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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Andreas Friedl, MD, earned his medical degree from Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen-Nuremburg, Germany and completed his residency at UW Hospital and Clinics.



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University Hospital
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Medical School Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremburg, Germany, 1985

Languages Spoken

English, German
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
Qiao D Meyer K Friedl A . Retraction for Qiao et al., Glypican 1 Stimulates S Phase Entry and DNA Replication in Human Glioma Cells and Normal Astrocytes. Mol Cell Biol. 2016 Aug 1;36(15):2105
[PubMed ID: 27418536]
Yang N Friedl A . Syndecan-1-Induced ECM Fiber Alignment Requires Integrin αvβ3 and Syndecan-1 Ectodomain and Heparan Sulfate Chains. PLoS One. 2016;11(2):e0150132
[PubMed ID: 26909794]
Yang X Friedl A . A positive feedback loop between prolactin and STAT5 promotes angiogenesis. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2015;846:265-80
[PubMed ID: 25472543]
Qiao D Meyer K Friedl A . Glypican 1 stimulates S phase entry and DNA replication in human glioma cells and normal astrocytes. Mol Cell Biol. 2013 Nov;33(22):4408-21
[PubMed ID: 24019070]
Sung KE Su X Berthier E Pehlke C Friedl A Beebe DJ . Understanding the impact of 2D and 3D fibroblast cultures on in vitro breast cancer models. PLoS One. 2013;8(10):e76373
[PubMed ID: 24124550]
Yang X Meyer K Friedl A . STAT5 and prolactin participate in a positive autocrine feedback loop that promotes angiogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2013 Jul 19;288(29):21184-96
[PubMed ID: 23729680]
Gunsalus KT Wagoner MP Meyer K Potter WB Schoenike B Kim S Alexander CM Friedl A Roopra A . Induction of the RNA regulator LIN28A is required for the growth and pathogenesis of RESTless breast tumors. Cancer Res. 2012 Jul 1;72(13):3207-16
[PubMed ID: 22532168]
Yang X Qiao D Meyer K Pier T Keles S Friedl A . Angiogenesis induced by signal transducer and activator of transcription 5A (STAT5A) is dependent on autocrine activity of proliferin. J Biol Chem. 2012 Feb 24;287(9):6490-502
[PubMed ID: 22199350]
Qiao D Meyer K Friedl A . Glypican-1 stimulates Skp2 autoinduction loop and G1/S transition in endothelial cells. J Biol Chem. 2012 Feb 17;287(8):5898-909
[PubMed ID: 22203671]
Su G Sung KE Beebe DJ Friedl A . Functional screen of paracrine signals in breast carcinoma fibroblasts. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46685
[PubMed ID: 23056402]
Sung KE Yang N Pehlke C Keely PJ Eliceiri KW Friedl A Beebe DJ . Transition to invasion in breast cancer: a microfluidic in vitro model enables examination of spatial and temporal effects. Integr Biol (Camb). 2011 Apr;3(4):439-50
[PubMed ID: 21135965]
Conklin MW Eickhoff JC Riching KM Pehlke CA Eliceiri KW Provenzano PP Friedl A Keely PJ . Aligned collagen is a prognostic signature for survival in human breast carcinoma. Am J Pathol. 2011 Mar;178(3):1221-32
[PubMed ID: 21356373]
Yang N Mosher R Seo S Beebe D Friedl A . Syndecan-1 in breast cancer stroma fibroblasts regulates extracellular matrix fiber organization and carcinoma cell motility. Am J Pathol. 2011 Jan;178(1):325-35
[PubMed ID: 21224069]
Bauer M Su G Beebe DJ Friedl A . 3D microchannel co-culture: method and biological validation. Integr Biol (Camb). 2010 Aug;2(7-8):371-8
[PubMed ID: 20577680]
Wagoner MP Gunsalus KT Schoenike B Richardson AL Friedl A Roopra A . The transcription factor REST is lost in aggressive breast cancer. PLoS Genet. 2010 Jun 10;6(6):e1000979
[PubMed ID: 20548947]
Friedl A . Proteoglycans: master modulators of paracrine fibroblast-carcinoma cell interactions. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2010 Feb;21(1):66-71
[PubMed ID: 19931629]
Sung KE Su G Pehlke C Trier SM Eliceiri KW Keely PJ Friedl A Beebe DJ . Control of 3-dimensional collagen matrix polymerization for reproducible human mammary fibroblast cell culture in microfluidic devices. Biomaterials. 2009 Sep;30(27):4833-41
[PubMed ID: 19540580]
Yang X Qiao D Meyer K Friedl A . Signal transducers and activators of transcription mediate fibroblast growth factor-induced vascular endothelial morphogenesis. Cancer Res. 2009 Feb 15;69(4):1668-77
[PubMed ID: 19176400]
Su G Blaine SA Qiao D Friedl A . Membrane type 1 matrix metalloproteinase-mediated stromal syndecan-1 shedding stimulates breast carcinoma cell proliferation. Cancer Res. 2008 Nov 15;68(22):9558-65
[PubMed ID: 19010933]
Qiao D Yang X Meyer K Friedl A . Glypican-1 regulates anaphase promoting complex/cyclosome substrates and cell cycle progression in endothelial cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2008 Jul;19(7):2789-801
[PubMed ID: 18417614]