Metabolic effects of shift work


09Mar2018 10:00 - 11:00

PhD defence ceremony

Anneloes Opperhuizen describes several studies on the effects of shift work conditions on energy metabolism in rats. She focuses on the physiological effects of abnormal timing of food intake and of light exposure at night. The aim is to gain insights that can help improve the health of shift workers.

A. Opperhuizen: Effects of Feeding Time and Light on Energy Metabolism in Rats.


Prof. A. Kalsbeek

Prof. E. Fliers


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