Mitchell J. Weiss, MD, PhD

Areas of Expertise: The role of transcription factors in hematopoietic cell development and differentiation
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.


    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children's Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Mass.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending physician

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications


    Opalinska JB, Bersenev A, Zhang Z, Schmaier AA, Choi J, Yao Y, D'Souza J, Tong W, Weiss MJ. MicroRNA expression in maturing murine megakaryocytes. Blood. 2010 Aug 18. [Epub ahead of print] Read abstract.

    Yu D, dos Santos CO, Zhao G, Jiang J, Amigo JD, Khandros E, Dore LC, Yao Y, D'Souza J, Zhang Z, Ghaffari S, Choi J, Friend S, Tong W, Orange JS, Paw BH, Weiss MJ. miR-451 protects against erythroid oxidant stress by repressing 14-3-3zeta. Genes Dev. 2010 Aug 1;24(15):1620-33. Read abstract.

    Zhao G, Yu D, Weiss MJ. MicroRNAs in erythropoiesis. Curr Opin Hematol. 2010 May;17(3):155-62. Review. Read abstract