Illuminating pathogen-host intimacy through optogenetics.

  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},
  volume={14 7},
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