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Trever G. Bivona, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor, Hematology and Oncology, UCSF

TBivona@medicine.ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 885-3882 [Clinic]; (415) 353-9927 [Asst]; (415) 476-9907 [lab]
600 16th Street
San Francisco, CA 94158

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Education

Vanderbilt University, B.S., 1998, Molecular Biology
New York University, School of Medicine, Ph.D., 2004, Cell and Mol. Biology
New York University, School of Medicine, M.D., 2005, Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard, 2005-2007, Internal Medicine
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2007-2011, Medical Oncology


Professional Experience

  • 1998-2005
    MD-PhD, Medical Scientist Training Program, NYU School of Medicine
  • 2005-2007
    Resident House Staff, Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • 2007-2011
    Medical Oncology Fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • 2008-2011
    Research Fellow, Laboratory of Charles Sawyers, Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • 7/2011-present
    Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, University of California, San Francisco
  • 7/2011- present
    Member, UCSF Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • 7/2011- present
    Faculty Member, California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3)

Honors & Awards


  • 1998
    Vanderbilt University Honors Degree in Molecular Biology
  • 1998
    Vanderbilt University Research Excellence Award
  • 1998-2005
    NIH Medical Scientist Training Program Award
  • 2005
    Medical Science Writing Award, NYU School of Medicine
  • 2007
    US Patent 20060083742 Prenyl-electrostatic Switch
  • 2008-2010
    Charles A. Dana Foundation Clinical Scholars Research Fellowship
  • 2009
    Julia Zelmanovich Young Alumnus Award, NYU School of Medicine
  • 2010
    American Society of Clinical Oncology Young Investigator Award
  • 2010
    Uniting Against Lung Cancer Research Investigator
  • 2011
    NIH/NCI Clinical Investigator Career Development Award (K08)
  • 2012
    National Lung Cancer Partnership Young Investigator Award
  • 2012
    Sidney Kimmel Foundation Kimmel Scholar Award
  • 2012
    Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award Finalist
  • 2012
    Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award
  • 2012
    American Lung Association Lung Cancer Discovery Award
  • 2012
    Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award
  • 2012
    Visiting Scholar Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Scholars Program at California, State University-Fullerton
  • 2012
    NIH Director's New Innovator Award (DP2)


Selected Publications

  1. Costa C, Molina MA, Drozdowskyj A, Giménez-Capitán A, Bertran-Alamillo J, Karachaliou N, Gervais R, Massuti B, Wei J, Moran T, Majem M, Felip E, Carcereny E, Garcia-Campelo R, Viteri S, Taron M, Ono M, Giannikopoulos P, Bivona T, Rosell R. The Impact of EGFR T790M Mutations and BIM mRNA Expression on Outcome in Patients with EGFR-Mutant NSCLC Treated with Erlotinib or Chemotherapy in the Randomized Phase III EURTAC Trial. Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Apr 1; 20(7):2001-10.
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  2. Lin L, Asthana S, Chan E, Bandyopadhyay S, Martins MM, Olivas V, Yan JJ, Pham L, Wang MM, Bollag G, Solit DB, Collisson EA, Rudin CM, Taylor BS, Bivona TG. Mapping the molecular determinants of BRAF oncogene dependence in human lung cancer. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Feb 18; 111(7):E748-57.
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  3. Molina-Vila MA, Nabau-Moretó N, Tornador C, Sabnis AJ, Rosell R, Estivill X, Bivona TG, Marino-Buslje C. Activating mutations cluster in the "molecular brake" regions of protein kinases and do not associate with conserved or catalytic residues. Hum Mutat. 2014 Mar; 35(3):318-28.
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  4. Rosell R, Bivona TG, Karachaliou N. Genetics and biomarkers in personalisation of lung cancer treatment. Lancet. 2013 Aug 24; 382(9893):720-31.
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  5. Sabnis AJ, Bivona TG. FGFR fusions in the driver's seat. Cancer Discov. 2013 Jun; 3(6):607-9.
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  6. Hrustanovic G, Lee BJ, Bivona TG. Mechanisms of resistance to EGFR targeted therapies. Cancer Biol Ther. 2013 Apr; 14(4):304-14.
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  7. Neel DS, Bivona TG. Secrets of drug resistance in NSCLC exposed by new molecular definition of EMT. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Jan 1; 19(1):3-5.
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  8. Blakely CM, Bivona TG. Resiliency of lung cancers to EGFR inhibitor treatment unveiled, offering opportunities to divide and conquer EGFR inhibitor resistance. Cancer Discov. 2012 Oct; 2(10):872-5.
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  9. Lin L, Bivona TG. Mechanisms of Resistance to Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitors and Novel Therapeutic Strategies to Overcome Resistance in NSCLC Patients. Chemother Res Pract. 2012; 2012:817297.
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  10. Zhang Z, Lee JC, Lin L, Olivas V, Au V, LaFramboise T, Abdel-Rahman M, Wang X, Levine AD, Rho JK, Choi YJ, Choi CM, Kim SW, Jang SJ, Park YS, Kim WS, Lee DH, Lee JS, Miller VA, Arcila M, Ladanyi M, Moonsamy P, Sawyers C, Boggon TJ, Ma PC, Costa C, Taron M, Rosell R, Halmos B, Bivona TG. Activation of the AXL kinase causes resistance to EGFR-targeted therapy in lung cancer. Nat Genet. 2012 Aug; 44(8):852-60.
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  11. Morris LG, Taylor BS, Bivona TG, Gong Y, Eng S, Brennan CW, Kaufman A, Kastenhuber ER, Banuchi VE, Singh B, Heguy A, Viale A, Mellinghoff IK, Huse J, Ganly I, Chan TA. Genomic dissection of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)/PI3K pathway reveals frequent deletion of the EGFR phosphatase PTPRS in head and neck cancers. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Nov 22; 108(47):19024-9.
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  12. Bivona TG, Hieronymus H, Parker J, Chang K, Taron M, Rosell R, Moonsamy P, Dahlman K, Miller VA, Costa C, Hannon G, Sawyers CL. FAS and NF-?B signalling modulate dependence of lung cancers on mutant EGFR. Nature. 2011 Mar 24; 471(7339):523-6.
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  13. Rosell R, Molina MA, Costa C, Simonetti S, Gimenez-Capitan A, Bertran-Alamillo J, Mayo C, Moran T, Mendez P, Cardenal F, Isla D, Provencio M, Cobo M, Insa A, Garcia-Campelo R, Reguart N, Majem M, Viteri S, Carcereny E, Porta R, Massuti B, Queralt C, de Aguirre I, Sanchez JM, Sanchez-Ronco M, Mate JL, Ariza A, Benlloch S, Sanchez JJ, Bivona TG, Sawyers CL, Taron M. Pretreatment EGFR T790M mutation and BRCA1 mRNA expression in erlotinib-treated advanced non-small-cell lung cancer patients with EGFR mutations. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Mar 1; 17(5):1160-8.
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  14. Quatela SE, Sung PJ, Ahearn IM, Bivona TG, Philips MR. Analysis of K-Ras phosphorylation, translocation, and induction of apoptosis. Methods Enzymol. 2008; 439:87-102.
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  15. Bivona TG, Quatela SE, Bodemann BO, Ahearn IM, Soskis MJ, Mor A, Miura J, Wiener HH, Wright L, Saba SG, Yim D, Fein A, Pérez de Castro I, Li C, Thompson CB, Cox AD, Philips MR. PKC regulates a farnesyl-electrostatic switch on K-Ras that promotes its association with Bcl-XL on mitochondria and induces apoptosis. Mol Cell. 2006 Feb 17; 21(4):481-93.
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  16. Bivona TG, Quatela S, Philips MR. Analysis of Ras activation in living cells with GFP-RBD. Methods Enzymol. 2006; 407:128-43.
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  17. Bivona TG, Philips MR. Analysis of Ras and Rap activation in living cells using fluorescent Ras binding domains. Methods. 2005 Oct; 37(2):138-45.
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  18. Jordan JD, He JC, Eungdamrong NJ, Gomes I, Ali W, Nguyen T, Bivona TG, Philips MR, Devi LA, Iyengar R. Cannabinoid receptor-induced neurite outgrowth is mediated by Rap1 activation through G(alpha)o/i-triggered proteasomal degradation of Rap1GAPII. J Biol Chem. 2005 Mar 25; 280(12):11413-21.
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  19. Dustin ML, Bivona TG, Philips MR. Membranes as messengers in T cell adhesion signaling. Nat Immunol. 2004 Apr; 5(4):363-72.
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  20. Walker SA, Kupzig S, Bouyoucef D, Davies LC, Tsuboi T, Bivona TG, Cozier GE, Lockyer PJ, Buckler A, Rutter GA, Allen MJ, Philips MR, Cullen PJ. Identification of a Ras GTPase-activating protein regulated by receptor-mediated Ca2+ oscillations. EMBO J. 2004 Apr 21; 23(8):1749-60.
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