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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

Goals/Objectives of ResearchObjective 1. Investigate the effect of fermentation condition on the quality and safety of the fermented productObjective 2. Develop and use analytical methods for the analysis of health-promoting and toxic bioactive…
Water quantity and quality are both significant issues related to agriculture, and nowhere are these two issues more critical than in drought-beleaguered California. Water flows from surface-storage reservoirs, rivers, and lined canals through…
Nanotechnology is a fast emerging area that is attracting immense research interest. Gold nanoparticles, which are the focus of this project, have properties that are very different than bulk metal and have applications in a variety of areas,…
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is a well-equipped laboratory thatemploys over twelve analysts for food testing, and four team leads for data review. Currently,the DSHS Laboratory has surveillance programs in place to monitor…
RFA-FD-17-010: Maintenance and Enhancement of ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation andWhole Genome Sequencing for State Food Testing LaboratoriesCompetition A: ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation Maintenance and EnhancementProject Summary: Maintenance of ISO/IEC…