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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

The Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata) (CPB) is the most widespread anddestructive insect defoliator pest of potato and its control has historically been achieved throughthe use of insecticide. The diploid potato species S. chacoense…
Outcomes of this project will provide the possibility to use whole foods rich in flavones as a novel approach to reduce chronic inflammation characteristic of obesity and help reestablish gastrointestinal health in obesity, while offering an…
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…
The same types of questions arise during every emergent viral outbreak regarding its origin, its evolution, the manner of spread, and how to detect and mitigate it. Many, if not all, of these questions depend on rapid and reliable genomic analysis…
The long-term goal of this project is to increase and sustain organic dairy production and animal welfare through breaking barriers to organic dairy transition. One of the major barriers preventing transition to organic dairy production includes…