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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Food Animal Production (NP #101)
Employing Genomics, Epigenetics, and Immunogenetics to Control Diseases Induced by Avian Tumor Viruses
(Appropriated)
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Enteric Viral Diseases of Poultry
(Appropriated)
Characterizing the Chicken Gut Microbiome with Respect to Genetic Resistance to Marek's Disease
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks-Cfda 10.310
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Improve Chicken Genome Sequence and Identification of Agronomically-Important Chicken Genes
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
A Novel, Translational, Multidisciplinary Approach to Control Poultry Respiratory Diseases in the Us
(Reimbursable)
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
(Reimbursable)
Characterizing the Chicken Gut Microbiome with Respect to Genetic Resistance to Marek's Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating Alternatives to Antibiotics in Poultry Production: Targeted Interventions for Enteric Disease Prevention and Performance Gains
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Health (NP #103)
Characterization of Protective Host Responses to Avian Influenza Virus Infections in Avian Species
(Appropriated)
Genetic and Biological Determinants of Avian Tumor Virus Pathogenicity, Transmission, and Evolution
(Appropriated)
Genomic Strategies for Control of Herpesviruses of Poultry
(Appropriated)
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Disease Outbreaks Caused by Avian Influenza and Other Emerging Poultry Pathogens
(Appropriated)
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Enteric Viral Diseases of Poultry
(Appropriated)
Intervention Strategies to Control Newcastle Disease
(Appropriated)
The Role of Host Genetic Resistance and Vaccination on Transmission of Marek’s Disease Virus in Poultry
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Avian Influenza Virus Surveillance and Characterization in Poultry, and Quality Control of Virus Diagnostics
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Characterization and Control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in the United States
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Evolution of the High Pathogenicity Phenotype in Avian Influenza Virus
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Genomic, Epidemiological and Biological Characterization of Newcastle Disease Virus Isolates from Ukraine
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pathotype Analysis of Avian Influenza H5 and H7 Vaccine Candidate Viruses
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pathotype Analysis of Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Candidate Viruses
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Studies in Poultry Transmission, Airborne Spread and Mitigation Tools for H5 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in the Usa
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Surveillance and Molecular Epidemiology of Ndv in Kenya
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
The Role of Host Genetic Resistance and Vaccination on Transmission of Marek’s Disease Virus in Poultry
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Control of Zoonotic Avian Viruses
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Improve Chicken Genome Sequence and Identification of Agronomically-Important Chicken Genes
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
A Novel, Translational, Multidisciplinary Approach to Control Poultry Respiratory Diseases in the U. S.
(Reimbursable)
A Novel, Translational, Multidisciplinary Approach to Control Poultry Respiratory Diseases in the Us
(Reimbursable)
Centers of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance
(Reimbursable)
Detection and Characterization of Newly Emerged Newcastle Disease and Avian Influenza Viruses
(Reimbursable)
Development of Vaccines Against Newcastle Disease Using Recombinant DNA Technology and Study of Their Proective Effects in Chickens
(Reimbursable)
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
(Reimbursable)
Molecular Characterization of Avian Influenza Virus Collected During Active Surveillance of Backyard Flocks and Live Bird Markets in Pakistan
(Reimbursable)
Monitoring of Avian Influenza, Newcastle Disease, Paramyxoviruses among Wild Birds from Azov-Black Sea Region
(Reimbursable)
Surveillance for Avian Influenza Virus and Virulent Newcastle Disease Virus from Malaysia
(Reimbursable)
Evaluation of H5 Avian Influenza Virus Vaccine in Layer Chickens
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Newcastle Disease Virus Vaccines to Promote More Effective Use
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Correction of Errors in the Influenza Sequence Database
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating Alternatives to Antibiotics in Poultry Production: Targeted Interventions for Enteric Disease Prevention and Performance Gains
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Surveillance and Molecular Epidemiology of Newcastle Disease in Kenya
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Vaccine Efficacy for Protection of Poultry Against U.S. Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Recombinant Newcastle Disease Vaccines (Ndv)
(Trust)
Generation of the Bivalent Vaccine Against Newcastle Disease (Nd) and Infectious Laryngotracheitis (Ilt)
(Trust)
Inactivation of Avian Influenza Virus in Chicken Litter
(Trust)
Polyvalent Vaccines to Protect Poultry from Avian Influenza
(Trust)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Control Strategies and Evaluation of the Microbial Ecology Associated with Foodborne Pathogens and Poultry Processing
(Appropriated)
Develop Rapid Optical Detection Methods for Food Hazards
(Appropriated)
Eliminating Fusarium Mycotoxin Contamination of Corn by Targeting Fungal Mechanisms and Adaptations Conferring Fitness in Corn
(Appropriated)
Evaluation of Management of Laying Hens and Housing Systems to Control Salmonella and Other Pathogenic Infections, Egg Contamination, and Product Quality
(Appropriated)
Genomic and Proteomic Approaches for the Characterization of Foodborne Pathogens in Poultry
(Appropriated)
Health Risks Posed by the Consumption of Cooked Foods Prepared from Naturally Contaminated Corn
(Appropriated)
Monitoring and Molecular Characterization of Antimicrobial Resistance in Foodborne Bacteria
(Appropriated)
Monitoring of Antimicrobial Resistance in Food Animal Production
(Appropriated)
Novel Pre-Harvest Interventions and Alternatives to Antibiotics to Reduce Foodborne Pathogens
(Appropriated)
Production and Processing Intervention Strategies for Poultry Associated Foodborne Pathogens
(Appropriated)
Reduction of Invasive Salmonella Enterica in Poultry Through Genomics, Phenomics and Field Investigations of Small Multi-Species Farm Environments
(Appropriated)
Memoranda of Understanding Between Usda, ARS and National Institute for Food and Drug Safety Evaluation, Korea Food and Drug Administration
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Survey of Farmer’s Market Commodities and Potential Foodborne Contaminants
(Reimbursable)
Egg Quality and Safety: Impact of Hen Strains in An Aviary Housing System
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Protozoa Capture Using a Microfluidic Device
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of the Prevalence of Resistance to Biocides in Salmonella and Identification of the Genetic Mechanisms of Resistance
(Trust)
Development and Production of Salmonella Multi-Serotypic and Multi-Subunit Vaccines for Hens
(Trust)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Assessment and Improvement of Poultry Meat, Egg, and Feed Quality
(Appropriated)
Rapid Assessment of Grain, Seed, and Nut Quality Attributes with Microwave Sensors
(Appropriated)
Developing Calibration Techniques for in-Line Characterization of Solid Biomass Products
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Microwave Sensors for Rapid, in-Line Determination of the Moisture Content of Solid Biomass Products
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Radiofrequency Pasteurization of Dried Vegetables and Spices
(Reimbursable)
Cold Plasma-Based Antimicrobial Packaging System to Improve the Shelf Life and Reduce Foodborne Pathogens in Poultry Breast Meat
(Trust)
Last Modified: 7/27/2016
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