Here is a great article just published recently on CD: A short read but worth it.
And here is Judy's opinion which I think I have to agree with as well:
So in my humble opinion, they're repeating what they've been saying for a long, long time. They've just found some new genes associated with the disease, but are still not sure how they tie in to any of it, and our disease could be bacterial, genetic, and/or autoimmune.
Research is continuing... someday, maybe others won't have to go thru the pain that we did.
Diagnosed with CD in 1979, many resections and meds
Perm Ileostomy July 1984 at Cleveland Clinic
Disease free since surgery