Grace Prochilo

Grace is an undergraduate student at Columbia College studying Neuroscience and Behavior with a Special Concentration in Public Health.

After joining the Agalliu Lab in 2019, she investigated the mechanisms of increased paracellular blood-brain barrier (BBB) permeability after ischemic stroke. Grace currently studies the mechanisms of BBB disruption in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis as a model for multiple sclerosis.