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Paratuberculosis: organism, disease, control.

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The second edition of this book contains 23 chapters containing new information and developments on the epidemiology, global prevalence and economics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) infection; MAP and animal-derived foods and the environment; paratuberculosis and Crohn's disease; genetics of host susceptibility to paratuberculosis, the Mycobacterium avium complex; comparative ...


Chapter 3 (Page no: 29)

Paratuberculosis and crohn's disease.

This chapter compares the pathological features of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection in cattle and Crohn's disease in humans.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Epidemiology, global prevalence and economics of infection. Author(s): Imada, J. Kelton, D. F. Barkema, H. W.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 14) Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in animal-derived foods and the environment. Author(s): Grant, I. R.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 45) Genetics of host susceptibility to paratuberculosis. Author(s): Neibergs, H. L. Kiser, J. N.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 64) Mycobacterium avium complex. Author(s): Turenne, C. Y. Alexander, D. C.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 76) Comparative genomics and genomic epidemiology of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis strains. Author(s): Stevenson, K. Ahlstrom, C.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 92) Molecular genetics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Rathnaiah, G. Shoyama, F. M. Brenner, E. P. Zinniel, D. K. Bannantine, J. P. Sreevatsan, S. Chacon, O. Barletta, R. G.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 104) Proteins and antigens of Mycobacterium avium subsp. Paratuberculosis. Author(s): Bannantine, J. P. Kapur, V.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 120) Host-pathogen interactions and intracellular survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Coussens, P. Dekuiper, J. L. Shoyama, F. M. Brenner, E. Lamont, E. A. Kabara, E. Sreevatsan, S.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 139) Drug susceptibility testing and antimicrobial resistance in Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Sullivan, J. R. Behr, M. A.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 149) Paratuberculosis in cattle. Author(s): Fecteau, M. E.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 160) Paratuberculosis in sheep. Author(s): Begg, D. Whittington, R.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 174) Paratuberculosis in goats. Author(s): Lybeck, K. R. Tessema, G. T. Kampen, A. H. Djønne, B. Agdestein, A.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 188) Paratuberculosis in deer, camelids and other ruminants. Author(s): O'Brien, R. Mackintosh, C. Griffin, F.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 200) Infection of non-ruminant wildlife by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Fox, N. J. Smith, L. A. Stevenson, K. Davidson, R. S. Marion, G. Hutchings, M. R.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 213) Experimental animal models of paratuberculosis. Author(s): Talaat, A. M. Wu ChiaWei Hines, M. E., II
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 248) Immunology of paratuberculosis infection and disease. Author(s): Stabel, J. R. Koets, A. Silva, K. de
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 266) Cultivation of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Whittington, R.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 305) Diagnosis of paratuberculosis by PCR. Author(s): Plain, K. M. Marsh, I. Purdie, A. C.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 333) Immune-based diagnosis of paratuberculosis. Author(s): Nielsen, S. S.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 346) Paratuberculosis control measures. Author(s): Donat, K. Eisenberg, S. Whittington, R.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 365) Paratuberculosis vaccines and vaccination. Author(s): Juste, R. A. Garrido, J. M. Elguezabal, N. Sevilla, I. A.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 380) Development of new paratuberculosis vaccines. Author(s): Bull, T.