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Department of Cellular Pathology
Northwick Park & St. Mark's Hospitals.
Watford Rd.
Middlesex HA1 3UJ

phone + 44 (O) 181 869 3304

fax i- 44 (O) 181 864 1933


Current Position

Head of Cellular PathologyNorthwick Park & St. Mark's Hospitals.
Watford Rd.
Middlesex HA1 3UJ


Education & qualifications

  • 1958-64  University College, Oxford & St. Mary's Hospital Medical School. London W.2.

  • 1964  MA. BM. BCh.(Oxon)

  • 1972  MRCPath


Previous appointments

  • 1971-73  Sen. Registrar in Pathology, St. Thomas' Hospital. London SE1

  • 1973-74  Research Fellow. St. Marks' Hospital. London EC1


Selected Administrative, Academic and Editorial posts

  • Examiner for Royal College of Pathologists 1991-

  • Council Member Royal College of Pathologists 1996-1999

  • President Pathology Section Royal Society of Medicine 1999-

  • Co-organiser European Gastrointestinal Pathologists Group 1993-1999

  • Treasurer European Helicobacter pylori Study Group 1992-

  • Co-Editor "The Year in Helicobacter pylori " 1994-

Research Interests

  • Inflammatory conditions of the gastrointestinal tract.


Selected Original Articles

  • Somasundaram S., Rafi S., Hayllar J., Sigthorsson G., Jacob M., Price AB., Macpherson A., Mahmod T., Scott D., Wrigglesworth JM., Bjarnason I. Mitochondrial damage a possible mechanism of the "topical" phase of NSAID induced injury to the rat intestine. Gut. 41 344-353, 1997.

  • Shah KA., Deacon AJ., Dunscombe P., Price AB. Intestinal metaplasia subtyping evaluation of Gomori's aldehyde fuchsin for routine diagnostic use. Histopathology. 31 277-283, 1997.

  • Shivananda S., Lennard-Jones J., Logan R., Fear N., Price AB., Carpenter L., van Blankenstein M and EC-IBD Study Group. Incidence of inflammatory bowel disease across Europe: is there a difference between north and south? Results of the European collaborative study on inflammatory bowel disease (EC-IBD). Gut. 39 690-697, 1997.

  • Phull PS., Prico AB., Stephens J., Rathbone BJ., Jacyna MR. Histology of chronic gastritis with and without duodenitis in patients with Helicobacter pylori infection. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 49 377-80, 1996.

  • Levine TS., Tzardi M., Mitchell S., Sowter C., Price AB. Diagnostic difficulty arising from rectal recovery in ulcerative colitis. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 49 319-23, 1996.

  • Shali K., Price AB., Talbot IC., Bardhan KD., Fenn CG., Bjarnason I. Effect of longterm misoprostol coadministration with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs a histological study. Gut. 37 195-8, 1995.

  • Price AB. The Sydney System for the classification of gastritis histological division. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. 6 209-22, 1991.

  • Lang J., Price AB., Levi AJ., Burke M., Gumpel JM., Bjarnason I. Diaphragm disease pathology of disease of the small intestine induced by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 41 516-26, 1988.

  • Price AB., Levi J., Dolby JM., Dunscombe PL., Smith A., Clark J., Stephenson ML. Campylobacter pyloridis in peptic ulcer disease microbiology, pathology, and scanning electron microscopy. Gut. 26 1183-8, 1985.

  • Price AB. Jewkes J., Sanderson PJ. Acute diarrhoea Campylobacter colitis and the role of rectal biopsy. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 32 990-7, 1979.

  • Price AB. Overlap in the spectrum of non-specific inflammatory bowel disease-"colitis indeterminate". Journal of Clinical Pathology 31 567-77, 1978.

  • Larson HE, Price AB. Pseudomembranous colitis: Presence of clostridial toxin. Lancet. 2 1312-4, 1977.

  • Larson HE., Parry JV., Price AB., Davies DR., Dolby J., Tyrrell DA. Undescribed toxin in pseudomembranous colitis. British Medical Journal 1 1246-8, 1977.

  • Price AB., Davies DR. Pseudomembranous colitis. Journal of Clinical Pathology. 30 112, 1977.

  •  Selected Books/Chapters.

  • Malfertheiner P., Michetti P., Price AB. Helicobacter pylori - An Atlas (EHPSG) Publ. Science Press 1996.

  • Misiewicz JJ., Forbes A., Price AB., Shorvon P., Triger D., Tytgat G. Atlas of Clinical Gastroenterology 2nd Ed. Publ Wolfe 1994.

  • Morson BC., Dawson IMP., Day DW., Jass JR., Price AB., Williams GT. Gastrointestinal Pathology Morson and Dawson 3rd Edition Ed. Publ. Blackwells Scientific Publ 1990.

  • Talbot IC., Price AB. Biopsy pathology in colorectal disease Publ. Chapman & Hall 1987.

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