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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

Our overall goal is to mitigate a key problem of international importance: the loss associated with stress, injury, and death during transport of market hogs. In addition to diminishing animal well-being, transport losses at marketing occur after…
The application is to fund a new pathogen cell sorter. We defined three key focused areas of cell-sorting application, plus one group of general FC use scenarios across the group of 21 faculty supporting this proposal and focused on some of these…
The overall objectives of the project are to:Assess the efficacy of plasma-activated water (PAW) for inactivation of a panel of pathogenic Salmonella enterica strains representing different serovars of high relevance for egg-associated salmonellosis…
Foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) is a pathogen of great agricultural and economic importance not just in the UK, but worldwide. The UK 2001 outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease resulted in billions of pounds of losses to the agriculture and tourism…
The goals are to enhance disease resistance in pasture based dairy cattle through the adoption of optimal genomic selection and crossbreeding strategies and to understand the relationship of genotype and grazing behavior. At the Univeristy of…