Luteinizing hormone following light exposure in healthy young men

  title={Luteinizing hormone following light exposure in healthy young men},
  author={I. Yoon and D. Kripke and J. Elliott and S. Youngstedt},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  • I. Yoon, D. Kripke, +1 author S. Youngstedt
  • Published 2003
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Neuroscience Letters
  • Urinary luteinizing hormone (LH) and the melatonin metabolite (6-sulfatoxymelatonin; aMT6s) were measured in normal young men following early morning light exposure. [...] Key Method Eleven young healthy men ages 19-30 years participated in this study. During separate weeks in counterbalanced order, each subject received both 5 days of bright light treatment (BL) and 5 days of placebo light treatment (PL) for 1 h (05:00-06:00). LH excretion was increased 69.5% after bright light exposure, but was not changed by…Expand Abstract

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