Patch-clamp accessories including headstages, cables, and electrode holders

Axon Instruments consumables and accessories will satisfy all patch-clamp needs. A big part of this success has been the ability to provide a comprehensive range of high-quality consumables and accessories to address a breadth of applications.

  • Manufactured with quality

    Manufactured with quality

    Original equipment manufacturer accessories ensure your system operates reliably, performs according to operational specifications, and are evaluated in conformance with ISO9001.

  • Simplified Ordering process

    Simplified Ordering process

    Ordering accessories is easy. Simply contact one of our local offices by email or phone with the part number and quantity. For pricing, select the Request Pricing or Quote button and complete the form.

  • Responsive customer service

    Responsive customer service

    Global engineer network with over 20 years of industry experience ensure timely services with factory-approved parts. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with solid, reliable customer service.

Features

  • Headstages

    A wide selection of unity-gain voltage recording headstages is available in a variety of different current-passing gains.

  • Electrode holders, adapters, and components

    A variety of electrode holders, replacement caps, cone washers, pins, plugs, silver wire, silicone tubing and assemblies are available.

  • Model cells

    Model cells are available for oocytes, two-electrode voltage clamp/ discontinuous single-electrode voltage-clamp, whole-cell / single-channel patch-clamp, and bilayer conditions.

  • Ground lead cables

    Ground lead cable and solder pin cup packs for use with your model cells and patch-clamp recordings.

  • SoftPanel Controller

    Provides physical knob and button control for computer-controlled Axoclamp 900-series and MultiClamp 700-series amplifiers. Requires a USB connection.

  • Remote buzz for Axoclamp 900A

    Handheld buzz duration control for Axoclamp 900A Amplifier (1-50ms).

Resources of Axon Accessories

Videos and Demos

Calculate Decay Time Constant, and Perform Curve Fitting Using Axon pCLAMP Software

How to Combine Traces, Calculate Rise or Decay Time Constant, and Perform Curve Fitting Using Axon pCLAMP Software

Create Customized Command Waveforms Using pCLAMP Software

How to Create Customized Command Waveforms Using the pCLAMP Software

Use of Sequencing Keys, User List, and Stimulus File with pCLAMP Software

The Use of Sequencing Keys, User List, and Stimulus File with pCLAMP Software

Synchronizing Electrophysiology and Imaging Solutions with pCLAMP and MetaMorph Software

Synchronizing Electrophysiology and Imaging Solution with Axon pCLAMP and MetaMorph Software

Membrane Test Between Sweeps in Clampex & Analysis of Synaptic Events with Clampfit Data Analysis

Online Statistics, Membrane Test Between Sweeps in Clampex and Analysis of Synaptic Events with the Clampfit™ Data Analysis

Use of Axoporator for Single-cell Electroporation for Transfection and Dye-labeling

Use of the Axoporator 800A for Single-cell Electroporation for Transfection and Dye-labeling

Using Axoclamp 900A for Two-Electrode Voltage-Clamp of Xenopus Oocytes Expressing Ion Channels

Using the Axoclamp 900A for Two-Electrode Voltage-Clamp of Xenopus Oocytes Expressing Ion Channels

Use of Filters in Data Acquisition and the Clampfit Application

Writing Long-Term Potentiation and Depression Protocols and the Use of Filters in Data Acquisition and the Clampfit Application

Resistance Compensated Series

Series Resistance Compensated or Not

Using Electrophysiological Studies to Accelerate Mechanistic in Reception and Transmission

Using Electrophysiological Studies to Accelerate Mechanistic Study in Reception and Transmission

Hardware Choices for Optogenetics Considerations for Synchronized Light Patterning

Update and Hardware Choices for Optogenetics Considerations for Synchronized Light Patterning

Effects of Amyloid-Beta Proteins on hSlo1.1, a BK Channel, in Xenopus Oocyte Model

Investigations of the Effects of Amyloid-Beta Proteins on hSlo1.1, a BK Channel, in a Xenopus Oocyte Model

Nanopores-Electronic Tools for Single-Molecule Biophysics and Bio-Nanotechnologies

Nanopores-Electronic Tools for Single-Molecule Biophysics and Bio-Nanotechnologies

Axon Amplifiers and pCLAMP Software-key Features Reviews (Chinese version)

Axon Amplifiers and pCLAMP Software-key Features Reviews (Chinese version)

Using Clampfit in Basic Single Channel Analysis

Basic Single Channel Analysis Using Clampfit

Action Potential Analysis in Clampfit Module

Action Potential Analysis in Clampfit Module

A Walkthrough of Protocol Editor in pCLAMP Data Acquisition Module

A Walkthrough of the Protocol Editor in the pCLAMP Data Acquisition Module

A Walkthrough of Protocol Editor in pCLAMP (Chinese version)

A Walkthrough of Protocol Editor in pCLAMP (Chinese version)

Axon Accessories

Headstages

Description Details Part Number
Axoclamp 900A Headstage HS-9A X0.1U x0.1 headstage 1-2950-0359
Axoclamp 900A Headstage HS-9A X1U x1 headstage 1-2950-0360
Axoclamp 900A Headstage HS-9A X10U x10 headstage 1-2950-0361
Axoclamp 900A Headstage VG-9A X10U x10 virtual ground headstage 1-2950-0362
Axoclamp 900A Headstage VG-9A X100U x100 virtual ground headstage 1-2950-0363
MultiClamp 700B Headstage CV-7B Patch-clamp headstage 1-CV-7B
MultiClamp 700B Headstage CV-7B/BL Bilayer headstage 1-CV-7B/BL
MultiClamp 700B Headstage CV-7B/EC Electrochemistry headstage 1-CV-7B/EC

Electrode holders, adapters, and holder components

Description Details Part Number
Electrode Holder for U-Type Headstages Fits glass pipettes with outer diameter of 1.0 - 1.7 mm 1-HL-U
Electrode Holder Replacement Caps Set of 2 polycarbonate caps for HL-U holders 1-HL-CAP
Cone Washers 1.1mm ID Set of 10 orange cone washers for HL-U holders, fit glass with outer diameter of 1.0 - 1.1 mm 1-HLC-11
Cone Washers 1.3mm ID Set of 10 orange cone washers for HL-U holders, fit glass with outer diameter of 1.1 - 1.3 mm 1-HLC-13
Cone Washers 1.5mm ID Set of 10 orange cone washers for HL-U holders, fit glass with outer diameter of 1.3 - 1.5 mm 1-HLC-15
Cone Washers 1.7mm ID Set of 10 orange cone washers for HL-U holders, fit glass with outer diameter of 1.5 - 1.7 mm 1-HLC-17
Pins 1mm for HL-U Holders Set of 3 brass pins for HL-U holders, 1mm 1-HLP-U
2mm Plugs with Solder Cups Set of 5 general purpose gold plugs, 2mm, with solder cups 1-HLP-0
Silver Wire Set of 5 Ag wires, 0.25mm diameter, 50mm long 1-HLA-005
Silicone Tubing for Silver Wire 1mm ID x 70mm Long Silicone Tubing 1-HLT-70
Silver/Silver Chloride Pellet Assemblies Set of 3 Ag/AgCl pellet assemblies 1-HLA-003
Adapter For BNC Holders To U-Type Headstages Connects BNC holders to CV and HS headstages with threaded collets (U-type) 1-HLB-U
Right-Angle Adapter for HL-U Electrode Holders Fits CV and HS headstages with threaded collets (U-type) 1-HLR-U

Model Cells

Description Details Part Number
Model Cell for Oocytes Axoclamp/ GeneClamp model cell for oocytes. Connects to U-type HS series headstages 1-MCO-2U
Model Cell for TEVC / DSEVC Axoclamp/ GeneClamp model cell for two-electrode voltage clamp/ discontinuous single-electrode voltage-clamp conditions. Connects to U-type HS series headstages 1-CLAMP-1U
Model Cell for Whole Cell/ Single Channels Axopatch/ GeneClamp/ MultiClamp model cell for whole-cell / single-channel patch-clamp conditions. Connects to U-type CV series headstages 1-PATCH-1U
Model Cell for Bilayers Axopatch/ GeneClamp/ MultiClamp model cell for bilayer conditions. Connects to U-type CV series headstages 1-MCB-1U

Cables

Description Details Part Number
Cable To Connect Axoclamp 2 Headstages To Axoclamp 900A Amplifier Allows Axoclamp 2 headstages (HS-2, VG-2) to be used on Axoclamp 900A Amplifiers 1-2100-0934

Miscellaneous

Description Details Part Number
SoftPanel Amplifier Control Unit Provides physical knob and button control for computer-controlled Axoclamp 900-series and MultiClamp 700-series amplifiers. Requires a USB connection. 1-SOFTPANEL (USB)
Remote Buzz For Axoclamp 900A Hand-held buzz duration control for Axoclamp 900A Amplifier (1-50ms) 1-2950-0366
Silver/Silver Chloride Pellet Assemblies Set of 3 Ag/AgCl pellet assembly and Ag wire 1-HLA-003

Accessories, software and options for patch-clamp systems

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