George C. Brainard, PhD

George C. Brainard, PhD

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1025 Walnut St
College 507
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Randomized trial of polychromatic blue-enriched light for circadian phase shifting, melatonin suppression, and alerting responses
  2. LEDs for photons, physiology and food
  3. Photoreception for human circadian and neurobehavioral regulation
  4. The development of lighting countermeasures for sleep disruption and circadian misalignment during spaceflight
  5. 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
  6. Daytime Blue Light Enhances the Nighttime Circadian Melatonin Inhibition of Human Prostate Cancer Growth
  7. Short-wavelength enrichment of polychromatic light enhances human melatonin suppression potency
  8. The influence of red light exposure at night on circadian metabolism and physiology in Sprague-Dawley rats
  9. Diurnal spectral sensitivity of the acute alerting effects of light
  10. Exploring the power of light: From photons to human health
  11. Breast cancer and circadian disruption from electric lighting in the modern world
  12. Regulation of L1 expression and retrotransposition by melatonin and its receptor: Implications for cancer risk associated with light exposure at night
  13. Effect of different spectral transmittances through tinted animal cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in sprague-dawley rats
  14. Measuring and using light in the melanopsin age
  15. Psychosocial benefits of a novel mindfulness intervention versus standard support in distressed women with breast cancer
  16. Effect of spectral transmittance through red-tinted rodent cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats
  17. Insulin and IGF1 enhance IL-17-induced chemokine expression through a GSK3B-dependent mechanism: A new target for melatonin's anti-inflammatory action
  18. Adverse health effects of nighttime lighting: Comments on american medical association policy statement
  19. Melanopsin, photosensitive ganglion cells, and seasonal affective disorder
  20. Effects of spectral transmittance through standard laboratory cages on circadian metabolism and physiology in nude rats