Johnes disease

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Joh′ne's disease`

(ˌyoʊ nəz)
a chronic diarrheal disease of cattle and sheep caused by a bacillus, Mycobacterium paratuberculosis.
[1905–10; after H. A. Johne (1839–1910), German scientist]
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Genome-wide association study to identify chromosomal regions associated with antibody response to Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in milk of Dutch Holstein-Friesians.
paratuberculosis is >0.5 substitutions/genome/year (35), but rates may be higher for M.
Evaluation of oxidant and antioxidant capacity in paratuberculosis positive cattle.
paratuberculosis, associated with Johne's disease in cattle and isolated from human patients with Crohn's disease, may survive some accepted milk pasteurization procedures.
The development of RHB-104 for Crohn's disease is based on the hypothesis that Crohn's disease is caused by Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in susceptible patients.
avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP), which has been detected using culture in raw milk samples from Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, India, Ireland, Italy, Tanzania, UK, and U.S.
Direct production losses and treatment cost from bovine viral diarrhoea virus, bovine leukosis virus, Mycobacterium avium subespecies, Paratuberculosis, and Neospora caninum.
This bacteria, which is called mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP), was found to trigger this reaction in people who were genetically at risk from the condition.
Wichtel, "Seroprevalence of infection with Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis, bovine leukemia virus, and bovine viral diarrhea virus in maritime Canada dairy cattle," Canadian Veterinary Journal, vol.