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9781512427523

Lighting up the brain : the science of optogenetics

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"Discover the groundbreaking field of optogenetics, a biological technique that uses light to control cells in living tissue. Optogenetics helps researchers understand biochemical processes in live organisms and may someday be used to treat blindness, neural disorders, and other diseases."--

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Macedon Public Library TEEN 612.8 ZIM (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781512427523
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, : Twenty-First Century Books, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc., [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Mind games -- Brain study breakthroughs -- Reading the mind -- Mind control.
Summary, etc.:
"Discover the groundbreaking field of optogenetics, a biological technique that uses light to control cells in living tissue. Optogenetics helps researchers understand biochemical processes in live organisms and may someday be used to treat blindness, neural disorders, and other diseases."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 13-18.
Grades 9-12.
1120 Lexile.
Subject: Optogenetics > Juvenile literature.
Brain > Physiology > Juvenile literature.
Neurophysiology > Juvenile literature.


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