CET’s Journal Watch


Ten recent publications to catch your interest, selected by:

Renske Lok, PhD
Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine, Stanford University

Effects of dynamic bedroom lighting on measures of sleep and circadian rest-activity rhythm in inpatients with major depressive disorder
Markus Canazei, Johannes Weninger, Wilfried Pohl, Josef Marksteiner, Elisabeth M. Weiss
Scientific Reports 2022;12:6137
Recommendations for daytime, evening, and nighttime indoor light exposure to best support physiology, sleep, and wakefulness in healthy adults
Timothy M. Brown, George C. Brainard, Christian Cajochen, Charles A. Czeisler, John P. Hanifin,
Steven W. Lockley, Robert J. Lucas, Mirjam Münch, John B. O’Hagan, Stuart N. Peirson, Luke L.
A. Price, Till Roenneberg, Luc J. M. Schlangen, Debra J. Skene, Manuel Spitschan, Céline Vetter,
Phyllis C. Zee, Kenneth P. Wright Jr
PLoS Biology 2022;20(3):e3001571
The photobiology of the human circadian clock
Robin A. Schoonderwoerda, Mischa de Rovera,b, Jan A. M. Jansea, Lydiane Hirschlerc, Channa
R. Willemsea, Leonie Scholtena, Ilse Klopa,Sander van Berlood, Matthias J. P. van Oschc, Dick F.
Swaabe, and Johanna H. Meijer
PNAS 2022;119(13):e2118803119
Light and chronobiology: implications for health and disease
Mirjam Münch, Vivien Bromundt
Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience 2022;14(4):448-453,
From Dawn to Dusk – Mimicking Natural Daylight Exposure Improves Circadian Rhythm Entrainment in Patients with Severe Brain Injury
Monika Angerer, Gerald Pichler, Birgit Angerer, Monika Scarpatetti, Manuel Schabus, Christine Blume
Sleep 2022;zsac065
Metagenomic analysis reveals the signature of gut microbiota associated with human chronotypes
Shaqed Carasso, Bettina Fishman, Liel Stelmach Lask, Tamar Shochat, Naama Geva-Zatorsky, Eran Tauber
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) 2021;35(11): e22011
CME: Light Therapy: Why, What, for Whom, How, and When (And a Postscript about Darkness)
Anna Wirz-Justice, Michael Terman
Praxis (Bern 1994) 2022;110(2):56-62
The Clinical Effect of Blue Light Therapy on Patients with Delayed Sleep-Wake Phase Disorder
Dong Li, Penghong Fang, Huimiao Liu, Lili Chen, Ying Fu, Junqian Liu, Bingchuan Xie, Yihan Liu,
Hongyuan Ye, Ping Gu
Nature and Science of Sleep 2022;14:75-82
Biological rhythms and chronotherapeutics in depression
Pierre A Geoffroy, Laura Palagini
Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry 2021;106:110158