Kalena Grimes

Kalena Grimes
Research Technician

Contact Information:

Coyne Lab

Research Interests:
As a member of Dr. Coyne’s lab, I assist in researching the pathogenesis and replication of echoviruses primarily in the gastrointestinal epithelium.

Personal Interests:
Spin classes at The Sweat Lab, dance, hiking, and reading

Wells AI, Grimes KA, Kim K, Branche E, Bakkenist CJ, DePas WH, Shresta S, Coyne CB. Human FcRn expression and Type I Interferon signaling control Echovirus 11 pathogenesis in mice. PLoS Pathog. 2021 Jan 29;17(1):e1009252. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009252. PMID: 33513208; PMCID: PMC7875378.