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Investigating The Extent of Antibiotic Resistance Reservoir in Urban Agricultural Production

Investigators
Zhang, Y.
Institutions
Wayne State University
Start date
2016
End date
2018
Objective
The goalof this project is to investigate the nature and extent of antibiotic resistance reservoir in the urban agricultural environment and train the next generation of food science students in the comprehensive analysis of soil bacteria and soil DNA using traditional microbiology techniques and modern genomics tools.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
MICW-2015-10120
Accession number
1008693
Categories
Parasites
Natural Toxins
Viruses and Prions
Bacterial Pathogens
Chemical Contaminants
Antimicrobial Resistance