Prof. Dr. Christian Cajochen

Head Centre for Chronobiology

Publications

2020

Blume, C; Schmidt, Marlene H; Cajochen, C

Effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on human sleep and rest-activity rhythms Journal Article

Current Biology, 2020.

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Eze, I C; Jeong, A; Schaffner, E; Rezwan, F I; Ghantous, A; Foraster, M; Vienneau, D; F, Kronenberg F; Herceg, Z; Vineis, P; Brink, M; Wunderli, J M; Schindler, C; Cajochen, C; M, Röösli M; Holloway, J W; Imboden, M; Probst-Hensch, N

Genome-Wide DNA Methylation in Peripheral Blood and Long-Term Exposure to Source-Specific Transportation Noise and Air Pollution: The SAPALDIA Study Journal Article

Environ Health Perspect, 128 (6), pp. 67003, 2020.

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Hollinger, A; von Felten, S; Sutter, R; Huber, J; Tran, F; Reinhold, S; Abdelhamid, S; Todorov, A; Gebhard, C E; Cajochen, C; Steiner, L A; Siegemund, M

Study Protocol for a Prospective Randomised Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial Investigating a Better Outcome With Melatonin Compared to Placebo Administered to Normalize Sleep-Wake Cycle and Treat Hypoactive ICU Delirium: The Basel BOMP-AID Study Journal Article

BMJ Open, 2020.

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Weibel, J; Lin, Y; Landolt, H; Garbazza, C; Kolodyazhniy, V; Kistler, J; Rehm, S; Rentsch, K; Borgwardt, S; Cajochen, C; Reichert, C F

Caffeine-dependent changes of sleep-wake regulation: evidence for adaptation after repeated intake Journal Article

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry, 2020.

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Chellappa, S L; Bromundt, V; Frey, S; Schlote, T; Goldblum, D; Cajochen, C; Reichert, C F

Intraocular cataract lens replacement and light exposure potentially impact procedural learning in older adults Journal Article

2020.

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Rudzik, F; Thiesse, L; Pieren, R; Héritier, H; Eze, I C; Foraster, M; Vienneau, D; Brink, M; Wunderli, J M; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; Fulda, S; Cajochen, C

Ultradian Modulation of Cortical Arousals During Sleep: Effects of Age and Exposure to Nighttime Transportation Noise Journal Article

Sleep, 2020.

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2019

Cajochen, C; Reichert, C; Maire, M; Schlangen, L J M; Schmidt, C; Viola, A U; Gabel, V

Evidence That Homeostatic Sleep Regulation Depends on Ambient Lighting Conditions during Wakefulness Journal Article

Clocks & Sleep, 2019.

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Garbazza, C; Hackethal, S; Riccardi, S; Cajochen, C; Cicolin, A; D'Agostino, A; Cirignotta, F; Manconi, M

Polysomnographic features of pregnancy: A systematic review Journal Article

Sleep Med Rev., 2019.

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Spitschan, M; Lazar, R; Cajochen, C

Visual and non-visual properties of filters manipulating short-wavelength light Journal Article

Ophthalmic Physiol Opt, 2019.

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Spitschan, M; Cajochen, C

Binocular facilitation in light-mediated melatonin suppression? Journal Article

J Pineal Res, 2019.

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Brink, M; Schäffer, B; Vienneau, D; Pieren, R; Foraster, M; Eze, I C; Rudzik, F; Thiesse, L; Cajochen, C; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; JM24., Wunderli J M

Self-Reported Sleep Disturbance from Road, Rail and Aircraft Noise: Exposure-Response Relationships and Effect Modifiers in the SiRENE Study Journal Article

Environ Int, 2019.

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Röösli, M; Brink, M; Rudzik, F; Cajochen, C; Ragettli, M S; Flückiger, B; Pieren, R; Vienneau, D; Wunderli, J -M

Associations of Various Nighttime Noise Exposure Indicators with Objective Sleep Efficiency and Self-Reported Sleep Quality: A Field Study Journal Article

Environ Int, 2019.

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Gaig, C; Iranzo, A; Cajochen, C; Vilaseca, I; Embid, C; Dalmau, J; Graus, F; Santamaria, J

Characterization of the sleep disorder of anti-IgLON5 disease. Journal Article

Sleep, 2019.

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Chellappa, SL.; Bromundt, V; Frey, S; Steinemann, A; Schmidt, C; Schlote, T; Goldblum, D; Cajochen, C

Association of Intraocular Cataract Lens Replacement With Circadian Rhythms, Cognitive Function, and Sleep in Older Adults Journal Article

JAMA Ophthalmol, 2019.

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Zhang, Z; Cajochen, C; Khatami, R

Social Jetlag and Chronotypes in the Chinese Population: Analysis of Data Recorded by Wearable Devices Journal Article

J Med Internet Res, 2019.

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Knaier, R; Niemeyer, M; Wagner, J; Infanger, D; Hinrichs, T; Klenk, C; Frutig, S; Cajochen, C; Schmidt-Trucksäss, A

Which Cutoffs for Secondary V˙O2max Criteria Are Robust to Diurnal Variations? Journal Article

Med Sci Sports Exerc., 2019.

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Brink, M; Schäffer, B; Vienneau, D; Foraster, M; Pieren, R; Eze, IC.; Cajochen, C; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; Wunderli, JM.

A survey on exposure-response relationships for road, rail, and aircraft noise annoyance: Differences between continuous and intermittent noise. Journal Article

Environ Int, 2019.

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Steinemann, A; Bromundt, V; Chellappa, SL.; Frey, S; Schmidt, C; Schlote, T; Goldblum, D; Cajochen, C

Evaluation of Visual Comfort and Mental Effort Under Different Light Conditions for Ultraviolet-Absorbing and Additional Blue-Filtering Intraocular Lenses for Cataract Surgery. Journal Article

Klin Monbl Augenheilkd., 2019.

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Cajochen, C; Freyburger, M; Basishvili, T; Garbazza, C; Rudzik, F; Renz, C; Kobayashi, K; Shirakawa, Y; Stefani, O; Weibel, J

Effect of daylight LED on visual comfort, melatonin, mood, waking performance and sleep Journal Article

2019.

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Knaier, R; Infanger, D; Niemeyer, M; Cajochen, C; Schmidt-Trucksäss, A

In Athletes, the Diurnal Variations in Maximum Oxygen Uptake Are More Than Twice as Large as the Day-to-Day Variations. Journal Article

Front Physiol., 2019.

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Vienneau, D; Héritier, H; Foraster, M; Eze, IC.; Schaffner, E; Thiesse, L; Rudzik, F; Habermacher, M; Köpfli, M; Pieren, R; Brink, M; Cajochen, C; Wunderli, JM.; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; study group, SNC

Façades, floors and maps - Influence of exposure measurement error on the association between transportation noise and myocardial infarction. Journal Article

Environ Int., 2019.

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Héritier, H; Vienneau, D; Foraster, M; Eze, IC.; Schaffner, E; de Hoogh, K; Thiesse, L; Rudzik, F; Habermacher, M; Köpfli, M; Pieren, R; Brink, M; Cajochen, C; Wunderli, JM.; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M

A systematic analysis of mutual effects of transportation noise and air pollution exposure on myocardial infarction mortality: a nationwide cohort study in Switzerland. Journal Article

Eur Heart J., 2019.

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Schneeberger, AR.; Seixas, A; Schweinfurth, N; Lang, UE.; Cajochen, C; Bux, DA.; Richards, S; Jean-Louis, ; Huber, CG.

Differences in Insomnia Symptoms between Immigrants and Non-Immigrants in Switzerland attributed to Emotional Distress: Analysis of the Swiss Health Survey. Journal Article

Int J Environ Res Public Health, 2019.

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2018

Thiesse, L; Rudzik, F; Spiegel, K; Leproult, R; Pieren, R; Wunderli, JM.; Foraster, M; Héritier, H; Eze, IC.; Meyer, M; Vienneau, D; Brink, M; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; Cajochen, C

Adverse impact of nocturnal transportation noise on glucose regulation in healthy young adults: Effect of different noise scenarios. Journal Article

Environ Int., 2018.

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Khan, S; Nobili, L; Khatami, R; Loddenkemper, T; Cajochen, C; Dijk, DJ.; Eriksson, SH.

Circadian rhythm and epilepsy. Journal Article

Lancet Neurol., 2018.

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Foraster, M; Eze, IC.; Vienneau, D; Schaffner, E; Jeong, A; Héritier, H; Rudzik, F; Thiesse, L; Pieren, R; Brink, M; Cajochen, C; Wunderli, JM.; Röösli, M; Probst-Hensch, N

Long-term exposure to transportation noise and its association with adiposity markers and development of obesity. Journal Article

Environ Int., 2018.

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Eze, IC.; Foraster, M; Schaffner, E; Vienneau, D; Héritier, H; Pieren, R; Thiesse, L; Rudzik, F; Rothe, T; Pons, M; Bettschart, R; Schindler, C; Cajochen, C; Wunderli, JM.; Brink, M; Röösli, M; Probst-Hensch, N

Transportation noise exposure, noise annoyance and respiratory health in adults: A repeated-measures study. Journal Article

Environ Int., 2018.

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Lasauskaite, R; Hazelhoff, E M; Cajochen, C

Four minutes might not be enough for color temperature of light to affect subjective sleepiness, mental effort, and light ratings Journal Article

Lighting Research & Technology, pp. doi: 10.1177/1477153518796700, 2018.

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van der Meijden, WP.; Lindert, BHW. Te; Ramautar, JR.; Wei, Y; Coppens, JE.; Kamermans, M; Cajochen, C; Someren, Bourgin EJW. Van P

Sustained effects of prior red light on pupil diameter and vigilance during subsequent darkness. Journal Article

Proc Biol Sci., 2018.

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Rudzik, F; Thiesse, L; Pieren, R; Wunderli, J M; Brink, M; Foraster, M; Héritier, H; Exe, I C; Garbazza, C; Vienneau, D; Probst-Hensch, N; Röösli, M; Cajochen, C

Sleep spindle characteristics and arousability from nighttime transportation noise exposure in healthy young and older individuals. Journal Article

Sleep, 41 (7), pp. doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsy077, 2018.

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Lasauskaite, R; Cajochen, C

Influence of lighting color temperature on effort-related cardiac response Journal Article

Biological Psychology, 132 , pp. doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2017.11.005, 2018.

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Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Phillips, C; Berthomier, C; Borgwardt, S; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Human brain patterns underlying vigilant attention: impact of sleep debt, circadian phase and attentional engagement. Journal Article

Scientific Reports, pp. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-17022-9, 2018.

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2017

Gabel, V; Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Schmidt, C; Schlangen, L J M; Kolodyazhniy, V; Garbazza, C; Cajochen, C; Viola, A U

Differential impact in young and older individuals of blue-enriched white light on circadian physiology and alertness during sustained wakefulness Journal Article

Scientific Reports, 7 (7620), pp. doi:doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07060-8, 2017.

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Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Götz, T; Scheffler, K; Klarhöfer, M; Berthomier, C; Strobel, W; Phillips, C; Salmon, E; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Cognitive brain responses during circadian wake-promotion: evidence for sleep-pressure-dependent hypothalamic activations Journal Article

Scientific Reports, 7 , pp. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-05695-1, 2017.

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2016

Baiardi, S; Cirignotta, F; Cicolin, A; Garbazza, C; D'Agostino, A; Gambini, O; Giordano, A; Canevini, M; Zambrelli, E; Marconi, A M; Mondini, S; Borgwardt, S; Cajochen, C; Rizzo, N; Manconi, M

Chronobiology, sleep-related risk factors and light therapy in perinatal depression: the "Life-ON" project Journal Article

BMC Psychiatry, 16 , pp. doi:10.1186/s12888-016-1086-0, 2016.

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Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Schmidt, C; Cajochen, C

Sleep-wake regulation and its impact on working memory performance: the role of adenosine Journal Article

Biology, 5 (1), pp. E11. doi:10.3390/biology5010011., 2016.

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Garbazza, C; Bromundt, V; Eckert, A; Brunner, D P; Meier, F; Hackethal, S; Cajochen, C

Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder Revisited - A Case Study Journal Article

Front Neurol. 2016 Feb 29;7:17 doi: 10.3389/fneur.2016.00017, 2016.

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2015

Schmidt, C; Collette, F; Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Vandewalle, G; Peigneux, P; Cajochen, C

Pushing the limits: chronotype and time of day modulate working memory-dependent cerebral activity Journal Article

Frontiers in Neurology, 25 (6:199), pp. 1-9, 2015.

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Gabel, V; Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Chellappa, S L; Schmidt, C; Hommes, V; Cajochen, C; Viola, A U

Dawn simulation light impacts on different cognitive domains under sleep restriction Journal Article

Behav Brain Res., doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2014.12.043, 15 , pp. 281: 258-266, 2015.

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Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Phillips, C; Krebs, J; Scheffler, K; Klarhöfer, M; Strobel, W; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Fighting Sleep at Night: Brain Correlates and Vulnerability to Sleep Loss Journal Article

Ann Neurol., doi: 10.1002/ana.24434., 78(2) , pp. 235-247, 2015.

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vanderLely, S; Frey, S; Garbazza, C; Wirz-Justice, A; Jenni, O G; Steiner, R; Wolf, S; Cajochen, C; Bromundt, V; Schmidt, C

Blue blocker glasses as a countermeasure for alerting effects of evening light-emitting diode screen exposure in male teenagers Journal Article

J Adolesc Health, doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2014.08.002, 56(1) , pp. 113-119, 2015.

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2014

Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Gabel, V; Hofstetter, M; Viola, A U; Kolodyazhniy, V; Strobel, W; Goetz, T; V. Bachmann, ; Landolt, H -P; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

The Circadian Regulation of Sleep: Impact of a Functional ADA-Polymorphism and Ist Association to Working Memory Journal Article

PLoS ONE, 9 (12), pp. 1-23, 2014.

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Chellappa, S L; Viola, A U; Schmidt, C; Bachmann, V; Gabel, V; Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Valomon, A; Landolt, H P; Cajochen, C

Light modulation of human sleep depends on a polymorphism in the clock gene Period3 Journal Article

Behavioural Brain Research, 271 , pp. 23-29, 2014.

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Reichert, C F; Maire, M; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Kolodyazhniy, V; Strobel, W; Götz, T; Bachmann, V; Landolt, H P; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Insights into Behavioral Vulnerability to Differential Sleep Pressure and Circadian Phase from a Functional ADA Polymorphism Journal Article

Journal of Biological Rhythms, 29 (2), pp. 119-130, 2014.

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Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Krebs, J; Strobel, W; Landolt, H P; Bachmann, V; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Time-on-task decrement in vigilance is modulated by inter-individual vulnerability to homeostatic sleep pressure manipulation Journal Article

Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8 (59), 2014, ISSN: 1662-5153.

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Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Gabel, V; Viola, A U; Strobel, W; Krebs, J; Landolt, H P; Bachmann, V; Cajochen, C; Schmidt, C

Sleep ability mediates individual differences in the vulnerability to sleep loss: Evidence from a PER3 polymorphism Journal Article

Cortex, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cortex.2013. , 2014.

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2013

Gabel, V; Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Chellappa, S L; Schmidt, C; Hommes, V; Viola, A U; Cajochen, C

Effects of Artificial Dawn and Morning Blue Light on Daytime Cognitive Performance, Well-being, Cortisol and Melatonin Levels Journal Article

Chronobiology International, 30 , pp. 988-97, 2013.

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2011

Chellappa, S L; Viola, A U; Schmidt, C; Bachmann, V; Gabel, V; Maire, M; Reichert, C F; Valomon, A; Götz, T; Landolt, H P; Cajochen, C

Human melatonin and alerting response to blue-enriched light depend on a polymorphism in the clock gene PER3 Journal Article

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97(3), 2011.

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