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Rosina Ehman, ABCD & Boehringer Ingelheim 2019 Young Scientist Award

In Cavtat, Rosina Ehmann (Germany), winner of the 2019 ABCD and Boehringer Ingelheim Young Scientist Award, gave a presentation on a reverse genetics system for a serotype I feline coronavirus field isolate to study the molecular pathogenesis of feline infectious peritonitis.


Virbac welcomed as co-sponsor

ABCD to become a self-governing organisation

 November 2018 – The European Advisory Board on Cat Diseases (ABCD), a panel of leading veterinary experts in immunology, vaccinology, diagnostics and/or clinical feline medicine, is in the process of becoming a self-governing organisation.

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Guidelines have been issued on the following feline infectious diseases and their causative agents...


Fact Sheets

Fact sheets are two-page abstracts highlighting the main data contained in the ABCD guidelines.They are intended for use by veterinary practitioners for quick and easy reference during vaccination consultations or telephone queries...






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