• 8812 Citations
1993 …2020

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Research Interests

Mouse Behavioral Genetics, particularly Circadian Rhythms, Sleep, Arousal, Affect.

Professor Vitaterna's research uses a variety of genetic approaches to understanding the links between circadian (daily) rhythms, sleep, and mammalian health and physiology.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University

… → 1992

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  • Research Output

    Repeated sleep disruption in mice leads to persistent shifts in the fecal microbiome and metabolome

    Bowers, S. J., Vargas, F., González, A., He, S., Jiang, P., Dorrestein, P. C., Knight, R., Wright, K. P., Lowry, C. A., Fleshner, M., Vitaterna, M. H. & Turek, F. W., Jan 1 2020, In : PloS one. 15, 2, e0229001.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Genetics of Circadian Rhythms

    Vitaterna, M. H., Shimomura, K. & Jiang, P., Aug 2019, In : Neurologic clinics. 37, 3, p. 487-504 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • NMDAR activation regulates the daily rhythms of sleep and mood

    Burgdorf, J. S., Vitaterna, M. H., Olker, C. J., Song, E. J., Christian, E. P., Sørensen, L., Turek, F. W., Madsen, T. M., Khan, M. A., Kroes, R. A. & Moskal, J. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Sleep. 42, 10, zsz135.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 2 Scopus citations
    Open Access
  • 3 Scopus citations

    Reproducible changes in the gut microbiome suggest a shift in microbial and host metabolism during spaceflight

    Jiang, P., Green, S. J., Chlipala, G. E., Turek, F. W. & Vitaterna, M. H., Aug 9 2019, In : Microbiome. 7, 1, 113.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 7 Scopus citations