Academic Faculty

ALM

Andy Mason, MBBS, FRCPI, FAASLD

Professor

Medicine & Dentistry

Medicine

About Me

Additional positions that I hold:

  • Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology
  • Director of Research for Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Director of The Applied Genomics Core (TAGC)
  • Principal Investigator, Centre of Excellent for GastroIntestinal Inflammation and Immunity Research (CEGIIR)
  • Hepatologist, Alberta Health Services



Research

Keywords:

primary biliary cholangitis (cirrhosis), autoimmune hepatobiliary disease, virus discovery, betaretroviruses, and antiviral therapies, intestinal microbiome

    Currently funded topics of interest:

    • Anti-retroviral therapies for the treatment of primary biliary cholangitis
    • Viral discovery in samples from transplant recipients with recurrent liver disease and other idiopathic disorders
    • Betaretroviral induction of autoimmune biliary disease
    • Diagnostic assay development to detect immune responses to betaretrovirus infection in patients with primary biliary cholangitis