"Can we edit the content of our memories? It’s a sci-fi-tinged question that Steve Ramirez and Xu Liu are asking in their lab at MIT. Essentially, the pair shoot a laser beam into the brain of a living mouse to activate and manipulate its memory. In this unexpectedly amusing talk they share not only how, but — more importantly —why they do this."
- Ramirez, S., Liu, X., Lin, P. A., Suh, J., Pignatelli, M., Redondo, R. L., Ryan, T. J., ... Tonegawa, S. (January 01, 2013). Creating a false memory in the hippocampus. Science (new York, N.y.), 341, 6144, 387-91. Retrieved from https://www.sciencemag.org/content/341/6144/387.short
- "8 Classic Movies about Memory Manipulation and How They Inspired Real Neuroscience," by Kate Torgovnick, TED Blog, August 15, 2013
- Steve Ramirez's blog