Systems and methods for an optical nanoscale array for sensing and recording of electrically excitable cells

Inventors:- D. R. Englund, A. A. Lazar, C. Rastogi, and Y. B. Slutskiy
Patent Publication Number:- WO/2012/174112 , Publication Date 20 December, 2012
Application Number:- PCT/US2012/042255 , Filing Date:- 13 June 2012
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The present invention relates to signaling mechanisms that transduce magnetic inputs into physiological cellular outputs. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for non-invasively controlling cellular signaling functions and behaviors by harnessing receptor-mediated and intracellular molecular-mediated signal transduction using nanomagnetic cellular switches.