Dr Chris Johnson, MA, BM BCh, MRCP

Dr Chris JohnsonConsultant in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine

Contact details
Switchboard 01480 830541     Fax 01480 364330

Secretary
Lynn Manfroi
Tel 01480 364122     Email lynn.manfroi@papworth.nhs.uk

Specialist register
• Respiratory Medicine (adults) General Internal Medicine (adults)

Specialist Clinical Interests
• Cystic Fibrosis
• Bronchiectasis
• Asthma / COPD with infection
• Complex lung infection (including Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Non Tuberculous Mycobacteria and Aspergillus)
• Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
• Immunodeficiency

Research Interests
• Immunogenetics of airways diseases
• Genetics of non-CF bronchiectasis
• The Major Histocompatibility and Leucocyte Receptor Complexes and their role in human disease

Professional positions
• Consultant, Papworth Hospital
• Honorary Consultant, Addenbrooke’s Hospital

Professional Membership
• Member, British Thoracic Society
• Member, European Respiratory Society
• Member, Royal College of Physicians of London

Education and Training
• 1997 BA University of Cambridge
• 2000 BM BCh University of Oxford
• 2001 MA University of Cambridge
• 2004 MRCP UK (London)
• 2005 Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellowship
• 2012 CCST in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine

Publications
Jiang W, Johnson C, Jayaraman J, Trowsdale J, Traherne JA. (2012). Extensive diversity of human innate immune genes revealed by typing for copy number variation. Genome Research, 22(10), 1845-1854.

Fisher SA, Tremelling M, Anderson CA, Gwilliam R, Bumpstead S, Prescott NJ, Nimmo ER, Massey D, Berzuini C, Johnson C, Barrett JC, Cummings FR, Drummond H, Lees CW, Onnie CM, Hanson CE, Blaszczyk K, Inouye M, Ewels P, Ravindrarajah R, Keniry A, Hunt S, Carter M, Watkins N, Ouwehand W, Lewis CM, Cardon L; Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, Lobo A, Forbes A, Sanderson J, Jewell DP, Mansfield JC, Deloukas P, Mathew CG, Parkes M, Satsangi J. (2008). Genetic determinants of ulcerative colitis include the ECM1 locus and five loci implicated in Crohn's disease. Nature Genetics, 40(6), 710-712.

Johnson CM, Traherne JA, Jamieson SE, Tremelling M, Bingham S, Parkes M, Blackwell JM, Trowsdale J. (2007). Analysis of the BTNL2 truncating splice site mutation in tuberculosis, leprosy and Crohn’s disease. Tissue Antigens, 69(3), 236-241.

Maguire, J.J., Johnson, C.M., Davenport, A.P. (1997). Characterisation of endothelin receptors and converting enzyme activity in human umbilical vein in vitro. Br. J. Pharmacol., 120, P115.

Maguire J.J., Johnson, C.M., Mockridge, J.W., Davenport, A.P. (1997). Endothelin converting enzyme activity in human vascular smooth muscle. Br. J. Pharmacol., 122, 1647-1654.