The Magnum Opus Fund: Inflammatory Polyneuropathy

TIFF is now accepting designated donations for research into the disease called Inflammatory Polyneuropathy, which has only recently been diagnosed in cats. Very little is known about this disease — except for the frustrating process of diagnosis: in short, if … Continue reading

2009 Grant Award: Feline Heart Failure

The International Feline Foundation has awarded its 2009 grant to Dr. Philip Solter at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for his project entitled “Circulating Forms of B-type Natriuretic Peptide and the Pathogenesis of Feline Heart Failure”. The grant award … Continue reading

2001 Grant Award: The Effects of Smoking on Feline Lymphoma

The International Feline Foundation awarded its 2001 grant award to Dr. Moore of Tufts University for a project titled “Environmental Tobacco Smoke and Risk of Malignant Lymphoma in Pet Cats”. PROJECT ABSTRACT Feline malignant lymphoma occurs commonly in domestic cats … Continue reading

2008 Grant Award: The Role of Bacteria in Feline Pancreatitis

The International Feline Foundation has awarded its 2008 grant to Dr. David Twedt of Colorado State University (in partnership with Dr. Kenneth Simpson of Cornell University) for a project entitled “Investigation of the Role of Bacteria in the Etiology of … Continue reading