Professor John Atherton

Professor John Atherton
School of Medicine
Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre and NDDC Biomedical Research Unit
+44 (0) 115 823 0017 

Expertise summary

The bacteria Helicobacter pylori which infects the human stomach and causes peptic ulcers and stomach cancer. Disease-causing factors of Helicobacter pylori and whether it may offer protection against some diseases as part of the 'hygiene hypothesis'.

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Professor John-Atherton

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