Mapping a Zoonotic Disease: Anglo-American Efforts to Control Bovine Tuberculosis before World War I

@article{Jones2004MappingAZ,
  title={Mapping a Zoonotic Disease: Anglo-American Efforts to Control Bovine Tuberculosis before World War I},
  author={Susan D Jones},
  journal={Osiris},
  year={2004},
  volume={19},
  pages={133 - 148}
}
Before World War I, British and American public health officials correlated tuberculosis in dairy cattle with severe infections in milk-drinking children. They traced bacteria in municipal milk supplies, mapped the locations of infected animals, and sought regulatory power to destroy them. Consumers, milk producers, municipal officials, veterinarians, and physicians all influenced the shape of antituberculosis regulations. Many condemned pasteurization as too costly and as masking tubercular… 
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