Anderson SR, Zhang J, Steele MR, Romero CO, Kautzman AG, Schafer DP, Vetter ML. Complement targets newborn retinal ganglion cells for phagocytic elimination by microglia. J Neurosci. 2019 Jan 15 1854-18. PMID: 30647151.

Werneburg S, Feinberg PA, Johnson KM, Schafer DP. A microglia-cytokine axis to modulate synaptic connectivity and function. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2017 Oct 27; 47: 138-145. PMID: 29096242

Schafer DP, Heller CT, Gunner G, Heller M, Gordon C, Hammond T, Wolf Y, Jung S, Stevens B. Microglia contribute to circuit defects in Mecp2 null mice independent of microglia-specific loss of Mecp2 expression. Elife. 2016 Jul 26; 5. PMID: 27458802.

Frost JL, Schafer DP. Microglia: Architects of the Developing Nervous System. Trends Cell Biol. 2016 Aug; 26(8):587-97. PMID: 27004698.

Schafer DP, Stevens B. Microglia Function in Central Nervous System Development and Plasticity. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2015 Oct; 7(10):a020545. PMID: 26187728.

Schafer DP, Stevens B. Brains, Blood, and Guts: MeCP2 Regulates Microglia, Monocytes, and Peripheral Macrophages. Immunity. 2015 Apr 21; 42(4):600-2. PMID: 25902477.

Goldey GJ, Roumis DK, Glickfeld LL, Kerlin AM, Reid RC, Bonin V, Schafer DP, Andermann ML. Removable cranial windows for long-term imaging in awake mice. Nat Protoc. 2014 Nov; 9(11):2515-38. PMID: 25275789.

Schafer DP, Lehrman EK, Heller CT, Stevens B. An engulfment assay: a protocol to assess interactions between CNS phagocytes and neurons. J Vis Exp. 2014 Jun 08; (88). PMID: 24962472.

Schafer DP, Stevens B. Phagocytic glial cells: sculpting synaptic circuits in the developing nervous system. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2013 Dec; 23(6):1034-40. PMID: 24157239.

Schafer DP, Lehrman EK, Stevens B. The "quad-partite" synapse: microglia-synapse interactions in the developing and mature CNS. Glia. 2013 Jan; 61(1):24-36. PMID: 22829357.

Schafer DP, Lehrman EK, Kautzman AG, Koyama R, Mardinly AR, Yamasaki R, Ransohoff RM, Greenberg ME, Barres BA, Stevens B. Microglia sculpt postnatal neural circuits in an activity and complement-dependent manner. Neuron. 2012 May 24; 74(4):691-705. PMID: 22632727.

Susuki K, Yuki N, Schafer DP, Hirata K, Zhang G, Funakoshi K, Rasband MN. Dysfunction of nodes of Ranvier: a mechanism for anti-ganglioside antibody-mediated neuropathies. Exp Neurol. 2012 Jan; 233(1):534-42. PMID: 22178332.

Schafer DP, Stevens B. Synapse elimination during development and disease: immune molecules take centre stage. Biochem Soc Trans. 2010 Apr; 38(2):476-81. PMID: 20298206.

Schafer DP, Jha S, Liu F, Akella T, McCullough LD, Rasband MN. Disruption of the axon initial segment cytoskeleton is a new mechanism for neuronal injury. J Neurosci. 2009 Oct 21; 29(42):13242-54. PMID: 19846712.

Liu F, Schafer DP, McCullough LD. TTC, fluoro-Jade B and NeuN staining confirm evolving phases of infarction induced by middle cerebral artery occlusion. J Neurosci Methods. 2009 Apr 30; 179(1):1-8. PMID: 19167427.

Schafer DP, Rasband MN. Glial regulation of the axonal membrane at nodes of Ranvier. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2006 Oct; 16(5):508-14. PMID: 16945520.

Ogawa Y, Schafer DP, Horresh I, Bar V, Hales K, Yang Y, Susuki K, Peles E, Stankewich MC, Rasband MN. Spectrins and ankyrinB constitute a specialized paranodal cytoskeleton. J Neurosci. 2006 May 10; 26(19):5230-9. PMID: 16687515.

Schafer DP, Custer AW, Shrager P, Rasband MN. Early events in node of Ranvier formation during myelination and remyelination in the PNS. Neuron Glia Biol. 2006 May; 2(2):69-79. PMID: 16652168.

Schafer DP, Bansal R, Hedstrom KL, Pfeiffer SE, Rasband MN. Does paranode formation and maintenance require partitioning of neurofascin 155 into lipid rafts? J Neurosci. 2004 Mar 31; 24(13):3176-85. PMID: 15056697.