Laser illuminate chemistry of vision

Baggott, Jin
November 1991
New Scientist;11/23/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1796, p22
Reports on the use of lasers to determine the chemical reaction initiated by light during research conducted by researchers from the University of California in Berkeley. Focus of research on rhodopsin which is extracted from bulls' eye; Success of the effort of the chemists to study the reaction due to their use of ultrafast lasers.


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