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Prof. Dr.
Oliver Schilling

Institute of Surgical Pathology
Phone: 0049-761 27080610


  • 1994-2000 Studies in biology (Diploma), Universities of Braunschweig, Münster, and Tours (France)
  • 2000-2004 PhD thesis at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
  • 2004-2008 Postdoctoral scientist, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • 2008-2018 Group leader, Institute of Molecular Medicine and Cell Research, University of Freiburg
  • Since 2018 Heisenberg Professor (W3) of Translational Proteome Research, University of Freiburg

Focus of research

  • Proteolytic signaling

  • Translational proteomics

  • Mass spectrometric imaging

Selected publications

  • Oria VO, Lopatta P, Schmitz T, Preca BT, Nyström A, Conrad C, Bartsch JW, Kulemann B, Hoeppner J, Maurer J, Bronsert P, Schilling O. ADAM9 contributes to vascular invasion in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, Mol Oncol. 2019 Feb;13(2):456-479
  • Oria VO, Bronsert P, Thomsen AR, Föll MC, Zamboglou C, Hannibal L, Behringer S, Biniossek ML, Schreiber C, Grosu AL, Bolm L, Rades D, Keck T, Werner M, Wellner UF, Schilling O. Proteome Profiling of Primary Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinomas Undergoing Additive Chemoradiation Link ALDH1A1 to Early Local Recurrence and Chemoradiation Resistance, Transl Oncol. 2018 Dec;11(6):1307-1322
  • Drendel V, Heckelmann B, Schell C, Kook L, Biniossek ML, Werner M, Jilg CA, Schilling O. Proteomic distinction of renal oncocytomas and chromophobe renal cell carcinomas, Clin Proteomics. 2018 Aug 3;15:25
  • Föll MC, Fahrner M, Oria VO, Kühs M, Biniossek ML, Werner M, Bronsert P, Schilling O.Reproducible proteomics sample preparation for single FFPE tissue slices using acid-labile surfactant and direct trypsinization, Clin Proteomics. 2018 Mar 6;15:11
  • Lai ZW, Weisser J, Nilse L, Costa F, Keller E, Tholen M, Kizhakkedathu JN, Biniossek M, Bronsert P, Schilling O. Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissues (FFPE) as a Robust Source for the Profiling of Native and Protease-Generated Protein Amino Termini, Mol Cell Proteomics. 2016 Jun;15(6):2203-13

Research methods

  • Quantitative proteomics
  • Degradomics