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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

Sequencing technology has revolutionised the description of microbial communities and their interactions with other organisms. Many studies into the genetic diversity of microbiomes for a range of crops have been published, but these are fragmented…
SYNERGY addresses the call TWINN-2018 (H2020-WIDESPREAD-2018-2020), aiming to strengthen the scientific and technical competences at the Portuguese institutions in the field of energy harvesting and micropower management as a key component towards…
The goal of this study is to generate evidence-based knowledge on the potential risk of spread of pathogenic V. parahaemolyticus associated with contaminated oyster seed and evaluate the utility of potential remedies. One potential remedy is to '…
Cyclospora cayetanensis is a protozoan parasite that causes gastrointestinal illness following consumption of contaminated produce or water. Cyclospora is still considered an emerging pathogen by many, due to the limited understanding surrounding…
Hypotheses: We hypothesize that excessive vitamin A, especially in combination with vitamin D deficiency will lead to bone abnormalities, and these effects will be rescued by providing excess dietary calcium.Supporting Objectives-The proposed…