Feline Infectious Peritonitis

Feline Infectious Peritonitis



Meow, my name is Bilbo.
I am the Whittaker family cat.



The Whittaker Laboratory has an ongoing study to sequence viral isolates from cats affected by FIP in the hope of identifying a rapid diagnostic test and ultimately a treatment for this devasting disease.

For FCoV study current sample collection information, please contact fcovstudy@cornell.edu or Wendy Wingate at (607)253-4065  Additional information about the clinical trials can be found at: http://www.vet.cornell.edu/clinicaltrials. We appreciate your interest in our research and we thank the many veterinarians and cat owners that have provided us with samples in the past.

To learn more about our recent findings in FIP research, use this link:   http://arxiv.org/abs/1412.4034

For more information on FCoV or FIP, frequently asked questions, or testing for the disease, please visit Cornell Feline Health Center website at: http://www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/