Matthew is currently a junior at the University of Pennsylvania who has been working in the Percec group since high school. He is a candidate for a Bachelor’s in Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Neurobiology as well as a Master’s in Chemistry as a part of the Vagelos Molecular Life Sciences Program. He is currently working on the synthesis of ionizable amphiphilic Janus dendrimers for mRNA delivery. Previous topics he has worked on include adhesion and growth regulatory galectins as well as cargo release mechanisms of dendrimersomes. He intends to pursue an MD/Ph.D. after graduation.
- Awards and Honors:
2018 Lehigh University High School Scholar