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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

Plant diseases caused by diverse pathogens severely reduce crop yields and threaten global food security. Enhancing plant innate immunity against various pathogens is one of the most effective ways to defend plants against infection and prevent…
To find effective measures to control or inhibit growth of E. coli O157:H7, non-O157:H7 and Salmonella species in ground beef through exploring the effectiveness of antimicrobial properties of lauric arginate, peroxyacetic acid, active bromine and…

Using a pair-feeding model to adjust for feed intake, high-producing dairy cows will be used in experiments to address two Specific Aims: 1) Determine how HS affects gut integrity, immune system function, and whole body AA utilization. 2)…

To determine the role of wound healing in development of Rhizopus soft rot on stored sweetpotato storage roots.To develop a program for effective, economical management of Rhizopus soft rot of sweetpotato that does not rely on prophylactic…