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Lisa Gralinski, PhD

Lisa Gralinski, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology
  • 2107 McGavran-Greenberg Hall
  • CB# 7435
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

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Dr. Gralinski’s research explores the interaction of human coronaviruses with the host immune system in order to discover virus and/or host proteins that can be targeted by antiviral therapeutics. In particular, she is interested in the role of host genetic variation in contributing to the severity of respiratory virus infection, including SARS-CoV and Influenza virus. 


PhD, Microbiology / Immunology, University of Michigan, 2008

BA, Biology, Haverford College, 2002

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