Olivier Le Saux, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Olivier Le Saux, Ph.D., obtained a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and microbiology in 1989 followed by a Master of Science in biotechnology engineering in 1992 at the Université d´Aix-Marseille I, in Southern France. He graduated with a Ph.D. in cell, structural biology and microbiology from the same university in 1997.
The same year, he joined the Pacific Biomedical Research Center at the University of Hawaii as a post-doctoral fellow. During this time he worked, with the support of Sharon Terry and PXE International, on identifying the gene causing PXE (ABCC6). In 2004, he was recruited as Assistant Professor at the University of Hawaii School of Medicine in the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology where he continues to develop his work the role of ABCC6 in abnormal mineralization.
Cell and Molecular Biology
John A. Burns School of Medicine
651 Ilalo Street, BSB 222
Honolulu, HI 96813