MBIC team develops optogenetic photosensitizer

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Researchers led by Carnegie Mellon University’s Molecular and Biosensor Imaging Center (MBIC) Director Marcel Bruchez have re-engineered a fluorescent probe into a powerful optogenetic photosensitizer that can be used to manipulate cells. The technology could help researchers better understand … Read More

MBIC/Duke Drug Screening

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Alan Waggoner, an MBIC Faculty Member and emeritus Director, in collaboration with researchers at Duke University, developed a rapid and simple method for studying protein trafficking using near-infrared fluorogens and fluorogen activating proteins. See the … Read More