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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

Understand the biology of gamete development, fertilization and embryogenesis including the underlying cellular and molecular mechanisms. Refine methods to produce animals by genetic engineering or genome editing for the improvement of livestock…
Push-pull technology is a major discovery with high potential to increase food security and agricultural sustainability in East African smallholder farms. In project UPSCALE, we aim to scale up understanding and applicability of push-pull from…
Security and safety in food supply chains is critical to preventing the transmission of COVID-19. During the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become clear that the US food-supply system is vulnerable. As the pandemic forced restaurants to close, or…
Project SummaryThe West Virginia Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Food RegulatoryProgram Standards (VNRFRPS) project is designed to enhance West Virginia Bureau forPublic Health?s (WVBPH) conformance with the VNRFRPS. The WVBPH…
This project will identify SV in the cultivated and wild H. annuus genome that have been the target of selection, introduced via introgression, or are associated with adaptation to particular environmental conditions. Additionally, SV that…