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Professor John Henderson

Professor John Henderson

Professor John Henderson
MD,ChB(Manc), FRCP

Professor of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

Area of research

Genetic and environmental origins of asthma and allergy

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Oakfield House,
Oakfield Grove, Clifton BS8 2BN
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Alt. +44 (0) 117 342 8329
Tel. +44 (0) 117 3310071

Research summary

My research interests are primarily centred on identification of early life factors associated with the development of asthma and allergies in children. I work with the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALPSAC) cohort, where I have established a programme of respiratory follow up that includes lung function measurements, assessment of allergies and longitudinal infromation on wheezing illnesses and asthma through childhood. Recent work has focused on identifying different phenotypes of asthma in early childhood and investigating differential genetic and environmental influences on their development. The ALSPAC cohort has also made substantial contibutions to international collaborations to conduct genomewide ...

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