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Organic light-emitting diodes for optogenetic stimulation of Drosophila larvae

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Optogenetics is an emerging method in biology that enables controlling neurons with light. We use organic light-emitting diodes to stimulate neurons in Drosophila larvae and investigate subsequent behavioral changes at different light intensities.
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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings, Light, Energy and the Environment
PublisherOptical Society of American (OSA)
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9780960038046
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StatePublished - 14 Nov 2016
EventOSA Light, Energy and the Environment Congress - Leipzig, Germany

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NameFourier Transform Spectroscopy
PublisherOptical Society of America

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ConferenceOSA Light, Energy and the Environment Congress
CountryGermany
CityLeipzig
Period14/11/1617/11/16
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  • Medical optics and biotechnology – lllumination design, Thin film devices and applications, Organic materials

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