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Isabella Wimmer
Mag. Isabella Wimmer, PhD

Department of Neurology
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0003-2231-2120
T +43 1 40400 63490


Multiple Sclerosis

Selected publications

  1. Wimmer, I. et al., 2019. Microglia pre-activation and neurodegeneration precipitate neuroinflammation without exacerbating tissue injury in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Acta Neuropathologica Communications, 7(1). Available at:
  2. Wimmer, I. et al., 2018. Systematic evaluation of RNA quality, microarray data reliability and pathway analysis in fresh, fresh frozen and formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue samples. Scientific Reports, 8(1). Available at:
  3. Fischer, M.T. et al., 2013. Disease-specific molecular events in cortical multiple sclerosis lesions. Brain, 136(6), pp.1799,
  4. Wimmer, I., Zrzavy, T. & Lassmann, H., 2018. Neuroinflammatory responses in experimental and human stroke lesions. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 323, pp.10,
  5. Wimmer, I. et al., 2019. PECAM-1 Stabilizes Blood-Brain Barrier Integrity and Favors Paracellular T-Cell Diapedesis Across the Blood-Brain Barrier During Neuroinflammation. Frontiers in Immunology, 10. Available at: