Prevalence of Korean cats with natural feline coronavirus infections

  title={Prevalence of Korean cats with natural feline coronavirus infections},
  author={Dong-jun An and H Y Jeoung and Wooseog Jeong and J. Park and Myoung-Heon Lee and Bong Park},
  booktitle={Virology Journal},
Feline coronavirus is comprised of two pathogenic biotypes consisting of feline infectious peritonitis virus (FIPV) and feline enteric coronavirus (FECV), which are both divided into two serotypes. To examine the prevalence of Korean cats infected with feline coronavirus (FCoV) type I and II, fecal samples were obtained from 212 cats (107 pet and 105 feral) in 2009. Fourteen cats were FCoV-positive, including infections with type I FCoV (n = 8), type II FCoV (n = 4), and types I and II co… CONTINUE READING