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Amanda Panfil, PhD
Assistant Professor


The Ohio State University
380 Veterinary Medicine Academic Building
1900 Coffey Road
Columbus, Ohio 43210



Professional Training and Experience

  • Research Scientist, The Ohio State University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, The Ohio State University
  • PhD, Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin
  • BA, Microbiology, Ohio Wesleyan University

Research Interests

  • Genetic and epigenetic regulation of Human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1)
  • Molecular and cellular mechanisms of HTLV-1 gene expression and transformation of host cells
  • Retroviral oncogenesis

Selected Awards and Honors

  • PLoS Pathogen Outstanding Young Investigator, International Workshop on Retroviral Pathogenesis, 2017
  • REACH for Commercialization - Inspiring Female Entrepreneurship at OSU and Beyond, 2016