Table 2.

Detection of env gene recombinants in tissues of FRA- and F6A-infected cats

FeLV inoculum and specimenNo. of recombinants detected/ no. of specimens tested at time point
8 wk p.i.14 or 24 wk p.i.
pFRAa
 Bone marrow6/77/7
 Buffy coat6/66/7
pF6Ab
 Bone marrow1/44/4
 Buffy coat1/44/4
  • a Specimens collected from four cats from a previous study at 8 and 14 weeks p.i. (4) and three cats from the current study at 8 and 24 weeks p.i.

  • b Specimens collected at 8 and 24 weeks p.i.