Dr. Victoria Allen acts as Pinnacle’s on-staff microbiologist, directing testing for mold and bacterial contamination. She recently obtained her PhD from Columbia University and has researched various bacterial diseases for over 6 years. Dr. Allen also has experience researching plant physiology at the USDA’s Agricultural Research Service.
Her publications include scientific journal articles on animal models of bacterial sepsis, behavioral genetics in sickness behavior, and the bacterial plant pathogen Ca. Liberibacter asiaticus.