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Matthew Fischer, PhD

Graduate Student
Rutgers PhD program
Molecular Biology, Genetics and Cancer Track

B.S., Biochemistry - University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
B.S., Cell & Molecular Biology - University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Ph.D., Molecular Biology, Genetics & Cancer -  Rutgers New Jersey Medical School


International Cytokine and Interferon Society, Trainee Member
American Physiological Society, Trainee Member
American Association of Immunologists, Trainee Member


Lucas J, Goetsch M, Fischer M, Forst S. "Characterization of the pixB gene in Xenorhabdus nematophila and discovery of a new gene family." Microbiology. 2018 Apr; 164(4):495-508.

Schultz K, Fischer MA, Noey E, and Klug C. "Disruption of the E. coli LptC dimerization interface and characterization of lipopolysaccharide and LptA binding to monomeric LptC". Protein Science. 2018 Aug; 27(8):1407-1417.

Fischer MA, Golovchenko NB, Edelblum KL. gamma delta T cell migration: Separating trafficking from surveillance behaviors at barrier surfaces. Immunol Rev 2020;298:165-180.

El-Naccache DW, Chen F, Palma MJ, Lemenze A, Fischer MA, Wu W, Misra P, Eltzschig HK, Robson SC, Di Virgilio F, Yap GS, Edelblum KL, Haskó G, Gause WC; Adenosine metabolized from extracellular ATP promotes type 2 immunity through triggering A2BAR signaling in intestinal epithelial cells. Cell Rep. 2022 Aug 2;40(5):111150.

Fischer M, Edelblum KL. Intravital Microscopy to Visualize Murine Small Intestinal Intraepithelial Lymphocyte Migration. Curr Protoc. 2022 Aug;2(8)

Fischer MA, Jia L, Edelblum KL. Type I interferon induces TCR-dependent and -independent antimicrobial responses in γδ intraepithelial lymphocytes. bioRxiv,

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