Optogenetics — The Art of Controlling Your Brain Using…..Light?

Let’s Take A Step Back

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Action Potentials → Electrical Activity

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Where did this all start?

What exactly is Optogenetics?

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How do opsins and neurons work together?

How is optogenetic stimulation different from electrical stimulation?

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Why do we want to know the specifics?

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TL;DR!

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