medical Definition of optogenetics
- … scientists say optogenetics research is exciting because it gives them extraordinary control over specific brain circuits—and with it, new insights into an array of disorders, among them anxiety and Parkinson's disease.
- —Carl E. Schoonover et al., The New York Times, 17 May 2011
optogeneticplay \ˌäp-(ˌ)tō-jə-ˈnet-ik\ adjective
- optogenetic stimulation of neurons