Sarah Grady

Contact information

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
7000 East Avenue, L-452
Livermore, CA 94550
phone: 925 423 4341
fax: 925 422 2099


Ph.D. Molecular Biology, Princeton University (2013)

M.A. Molecular Biology, Princeton University (2011)

B.A. Biology, St. Mary’s College of Maryland (2009)


Molecular mechanisms of bioremediation, emerging technologies in virology.

Recent publications

  • Grady, SL, Purdy, JG, Rabinowitz, JD, Shenk, T. (2013) Argininosuccinate synthetase 1 depletion produces a metabolic state conducive to herpes simplex virus 1 infection. PNAS 110(51).
  • Grady SL, Hwang, J, Vastag, L, Rabinowitz, JD, Shenk, T. (2012) Herpes simplex virus 1 infection activates poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase and triggers the degradation of poly(ADP-ribose) glycohydrolase. J Virol 86(15).
  • Vastag, L, Koyuncu, E, Grady, SL, Shenk, TE, Rabinowitz, JD. (2011) Divergent effects of human cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus-1 on cellular metabolism. PLoS Pathog 7(7).