Suite of Tools Aids Cardiovascular Research


January 19, 2010

A family of cardiovascular research products used to assess cardiac performance and hemodynamics, both in vivo and in vitro is available from iWorks. The systems, software and components are used for a number of research applications, including measuring and analyzing blood pressure, electrocardiograms, blood flow and cardiac output, pressure-volume, sonomicrometry dimension and volume, isolated Langendorff and working heart models and isolated tissue studies.

iWorx LabScribe2 recording and analysis software provides a comprehensive set of preconfigured routines to simplify data interpretation and analysis. Specific software modules for cardiovascular research are available to analyze pressure signals, blood flow data, ECG recordings, ventricular pressure-volume loops and sonomicrometry dimension data. The software can display up to 128 channels of data simultaneously at sampling rates as high as 100,000 samples/second.

iWorx cardiovascular research solutions include complete tissue baths systems, blood flow systems, and myograph systems. A wide range of transducers, amplifiers, signal conditioners, multi-channel data recorders and accessories can be used for in situ experiments, isolated heart preparations and isolated tissue protocols.

The suite was launched in January 2010.

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