Roger Olofsson Bagge


Avd för
Blå stråket 5, vån 3 SU/Sahlgrenska
41345 Göteborg
Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset
41345 Göteborg

Om Roger Olofsson Bagge

Roger Olofsson Bagge is an Associate professor at the Institute of Clinical Sciences at Sahlgrensska Academy. He is also a Senior consultant surgeon, the Head of Breast and Melanoma Surgery at the Department Surgery and the Director of Sahlgrenska Breast Cancer Center at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

He has a research group including both clinical and pre-clinical research within Wallenberg Centre of Molecular and Translational Medicine where the focus is translational cancer research, mainly concerning malignant melanoma and breast cancer. Link to Rogers Olofsson Bagges research group

Examples of ongoing projects

  1. ExoBioMark - Translational biomarker study including patients with breast cancer and melanoma
  2. SCANDIUM - A phase III randomized controlled trial evaluating isolated hepatic perfusion (IHP) vs. Best alternative care (BAC) (NCT01785316).
  3. SCANDIUM II - A phase I randomized controlled trial evaluating isolated hepatic perfusion (IHP) and immunotherapy using ipilimumab and nivolumab.
  4. MI-ILP - Minimally-invasive isolated limb perfusion (NCT03376126).
  5. Nivo-ILP - Double blind randomized controlled phase Ib/II trial evaluating the effect of adding nivolumab to isolated limb perfusion (NCT03685890).
  6. SUMMIST - Randomized controlled phase II trial evaluating the effect of metastasectomies in patients with stable disease or partial response after treatment with PD-1 inhibition (NCT04242329).
  7. MAGMEN - Identification and prediction of sentinel node status in melanoma using supraparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles and MRI (NCT03898687).

Finalized PhD-projects

  1. Main supervisor - Valerio Belgrano. Thesis presented 2019-06-04
  2. Assistant supervisor - Junko Johansson. Thesis presented 2019-05-29
  3. Assistant supervisor - Elin Söderberg. Thesis presented 2020-01-10

Ongoing PhD-projects

  1. Main supervisor - Jenny Heiman Ullmark
  2. Main supervisor - Nushin Mirzaei
  3. Main supervisor - Hafsteinn Petursson
  4. Main supervisor - Lida Pistioli
  5. Main supervisor - Anna Corderfeldt
  6. Main supervisor - Carl-Jacob Holmberg
  7. Assistant supervisor - Slavica Janeva

Major research funding

  • Swedish Cancer Society
  • Wallenberg Foundation
  • Region Västra Götaland
  • Assar Gabrielsson foundation
  • Gothenburg Medical Association
  • Swedish state (ALF-agreement)
  • Gothenburg research council


Received grants and prizes - 2021 and forwards