George C. Brainard, PhD

George C. Brainard, PhD

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901 Walnut Street
Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-9425

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. The development of lighting countermeasures for sleep disruption and circadian misalignment during spaceflight
  2. Effects of daytime exposure to light from blue-enriched light-emitting diodes on the nighttime melatonin amplitude and circadian regulation of rodent metabolism and physiology
  3. Short-wavelength enrichment of polychromatic light enhances human melatonin suppression potency
  4. The influence of red light exposure at night on circadian metabolism and physiology in Sprague-Dawley rats
  5. Diurnal spectral sensitivity of the acute alerting effects of light
  6. Exploring the power of light: From photons to human health
  7. Breast cancer and circadian disruption from electric lighting in the modern world
  8. Effect of different spectral transmittances through tinted animal cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in sprague-dawley rats
  9. Regulation of L1 expression and retrotransposition by melatonin and its receptor: Implications for cancer risk associated with light exposure at night
  10. Measuring and using light in the melanopsin age
  11. Psychosocial benefits of a novel mindfulness intervention versus standard support in distressed women with breast cancer
  12. Effect of spectral transmittance through red-tinted rodent cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats
  13. Insulin and IGF1 enhance IL-17-induced chemokine expression through a GSK3B-dependent mechanism: A new target for melatonin's anti-inflammatory action
  14. Adverse health effects of nighttime lighting: Comments on american medical association policy statement
  15. Melanopsin, photosensitive ganglion cells, and seasonal affective disorder
  16. Effects of spectral transmittance through standard laboratory cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats
  17. Human phase response curve to a single 6.5 h pulse of short-wavelength light
  18. Solid-state lighting for the International Space Station: Tests of visual performance and melatonin regulation
  19. Seasonal Affective Disorder
  20. Changes in cerebral blood flow and anxiety associated with an 8-week mindfulness programme in women with breast cancer