How cats could help treat HIV

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) is similar to HIV; it attacks a cat’s immune system, making it susceptible to infection. Although FIV and HIV belong to the same group of viruses, FIV cannot be transmitted to humans.

Still, because of the similarities between the two viruses, scientists have been studying FIV as a way to learn more about HIV.

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