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Oliver Bogler

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • 17PublicationsNumber of items in Oliver's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 10Followers


Oliver studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University and then moved to the laboratory of Dr. Mark Noble, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University College Branch in London, UK for his PhD (1991). Following a post-doc at the Salk Institute, he rejoined the Ludwig Institute, working with Dr. Webster Cavenee, Director of the San Diego Branch. His first faculty appointment (1997), was in the Departments of Anatomy and Neurosurgery at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. In 2000 he moved to the Hermelin Brain Tumor Center, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit. In 2005 Oliver joined the Brain Tumor Center at the U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center as Director of Basic Research, and was promoted to Professor in 2009. His work is focused on EGFR signaling in glioma and novel platinum compounds.

Recent publications

  • Constitutive EGFR signaling confers a motile phenotype to neural stem cells.

    • Boockvar J
    • Kapitonov D
    • Kapoor G
    • et al.
  • A novel member of the NF2/ERM/4.1 superfamily with growth suppressing properties in lung cancer.

    • Tran Y
    • Bögler O
    • Gorse K
    • et al.

Professional experience


University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

March 2005 - Present



Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research


University of Cambridge

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