Kima - iPod Touch Microfluidic Pump

The Kima™ pump is a microfluidic recirculating pump controlled by an iPod Touch.


  • Fits inside standard CO2 incubators - maintaining temperature and humidity.
  • Recirculating long-term perfusion pump
  • Wash mode or pump mode
  • Flow rate:  15 - 35mL/hr ± 4%.
  • Dead volume:  < 300µL
  • Includes iPod Touch which can control up to 4 pump modules independently.
  • Wi-Fi communication.
  • Includes tubing kit for Vena8 biochips or alternative tubing kits for connection to any microfluidic biochip.
Applications:  Cell culture under shear stress/flow; Biofilm studies; cell culture in biochips with adherent cells (HUVECs), stem cells, HepG2 cells.

iPod Touch App for Kima pump showing Perfusion setting.