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A new, more aggressive strain of HIV has been discovered in Cuba, and researchers warn that it progresses into AIDS so quickly that antiretroviral treatments may prove ineffective.
UNION CITY, Calif., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc.
IRVINE, Calif., Oct 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Antigen Discovery Inc.
HAIFA, Israel and NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If you're not making regular trips to the vet for your kitty these days, you may not know that cats can get AIDS too.
Cats kill billions of birds in the United States every year, upsetting the natural environment and hurting bird populations.
Prevalence of Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) Infection up 48 Percent in Cats; Lyme Disease up 21 Percent in Dogs PORTLAND, Ore., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Banfield Pet Hospital®,
- The OSU study, supported by Bayer and published in Parasites & Vectors, demonstrates heat treatment of feline serum samples prior to testing dramatically improved sensitivity of antigen tests
Researchers say a prominent malaria vaccine could be drastically improved by utilizing the right mix of proteins taken from the surface of the virus.
A new UK-based study has found cat owner ignorance could be resulting in the unplanned births of over 850,000 kittens in Great Britain each year.
A new study found that feral cats and urban coyotes have separate ranges, with the cats sticking to residential areas and coyotes preferring urban parks and green spaces.
Feline viral rhinotracheitis (FVR), caused by feline herpesvirus 1, is an upper respiratory infection of cats. It can also be referred to as feline influenza or feline coryza. FVR causes one-half of respiratory disease in cats. Feline calicivirus is another of the most common diseases to cause respiratory infection in cats. It is very contagious and can cause major problems including death from pneumonia in young kittens. It is transmitted only through direct contact. It reproduces in the...
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV), a retrovirus that infects cats, is transmitted between infected cats through saliva and nasal secretions. If the cat's immune system does not take care of the disease then it can be lethal due to it being a cancer of blood cells called lymphocytes. Symptoms can vary from loss of appetite, to poor coat condition, infections of the skin, bladder and respiratory tract, oral disease, seizures, lymphadenopathy, skin lesions, fatigue, fever, weight loss,...
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