Professor Manuel Graeber

Barnet-Cropper Chair of Brain Tumor Research
Brain & Mind Research Institute, Sydney Medical School

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Brain tumours; Nervous system diseases


2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Graeber, M. (2014), Neuroinflammation: no rose by any other name. Brain Pathology. 24(6), 620-622. [Abstract]
  • Svahn, A., Becker, T., Graeber, M. (2014), Emergent properties of microglia. Brain Pathology. 24(6), 665-670. [Abstract]
  • Sajjan, S., Damian Holsinger, R., Fok, S., Ebrahimkhani, S., Rollo, J., Banati, R., Graeber, M. (2014), Up-regulation of matrix metallopeptidase 12 in motor neurons undergoing synaptic stripping. Neuroscience. 274, 331-340. [Abstract]
  • Duffy, S., Lagopoulos, J., Hickie, I., Diamond, K., Graeber, M., Lewis, S., Naismith, S. (2014), Glutathione relates to neuropsychological functioning in mild cognitive impairment. Alzheimer's & Dementia. 10(1), 67-75. [Abstract]


  • Müller, U., Winter, P., Graeber, M. (2013), A presenilin 1 mutation in the first case of Alzheimer's disease. Lancet Neurology. 12(2), 129-130. [Abstract]
  • Li, W., Holsinger, R., Kruse, C., Flugel, A., Graeber, M. (2013), The potential for genetically altered microglia to influence glioma treatment. CNS & Neurological Disorders - Drug Targets. 12(6), 750-762. [Abstract]
  • Svahn, A., Graeber, M., Ellett, F., Lieschke, G., Rinkwitz, S., Bennett, M., Becker, T. (2013), Development of ramified microglia from early macrophages in the zebrafish optic tectum. Developmental Neurobiology. 73(1), 60-71. [Abstract]


  • Alafuzoff, I., Gelpi, E., Al-Sarraj, S., Arzberger, T., Attems, J., Bodi, I., Bogdanovic, N., Budka, H., Bugiani, O., Englund, E., Ferrer, I., Gentleman, S., Giaccone, G., Graeber, M., Hortobagyi, T., Höftberger, R., Ironside, J., Jellinger, K., Kavantzas, N., King, A., Korkolopoulou, P., Kovács, G., Meyronet, D., Monoranu, C., Parchi, P., Patsouris, E., Roggendorf, W., Rozemuller, A., Seilhean, D., Streichenberger, N., Thal, D., Wharton, S., Kretzschmar, H. (2012), The need to unify neuropathological assessments of vascular alterations in the ageing brain: multicentre survey by the BrainNet Europe consortium. Experimental Gerontology. 47(11), 825-833. [Abstract]
  • Graeber, M., Banati, R., Fl��gel, A., Streit, W., Tetzlaff, W. (2012), Courage, luck and patience: in celebration of the 80th birthday of Georg W. Kreutzberg. Acta Neuropathologica. 124(4), 593-598. [Abstract]
  • Paradise, M., Naismith, S., Norrie, L., Graeber, M., Hickie, I. (2012), The role of glia in late-life depression. International Psychogeriatrics. 24(12), 1878-1890. [Abstract]
  • Li, W., Graeber, M. (2012), The molecular profile of microglia under the influence of glioma. Neuro-Oncology. 14(8), 958-978. [Abstract]
  • Graeber, M., Christie, M. (2012), Multiple mechanisms of microglia: a gatekeeper's contribution to pain states. Experimental Neurology. 234(2), 255-261. [Abstract]


  • Graeber, M., Li, W., Rodriguez, M. (2011), Role of microglia in CNS inflammation. FEBS Letters. 585(23), 3798-3805. [Abstract]
  • Michael, G., Esmailzadeh, S., Moran, L., Christian, L., Pearce, R., Graeber, M. (2011), Up-regulation of metallothionein gene expression in Parkinsonian astrocytes. Neurogenetics. 12(4), 295-305. [Abstract]
  • Müller, U., Winter, P., Graeber, M. (2011), Alois Alzheimer's case, Auguste D., did not carry the N141I mutation in PSEN2 characteristic of Alzheimer disease in Volga Germans. Archives of Neurology. , 1210-1211. [Abstract]
  • Graeber, M. (2011), Ensuring Respect for the Donated Brains of Children PLoS Blogs. Dec, 21.
  • AlShakweer, W., Alwelaie, Y., Mankung, A., Graeber, M. (2011), Bone marrow-derived microglia in pilocytic astrocytoma. Frontiers in Bioscience (Elite Edition). 3, 371-379. [Abstract]


  • Graeber, M. (2010), Changing face of microglia. Science. 330(6005), 783-788. [Abstract]
  • Zheng, B., Liao, Z., Locascio, J., Lesniak, K., Roderick, S., Watt, M., Eklund, A., Zhang-James, Y., Kim, P., Hauser, M., Grünblatt, E., Moran, L., Mandel, S., Riederer, P., Miller, R., Federoff, H., Wüllner, U., Papapetropoulos, S., Youdim, M., Cantuti-Castelvetri, I., Young, A., Vance, J., Davis, R., Hedreen, J., Adler, C., Beach, T., Graeber, M., Middleton, F., Rochet, J., Scherzer, C. (2010), PGC-1alpha, a potential therapeutic target for early intervention in Parkinson's disease. Science Translational Medicine. 2(52), 52ra73. [Abstract]
  • Graeber, M., Flügel, A., Moran, L., Scheithauer, B. (2010), Immune biology of microglia in gliomas. In: Immune Biology of Brain Tumours. (pp.69-80).Muchen, Germany: Dustri-Verlag Dr Karl Feistle.
  • Graeber, M., Streit, W. (2010), Microglia: biology and pathology. Acta neuropathologica. 119(1), 89-105. [Abstract]


  • Graeber, M. (2009), Biomarkers for Parkinson's disease. Experimental neurology. 216(2), 249-53. [Abstract]
  • Kalaitzakis, M., Christian, L., Moran, L., Graeber, M., Pearce, R., Gentleman, S. (2009), Dementia and visual hallucinations associated with limbic pathology in Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism & related disorders. 15(3), 196-204. [Abstract]
  • Alafuzoff, I., Thal, D., Arzberger, T., Bogdanovic, N., Al-Sarraj, S., Bodi, I., Boluda, S., Bugiani, O., Duyckaerts, C., Gelpi, E., Gentleman, S., Giaccone, G., Graeber, M., Hortobagyi, T., Höftberger, R., Ince, P., Ironside, J., Kavantzas, N., King, A., Korkolopoulou, P., Kovács, G., Meyronet, D., Monoranu, C., Nilsson, T., Parchi, P., Patsouris, E., Pikkarainen, M., Revesz, T., Rozemuller, A., Seilhean, D., Schulz-Schaeffer, W., Streichenberger, N., Wharton, S., Kretzschmar, H. (2009), Assessment of beta-amyloid deposits in human brain: a study of the BrainNet Europe Consortium. Acta neuropathologica. 117(3), 309-20. [Abstract]
  • Durrenberger, P., Filiou, M., Moran, L., Michael, G., Novoselov, S., Cheetham, M., Clark, P., Pearce, R., Graeber, M. (2009), DnaJB6 is present in the core of Lewy bodies and is highly up-regulated in parkinsonian astrocytes. Journal of neuroscience research. 87(1), 238-45. [Abstract]
  • Slodzinski, H., Moran, L., Michael, G., Wang, B., Novoselov, S., Cheetham, M., Pearce, R., Graeber, M. (2009), Homocysteine-induced endoplasmic reticulum protein (herp) is up-regulated in parkinsonian substantia nigra and present in the core of Lewy bodies. Clinical neuropathology. 28(5), 333-43. [Abstract]


  • Alafuzoff, I., Arzberger, T., Al-Sarraj, S., Bodi, I., Bogdanovic, N., Braak, H., Bugiani, O., Del-Tredici, K., Ferrer, I., Gelpi, E., Giaccone, G., Graeber, M., Ince, P., Kamphorst, W., King, A., Korkolopoulou, P., Kovács, G., Larionov, S., Meyronet, D., Monoranu, C., Parchi, P., Patsouris, E., Roggendorf, W., Seilhean, D., Tagliavini, F., Stadelmann, C., Streichenberger, N., Thal, D., Wharton, S., Kretzschmar, H. (2008), Staging of neurofibrillary pathology in Alzheimer's disease: a study of the BrainNet Europe Consortium. Brain Pathology. 18(4), 484-496. [Abstract]
  • Kalaitzakis, M., Graeber, M., Gentleman, S., Pearce, R. (2008), Controversies over the staging of alpha-synuclein pathology in Parkinson's disease. Acta Neuropathologica. , 125-128. [Abstract]
  • Kalaitzakis, M., Graeber, M., Gentleman, S., Pearce, R. (2008), The dorsal motor nucleus of the vagus is not an obligatory trigger site of Parkinson's disease: a critical analysis of alpha-synuclein staging. Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology. 34(3), 284-295. [Abstract]
  • Graeber, M. (2008), Twenty-first century brain banking: at the crossroads. Acta Neuropathologica. 115, 493-496. [Abstract]
  • Moran, L., Hickey, L., Michael, G., Derkacs, M., Christian, L., Kalaitzakis, M., Pearce, R., Graeber, M. (2008), Neuronal pentraxin II is highly upregulated in Parkinson's disease and a novel component of Lewy bodies. Acta Neuropathologica. 115(4), 471-478. [Abstract]
  • Moran, L., Graeber, M. (2008), Towards a pathway definition of Parkinson's disease: a complex disorder with links to cancer, diabetes and inflammation. Neurogenetics. 9(1), 1-13. [Abstract]
  • Kalaitzakis, M., Graeber, M., Gentleman, S., Pearce, R. (2008), Striatal beta-amyloid deposition in Parkinson disease with dementia. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 67(2), 155-161. [Abstract]