Illuminating pathogen-host intimacy through optogenetics.

@article{ArroyoOlarte2018IlluminatingPI,
  title={Illuminating pathogen-host intimacy through optogenetics.},
  author={Ruben Dario Arroyo-Olarte and Laura Thurow and Vera Kozjak-Pavlovic and Nishith Gupta},
  journal={PLoS pathogens},
  year={2018},
  volume={14 7},
  pages={
          e1007046
        }
}
The birth and subsequent evolution of optogenetics has resulted in an unprecedented advancement in our understanding of the brain. Its outstanding success does usher wider applications; however, the tool remains still largely relegated to neuroscience. Here, we introduce selected aspects of optogenetics with potential applications in infection biology that… CONTINUE READING