Christopher Moran, MD, is an attending physician in the MGHfC Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition unit and MGHfC Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Center. His research interests focus are the genetics of very early onset IBD.
BiographyChristopher J. Moran, MD, is an attending physician who treats patients in the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition unit and the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center. He is also an associate director of the Pediatric GI Fellowship Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children.
His research interests include the genetics of very early onset inflammatory bowel disease.
ResearchIdentification of Genetic Variants by Whole Exome Sequencing in Very Early Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Comprehensive Analysis of Genetic Variation in Children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Determining the Role of Interleukin-10 Receptor Polymorphisms in Early-Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Assessing the Ability of Colonic Innate Immune Cells to Induce FoxP3+ Regulatory T cells in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ushiku T, Moran CJ, Lauwers GY. Focally enhanced gastritis in newly diagnosed pediatric inflammatory bowel disease. Am J Surg Path. 2013 Dec; 37(12):1882-8. PMID: 24121177
Moran CJ, Walters T, Guo C, et. al. IL-10R Polymorphisms areAssociated with Very Early-Onset Ulcerative Colitis Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Jan; 19(1):115-23. PMID: 22550014.
Moran CJ, Bousvaros A,Snapper SB. Decoding inflammatoroy bowel disease through the lens ofimmunodeficiency. Mucosal Immunology.2011; 4(5): 482-3.
Moran CJ, Kolman OK,Russell GJ, et. al. Neutrophilic infiltration in gluten sensitive enteropathyis neither uncommon nor insignificant: assessment of duodenal biopsiesfrom 267 pediatric and adult patients. Am JSurg Path 2012 Sep;36(9):1339-45. PMID: 22531172.
Moran CJ, Kelsey PB,Lauwers G, Biller JA. Resection of Acquired Colonic Web in a Patient withCrohn's Disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013Feb; 56(2):e8-9. PMID:22450147.
Dr. Moran is a pediatric gastroenterologist who practices clinically in the Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Programs at MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Newton Wellesley Hospital. He conducts clinical and basic science research to better understand the cause of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
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