Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

S. Onder Alpdogan, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Hematology - Medical Oncology
Medical Oncology
Medical Oncology - Bone Marrow Transplant
Medical Oncology - Hematologic Malignancies
Medical Oncology - Leukemia/Lymphoma

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
Suite 420A
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8874
Fax: (215) 955-2340

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Dr. Alpdogan also specializes in stem cell transplantation.


  • Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey, Medical School


  • Haseki State University
  • Marmara University Hospital


  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital , New Haven, CT

Recent Publications

Altered expression of TRAIL on mouse T cells via ERK phosphorylation by Rhodiola rosea L. and its marker compounds

A new tool for rapid and reliable diagnosis of HLA loss relapses after HSCT

Loss of thymic innate lymphoid cells leads to impaired thymopoiesis in experimental graft-versus-host disease

Early recovery of T-cell function predicts improved survival after T-cell depleted allogeneic transplant

Depletion-Resistant CD4 T Cells Enhance Thymopoiesis During Lymphopenia

Predictive Value of Clinical Findings and Plasma Biomarkers after Fourteen Days of Prednisone Treatment for Acute Graft-versus-host Disease

FLT3 ligand regulates thymic precursor cells and hematopoietic stem cells through interactions with CXCR4 and the marrow niche

Glycosylation and oligomeric state of envelope protein might influence HIV-1 virion capture by α4β7 integrin

CD49d associates with nodal presentation and subsequent development of lymphadenopathy in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

Host-derived CD70 suppresses murine graft-versus-host disease by limiting donor T cell expansion and effector function

Drug-induced pyoderma gangrenosum: a model to understand the pathogenesis of pyoderma gangrenosum

Targeting the human T-cell Inducible costimulator molecule with a monoclonal antibody prevents graft-vs-host disease and preserves graft vs leukemia in a xenograft murine model

Altered homeostatic regulation of innate and adaptive immunity in lower gastrointestinal tract GVHD pathogenesis

Cytokine mediators of chronic graft-versus-host disease

Interleukin-6 in allogeneic stem cell transplantation: Its possible importance for immunoregulation and as a therapeutic target

Characteristics of HIV target CD4 T cells collected using different sampling methods from the genital tract of HIV seronegative women

β7-Integrin and MAdCAM-1 play opposing roles during the development of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Administration of RANKL boosts thymic regeneration upon bone marrow transplantation

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and acute kidney injury in children: A comprehensive review

MiCASA is a new method for quantifying cellular organization