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Dr Joanna Houghton

BSc PhD

Scientific Officer
clinical research

Room
266

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
02079272195

Affiliations

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Clinical Research

Teaching

Currently teaching on the distance learning programme IDM-102

Research

Discipline
Bacteriology
Cell biology
Microbiology
Molecular biology
Disease and Health Conditions
Trachoma

Selected Publications

Conjunctival microbiome-host responses are associated with impaired epithelial cell health in both early and late stages of trachoma
Pickering H; Palmer C; Houghton J; Makalo P; Joof H; Derrick T; Goncalves A; Mabey DCW; Bailey R; Burton M
2019
Optimising the use of molecular tools for the diagnosis of yaws
Munson M; Creswell B; Kondobala K; Ganiwu B; Dede Lomotey R; Oppong P; Opoku Agyeman F; Kotye N; Diwura M; Ebenezer PA
2019
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Proteomic and transcriptomic experiments reveal an essential role of RNA degradosome complexes in shaping the transcriptome of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Plocinski P; Macios M; Houghton J; Niemiec E; Plocinska R; Brzostek A; Slomka M; Dziadek J; Young D; Dziembowski A
2019
Nucleic Acids Research
Optimising the use of molecular tools for the diagnosis of yaws
Munson M; Cresswell B; Kondobala K; Gainwu B; Lomotey RD; Oppong P; Agyeman FO; Kotye N; Diwura M; Ako EP
2019
The biological and structural characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis UvrA provides novel insights into its mechanism of action.
Rossi F; Khanduja JS; Bortoluzzi A; Houghton J; Sander P; Güthlein C; Davis EO; Springer B; Böttger EC; Relini A
2019
Nucleic acids research
Influenza Vaccination Primes Human Myeloid Cell Cytokine Secretion and NK Cell Function.
Wagstaffe HR; Pickering H; Houghton J; Mooney JP; Wolf A-S; Prevatt N; Behrens RH; Holland MJ; Riley EM; Goodier MR
2019
Journal of immunology
Active Trachoma Cases in the Solomon Islands Have Varied Polymicrobial Community Structures but Do Not Associate with Individual Non-Chlamydial Pathogens of the Eye.
Butcher RMR; Sokana O; Jack K; Kalae E; Sui L; Russell C; Houghton J; Palmer C; Holland MJ; Le Mesurier RT
2018
Frontiers in medicine
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