Latest Feline immunodeficiency virus Stories
- 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.
$400,000 needed to fund new facility in Boston Metro/Norfolk County. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 14, 2013 The Massachusetts Humane Society (MHS), recently
According to a new study, the new coronavirus has many potential hosts and could pass from animals to humans repeatedly.
A new study shows that a microbicide gel is highly effective in block infection by the AIDS virus in a non-human primate model.
New clues about the bacteria that cause Lyme disease could lead to a novel strategy to reduce infections.
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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