Germaine Cornelissen

Dr Germaine Cornelissen


Current Editorial offices
 Co-Editor-in-Chief  . . . . . . .  World Heart Journal
 Member, editorial board . . .   Journal of Experimental Therapeutics and Oncology
 Member, editorial board . . .   Journal of Applied Biomedicine
 Member, editorial board . . .  Neuroendocrinology Letters

Awards
  • 2014: Fellow, International College of Cardiology
  • 2010: Elected Member, International Academy of Science
  • 2009: Elected Member, Leibniz Society
  • 2006: Foreign member: Problem Commission on Chronobiology and Chronomedicine, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
  • 2002: Honorary member, Cardiff Scientific Society
  • 2002: Profiled in “The Achievements of Chronobiology and Chronomedicine” by NI Aslanyan & SKh Madoyan
  • 2000-present: Member, Book Committee, Reviewer for Life Sciences, National Chapters of Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1988: Member of Sigma Xi Society
  • 1983: Hoechst Foundation Chronobiology Award
Current Board positions
 Member of review board  . . . . .  European Science Foundation
 Member of advisory board . . . .  International College of Nutrition
 Member of advisory board . . . .  International College of Cardiology

Memberships
  • Groupe d'Etude des Rythmes Biologiques (now Société Francophone de Chronobiologie)
  • International Society for Chronobiology
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Physical Society
  • Biometric Society
  • American Statistical Association
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • American Physiological Society

    Academic Title

    Professor

    Education

    Bachelor's
    University of Brussels, Belgium, Physics, B.S., 1969
    Master's
    University of Brussels, Belgium, Physics, M.S., and Science, M.Ed., 1971
    Ph.D.
    University of Brussels, Belgium, Physics, Ph.D. 1976
    Jean De Prins lab


    Bio Statement
    • Director – Halberg Chronobiology Center. – 2013 to present
    • Professor  – Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of Minnesota – 2006 to present
    • Co-Director – Halberg Chronobiology Center. – 1999 - 2013
    • Assistant Professor – Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of Minnesota – 1987 - 1992
    • Associate Director – Chronobiology Laboratories. – 1987 - 1992
    Publications

    Singh RB, Cornélissen G, Takahashi T, Wilczynska A, De Meester F, Saboo B, Mahaswari A, Verma N, Shastun S, Chibisov S, Abramova M, Elhilany GN, Shebab A, Shebab O, Hristova K, Gvozdjakova A, Gaspar L, Chaves H, Fedacko J, Pella D, Singh J, Wilson DW. Original pilot study and review: effects of time of birth on future risk of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 303-313. IF=0.250

    Otsuka K, Cornélissen G, Halberg F. Chronomics and Continuous Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring – Vascular Chronomics: From 7-Day/24-Hour to Lifelong Monitoring. Tokyo: Springer Japan, 2016, 870 + lxxv pp. 10.1007/978-4-431-54631-3.

    Cornélissen G, Otsuka K. Chronobiology of aging: a mini-review. Gerontology. DOI: 10.1159/000450945. IF=3.096

    Otsuka K, Cornélissen G, Furukawa S, Kubo Y, Hayashi M, Shibata K, Mizuno K, Aiba T, Ohshima H, Mukai C. Long-term exposure to space’s microgravity alters the time structure of heart rate variability of astronauts. Heliyon 2016; 2 (12): e00211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2016.e00211.

    Kushwaha RS, Gupta RC, Sharma JP, Sharma S, Singh RK, Cornélissen G. Circadian periodicity of circulating plasma lipid peroxides, uric acid and ascorbic acid in renal stone formers. Ind J Clin Biochem 2017; 32 (2): 220-224. doi: 10.1007/s12291-016-0594-5.

    He Y, Cornélissen-Guillaume GG, He JY, Kastin AJ, Harrison L, Pan W. Circadian rhythm of autophagy proteins in hippocampus is blunted by sleep fragmentation. Chronobiology int 2016; 33 (5): 553-560. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/07420528.2015.1173581. IF=3.343

    Singh R, Sharma S, Singh RK, Mahdi AA, Singh RK, Lee Gierke C, Cornélissen G. Effect of gender, age, diet and smoking status on chronomics of circulating plasma lipid components in healthy Indians. Clinica Chimica Acta 2016; 459: 10-18. IF=2.535

    Toth GA, Buda BL, Suskovics C, Cornélissen G. Half a century of the Körmend growth study: BMI and skinfold values. International Journal of Anthropology 2016; 31 (1-2): 51-60.

    Gumarova L, Cornélissen G, Dimitrov BD, Halberg F. Transyears competing with the seasons in tropical malaria incidence. In: Rodriguez-Morales AJ (Ed.) Current Topics in Malaria. DOI: 10.5772/64332

    Singh RB, Cornélissen G, Saboo B, Mahashwari A, Otsuka K, Shastun S. The evolution of biochemical storm of circadian rhythm and circadian dysfunction in relation to vascular disease and diabetes. SOJ Clinical Trials 2016; 1 (1): 5.

    Cornélissen G. Informationen von unserem Mitglied Germaine Cornelissen über die Aktivitäten des Halberg Chronobiology Center im Jahr 2015. https://docs.google.com/a/umn.edu/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=dW1uLmVkdXxoYWxiZXJnY2hyb25vYmlvbG9neWNlbnRlcnxneDoyNWRkNWNmNTkwMmUxOTk3

    Siegelova J, Dusek J, Havelkova A, Pohanka M, Dunklerova L, Dobsak P, Cornélissen G. Seven day/24 h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: circadian variability of pulse pressure. In: Kenner T, Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Dobsak P. (Eds.) Noninvasive Methods in Cardiology. Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2016; 59-72.

    Lee Gierke C, Tarquini R, Perfetto F, Siegelova J, Cornélissen G. Changes with age in the circadian rhythm of circulating melatonin. In: Kenner T, Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Dobsak P. (Eds.) Noninvasive Methods in Cardiology. Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2016; 49-58.

    Watanabe Y, Halberg F, Sakura H, Cornélissen G. Three hypertensive patients’ ambulatory blood pressure reduced by acupressure. In: Kenner T, Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Dobsak P. (Eds.) Noninvasive Methods in Cardiology. Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2016; 41-48.

    Cornélissen G, Otsuka K, Siegelova J, Dusek J, Havelkova A, Singh RK, Singh RB, Delcourt A, Gumarova L, Watanabe Y, Beaty L. Lessons learned from worldwide chronobiologically-interpreted blood pressure monitoring. In: Kenner T, Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Dobsak P. (Eds.) Noninvasive Methods in Cardiology. Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2016; 33-40.

    Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Havelkova A, Dunklerova L, Dusek J, Beaty L, Otsuka K. Time structure of blood pressure and aging: the Brno database. In: Kenner T, Cornélissen G, Siegelova J, Dobsak P. (Eds.) Noninvasive Methods in Cardiology. Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 2016; 19-32.

    Singh RB, Takahashi T, Hristova K, Maheshwari A, Niaz MA, De Meester F, Saboo B, Elkilany G, Srivastav SSL, Srivastav V, Akhileshji J, Cornélissen G, Shastun S, Chibisov S, Kharlitskaya E. Effects of circadian-restricted feeding and low energy intake, on risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 315-327. IF=0.250

    Chaves H, Pella D, Singh RB, Saboo B, Hristova K, Nagib-Elkilany GE, Ibrahim M, Alazawy F, Fathi M, Mahdy O, Shebab A, Cornélissen G, Al Shaibani M. The challenges of prevention of cardiovascular diseases. A scientific statement of the International College of Cardiology. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 281-288. IF=0.250

    Singh RB, Bjorklund G, Shastun S, Cornélissen G, Najeeb-Elkilany G, Wilczynska A, De Meester F, Hristova K. Mental and spiritual health and the heart: a viewpoint. World Heart J 2016; 8 (3): 233-236. IF=0.250

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    Abstracts

    Cornélissen G, BIOCOS Investigators. Lessons learned from worldwide around-the-clock monitoring of blood pressure. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 392-393.

    Wilson DW, Cornélissen G, Lee Gierke C, Singh RB, Halberg F. The analysis and presentation of chronobiological data. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 392.

    Lee Gierke C, Tarquini R, Perfetto F, Cornélissen G. Changes with age in the circadian rhythm of circulating melatonin. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 391-392.

    Chibisov S, Dementyev M, Blagonravov M, Singh RB, Cornélissen G, Halabi GM, Abramova M, Meladze Z, Kharlitskaya E, Shastun S, Eremina I. Diagnostics of cardiovascular desynchronsis in patients with cancer pathology. World Heart J 2016; 8 (4): 389.

    Cornélissen G, Breus T, Watanabe Y, Syutkina EV, Masalov A, Otsuka K. Influence of space weather on heart rate and heart rate variability. Abstract, 13th European Space Weather Week, Oostende, Belgium, 18 November 2016.

    Siegelova J, Dusek J, Havelkova A, Pohanka M, Dunklerova L, Dobsak P, Kohzuki M, Otsuka K, Singh RB, Cornélissen G. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring analysed from seven day/ 24 hour record. J of Hypertension 2016; 34: e121-e122.

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