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Preventing infectious disease transmission in blood transfusions
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is recommended based on geographic location. Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV, be FeLV antigen negative. Donor cats should also be FIV antibody negative by ELISA. All FIV, differentiate between a cat infected with FIV and a cat that has been vaccinated against FIV. The panel, exposure to FeLV and FIV. Testing of potential feline donors for feline coronavirus, Rickettsia
Cat Ownership for Immunocompromised People
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) and feline immunodeficiency (FIV) are different from HIV. These feline viruses do not infect humans, but both FeLV and FIV can make cats more susceptible to other diseases, some of which may be zoonotic. When adopting a new cat, it should be tested for both FeLV and FIV by a veterinarian
Adoption program for FeLV positive cats
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sterilization. Cats were screened for FIV and FeLV with whole blood on a point of care ELISA, and if negative or only FIV positive integrated with the general shelter population. If positive, . Association of Shelter Veterinarians. Management of cats who test positive for FeLV or FIV in animal
Delivering mesenchymal stem cell therapy safely
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. Three weeks later post surgery and following baseline laboratory analysis, five of the cats received MSCs intraperitoneally with ultrasound guidance. The other five cats were injected as controls, was repeated at weeks one and five after injection. The results indicated that IP administration
Immune-mediated Thrombocytopenia in Cats
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the Free University of Berlin, describes five cats with severe IMT. All cats were presented because, infections. Four of the five cats responded to treatment but one cat was euthanized due to dyspnea
Personality in pet cats
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Litchfield CA, Quinton G, et al. The 'Feline Five': An exploration of personality in pet cats (Felis Catus). PLoS ONE 12(8): e0183455. Cats have unique personalities, but little is known in the scientific world about typical cat behavior. Few studies have been done on cats living in the home. A standardized accurate species specific behavioral understanding would facilitate optimal housing, . These investigators assessed personality traits of over 2800 pet cats in New Zealand and Australia. Five reliable