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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

Our long-term goal is to fully understand the effects of vancomycin on the Elizabethkingia and determine the full susceptibility of these organisms to antimicrobials and vancomycin combinations. Our central hypothesis is that vancomycin demonstrates…
Through the proposed training program, our goal is the expansion of the veterinary workforce dedicated to the protection of the nation's agriculture and the promotion of public health. We will accomplish this goal through the training of three…
Plant parasitic nematodes represent a significant group of plant pathogens that threaten current and future food security. Among them, the cyst nematodes target some of the most important crop species (tomato, potato) and cause up to 80% losses.…
​Spray drying dairy powders serves as an intrinsic hurdle (directly related to the food product) by reducing the water activity levels, which prevents and controls microbial growth. However, spray drying is not considered a kill-step and…
Goals:My long-term goal is to develop novel control strategies by disrupting the protein-protein interactions necessary for transmission. To that end, the proposed work aims to define the macromolecular structure of the viral capsid and will build a…