Harry V. Vinters, M.D.


Distinguished Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Chief, Neuropathology
Professor, Neurology
Surgical Pathology
Member, Brain Research Institute
Faculty, Cellular and Molecular Pathology PhD Program

Contact Information

Lab Number: Lab
Work Phone Number: (310) 825-6191
(310) 825-7230

Laboratory Address:

CHS/BRI 13-375, 13-388, 18-149
NRB, 5th floor


Work Address:

Semel 18-126
CHS 18-170



Yin Nicole S, Benavides Sebastian, Starkman Sidney, Liebeskind David S, Saver Jeffrey A, Salamon Noriko, Jahan Reza, Duckwiler Gary R, Tateshima Satoshi, Vinuela Fernando, Vespa Paul M, Chute Dennis J, Vinters Harry V   Autopsy findings after intracranial thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: a clinicopathologic study of 5 patients Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation, 2010; 41(5): 938-47.
Tan Michelle G, Chua Wei-Ting, Esiri Margaret M, Smith A David, Vinters Harry V, Lai Mitchell K   Genome wide profiling of altered gene expression in the neocortex of Alzheimer's disease Journal of neuroscience research, 2010; 88(6): 1157-69.
Soontornniyomkij Virawudh, Lynch Matthew D, Mermash Sherin, Pomakian Justine, Badkoobehi Haleh, Clare Ryan, Vinters Harry V   Cerebral microinfarcts associated with severe cerebral beta-amyloid angiopathy Brain pathology (Zurich, Switzerland), 2010; 20(2): 459-67.
Upchurch Kristen, Stern John M, Salamon Noriko, Dewar Sandra, Engel Jerome, Vinters Harry V, Fried Itzhak   Epileptogenic temporal cavernous malformations: operative strategies and postoperative seizure outcomes Seizure : the journal of the British Epilepsy Association, 2010; 19(2): 120-8.
Mehta Rupal I, Mehta Rashi I, Solis Orestes E, Jahan Reza, Salamon Noriko, Tobis Jonathan M, Yong William H, Vinters Harry V, Fishbein Michael C   Hydrophilic polymer emboli: an under-recognized iatrogenic cause of ischemia and infarct Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 2010; 41(5): .
Chow Tiffany W, Varpetian Arousiak, Moss Taryn, Vinters Harry V, Marquez Stefanie, Miller Carol   Alzheimer's disease neuropathologic changes in semantic dementia Neurocase : case studies in neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry, and behavioural neurology, 2010; 16(1): 15-22.
Yuki Ichiro, Uchiyama Naoyuki, Murayama Yuichi, Nien Yih-Lin, Lee Daniel, Ebara Masaki, Ishii Akira, Chiang Alexander, Vinters Harry V, Nishimura Ichiro, Wu Benjamin M, Vinuela Fernando   Intravascular tissue reactions induced by various types of bioabsorbable polymeric materials: correlation between the degradation profiles and corresponding tissue reactions Neuroradiology, 2010; 19(2): .
Sofroniew Michael V, Vinters Harry V   Astrocytes: biology and pathology Acta neuropathologica, 2010; 119(1): 7-35.
Tsang Shirley W Y, Vinters Harry V, Cummings Jeffrey L, Wong Peter T-H, Chen Christopher P L-H, Lai Mitchell K P   Alterations in NMDA receptor subunit densities and ligand binding to glycine recognition sites are associated with chronic anxiety in Alzheimer's disease Neurobiology of aging, 2008; 29(10): 1524-32.
Akhtari Massoud, Bragin Anatol, Cohen Mark, Moats Rex, Brenker Frank, Lynch Mattew D, Vinters Harry V, Engel Jerome   Functionalized magnetonanoparticles for MRI diagnosis and localization in epilepsy Epilepsia, 2008; 49(8): 1419-30.
Sugiura Chitose, Miyata Hajime, Ueda Manami, Ohama Eisaku, Vinters Harry V, Ohno Kousaku   Immunohistochemical expression of fibroblast growth factor (FGF)-2 in epilepsy-associated malformations of cortical development (MCDs) Neuropathology : official journal of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology, 2008; 28(4): 372-81.
André Kousaku, Cepeda Kousaku, Vinters Kousaku, Huynh Kousaku, Mathern Kousaku, Levine Kousaku   Pyramidal cell responses to gamma-aminobutyric acid differ in type I and type II cortical dysplasia Journal of neuroscience research, 2008; 28(4): .
Fein Jeffrey A, Sokolow Sophie, Miller Carol A, Vinters Harry V, Yang Fusheng, Cole Gregory M, Gylys Karen Hoppens   Co-localization of amyloid beta and tau pathology in Alzheimer's disease synaptosomes The American journal of pathology, 2008; 172(6): 1683-92.
Jagust William J, Zheng Ling, Harvey Danielle J, Mack Wendy J, Vinters Harry V, Weiner Michael W, Ellis William G, Zarow Chris, Mungas Dan, Reed Bruce R, Kramer Joel H, Schuff Norbert, DeCarli Charles, Chui Helena C   Neuropathological basis of magnetic resonance images in aging and dementia Annals of neurology, 2008; 63(1): 72-80.
Goldstine, J Seligson, DB Beizai, P Miyata, H Vinters, HV   Tissue microarrays in the study of non-neoplastic disease of the nervous system Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. , 2002; 61(8): 653-62.