Department of Health, Center for Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene and Intervention Services
Nicholas Johnson is Deputy Head of the Rabies and Wildlife Zoonoses Group at the Veterinary Laboratories Agency. He has received a PhD in Molecular Biology Microbiology, University of Southampton. He has received a BSc in Microbiology, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne. He is a member of the Society for General Microbiology and the Veterinary Research Club, UK. He has published extensively on zoonotic viruses with over 70 peerreviewed publications, particularly on rabies virus. He is an occasional reviewer for a range of journals including Vaccine, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Virology, Journal of Global Infectious Disease and Epidemiology.
Rabies virus Vaccinology, Epidemiology and Pathogenesis Non-rabies lyssaviruses, particularly European bat lyssavirus Vector-borne Viruses including West Nile virus Host innate Immune Responses to Infection Arthropod Vector Competence for Viral Replication New Virus Discovery