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oncologist

Chris Boshoff, South African oncologist. Achievements include research in Epidemiology and molecular biology of Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus; research in molecular biology of teenage sarcomas; research in molecular biology of ovarian cancer. Named GlaxoWellcome prize fellow, 1998; recipient Fleming prize, Society for Microbiology, 2002. Member of Royal College Physicians.

Background

Boshoff, Chris was born on June 22, 1965 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Doctor of Philosophy, Universities of Pretoria and London, South Africa and London, 1987.

Career

Professor of cancer medicine University College London, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Epidemiology and molecular biology of Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus. Research in molecular biology of teenage sarcomas. Research in molecular biology of ovarian cancer.

Membership

Member of Royal College Physicians.