• Veterinary Medicine
  • Research Focus


  • Activity-Dependent Myelination
  • Demyelination
  • Myelination
  • Remyelination
  • Myelin
  • Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells
  • Oligodendrocytes
  • Clinical Conditions

  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Equipment & Techniques

  • Confocal microscopy
  • Fluorescence microscopy
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Science Culture

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    Stavros Vagionitis

    University Position
    Research Associate


    I am studying the contribution of oligodendrocytes and their precursors (OPCs) to myelin maintenance and repair using a variety of techniques.

    Key Publications

    Clusters of neuronal neurofascin prefigure the position of a subset of nodes of Ranvier along individual central nervous system axons in vivo

    Journal: Cell Reports
    Year: 2022
    Authors: Stavros Vagionitis, Franziska Auer, Yan Xiao, Rafael G Almeida, David A Lyons, Tim Czopka


    Expression of glucose transporter‐2 in murine retina: Evidence for glucose transport from horizontal cells to photoreceptor synapses

    Journal: Journal of Neurochemistry
    Year: 2021
    Authors: Ming Yang, Yiyi Chen, Stavros Vagionitis, Elöd Körtvely, Marius Ueffing, Oliver Schmachtenberg, Zhulin Hu, Kangwei Jiao, François Paquet‐Durand

    Evidence for myelin sheath remodeling in the CNS revealed by in vivo imaging

    Journal: Current Biology
    Year: 2018
    Authors: Franziska Auer, Stavros Vagionitis, Tim Czopka

    Visualization and time-lapse microscopy of myelinating glia in vivo in zebrafish

    Journal: Myelin: Methods and Protocols
    Year: 2018
    Authors: Stavros Vagionitis, Tim Czopka