Y Touitou

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Publications

  1. doi Adolescent sleep misalignment: a chronic jet lag and a matter of public health
    Yvan Touitou
    Fondation A de Rothschild, Chronobiology Unit, 25 rue Manin, 75019 Paris, France
    J Physiol Paris 107:323-6. 2013
  2. pmc The effects of extremely low-frequency magnetic fields on melatonin and cortisol, two marker rhythms of the circadian system
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Foundation A de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 14:381-99. 2012
  3. doi Long-term (up to 20 years) effects of 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on immune system and hematological parameters in healthy men
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Fondation Ophtalmologique Adolphe de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Clin Biochem 46:59-63. 2013
  4. ncbi [Internal clock desynchronization, light and melatonin]
    Yvan Touitou
    Unite de Chronobiologie, Fondation A de Rothschild, 25, rue Manin 75019 Paris
    Bull Acad Natl Med 195:1527-46; discussion 1547-9. 2011
  5. doi Long-term (up to 20 years) effects of 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on blood chemistry parameters in healthy men
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Fondation Ophtalmologique Adolphe de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Clin Biochem 45:425-8. 2012
  6. doi Disruption of the circadian system by environmental factors: Effects of hypoxia, magnetic fields and general anesthetics agents
    Yvan Touitou
    Unite de Chronobiologie, Fondation Ophtalmologique A de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Adv Drug Deliv Rev 62:928-45. 2010
  7. ncbi Endocrine functions in young men exposed for one night to a 50-Hz magnetic field. A circadian study of pituitary, thyroid and adrenocortical hormones
    B Selmaoui
    , , Paris, France
    Life Sci 61:473-86. 1997
  8. pmc Disruption of the circadian patterns of serum cortisol in breast and ovarian cancer patients: relationships with tumour marker antigens
    Y Touitou
    Department of Biochemistry, , Paris, France
    Br J Cancer 74:1248-52. 1996
  9. ncbi Is melatonin the hormonal missing link between magnetic field effects and human diseases?
    Y Touitou
    Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Service de Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire, 91 bouleavrd de l Hôpital, 75013, Paris, France
    Cancer Causes Control 17:547-52. 2006
  10. ncbi In vitro glucocorticosteroid and mineralocorticosteroid biosynthesis in Conn's adenoma tissues
    A Bogdan
    Biochemical Department, , Paris, France
    J Endocrinol Invest 16:65-8. 1993

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Publications18

  1. doi Adolescent sleep misalignment: a chronic jet lag and a matter of public health
    Yvan Touitou
    Fondation A de Rothschild, Chronobiology Unit, 25 rue Manin, 75019 Paris, France
    J Physiol Paris 107:323-6. 2013
    ..A number of basic rules are proposed to improve sleep in adolescents. The permanent social jet lag experienced by a number of adolescents should be considered as a matter of public health. ..
  2. pmc The effects of extremely low-frequency magnetic fields on melatonin and cortisol, two marker rhythms of the circadian system
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Foundation A de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 14:381-99. 2012
    ..4 μT. Further research is thus needed to obtain more definite answers regarding the potential deleterious effects of ELF-EMF...
  3. doi Long-term (up to 20 years) effects of 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on immune system and hematological parameters in healthy men
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Fondation Ophtalmologique Adolphe de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Clin Biochem 46:59-63. 2013
    ..In this study we investigate the possible chronic (up to 20 years) effects of exposure to magnetic fields in humans...
  4. ncbi [Internal clock desynchronization, light and melatonin]
    Yvan Touitou
    Unite de Chronobiologie, Fondation A de Rothschild, 25, rue Manin 75019 Paris
    Bull Acad Natl Med 195:1527-46; discussion 1547-9. 2011
    ..The phase response curve (PRC) clearly demonstrates that light exposure and/or melatonin administration are able to shift (advance or delay, depending on their timing) and thereby reset the clock...
  5. doi Long-term (up to 20 years) effects of 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on blood chemistry parameters in healthy men
    Yvan Touitou
    Chronobiology Unit, Fondation Ophtalmologique Adolphe de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Clin Biochem 45:425-8. 2012
    ..The potential effects of a chronic exposure to magnetic fields on blood chemistry in humanswere tested...
  6. doi Disruption of the circadian system by environmental factors: Effects of hypoxia, magnetic fields and general anesthetics agents
    Yvan Touitou
    Unite de Chronobiologie, Fondation Ophtalmologique A de Rothschild, Paris, France
    Adv Drug Deliv Rev 62:928-45. 2010
    ..These factors are hypoxia, magnetic fields and anesthetic agents whose importance has to be considered...
  7. ncbi Endocrine functions in young men exposed for one night to a 50-Hz magnetic field. A circadian study of pituitary, thyroid and adrenocortical hormones
    B Selmaoui
    , , Paris, France
    Life Sci 61:473-86. 1997
    ....
  8. pmc Disruption of the circadian patterns of serum cortisol in breast and ovarian cancer patients: relationships with tumour marker antigens
    Y Touitou
    Department of Biochemistry, , Paris, France
    Br J Cancer 74:1248-52. 1996
    ..The question thus arises as to the origin of these alterations, and whether they are related to a cause or a consequence of the disease, and their possible incidence upon therapeutic designs...
  9. ncbi Is melatonin the hormonal missing link between magnetic field effects and human diseases?
    Y Touitou
    Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Service de Biochimie et Biologie Moléculaire, 91 bouleavrd de l Hôpital, 75013, Paris, France
    Cancer Causes Control 17:547-52. 2006
    ..It is unlikely that malignancies or mood disorders reported by people exposed to 50/60-Hz EMF could be related to the disruption of the melatonin levels...
  10. ncbi In vitro glucocorticosteroid and mineralocorticosteroid biosynthesis in Conn's adenoma tissues
    A Bogdan
    Biochemical Department, , Paris, France
    J Endocrinol Invest 16:65-8. 1993
    ..Yields of cortisol and cortisone were also large showing that the tissues did not lack the zona fasciculata-like 11 beta-hydroxylation ability...
  11. ncbi Light pulse induces ALA-S gene expression in the rat Harderian gland
    Y Djeridane
    Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, Service de Biochimie Medicale et Biologie Moleculaire, INSERM UMRS 975, Paris, France
    J Physiol Pharmacol 61:115-7. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that light per se may regulate ALA-S gene expression in the rat HGs, and reveal that the ALA-S gene expression, and so heme biosynthesis, is under a photodynamic control...
  12. doi [Dysfunctions of biological clocks and their treatments]
    Y Touitou
    Service de Biochimie Medicale et Biologie Moleculaire, Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, Inserm U 713, Paris, France
    Ann Pharm Fr 66:146-57. 2008
    ..Other drugs like B12 vitamin or psychotropic drugs have also been proposed as chronobiotics...
  13. ncbi Role of school schedule, age, and parental socioeconomic status on sleep duration and sleepiness of Parisian children
    N Guerin
    Laboratoire de Biochimie Médicale et de Biologie Moléculaire, Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France
    Chronobiol Int 18:1005-17. 2001
    ..Overall, the sleep of this sample of Parisian children around 10 years of age was rather stable in its duration and timing, suggesting flexibility to adjust to the different school schedules...
  14. doi Desynchronization of daily rest-activity rhythm in the days following light propofol anesthesia for colonoscopy
    G Dispersyn
    Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, Service de Biochimie Medicale et Biologie Moleculaire, Paris, France
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 85:51-5. 2009
    ..Light general anesthesia itself impairs synchronization of the circadian rest-activity rhythm to local time in patients by acting directly on the circadian clock...
  15. ncbi Circadian rhythms of body temperature and motor activity in rodents their relationships with the light-dark cycle
    C Benstaali
    , , Paris, France
    Life Sci 68:2645-56. 2001
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize the results obtained on the circadian rhythms of body temperature and motor activity throughout the daily cycle in order to clarify the relationships between these two functions...
  16. ncbi Melatonin synthesis in the rat harderian gland: age- and time-related effects
    Y Djeridane
    , , , 91, , Paris, 75013, France
    Exp Eye Res 72:487-92. 2001
    ..This study shows that, by contrast to the pineal gland, melatonin in Wistar rat Harderian gland does not exhibit daily variations and that aging does not affect the melatonin content of the gland...
  17. ncbi Ramadan fasting alters endocrine and neuroendocrine circadian patterns. Meal-time as a synchronizer in humans?
    A Bogdan
    Laboratoire de Biochimie, Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France
    Life Sci 68:1607-15. 2001
    ..These data show that daytime fasting, modifications in sleep schedule and psychological and social habits during Ramadan induce changes in the rhythmic pattern of a number of hormonal variables...
  18. ncbi Evidence of 11 beta-hydroxylase deficiency in a patient with cortical adrenal adenoma
    Y Touitou
    , , Paris, France
    Horm Metab Res 21:272-4. 1989
    ..This is a rare and unusual case of adrenal pathology showing that a deficiency in 11 beta-hydroxylase activity does not rule out the presence of an adrenocortical adenoma...