Welcome to the Equilume Blog! Dr Barbara Murphy, Equilume Founder, Equine Science Lecturer and Chronobiology... http://t.co/SBgcnTWnXZ
Welcome to the Equilume Blog! Dr Barbara Murphy, Equilume Founder, Equine Science Lecturer and Chronobiology... http://t.co/srekzmGkCA
@Perf_Genetics We are also customising the light programme in the Light Mask to avoid the clock disruption caused by jet lag for trainers
@Perf_Genetics Yes, there is growing interest in the use of the Light Mask to advance response to training early in season.
RT @Perf_Genetics: Why the blue light of @equilume works in disrupting the circadian clock http://t.co/qWeCZZTo2B
Next stop Australia! These pretty ladies are making their way down under! Keep an ear out they'll be visiting... http://t.co/1V8ND4KewN
Headed to a farm 'down under'. (We would like Alex back again though, please?!) http://t.co/xPXfyYlE4o

Testimonial

"At last, a novel and exciting advance in horse breeding which is based on sound theory and solid science. The Equilume Light Mask is sure to be of major practical benefit to the Thoroughbred breeders around the world who have the good sense to use it."

Professor W.R. (Twink) Allen, Director at the Paul Mellon Laboratory of Reproduction, Newmarket, UK

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new method of providing artificial light to horses
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The Equilume Light Mask  - A Revolution in Breeding

The Equilume™ Light Mask is an innovative new method of providing artificial light to horses. The automated device provides the optimum level of blue light to a single eye to successfully advance the breeding season.

The Benefits

  • Advances breeding season for early conceptions
  • Helps to prevent prolonged gestations
  • Increases average foal birth weights
  • Improves coat condition for sales or competition
  • Optimise stallion performance early in the breeding season
  • Permits outdoor maintenance
  • Reduces maintenance costs
  • Allows natural behaviour for happier, healthier horses

Equilume™ is a world leader in the research and development of light therapy solutions to assist the global horse industry in maximising reproductive efficiency and performance. Headquartered in Co. Kildare, at the heart of the Irish horse industry, Equilume™ was established in 2012 as a result of pioneering research by company founder, Dr. Barbara Anne Murphy, whose academic research at University College Dublin identified the optimum light level required to advance the breeding season in horses.

To date Equilume™ has been awarded:

2014

  • Finalist, Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2014, Bioscience category.

2013

  • Finalist, Trophées de l'Innovation du Salon du Cheval de Paris

2012

  • Enterprise Ireland 'One to Watch' Award
  • First place in the Newbridge 200 Business Start-Up Competition.

2011

  • Runner up in the NovaUCD Campus Company Development Program
  • Short listed for WMB (Women Mean Business) Woman in Technology Award