Royston, UK (21st September 2011) – Following the global success of the Mitos P-
Pump, microfluidics expert Dolomite has launched the Mitos P-Pump Basic offering
a flexible and cost effective solution for microfluidic systems operating from nl/min to
Using the innovative pulseless Mitos P-Pump technology, the Mitos P-Pump Basic
features data logging and control via free PC software. With excellent response time
and accuracy, it is ideal for use with viscous liquids and microfluidic systems where
highly stable flow is required for applications such as cell manipulation, microreactions
and droplet formation.
Operating over a wide pressure range of 0 – 10bar, the Mitos P-Pump Basic offers
smooth fluid flow increasing quality and stability of microfluidic experiments, such as
droplet generation, compared to traditional syringe pump technology. The pump also features a lockable pressure chamber which is easily accessible and accommodates a
wide range of standard and non-standard fluid vessels. With the ability to contain
samples from 100µl to 30ml, the Mitos P-Pump Basic uses fluid directly from the
container eliminating sample waste.
The Mitos P-Pump Basic can be used together with Dolomite’s Mitos Flow Rate Sensor
and Sensor Display Basic allowing users to measure micro-scale flow rates. Unique
experimental profiles can be easily set up using LabVIEWTM.
For further information on Dolomite’s range of pumps as well as a complete portfolio
of microfluidic products including chips, connectors/ interconnects, valves and custom
devices please visit www.dolomite microfluidics.com.
The Dolomite Centre Limited
Established in 2005 as the world’s first Microfluidic Application Centre, Dolomite focused on working with
customers to turn their concepts for microfluidic applications into reality. Today, Dolomite is the world
leader in solving microfluidic problems. With offices in the UK and US and distributors throughout the rest
of the world, its clients range from universities developing leading-edge analytical equipment, to
manufacturers of chemical, life science and clinical diagnostics systems.
Dolomite is pioneering the use of microfluidic devices for small-scale fluid control and analysis, enabling
manufacturers to develop more compact, cost-effective and powerful instruments. By combining specialist
glass, quartz and ceramic technologies with knowledge of high performance microfluidics, Dolomite is able
to provide solutions for a broad range of application areas including environmental monitoring, clinical
diagnostics, food and beverage, nuclear, agriculture, petrochemical, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and
chemicals. Furthermore Dolomite's in-house micro-fabrication facilities that include clean rooms and
precision glass processing facilities allow to prototype and test all solutions rapidly which ensures a faster
development cycle and reduces the time to market.
For more information please visit www.dolomite-microfluidics.com