Bacterial phytochromes as optogenetic tools

Description

Optogenetics is a rising field of research in which behavior of the cells is controlled by light. Phytochromes are have properties that make them attractive candidates for optogenetic applications. In the Project, novel optogenetic tools based on bacterial phytochromes will be created.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date01/01/201831/12/2020

Keywords

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology