How well can your Brain be Remotely-Controlled by light flashes from your digital devices? Optogeneticists want to know… — ‚This Side of Life‘

„Roberto Malinow and his colleagues approached this problem using a technique called Roberto Malinow and his colleagues approached this problem using a technique called optogenetics. This involves inserting the gene encoding a light-sensitive protein called optogenetics Channelrhodopsin into specific groups of neurons, so that the cells can be switched on or off with remarkable precision, with pulses of laser light delivered via an optical fibre into the brain.“

How well can your Brain be Remotely-Controlled by light flashes from your digital devices? Optogeneticists want to know… — ‚This Side of Life‘

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