Dr. Andrew Hoffman is a Professor of Large Animal Internal Medicine with three decades of experience teaching, clinical service, and research. Dr. Hoffman’s major areas of expertise include pulmonary physiology, tissue engineering, and stem cell-based therapies. Dr. Hoffman developed the first outpatient pulmonary function testing unit for veterinary patients in North America which currently operates in the Hospital for Large Animals. He directs the Regenerative Medicine Laboratory (RML) that serves as a research and laboratory core for Clinical Science faculty engaged in research related to stem cells and regenerative medicine. Dr. Hoffman’s laboratory has continuously received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since 1999, in addition to numerous industry and foundation awards.
Our Most Recent Publications
- Regenerative cells in the ageing lung
- Treatment of perianal fistulas with human embryonic stem cell-derived MSCs: a canine model of human fistulizing Crohn’s disease.
- Systemic Administration of Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Extracellular Vesicles Ameliorates Aspergillus Hyphal Extract-Induced Allergic Airway Inflammation in Immunocompetent Mice.
- Equine model for soft-tissue regeneration.
- Relationships between equine airway reactivity measured by flowmetric plethysmography and specific indicators of airway inflammation in horses with suspected inflammatory airway disease.