George Paxinos

Professor, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia


Fields of interest:

The organisation of the human hypothalamus, the development of the mouse brain, and homologies between the human and other primates


Recent publications:

Giazitzoglou E., Korovesis S., Kokladi M., Venetsanakos I., Paxinos G., Katritsis D. G.:
Slow-pathway ablation for atrioventricular nodal re-entrant tachycardia with no risk of atrioventricular block

Hellenic. J. Cardiol. 2010; 51(5): 407-412.


Watson C. R., Paxinos G., Tokuno H.:
Using a panel of immunomarkers to define homologies in Mammalian brains

Front. Hum. Neurosci. 2010; 4: 13.

Katritsis D. G., Giazitzoglou E., Paxinos G.:
Use of a circular mapping and ablation catheter for ablation of atypical right ventricular outflow tract arrhythmia

Europace 2010; 12(2): 277-278.

Fu Y., Tvrdik P., Makki N., Palombi O., Machold R., Paxinos G., Watson C.:

The precerebellar linear nucleus in the mouse defined by connections, immunohistochemistry, and gene expression

Brain Res. 2009; 1271: 49-59.

Katritsis D., Giazitzoglou E., Sougiannis D., Goumas N., Paxinos G., Camm A. J.:
Anatomic approach for ganglionic plexi ablation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Am. J. Cardiol. 2008; 102(3): 330-334.


Katritsis D. G., Pantos I., Efstathopoulos E. P., Tzanalaridou E., Korovesis S., Kourlaba G., Paxinos G., Voridis E.:

Three-dimensional analysis of the left anterior descending coronary artery: comparison with conventional coronary angiograms

Coron. Artery Dis. 2008; 19(4): 265-270.


Katritsis D., Ellenbogen K. A., Giazitzoglou E., Sougiannis D., Paxinos G., Fragakis N., Camm A. J.:

Clinical outcome of left atrial ablation for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation is related to the extent of radiofrequency ablation

J. Interv. Card. Electrophysiol. 2008; 22(1): 31-37.


Golmohammadi M. G., Blackmore D. G., Large B., Azari H., Esfandiary E., Paxinos G., Franklin K. B., Reynolds B. A., Rietze R. L.:
Comparative analysis of the frequency and distribution of stem and progenitor cells in the adult mouse brain

Stem Cells 2008; 26(4): 979-987.


Schwarz A. J., Danckaert A., Reese T., Gozzi A., Paxinos G., Watson C., Merlo-Pich E. V., Bifone A.:

A stereotaxic MRI template set for the rat brain with tissue class distribution maps and co-registered anatomical atlas: application to pharmacological MRI

Neuroimage 2006; 32(2): 538-550.


Katritsis D., Korovesis S., Karvouni E., Giazitzoglou E., Paxinos G., Haliassos A.:

Does diagnostic coronary angiography induce significant coronary microembolization in stable, ischemic patients? A prospective study

J. Interv. Cardiol. 2006; 19(4): 346-349.