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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

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Subjects of Investigation
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Long fiber cotton
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sweet sorghum
Upland cotton
Research Projects within Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
item AflaGoggles for Screening Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize
item Aflatoxin Mitigation Using Biocontrol in the Maize and Groundnut Value Chain to Improve Public Health and Enhance Food Security in Mozambique
item Assessment of Biochemical Factors Involved in Selection of Isolates for Biocontrol of Aflatoxin Contamination of Corn
item Conduct Field Evaluation of Transgenic Cotton for Pest Resistance and Aflatoxin Contamination
item Control of Preharvest Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize through Host Induced Gene Silencing
item Crop Management to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination and Improve Biological Control
item Development of Rapid, Non-destructive Hyperspectral Imaging Methodology to Measure Fungal Growth and Aflatoxin Contamination
item Genetic and Environmental Factors Controlling Aflatoxin Biosynthesis
item Genetic Engineering of Cotton and Corn for Enhanced Resistance to Aspergillus flavus
item Genome Sequencing, Analysis, and Functional Genomic Studies of Aspergillus Flavus
item Identification and Evaluation of Proteins/Genes Associated with Aflatoxin-resistance in Soybean and Maize
item Identification of Gene Markers in Aflatoxin-Resistant Maize Lines Developed Through the IITA-USDA-SRRC COLLABORATION
item Identification of Novel Sources of Resistance to Ear Rot and Aflatoxin Accumulation in Corn
item Identification of Regulatory Genes in A. Flavus and A. Nidulans that are Involved in Mycotoxin Production, Morphogenesis, and Virulence
item Improvement of Biological Control of Aflatoxin Contamination with Atoxigenic Strains of Aspergillus flavus on Cotton, Corn, and Pistachios
item Increasing the Value of Cottonseed
item Metabolism and Utilization of Plant Oil and Starch
item Molecular and Environmental Factors Controlling Aflatoxin Reduction by Non-toxigenic Aspergillus Strains
item Molecular Characterization of Regulatory Factors Involved in Aspergillus flavus Development, Secondary Metabolism and Survival
item Novel Genes/Promoters for Tolerance to Abiotic and Biotic Stress and Their Role(s) in Aspergillus Infection and Aflatoxin Contamination
item Post-Doctor training and research on screening for inhibiting fungal infection and aflatoxin production in peanut and other crop
item Rapid Quantification of Aflasafe-Fungi on Crops in Africa to Verify Proper Application of Aflasafe
item Reseeding Malawi's Smallholder Agriculture-Aflasafe Feed the Future Malawi Improved Seed System and Technologies (Aflasafe Component)
item Use of Atoxigenic Strains of A. flavus to Manage Aflatoxin in Texas Corn
item Use of Classical and Molecular Technologies for Developing Aflatoxin Resistance in Crops
Last Modified: 8/28/2016
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