Optogenetics: Shining light on biology

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I design and study proteins with light controlled activity.

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Optogenetics is the use of naturally occuring light sensing proteins to help study biology.

Optogenetics

Too fast to follow. Many processes in biology occur so quickly or in such complex environments that our traditional methods of studying them are not sufficient. Imagine...