A Discussion of Biological factors contributing to LongCovid/PASC

PRESENTATION January 7, 2022

Speaker / Author

Amy Proal, Ph.D.

Microbiologist/Research Team Coordinator, PolyBio Research Foundation

Dr. Proal is a microbiologist who studies the molecular mechanisms by which bacterial, fungal and viral pathogens dysregulate human gene expression, immunity and metabolism. Her work further examines how dysbiosis of the human microbiome and/or the human virome can contribute to chronic inflammatory disease processes. As a member of the research team at PolyBio Research Foundation, she has authored papers and written book chapters for organizations like the J.Craig Venter Institute and The Autoimmunity Network, and lectured at the NIH and numerous USA/international conferences. Proal graduated from Georgetown University in 2005 with a degree in biology. In 2012, she obtained ... Read More