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Antimicrobial Resistance

Investigators
Ganda, Erika
Institutions
Pennsylvania State University
Start date
2020
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.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
PEN04731
Accession number
1022444
Categories
Antimicrobial Resistance
Food Defense and Integrity