Kollias Spyridon

Gruppenleiter / Group Leader

Prof. Dr. med. Spyros Kollias


Klinik für Neuroradiologie

UniversitätsSpital Zürich


Frauenklinikstrasse 10



Telefon / Phone

+41-44-255 56 00

Gruppenmitglieder / Group Members

1 Prof. (Spyros Kollias, MD), 1 senior scientist (PD Dr. Lars Michels), MR physicist (Dr. Marco Piccirelli), 4 clinical fellows, 2 PhD postdocs, 3 PhD students, 3 MR technologists

Hauptforschungsgebiet(e) / Main Field(s) of Research / Abstract

State of the art clinical diagnostic service for the neurologically diseased patient in a routine and in an emergency basis in the fields of neurosurgery, neurology, neuro-ophthalmology, ORL, maxillofacial surgery, and traumatology

Clinical research in the fields of diagnostic and interventional neuroimaging and basic research in the fields of high resolution neuroimaging and functional brain mapping

Teaching of neuroimaging and MR technology for Neuroradiology residents, medical students, and postdoctoral students from the neuroscience disciplines

Schlüsselwörter für Forschungsgebiet(e) / Keywords for Research Field(s)

multimodal neuroimaging, fMRI, DTI, spectroscopy, perfusion, brain, spinal cord, neurodegenerative diseases, neuro-oncology, stroke, neuro-vascular diseases

Ausbildung und Schulung / Education and Training

Wichtigste Publikationen / Selected Publications

  • Spinal cord diffusion-tensor imaging and motor-evoked potentials in multiple sclerosis patients: microstructural and functional asymmetry. von Meyenburg J, et al. Radiology. 2013 Jun;267(3):869-79.


  • 1H-MR Spectroscopy in the Human Spinal Cord. Hock A, et al. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013 Sep;34(9):1682-9


  • Brain activation associated with active and passive lower limb stepping. Jaeger L, et al. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014, 28; 8:828.


  • Posterior cingulate γ-aminobutyric acid and glutamate/glutamine are reduced in amnestic mild cognitive impairment and are unrelated to amyloid deposition and apolipoprotein E genotype. Riese F, et al., Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Jan;36(1):53-9.

Finanzierung / Funding

SNF, NCCR Neural Plasticity and Repair, IRP, Swiss MS Society, Industry

Link zur "Forschungsdatenbank" der UZH / Link to the UZH "research database"