Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 41, Issue 2, pp 267–269

John C. P. Williams of Williams-Beuren syndrome


  • Howard M. Lenhoff
    • Developmental & Cell Biology, School of Biological SciencesUniversity of California, Irvine
    • Department of Radiology, Starship Children’s HospitalAuckland Medical School
    • Department of Radiology, Children’s HospitalHarvard Medical School
  • Patricia M. Clarkson
    • Green Lane Paediatric and Congenital Cardiac ServiceStarship Children’s Hospital
  • Walter E. Berdon
    • Department of RadiologyChildren’s Hospital of New York
Historical Perspective

DOI: 10.1007/s00247-010-1909-y

Cite this article as:
Lenhoff, H.M., Teele, R.L., Clarkson, P.M. et al. Pediatr Radiol (2011) 41: 267. doi:10.1007/s00247-010-1909-y


John C.P. Williams of New Zealand, whose name is associated with Williams-Beuren syndrome, spent his known professional career primarily in cardiovascular research. His disappearance in the mid-1970s and his later life remain a mystery.


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