Mac Lochlainn, Dr Dylan James


Dylan James Mac Lochlainn

Non-Stipendiary Lecturer, Medical Sciences

Academic background

Dr Dylan James Mac Lochlainn is currently a specialist registrar in Allergy, Clinical and Laboratory Immunology. He was formerly a National Institute for Health and Care Research Academic Clinical Fellow and worked with Prof. Simon Draper’s group in the Jenner Institute and Department of Biochemistry on malaria vaccine clinical trials and research.


Undergraduate:  Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

Research interests

Allergy, Immunology

Recent Publications

Meningococcal epiglottitis and connective tissue disease associated with C2 deficiency. Cubelic D, Mac Lochlainn DJ, Bateman E, Misbah SA.  Clin Med (Lond). 2021 Sep;21(5):e539-e540. PMID: 34507943;

Histology of Interstitial Lung Disease in Common Variable Immune Deficiency.  Dhalla F, Mac Lochlainn DJ, Chapel H, Patel S. 2020 Nov 20;11:605187. PMID: 33329602

Bridging the gap: acute neurology and a metabolic acidosis. Mac Lochlainn DJ, Hamilton PK, Wiggam MI. J Appl Lab Med 2020 May 1;5(3):592-596. PMID: 32445346

A giant unruptured anterior communicating artery aneurysm presenting with seizures. Mac Lochlainn DJ, Sotiropoulos V, Keegan BC. Clin Med (Lond). 2019 May;19(3):257-258. PMID: 31092524

Point of decision prompts and signposting footprints improve stair use in a UK city centre office. Bennett D, Mac Lochlainn DJ, McMullan L. Ulster Med J. 2018 May; 87(2): 130–132. PMID: 29867275

The utility of the FIPI score in predicting long-term clinical outcomes in patients with Fabry disease receiving enzyme replacement therapy with agalsidase alfa.  Mac Lochlainn DJ, McKechnie DGJ, Mehta AB, Hughes DA. Mol Genet Metab. 2018 Feb;123(2):154-158. PMID: 29055531

Implementation of National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidance to measure immunoglobulin A with all coeliac screens: can an affordable solution be devised? Mac Lochlainn DJ, Hira-Kazal, Varney H, Maher J. Clin Exp Immunol. 2017 May 2.  PMID: 28466499

Characterising a Population with Serological Features of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Belcher JM, Mac Lochlainn DJ, Burns A, Yang R and Salama AD. Rheumatology (2014) 53 (suppl 1): i183