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HISTORY
JOHNE'S INFORMATION CENTER - University of Wisconsin Ñ School of Veterinary Medicine



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Monday, June 18, 2001
Are Johne's and Crohn's connected? Science has yet to prove what causes Crohn's disease in humans.  Some believe M. paratuberculosis-infected animals are to blame.  This article concisely reviews both sides of this controversial issue.  Excellent side bars provide more information.  One is titled: "Does pasteurization kill MAP [M. paratuberculosis]?.  Another is titled: "What producers can do in the fight against Johne's".  And a third is titled "The fight against Crohn's disease".

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