Matthew Grunewald

Matthew GrunwaldAddress: 3-730A BSB
Phone: (319) 335-7576

Mentor: Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD

Undergraduate Institution: Texas A&M University

Year Entered Into Program: 2014

Research Description

We are studying the biochemical processes governing coronavirus infection and production.


Grunewald M, Johnson S, Lu D, Wang Z, Lomberk G, Stockmeier CA, Meyer JH, Urrutia R, Albert PR, Miczek KA, Austin MC, Wang J, Woolverton WL, Sittman DB and Ou XM. (2012) Mechanistic role for a novel glucocorticoid-KLF11 (TIEG2) protein pathway in stress-induced MAO A expression. J. Biol. Chem. 287(29): 24195-206.

Grunewald M. Preliminary Results for TAT-Mediated Photoactivatable Cell Delivery. (2011) (Senior Thesis, published on Texas Digital Library, withheld from public for patent reasons).

Ou XM, Johnson C, Lu D, Johnson S, Paul IA, Austin MC, Iyo AH, Miguel-Hidalgo JJ, Luo J, Bell RL, Grunewald M, Wand J and Sittman DB. (2011) Ethanol increases TIEG2-MAO B cell death cascade in the prefrontal cortex. Neurotox Res. 19(4): 511-8.


  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship (2011)
  • Astronaut Scholarship (2011)
  • Barry Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention (2010)
  • German Academic Exchanger Service Research Internship in Science and Engineering (2010)