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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

Objective 1: Characterize unknown and poorly described pathogens and diseases which are priorities of the USDA-APHIS Plant Germplasm Quarantine Program. The emphasis is on viruses and viroids because they comprise most of the pathogens of quarantine…
PROJECT SUMMARY/ABSTRACTThis career development award will provide Emily McGowan, MD with the skills, knowledge, and mentoredresearch experience that are essential for an independent career as a clinician scientist in the field of allergyand…
Indiana State Department of Health Maintenance and Enhancement of ISO/IEC 17025 AccreditationPI: Ryan Gentry RFA-FD-17-010 Competition AProject SummaryOne of the primary goals of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), is the establishment of…
The primary objectives of this project are enhancement of sorghum productivity by identifying lines with multiple disease resistance genes and utilization of genomic DNA sequence information to assess variability in new and emerging fungal pathogens…

PROJECT SUMMARYBacterial pathogens and their infectious sequelae remain a huge burden on the health care system, sickeningmillions in developed countries and killing tens of millions (often children) in developing countries. Manyclinically…