at max. +/-10 V
    - Sampling rate max. 50 kHz per channel
    - Integrated heating plate (controlled integrated temperature controller)
  • MCS-interface board (MCS-IFB):
    Interface board with 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 USB 3.0 for transferring digitally converted data to any data acquisition computer with a sampling rate of up to 50 kHz (USB High Speed cable).
    - External power supply: 100-240 V input voltage range
  • Multiwell Screen program:
    - Data acquisition and analysis software
    - Including a 2 years maintenance package (software updates and support)
  • Data acquisition computer:
    - PC with 2 monitors, keyboard and mouse
    - With preinstalled hardware operating system and software
  • Accessories:
    - Cable assembly
    - CD with user manuals and software

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