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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

Synthetic biology is a promising research field for many practical applications, involving use of genetically engineered (GE) microorganisms that are often expected to be released into the environment. For example, scientists have been developing GE…
Forestry mapping is key for the economy, yet most of the mapping work is manual today, allowing assessments of only 5-10% of trees. The results of improper forestry mapping range from the inability to react to crisis events such as wildfires or…
The major goals of this project are twofold: to complete high quality ecological research and to improve Shaw's professional development. The goal of my proposed research is to test plant and soil responses to land management to generate a…
Campylobacter jejuni sheep abortion (SA) clone, is currently responsible for the majority of sheep abortions caused by Campylobacter sp. within the United States. Additionally, this hypervirulent strain of C. jejuni has also been identified in human…