HIV Budding (image) Indiana University Caption HIV is shown budding from an infected cell. Similar versions of HIV infect other nonhuman species, such as feline immunodeficiency virus in cats and simian immunodeficiency virus in monkeys and other nonhuman primates. Credit National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.