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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.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

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 Peanut
item AflaGoggles for Screening Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize
item Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
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 Developing Resistance to Aflatoxin through Seed-Based Technologies
item Development of Rapid, Non-Destructive Hyperspectral Imaging Methodology to Measure Fungal Growth and Aflatoxin Contamination
item Effects of Food Processing on Food Allergens – Assessment and Improvement of Detection Methods
item Genetic Engineering of Cotton and Corn for Enhanced Resistance to 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 Genetic Markers for Resistance to Aspergillus flavus Growth and Aflatoxin Accumulation
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 Molecular analysis of pecan nut development
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 Reducing Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
Last Modified: 11/27/2015
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