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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
Agave
Air
Alfalfa
Animal research, general
Apple
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Carrot
Catfish
Cheese
Chemurgic Crops
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Noncrop plant research
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other cultured finfish
Other cultured shellfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Oysters
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep and wool, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Shellfish
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tea
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wool fiber
Research Projects within Swine, live animal
item A COMPREHENSIVE RESEARCH PROGRAM IN AFRICAN SWINE FEVER TOWARDS THE DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL COUNTERMEASURES
item African Swine Fever: Virus Host Protein Interactions in Support of Vaccine Development
item Agricultural Research Service support to Cooperative Biological Engagement Program
item Alternative Approaches for the Development of an Experimental African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Vaccine
item Analysis of the Interaction between Classical Swine Fever Virus Proteins and the Host Cell Membranes
item Analysis of the Role of African Swine Fever Virus Proteins in Virus Virulence
item Analyst Training and Check Sample Program for Pork and Horsemeat Export Program
item Ankara Virus Vector Assessment: Development of Viral-Vectored Vaccines for African Swine Fever Virus
item ASSESSMENT OF TOXOPLASMA GONDII IN GOAT’S MEAT, MILK, AND CHEESE ROLE IN TRANSMISSION OF TOXOPLASMOSIS TO HUMANS
item Bacillus thuringiensis Crystal Proteins as Powerful Next Generation Anthelmintics
item Characterization of the Local Isolates of FMD Viruses and Development of Vector-Based Vaccines
item Characterizing the Pan-Nematode Secretome for Proteins that Activate Innate and Acquired Immunity
item Comparative Functional Genomics of Toxoplasma and Hammondia Hammondi
item Comprehensive Approaches to Enhance the Potency and Efficacy of Ad5-FMD Vectored Vaccines in Swine
item Conference Grant to Support the 1st International Conference on Necrotic Enteritis in Poultry
item Construct and Test Recombinant Adenoviruses Vectoring African Swine Fever Virus Genes in Inducing Immune Protection in Pigs.
item COUNTERMEASURES TO CONTROL FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASES OF SWINE
item Creation of Novel CRISPR Antimicrobials and Genomic Integration of Peptidoglycan Hydrolase Antimicrobials via Genome Editing with CRISPR Technology
item Cross-Kingdom Regulation Between Dietary Small RNAs and Human Gut Microbiome, and Its Influence on Human Health
item Detection and Control of Foodborne Parasites for Food Safety
item Determination of Seroprevalence to Toxoplasma gondii in the U.S. National Swine Herd
item DEVELOPING GENETIC BIOTECHNOLOGIES FOR INCREASED FOOD ANIMAL PRODUCTION, INCLUDING NOVEL ANTIMICROBIALS FOR IMPROVED HEALTH & PRODUCT SAFETY
item Development of Diagnostic Tests for FMDV Sub-Saharan Strains
item Development of Improved Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccines and Biotherapeutics
item Development of New Generation Adenovirus Type 5 Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccines with Improved Performance
item Development of New Technologies and Methods to Enhance the Utilization and Long-Term Storage of Poultry, Swine and Fish Gametes and Embryos
item Development of Novel Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus with Multiple Mutations for Evaluation as Live Attenuated Diva Vaccine Candidate
item Development of Recombinant African Swine Fever Viruses: Attenuated Viruses Containing Multiple Deletions for Use as Vaccine Candidates
item Development of Strategies to Enhance the Immune Response to Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus
item Development of Tools to Improve Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer
item Diet Induced Changes in Gene Interactions in Cancer Cells
item Dietary Small RNAs, the Human Gut Microbiome, and Influence on Human Health
item DISINFECTION OF FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASE VIRUSES ON SURFACES RELEVANT TO THE PORK PACKING INDUSTRY
item ECOLOGY AND PATHOGENESIS OF RE-EMERGING VESICULAR STOMATITIS VIRUS (VSV) IN NORTH AMERICA
item Effect of Diet on Immune and Physiological Changes Induced by Infection, Inflammation, and Autoimmunity, and in Relation to Chronic Disease
item Effective Molecular Vaccines Against Foot and Mouth Disease
item Effector Diversification and Toxoplasma Virulence
item Epidemiological Analysis of FMD Virus in Uganda
item Foot-and-Mouth Disease Surveillance in Vietnam
item Foot-And-Mouth Disease Surveillance, Diagnostics and Antigenic Matching Research in Uganda
item Foot-And-Mouth Disease Vaccine Matching and Virus Characterization Studies in Uganda
item Foot-And-Mouth Disease Virus Diagnostic Test Development in Uganda
item Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Ecology and Surviellance in Vietnam; Exploiting Asymptomatic Carriers to Monitor Field Strains
item FUNCTIONAL GENOMIC APPROACHES FOR CONTROLLING DISEASES OF SWINE
item Genetically Improving Resistance of Pigs to PRRS Virus Infection
item Genetically Modified Livestock via Zygotic Genome Editing
item Genome Editing in Livestock Species
item Genome Editing to Create Germ Cell Deficient Livestock
item IDENTIFICATION FOR TOXOPLASMA TRANSMISSION IN PASTURE RAISED ANIMALS SUBAWARD NO. Z551401
item IDENTIFICATION OF BIOMARKERS FOR PRE AND POST WEANING GROWTH IN SWINE
item Identification of Host Mechanisms Contributing to Protection Against African Swine Fever Virus
item IMMUNOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO CONTROLLING SWINE INTESTINAL PARASITES AND MUCOSAL PATHOGENS
item Impact of Host Immunity and Genetics on Persistence of PRRS Virus in Tonsils
item Impact of Host Immunity and Genetics on Persistence of PRRS Virus in Tonsils
item Improvement of Interferon Biotherapeutics for Foot-and-Mouth Disease in Swine
item IN VITRO EVALUATION OF THE CAPACITY OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS TO INITIATE T-INDEPENDENT HUMORAL RESPONSES IN A BOVINE MODEL
item Infectivity and Transmission of Toxoplasmosis
item Intervention Strategies to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus(FMDV)
item John A. Milner Fellowship Program
item Longitudinal Data and Modeling to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus
item Longitudinal Study of FMD Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Cattle in Cameroon
item Managing the Emerging Risk of Trichinellosis in Organic and Free Range Pork
item Molecular Basis of Toxoplasmosis
item MOLECULAR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSURVEILLANCE OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE IN ENDEMIC REGIONS OF CENTRAL ASISA, SOUTHEAST ASISA AND AFRICA
item Mosaic Immunogen Design for Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Vaccines with Increased Breadth of Protection Against Diverse Virus Strains
item NATIONAL ANIMAL HEALTH MONITORING SURVEY FOR TOXOPLASMA GONDII AND TRICHINELLA SPIRALIS
item Nutrient Gene Interaction in Prostate Cancer Cells: Effects of I3C/DIM on AhR-Mediated Pathway
item PARASITIC BIODIVERSITY AND THE U.S. NATIONAL PARASITE COLLECTION
item Parasitology Research and Long-Term Preservation of the the U.S. National Parasite Collection
item Poultry Germplasm Preservation: Modulating Membrane Lipids for Successful Cryopreservation of Semen from Valuable Genetic Stocks
item Poultry Germplasm Preservation: Modulating Membrane Lipids for Successful Cryopreservation of Semen from Valuable Genetic Stocks
item Prebiotic Effect of Cocoa-Derived Flavonoids
item Prebiotic Effect of Dietary Agaricus Bisporus Mushroom on Intestinal Microbiota Composition and Host Immunological Function
item Regulatory Mechanisms Induced by Health-Promoting Bioactive Food Components on Sex Steroid Hormone-Dependent Pathways, Cancer Cell-Stromal Cell Interactions, and the Gut Microbiome
item RENEWABLE, LONG-TERM, ANTIMICROBIAL SURFACE TREATMENTS THROUGH DOPAMINE-MEDIATED BINDING OF PEPTIDOGLYCAN HYDROLASES
item Research Partnership with Howard University
item Research Partnership with Konkuk University Division of Food and Bioscience (KKU)
item Research Partnership with Old Dominion University
item Research Partnership with Shanghai Jiao Tong University
item Research Partnership with the University of the District of Columbia
item Studies on the Effects of Dietary Bioactive Components on Chronic Disease Prevention
item STUDY OF INTERACTION BETWEEN FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS AND HOST PROTEINS DURING INFECTION
item Study of Nutrient Gene Interactions (Erx/AhR)2/3
item Towards a Vaccine to Prevent Toxoplasmosis
item TOXOPLASMA GONDII OOCYSTS IN AQUATIC ENVIRONMENTS: TRANSPORT FROM LAND TO SEA
item Trichinella Proficiency Sample Program
item Triple-Acting Therapeutic for Streptococcus suis
item Triple-Acting Therapeutic for Streptococcus suis
item Understanding FMD Disease Viral Ecology and Landscape Epidemiology Toward Control and Eradication
item UNDERSTANDING THE ECOLOGY OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE VIRUSES CIRCULATING IN CAMEROON
item Universal SOP for Generation, Barcoding and Amplification of cDNA from Genomic RNA of BLS-3/4 Viruses
item US - UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
item US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
item US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
item Use of IFN-Expressing Vectors in Control of Nipah and Ebola Virus Diseases in Swine
item Using Novel Experimental Data to Enhance Modeling of Foreign Animal Disease Threats to Livestock Within the US Homeland.
item Zoonotic Parasites Affecting Food Animals, Food Safety, and Public Health
Last Modified: 10/19/2011
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