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Research Projects Database

The Food Safety Research Information Office (FSRIO) operates the Research Projects Database (RPD). The RPD tracks food safety research that is funded by FSRIO-partner agencies (identified as Funding Sources below). The funding agencies are listed in the order of funded projects. The RPD is also searchable by the Category of the funded projects and the primary Commodity group of the funded project.

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Recent Projects

1. Develop improved production strategies for hybrid and channel catfish. 1.1. Expanding temporal harvest of hybrid catfish in intensive production systems. 1.2. Optimization of channel catfish production in intensively aerated single and multiple…
The objective of the project is to enrich the professional preparation of food science students through experiential learning, internships, and an enhanced emphasis on core competencies for the workplace or advanced graduate study. The emphasis on…
In this project we will use a cmt3a DNA (methyl transferase) mutant to study epigenetic effects on gene expression and heritability in tomato. We will use cmt3a because other DNA methylation mutants (nrpd1, nrpe1, met1) are completely sterile and…
Fiber length distributionWhile the within sample distribution is an important fiber quality concern, it is not captured by the most readily available HVI length parameters, Uniformity Index (UI) and Upper Half Man Length (UHML). For example, UI is…
The overarching goal of the proposed study is to minimize the losses to the table egg industry due to C. hepaticus-associated Spotty Liver Disease (SLD) through vaccination. To achieve this goal, we have formulated the following three objectives:1.…