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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

A major goal of this project is to develop low cost Filter-Hat personal protective equipment (PPE) that provides COVID-19 Bio-Aerosol protection, impact head protection, pollen and other hazardous or irritant aerosol protection for a persons entire…
In the present proposal research will be directed at the long-term goal of improving the microbial safety of the food supply while reducing dependence on antimicrobial agents that are not desired by consumers and do not fit sustainability goals. The…
Plants produce diverse chemical compounds, including pigments for attracting pollinators and toxins for deterring herbivores. These chemical compounds are often unique to certain plant parts in different plant groups. This project seeks to…
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…