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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

Shiga toxin (Stx) producing E. coli (STEC) are foodborne pathogens that can cause severemorbidity and mortality, including hemorrhagic colitis (HC) and hemolytic uremic syndrome(HUS) and remain a major challenge for food safety and public health.…
The overarching goal of the proposed project is to adapt and validate effective methods for detection of (viable) shellfish-borne protozoan pathogens, and construct a risk-based model for identifying key steps in the management, production,…
PI Name: Bibby
Proposal Number: 1653356

Current monitoring and regulatory approaches for microbial water quality, relying on the Fecal Indicator Bacteria (FIB), insufficiently protect public health due to a poor representation of…

To quantify 17 toxic dioxins and furans, 3 co-planar polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and 16 polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in approximately 600 beef, pork, chicken, and turkey samples. The analyses will be conducted in support of a USDA…

The goal is to develop a microbial control tool product for house flies that is effective and economical to be part of the poultry industry's fly control strategy. The outcome would be facilitating the control of filth flies in poultry facilities in…