Gero Miesenboeck:
Gero Miesenboeck改造大脑

TEDGlobal 2010 · 17:34 · Filmed Jul 2010
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在探索测绘大脑的过程中,很多科学家都尝试过记录每个神经元的活动这项异常艰巨的任务。Gero Miesenboeck 反其道而行之, 他控制一些特定的神经元来搞清楚它们到底是起什么作用的,他通过一系列令人震惊的试验改变了果蝇对光的感知。

Using light and a little genetic engineering — optogenetics — Gero Miesenboeck has developed a way to control how living nerve cells work, and advanced understanding of how the brain controls behavior. Full bio
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