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Coauthors include graduate students Deniz Dalkara and Leah C. Byrne of UC Berkeley's Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute; graduate students Ryan R. Klimczak and Meike Visel of UC Berkeley's Department of Molecular and Cell Biology; and Lu Yin and William H. Merigan of the Flaum Eye Institute and Center for Visual Science at the University of Rochester.
The work was supported by the Nanomedicine Development Center for the Optical Control of Biological Function of the National Institutes of Health (Grant # PN2EY018241) and the Foundation Fighting Blindness.
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