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Antimicrobial Resistance

Investigators
Singer, Randall
Institutions
University of Minnesota
Start date
2018
End date
2022
Objective
(1) Enhance surveillance and monitoring of antibiotic resistance and develop improved diagnostic tests. (2) Determine the ecology and mechanisms involved in resistance and transmission of resistance. (3) Develop and evaluate interventions (including alternatives to antibiotics) that reduce antimicrobial resistance in food production systems. (4) Quantify animal health, public health, social, economic, and environmental impacts of antimicrobial interventions in food production systems. (5) Create and deliver programs on antibiotic stewardship in food production systems through education and outreach.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
MIN-63-077
Accession number
1015747
Categories
Food Defense and Integrity
Antimicrobial Resistance