ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-100811-2
Almeida, Rafael
Email: rafael.almeida@ed.ac.uk
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Affiliation: David Lyons Lab
Address: Centre for Neuroregeneration Chancellor's Building, GU 507B 49 Little France Crescent Edinburgh, EH16 4SB United Kingdom
Country: United Kingdom
Phone: 00441312429496
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Marshall-Phelps, K.L.H., Kegel, L., Baraban, M., Ruhwedel, T., Almeida, R.G., Rubio-Brotons, M., Klingseisen, A., Benito-Kwiecinski, S.K., Early, J.J., Bin, J.M., Suminaite, D., Livesey, M.R., Möbius, W., Poole, R.J., Lyons, D.A. (2020) Neuronal activity disrupts myelinated axon integrity in the absence of NKCC1b. The Journal of cell biology. 219(7)
Klingseisen, A., Ristoiu, A.M., Kegel, L., Sherman, D.L., Rubio-Brotons, M., Almeida, R.G., Koudelka, S., Benito-Kwiecinski, S.K., Poole, R.J., Brophy, P.J., Lyons, D.A. (2019) Oligodendrocyte Neurofascin Independently Regulates Both Myelin Targeting and Sheath Growth in the CNS. Developmental Cell. 51(6):730-744.e6
Kegel, L., Rubio, M., Almeida, R.G., Benito, S., Klingseisen, A., Lyons, D.A. (2019) Forward Genetic Screen Using Zebrafish to Identify New Genes Involved in Myelination. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 1936:185-209
Williamson, J.M., Lyons, D.A., Almeida, R.G. (2019) Manipulating Neuronal Activity in the Developing Zebrafish Spinal Cord to Investigate Adaptive Myelination. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 1936:211-225
Almeida, R.G., Pan, S., Cole, K.L.H., Williamson, J.M., Early, J.J., Czopka, T., Klingseisen, A., Chan, J.R., Lyons, D.A. (2018) Myelination of Neuronal Cell Bodies when Myelin Supply Exceeds Axonal Demand. Current biology : CB. 28(8):1296-1305.e5
Almeida, R., Lyons, D. (2016) Oligodendrocyte Development in the Absence of Their Target Axons In Vivo. PLoS One. 11:e0164432
Koudelka, S., Voas, M.G., Almeida, R.G., Baraban, M., Soetaert, J., Meyer, M.P., Talbot, W.S., Lyons, D.A. (2016) Individual Neuronal Subtypes Exhibit Diversity in CNS Myelination Mediated by Synaptic Vesicle Release. Current biology : CB. 26(11):1447-55
Almeida, R.G., Lyons, D.A. (2015) Intersectional Gene Expression in Zebrafish Using the Split KalTA4 System. Zebrafish. 12(6):377-86
Mensch, S., Baraban, M., Almeida, R., Czopka, T., Ausborn, J., El Manira, A., Lyons, D. A. (2015) Synaptic vesicle release regulates myelin sheath number of individual oligodendrocytes in vivo. Nature Neuroscience. 18:628-630
Almeida, R.G., Czopka, T., Ffrench-Constant, C., and Lyons, D.A. (2011) Individual axons regulate the myelinating potential of single oligodendrocytes in vivo. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(20):4443-50

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