New Tissue Shaped with Light

Use of optogenetics to reconstitute epithelial folding in embryonic Drosophila tissues

New Microscope for Optogenetics

Innovative method provides more than 100 times larger field of view for studying brain activity

Light Pulses Control Neuron Activity

Controlling firing pattern of neurons by manipulating the phase of the spectral components of the light

DNA as Photonic Materials

Scientists fine-tune organic thin films to achieve the desired index of refraction

3D-Printing of a Microscope

A new low-cost system for fluorescence microscopy and optogenetics

Innovations Network Optogenetics Proposed

Laser Zentrum Hannover initiates nationwide forum within BMBF framework

Implantable Probe for Brain Images

Optical probes overcome light scattering in deep-brain imaging