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The domestic cat is afflicted with multiple viruses that serve as powerful models for human disease including cancers, SARS and HIV/AIDS. Cat viruses that cause these diseases have been studied for decades revealing detailed insight concerning transmission, virulence, origins and pathogenesis. Here ...

Author(s)
O'Brien, S. J.; Troyer, J. L.; Brown, M. A.; Johnson, W. E.; Antunes, A.; Roelke, M. E.; Pecon-Slattery, J.
Publisher
Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI), Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Viruses, 2012, 4, 2, pp 236-257
Abstract

Feline coronavirus (FCoV) is endemic in feral cat populations and cat colonies, frequently preceding outbreaks of fatal feline infectious peritonitis (FIP). FCoV exhibits 2 biotypes: the pathogenic disease and a benign infection with feline enteric coronavirus (FECV). Uncertainty remains regarding...

Author(s)
Brown, M. A.; Troyer, J. L.; Pecon-Slattery, J.; Roelke, M. E.; O'Brien, S. J.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2009, 15, 9, pp 1445-1452
Abstract

The extent and progression of exposure to feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) virus in the cheetah, Acinonyx jubatus, was monitored by a world-wide serological survey with indirect fluorescent antibody titres to coronavirus. The indirect fluorescent antibody assay was validated by Western blots,...

Author(s)
Heeney, J. L.; Evermann, J. F.; McKeirnan, A. J.; Marker-Kraus, L.; Roelke, M. E.; Bush, M.; Wildt, D. E.; Meltzer, D. G.; Colly, L.; Lukas, J.; Manton, V. J.; Caro, T.; O'Brien, S. J.
Citation
Journal of Virology, 1990, 64, 5, pp 1964-1972
Abstract

After the introduction of an infected animal in June 1982, all of 35 seronegative cheetahs at a wildlife park developed immunofluorescence antibodies to feline coronavirus over 2 years. Many developed clinical signs including diarrhoea, anorexia and peritonitis. 19 (34%) died of feline infectious ...

Author(s)
Evermann, J. F.; Heeney, J. L.; Roelke, M. E.; McKeirnan, A. J.; O'Brien, S. J.
Citation
Archives of Virology, 1988, 102, 3-4, pp 155-171
Abstract

Serum samples obtained from 38 free-ranging Florida panthers in southern Florida, March 1978 to February 1991, were tested for antibodies against 8 bacterial, parasitic, and viral disease agents. Serum samples were positive for antibodies against feline panleukopenia virus (FPV) (78%), feline...

Author(s)
Roelke, M. E.; Forrester, D. J.; Jacobson, E. R.; Kollias, G. V.; Scott, F. W.; Barr, M. C.; Evermann, J. F.; Pirtle, E. C.
Citation
Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 1993, 29, 1, pp 36-49
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Author(s)
O'Brien, S. J.; Roelke, M. E.; Marker, L.; Newman, A.; Winkler, C. A.; Meltzer, D.; Colly, L.; Evermann, J. F.; Bush, M.; Wildt, D. E.
Citation
Science, USA, 1985, 227, 4693, pp 1428-1434
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Author(s)
Evermann, J. F.; Burns, G.; Roelke, M. E.; McKeirnan, A. J.; Greenlee, A.; Ward, A. C.; Pfeifer, M. L.
Citation
Proceedings of Annual Meeting of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, 1984, 26, pp 365-382
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Author(s)
Pfeifer, M. L.; Evermann, J. F.; Roelke, M. E.; Gallina, A. M.; Ott, R. L.; McKeirnan, A. J.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1983, 183, 11, pp 1317-1319
Abstract

Examination of a juvenile western cougar presented for routine vasectomy revealed thoracic and abdominal effusions. After a thorough diagnostic examination, the cause of the effusions remained unclear and the animal was killed. Coccidioidomycosis was diagnosed and PM serological testing was...

Author(s)
Clyde, V. L.; Kollias, G. V., Jr.; Roelke, M. E.; Wells, M. R.
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 1990, 21, 2, pp 200-205

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