George C. Brainard, PhD

Contact Dr. Brainard

1025 Walnut Street
College, Room 507
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-7644
(215) 923-7588 fax

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. Daytime Blue Light Enhances the Nighttime Circadian Melatonin Inhibition of Human Prostate Cancer Growth
  4. Short-wavelength enrichment of polychromatic light enhances human melatonin suppression potency
  5. The influence of red light exposure at night on circadian metabolism and physiology in Sprague-Dawley rats
  6. Diurnal spectral sensitivity of the acute alerting effects of light
  7. Exploring the power of light: From photons to human health
  8. Breast cancer and circadian disruption from electric lighting in the modern world
  9. Effect of different spectral transmittances through tinted animal cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in sprague-dawley rats
  10. Regulation of L1 expression and retrotransposition by melatonin and its receptor: Implications for cancer risk associated with light exposure at night
  11. Measuring and using light in the melanopsin age
  12. Psychosocial benefits of a novel mindfulness intervention versus standard support in distressed women with breast cancer
  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. Effect of spectral transmittance through red-tinted rodent cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats
  15. Adverse health effects of nighttime lighting: Comments on american medical association policy statement
  16. Melanopsin, photosensitive ganglion cells, and seasonal affective disorder
  17. Effects of spectral transmittance through standard laboratory cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats
  18. Human phase response curve to a single 6.5 h pulse of short-wavelength light
  19. Solid-state lighting for the International Space Station: Tests of visual performance and melatonin regulation
  20. Seasonal Affective Disorder