Dr Kamala Jayanthi P D, Nation Fellow Lab, Division of Entomology and Nematology, ICAR-IIHR, Bangalore. [email protected], 080 23086100 Ext 306
EAD:4-channel USB acquisition controller, micromanipulator, Stimulus controller unit:EAG AND GC/EAD signal recording and analysisProgram:effluent conditioning assembly; Narishige pipette puller for glass Electrode preparation
GC:0 to 60-psi capillary inlet system with EPCfor split/splitless operation, Flame ionization detector (FID) for packed and capillary columns, Open lab CDSChemstation software for control.
The instrument could be use in discovery of chemical molecule responsible for insect attraction, aggregation, repellence and insect ecological behaviour.
Electrophysiological response recording
1. Electro physiological response of insect antennae can be record for various chemical compounds