Light-sensitive Ion-passing Molecules


The invention provides polynucleotides and methods for expressing light- activated proteins in animal cells and altering an action potential of the cells by optical stimulation. The invention also provides animal cells and non-human animals comprising cells expressing the light-activated proteins.

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