Photo: Michael WeichhausMichael Weichhaus, Ph.D.

Professor, Biology
Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Email: michael.weichhaus@chaminade.edu
Phone: (808) 735-4286

Courses

Biology

Academic Degrees

B.Sc. in Molecular Biology – Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Molecular Biology, 2005
M.Sc. in Molecular Genetics – Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Molecular Biology, 2006
Ph.D. in Molecular Breast Cancer Biology – Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Molecular Biology, 2010
PostDoc in Pharmaceutical Sciences – University of Hawaii at Hilo, 2011-2014

Selected Publications

Weichhaus M., Segaran P., Renaud A., Geerts D., Connelly L. (2014) Osteoprotegerin expression in triple-negative breast cancer cells promotes metastasis. Cancer Med, 3(5), 1112-25

Weichhaus M., Segaran P., Renaud A., Geerts D., & Connelly L. (2014) Osteoprotegerin expression in triple-negative breast cancer cells promotes metastasis. Cancer Medicine, 3(5), 1112-25.

Weichhaus M., Broom J., Wahle K., & Bermano G. (2014) Leptin inhibits proliferation of breast cancer cells at supraphysiological concentrations by inhibiting mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling. Oncology Letters, 8(1), 374-78.

Weichhaus M., Broom J., Wahle K., & Bermano G. (2012) A novel role for insulin resistance in the connection between obesity and postmenopausal breast cancer. International Journal of Oncology, 41(2), 745-52.

Weichhaus M., Broom I., & Bermano G. (2011) The molecular contribution of TNF-α in the link between obesity and breast cancer. Oncology Reports, 25(2), 477-83.