Ravi Tandon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of feline leukaemia virus viral and proviral loads by TaqMan real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Virol Methods 130:124-32. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Copy number polymorphism of endogenous feline leukemia virus-like sequences
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Mol Cell Probes 21:257-66. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Association between endogenous feline leukemia virus loads and exogenous feline leukemia virus infection in domestic cats
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 135:136-43. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Real-time PCR investigation of feline leukemia virus proviral and viral RNA loads in leukocyte subsets
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstreet 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:124-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular segregation of feline leukemia provirus and viral RNA in leukocyte subsets of long-term experimentally infected cats
    Andrea C Pepin
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 127:9-16. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccination against the feline leukaemia virus: outcome and response categories and long-term follow-up
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vaccine 25:5531-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint How molecular methods change our views of FeLV infection and vaccination
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:119-23. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Quantification of endogenous and exogenous feline leukemia virus sequences by real-time PCR assays
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:129-33. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The kinetics of feline leukaemia virus shedding in experimentally infected cats are associated with infection outcome
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 133:292-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Reassessment of feline leukaemia virus (FeLV) vaccines with novel sensitive molecular assays
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vaccine 24:1087-94. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of feline leukaemia virus viral and proviral loads by TaqMan real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Virol Methods 130:124-32. 2005
    ..Thus, for most effective detection of FeLV exposure and characterization of the infection in a cat, PCR assays are recommended as diagnostic tools...
  2. ncbi request reprint Copy number polymorphism of endogenous feline leukemia virus-like sequences
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Mol Cell Probes 21:257-66. 2007
    ..The assays described herein are important prerequisites to quantify enFeLV loads and thus to investigate the influence of enFeLV loads on the course of FeLV infection...
  3. doi request reprint Association between endogenous feline leukemia virus loads and exogenous feline leukemia virus infection in domestic cats
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 135:136-43. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results demonstrated an association between enFeLV loads and FeLV replication but not outcome of infection. enFeLV should be considered as an important confounder in experimental FeLV infection or vaccination studies...
  4. doi request reprint Real-time PCR investigation of feline leukemia virus proviral and viral RNA loads in leukocyte subsets
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstreet 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:124-8. 2008
    ..These results indicate that FeLV persistent viremia is associated with secondary viremia of bone marrow origin, whereas regressive cats only sustain a non-productive infection in low numbers of lymphocytes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular segregation of feline leukemia provirus and viral RNA in leukocyte subsets of long-term experimentally infected cats
    Andrea C Pepin
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 127:9-16. 2007
    ..The herein described methods are important prerequisites to gain a deeper insight into the pathogenesis of FeLV infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccination against the feline leukaemia virus: outcome and response categories and long-term follow-up
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vaccine 25:5531-9. 2007
    ..Persistence of plasma viral RNA was moderately associated with reactivation of FeLV infection. In conclusion, sensitive molecular assays are important tools for reviewing pathogenesis of FeLV infection...
  7. doi request reprint How molecular methods change our views of FeLV infection and vaccination
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:119-23. 2008
    ..The use of sensitive molecular methods will contribute to a more in-depth understanding of the FeLV pathogenesis...
  8. doi request reprint Quantification of endogenous and exogenous feline leukemia virus sequences by real-time PCR assays
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:129-33. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the quantitative real-time PCR assays described herein are important prerequisites to quantify enFeLV proviral loads in felids and thus are important tools to investigate the role of enFeLV loads in FeLV infection...
  9. doi request reprint The kinetics of feline leukaemia virus shedding in experimentally infected cats are associated with infection outcome
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 133:292-6. 2009
    ..To determine the clinically relevant outcome of FeLV infection in exposed cats, however, p27 antigen levels in the peripheral blood should be measured...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reassessment of feline leukaemia virus (FeLV) vaccines with novel sensitive molecular assays
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vaccine 24:1087-94. 2006
    ..The loads were significantly associated with the infection outcome. Thus, commonly used FeLV vaccines understood to be successful model antiretroviral vaccines protecting against FeLV-related diseases do not confer sterilizing immunity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of feline leukemia virus provirus integration into feline genomic DNA
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Mol Cell Probes 20:172-81. 2006
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  12. pmc Feline leukemia virus and other pathogens as important threats to the survival of the critically endangered Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus)
    Marina L Meli
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 4:e4744. 2009
    ..In this context, a retrospective survey on prevalence of selected feline pathogens in free-ranging lynxes was initiated...