Amer-Amal

Professor, Microbial Infection and Immunity

706 Biomedical Research Tower (BRT)
460 W 12th Ave, Columbus OH 43210
Amal.Amer@osumc.edu
614-247-1566

Courtesy Appointment:  Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Membership:  Infectious Diseases Institute

Research Interests

Dr. Amer's laboratory focuses on innate immune response of macrophages to Legionella pneumophila and Burkholderia cenocepacia, microbial pathogenesis, host-pathogen interaction, autophagy, NOD-like receptors, non-apoptotic functions of caspases and the inflammasome complex.

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Laboratory

750 Biomedical Research Tower (BRT)
460 W 12th Ave, Columbus OH 43210
614-292-9854

Personnel

Asmaa Badr, Graduate Student, badr.6@osu.edu
Dan Baetzhold, Undergraduate Student, baetzhold.1@osu.edu
Cierra Carafice Undergraduate Student, carafice.1@osu.edu
Kylene Daily, Graduate Student, daily.190@osu.edu
Mostafa Eltobgy, Visiting Scholar, mostafa.eltobgy@osumc.edu
Shady Estfanous, Visiting Scholar, shady.estfanous@osumc.edu
Kaitlin Hamilton, Graduate Student, hamilton.1120@osu.edu
Ahmad Hegazi, Research Assistant, ahmad.hegazi@osumc.edu