Robert Bachoo, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Endowed Title: Miller Family Professorship in Neuro-Oncology

Department: Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, Internal Medicine


Undergraduate "trent University, Ontario, Canada" (), Biology
Graduate School Mcgill University - Canada (1989)
Medical School University of Toronto - Canada (1996), Medicine

Research Interests

  • Angiogenesis
  • Brain Development
  • Malignant Transformation
  • Stem Cell Biology
  • Tumor Micro Environment


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Featured Publications

Suppression of reactive oxygen species and MPTP-induced neurodegenration by the PGC-1 transcriptional coactivator

St-Pierre, J., Droir, S., Uldry, M., Rhee, J., Lin, J, Handshin, C., Yang, W., Bachoo,R., Spigelman,BM Cell 127(2):397-408. October 2006 127 (2) 397-408.

Molecular diversity of astrocytes with implications for neurological disorders

Bachoo R, Kim R, Ligon K, Maher E, Brennan C, Billings N, Chan S, Li C, Rowitch D, Wong W, DePinho R PNAS 2004 101(22) 8384-8389

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  • American Society of Clinical Investigation
    Poster presentation award (2002)
  • Chief Resident
    Tufts University Neurology Program (1999)
  • Medical Research Council of Canada Medical Scientist
  • Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Medical Scientist
  • McGill University
    Ph.D. with Honors (1989)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Neurology
  • American Society of Neuro-Oncology