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Abstract

Feline leukaemia viruses (FeLVs) are classified into subgroups A, B and C by their use of different host cell receptors on feline cells, a phenotype which is determined by the viral envelope. FeLV-A is the ubiquitous, highly infectious form of FeLV, and FeLV-C isolates are rare variants which are...

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Rigby, M. A.; Rojko, J. L.; Stewart, M. A.; Kociba, G. J.; Cheney, C. M.; Rezanka, L. J.; Mathes, L. E.; Hartke, J. R.; Jarrett, O.; Neil, J. C.
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Journal of General Virology, 1992, 73, 11, pp 2839-2847
Abstract

Ten post-weaning 4-month-old cats designated "tracers", were placed in a feline leukaemia cluster household to determine the efficiency of horizontal transmission of feline leukaemia virus (FeLV). The tracer cats were confirmed as negative for prior exposure to FeLV. Following placement in the...

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Essex, M.; Cotter, S. M.; Sliski, A. H.; Hardy, W. D., Jr.; Stephenson, J. R.; Aaronson, S. A.; Jarrett, O.
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International Journal of Cancer, 1977, 19, 1, pp 90-96
Abstract

Cats with naturally occurring leukemia and lymphoma had low or negative humoral antibody titres to the feline oncornavirus-associated cell membrane antigen (FOCMA). Geographic differences were seen in the relative frequencies of various forms of lymphoproliferative neoplasms. Lymphatic leukemia and ...

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Essex, M.; Cotter, S. M.; Hardy, W. D., Jr.; Hess, P.; Jarrett, W.; Jarrett, O.; Mackey, L.; Laird, H.; Perryman, L.; Olsen, R. G.; Yohn, D. S.
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Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 1975, 55, 2, pp 463-467