Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Products



The lentivirus FIV, responsible for a progressive and debilitating immune deficiency syndrome in domestic cats, similar to that caused by the human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), is a complex retrovirus with a tightly-packed genome, containing the structural genes gag, env and pro-pol and the accessory genes vif, rev and ORF-A/2.


Alternate Names
  • CA; Capsid protein p24; Feline immunodeficiency virus; Feline immunodeficiency virus capsid protein p24; Feline immunodeficiency virus p24; FIV capsid protein p24