Figure 1 (image) Institute for Basic Science Share Print E-Mail Caption Optogenetic inhibition of mRNA translocation and translation in living cells. Blue light inactivation of protein translation from mRNA and the level of protein production is reduced with spatiotemporal precision. Credit IBS Usage Restrictions Please indicate the credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.