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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

AbstractShigella flexneri is the leading cause of bacillary dysentery (bloody diarrhea) with 165 million cases per yearworldwide, including 1 million deaths. There is no vaccine currently available and the isolation of multipleantibiotic resistant…
Biome Makers is an innovative biotech company founded in 2015 by two well-recognized Spanish entrepreneurs, based in both Spain (14 employees) and U.S. (6 employees). We were named one of the Most Innovative Startups at the AgFunder Innovation…
The remit of this project is to investigate the health and economic implications of plastic food packaging alternatives. These materials are less researched and potentially risky to health, directly and indirectly (e.g. decreasing shelf life).…
Improve the environmental and economic sustainability of the craft brewing industry in Arkansas by reducing carbon dioxide use and release of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, lowering costs of carbonation, lowering labor costs, and improving…