All optical platform for parallel and spatiotemporal control of neuronal activity

Sheng Wang*, Yuan Wang, Stephanie Szobota, Matthew Volgraf, Zhaowei Liu, Cheng Sun, Dirk Trauner, Ehud Y. Isacoff, Xiang Zhang

*Corresponding author for this work

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The platform is realized by delivering spatiotemporally complex optical stimuli through a digital micromirror spatiotemporal light modulator to cells expressing the light-activated channels, which have been labeled with a calcium dye to report of activity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528612
StatePublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 19 2008Oct 23 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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