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Myths & Facts about Equine Regenerative Medicine

Published: Mar 20th, 2013

As with any new technology or medical advancement, myths about regenerative medicine have surfaced. Scientific studies have shown that some forms of regenerative medicine therapies are safe and have been successful in treating horses.

Mesotherapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

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Stem-Cell Therapy

Stem-Cell Therapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

Stem cell therapy in horses restores function by providing cells that can provide healing with normal tissue versus scar tissue. Stem cells are found in higher concentrations in bone marrow […]

Autologous-Conditioned Serum (ACS or IRAP™ II) Therapy

Autologous-Conditioned Serum (ACS or IRAP™ II) Therapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

What is ACS for horses? ACS is a blood product containing concentrated amounts of an anti-inflammatory protein called interleukin-1 receptor antagonist protein (IRAPTM II). It is most commonly used to […]

Equine Lameness & Imaging

Equine Lameness & Imaging

Published: Sep 14th, 2011

The veterinarians of the University of Florida Equine Lameness & Imaging Service specialize in the treatment and rehabilitation of poor performance in sport horses. We integrate multiple advanced diagnostic & imaging […]