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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2014, Article ID 895039, 10 pages
Review Article

Optogenetics: Novel Tools for Controlling Mammalian Cell Functions with Light

Department of Medical Engineering, National Defense Medical College, 3-2 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359-8513, Japan

Received 13 December 2013; Revised 7 February 2014; Accepted 9 February 2014; Published 28 April 2014

Academic Editor: Rudolf Steiner

Copyright © 2014 Toshihiro Kushibiki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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