Links to Information on Johne’s Disease
University of Wisconsin Johne’s Information Center, Mike Collins: www.johnes.org. Council for Ag Science and Technology. Issue paper. Johne’s disease in cattle. No. 17, May 2001. Article no longer online.
www.cast-science.org. John M. Gay, DVM, PhD, DACVPM ACE, Field Disease Investigation Unit, Bovine Paratuberculosis (Johne’s disease) Information Sources:
www.vetmed.wsu.edu/courses-jmgay/paratuberculosis.htm. American Association of Bovine Practitioners Newsletter article series on Johne’s disease, Newsletters June 1999 to May 2000. Articles no longer online.
www.aabp.org. U.S. Animal Health Association web site, Committee on Johne’s Disease:
http://usaha.org/committees/jd/jd.shtml. USDA, Animal Health Monitoring &Surveillance, APHIS – Dairy ’96 and Beef ’97:
http://www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/nahss/cattle/index.htm. USDA-APHIS site with information about Johne’s disease and national Johne’s program activities:
www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/nahps/johnes/. University of Pennsylvania Center for Animal Health and Productivity, David Galligan:
http://cahpwww.vet.upenn.edu/cahpinfo/about1.htm. Crohn’s disease site by Alan Kennedy:
http://alan.kennedy.name/crohns/welcome.htm. Paratuberculosis Awareness and Research Association:
www.crohns.org. Institute for Food Science and Technology, Mycobacterium paratuberculosis in milk. Article no longer available online.
www.ifst.org. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH: Crohn’s Disease – Is there a Microbial Etiology? Dec. 1998:
www.niaid.nih.gov/dmid/meetings/crohns.htm. European Commission – Directorate General Health and Consumer Protection Directorate B: Scientific Health Opinions – Possible links between Crohn’s Disease and paratuberculosis. [ PDF, 76 pages ]:
http://gpvec.unl.edu/avc/IssuePapers/out38_en.pdf. Mycobacterium Paratuberculosis. Bulletin of the International Dairy Federation 362/2001. December 2000, 41, Square Vergote, B-1030 Brussels (Belgium):