Oliver Grundmann, PhD

Distance Education Programs
Department of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy
University of Florida



Grundmann O, Yoon S, Complementary and Alternative Medicines in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: an integrative view (2014), World J Gastroenterol 20(2): 346-362. PMID: 24574705.

Kwantes J, Grundmann O, A brief Review of Krill oil history, Research and the commercial market (2014), J Diet Suppl. PMID: 24689485


Kwantes J, Grundmann O, A brief Review of Krill oil history, Research and the commercial market (2013), J Diet Suppl, accepted manuscript.

Grundmann O, Career Readiness: an Old Idea? (guest editorial) (2013), J Coll Sci Teach.

Laitinen FA, Grundmann O, Ernst EJ, Factors that influence the variability of anogenital injury in adult sexual assault: a review of the forensic literature, Am J For Med Path 34(3): 286-294. PMID: 23835534

Grundmann O, Yoon S, Mind-body therapies for functional bowel disorders - a review of recent clinical trials (2013), Eur J Integr Med 5(4):296-307.

Grundmann O, Recent Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (2013), J Gastroent Hepatol Res 2(3):391-393.

Menthol - pharmacology of an important naturally medicinal "cool", Mini Rev Med Chem 13(1):124-131. PMID: 23061635


Grundmann O, Lebow D, Graduate Distance Education Programs in Forensic Sciences, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, and Clinical Toxicology for Working Professionals: An Evolving Concept with Practical Applications (2013), in National Science Teachers Association Exemplary Science program monograph series, Robert Yager (ed.), NSTA press.

Grundmann O, Curbside Consultation in IBS: 49 clinical questions by Brian E. Lacey (ed.), book review, Prac Gastroenter, accepted manuscript.

Zell M, Grundmann O, An Orthomolecular Approach to the Prevention and Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders (2012), Adv Mind Body Med 26(2):14-29. PMID: 23341413

Yoon S, Grundmann O, Keane D, Urbano T, Moshiree B, Clinical evaluation of liquid placebos for an herbal supplement, STW5, in healthy volunteers (2012), Compl Ther Med 20(5):267-274. PMID: 22863640

Grundmann O, Aloe vera gel research review (2012), Nat Med J, 9(4).

Yoon S, Moshiree B, Grundmann O, Recent developments in the Use of Pre- and Probiotics for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (2012), Eur Gastro Hepatol Rev 7(4):237-241.


Sanders M, Grundmann O, The Use of Glucosamine, Devil's Claw (Harpagophytum procumbens), and Acupuncture as Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Osteoarthritis (2011), Altern Med Rev 16(3):228-238. PMID: 21951024

Grundmann O, Wielbo D, Toffolo N, Tebbett I, Educational Collaboration for a global Forensic Science Initiative (2011), For Techn Rev:210-214.

Grundmann O, Wielbo D, Toffolo N, Tebbett I, Specialization and multidiscipline approaches in Forensic Science Education - new frontiers (2011), For Techn Rev:216-218.

Yoon SL, Grundmann O, Koepp L, Farrell L, Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in Adults: Conventional and Complementary/Alternative Approaches (2011), Altern Med Rev 16(2):134-151. PMID: 21649455

Grundmann O, Remembering the Past and looking forward into the Future (editorial), Alt Med Studies 1(1).

Grundmann O, Recent Advances in the Prevention of Bioterrorism attacks (editorial), J Bioter Biodef 2(1):1.

Lebow D, Lick D, Hartman H, Dalglish C, Grundmann O, Social Annotation to Enhance Learning and Assessment in Higher Education (book chapter), in Educating Educators with Social Media, Charles Wankel (ed.), Emerald Publishing.


Grundmann O, Wielbo D, Toffolo N, Tebbett I, Forensic Foundations (2010), For Techn Rev, 186-189.

Grundmann O, The gut microbiome and pre-systemic metabolism: current state and evolving research (2010), J Drug Metab Tox 1:104.

Grundmann O, Yoon S, Moshiree B, Current Developments for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (2010), Curr Pharm Design 16(33), 3668-3645. PMID: 21128902

Grundmann O, Propofol: An analytial and medico-legal challenge (2010), For Mag 7(5), 13-15http://www.forensicmag.com

Grundmann O, Wielbo D, Tebbett I, The Implementation and Growth of an International Online Forensic Science Graduate Program at the University of Florida (2010), J College Sci Teaching 40(1), 34-40.

Grundmann O, Fillinger JL, Victory KR, Burd R, Limesand KH, Restoration of radiation therapy-induced salivary gland dysfunction in mice by post therapy IGF-1 administration (2010), BMC Cancer 10,10:417. PMID: 20698985

Limesand KH, Avila JL, Victory K, Chang HH, Shin YJ, Grundmann O, Klein RR, Insulin-Like growth factor-1 preserves salivary gland function after fractionated radiation (2010), Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78(2), 579-586. PMID: 20638195

Grundmann O, Lv Y, Kelber O, Butterweck V, Mechanism of St. John’s wort extract (STW3-VI) during chronic restraint stress is mediated by the interrelationship of the immune, oxidative defense, and neuroendocrine system (2010), Neuropharmacology 58(4-5), 767-773. PMID: 20036263

Grundmann O, Yoon S, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) - epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment - an update for healthcare practitioners (2010), J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25(4), 691-699. PMID: 20074154


Grundmann O, Mitchell GC, Limesand KH, Sensitivity of salivary glands to radiation: From animal models to therapies (2009), J Dent Res. 88(10), 894-903. PMID: 19783796

Grundmann O, Nakajima J, Kamata K, Seo S, Butterweck V, Kaempferol from the leaves of Apocynum venetum possesses anxiolytic activities in the elevated plus maze test in mice
(2009), Phytomedicine 16(4), 295-302. PMID: 19303276

Grundmann O, Wähling C, Staiger C, Butterweck V, Anxiolytic effects of a passion flower (Passiflora incarnata L.) extract in the elevated plus maze in mice (2009), Pharmazie 64(1), 63-64. PMID: 19216234

Grundmann O, Tebbett I, Deadly delicious - Mushroom poisoning (2009), For Mag 6(1). http://www.forensicmag.com

Avila JL, Grundmann O, Burd R, Limesand KH, Radiation-induced salivary gland dysfunction results from p-53 dependent apoptosis (2009), Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 73(2), 523-529. PMID: 19147016


Grundmann O, Wang J, McGregor GP, Butterweck V, Anxiolytic Activity of a Phytochemically Characterized Passiflora incarnata Extract is Mediated via the GABAergic System (2008), Planta Med 74(15), 1769-1773. PMID: 19006051

Grundmann O, Tebbett I, Ricin on the rise: are we prepared? (2008), For Mag 5(3), 25-28. http://www.forensicmag.com


Grundmann O, Butterweck V, Apocynum venetum L., a traditional herbal drug with up-to-date pharmacological effects (2007), Z Phytother 28(5), 215-222. DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-992165

Grundmann O, Phipps SM, Zadezensky I, Butterweck V, Salvia divinorum and Salvinorin A: An Update on Pharmacology and Analytical Methodology (2007), Planta Med 73(10), 1039-1046. PMID: 17628834

Butterweck V, Brattstroem A, Grundmann O, Koetter U, Hypothermic effects of hops are antagonized with the competitive melatonin receptor antagonist luzindole in mice (2007), J Pharm Pharmacol 59(4), 549-552. PMID: 17436038,

Grundmann O, Nakajima JI, Seo S, Butterweck V, Anti-Anxiety effects of Apocynum venetum L. in the elevated plus maze test (2007), J Ethnopharmacol 110(3), 406-411. PMID: 17101250,


Grundmann O, Kelber O, Butterweck V, Effect of St. John's Wort Extract and Single Constituents on Stress-Induced Hyperthermia in Mice (2006), Planta Med 72(15),1366-1371. PMID: 17051457

Sakakibara H, Ishida K, Grundmann O, Nakajima J, Seo S, Butterweck V, Minami Y, Saito S, Kawai Y, Nakaya Y, Terao J, Antidepressant Effect of Extracts from Ginkgo biloba Leaves in Behavioral Models (2006), Biol Pharm Bull 29(8), 1767-1770. PMID: 168880641



Poster Award, mentor of undergraduate students, UF College of Nursing Research day

UF Open Access award for editorial services and the Journal of Alternative Medicine Studies

Poster award recipient of the American Society of Pharmacognosy

Travel grant recipient of the Society for Medicinal Plant research

Summer fellowship of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and the German Academic Exchange Service

Certificate of Academic Achievement by the President of the University of Florida