Leslie Abigail Fogel  fogel@wustl.edu

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Research Assistant, Developmental Biology
Developmental Biology



  • BS, Cum Laude, Rice University2007
  • PhD, Washington University in St. Louis2016
  • MD, Washington University in St. Louis2016


  • Internship and Residency in Pediatrics, Washington University in St. Louis/St. Louis Children's Hospital2016 - 2018
  • Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis2018

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2019 - PresGeneral Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2020 - PresMO, Physician and Surgeon License

Honors and Awards

  • American Society of Hematology (ASH) Trainee Research Award2006
  • Travel Award to Society of Natural Immunity Conference in Heidelberg, German2013
  • Oliver Langenberg Physician-Scientist Training Program Post-Doctoral Trainee at Washington University2016 - Pres
  • NIH Institutional T32 Research Training Award2019 - Pres

Recent Publications view all (5)

Publication Co-Authors

  1. Staphylococcus aureus PSMs are a double-edged sword. Nature Microbiology. 2022;7:12-13. doi:10.1038/s41564-021-01040-5.   PMID:34952942  
  2. Type I interferons link viral infection to enhanced epithelial turnover and repair. Cell Host Microbe. 2015;17(1):85-97. PMCID:PMC4297260  PMID:25482432 
  3. MicroRNA-155 tunes both the threshold and extent of NK cell activation via targeting of multiple signaling pathways. J Immunol. 2013;191(12):5904-13. PMCID:PMC3863634  PMID:24227772 
  4. Natural killer cells in human autoimmune disorders. Arthritis Res Ther. 2013;15(4):216. PMCID:PMC3979027  PMID:23856014 
  5. Markers of nonselective and specific NK cell activation. J Immunol. 2013;190(12):6269-76. PMCID:PMC3679313  PMID:23656738 
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