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Port-a-Patch mini

Number of recording channels
20 - 50 data points per day
Successful whole-cell recordings
70 - 90%
Seal resistance
> 1 GΩ
Series resistance
< 10 MΩ
Chip resistance
2 - 3.5 MΩ (various other resistances available)
Recording configuration
Whole-cell and perforated patch
Cell types
Cell lines (e.g. CHO or HEK)
Stem cells (e.g. cardiac, neuronal)
Primary cells (e.g. red blood cells, immune cells, epithelial cells, cancer cell lines, smooth muscle cells, synoviocytes, etc)
Whole-cell stability
∼ 20 minutes
Liquid consumption
∼ 30 µl/compound
Unlimited solution additions
Consumable shelf life time
> 1 year
Current clamp
Integrated as standard

Standard Delivery Package

The Port-a-Patch mini system includes:

  • Port-a-Patch recording station (including Faraday top)
  • Port-a-Patch Suction Control, USB-controlled (no house vacuum needed)
  • Pico 2 amplifier (Tecella)
  • PatchControl mini software
  • WinWCP software
  • Laptop (optional)
  • NPC-1 chips
  • Reagent starter kit
  • Tutorial instruction video
  • 1 year warranty with further optional comprehensive service plans available

How can we help you?

Contact our specialist Dr. Patrick Mumm (Product Manager of the Port-a-Patch family). Patrick is delighted to help you:
or call: +49 89 2190 95-099
or connect via LinkedIn