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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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Aquaculture (NP #106)
Improving the Product Value of Catfish
(Appropriated)
Developing Food Grade Glazing from Catfish Skin Hydrolysates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Control of Aflatoxin Production by Targeting Aflatoxin Biosynthesis
(Appropriated)
Developing Resistance to Aflatoxin Through Seed-Based Technologies
(Appropriated)
Improvement of Biological Control Fungi for Reduction of Aflatoxin Contamination
(Appropriated)
Genome Sequencing, Analysis, and Functional Genomic Studies of Aspergillus Flavus
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Post-Doctor Training and Research on Screening for Inhibiting Fungal Infection and Aflatoxin Production in Peanut and Other Crop
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Aflagoggles for Screening Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize
(Reimbursable)
Assessment of Biochemical Factors Involved in Selection of Isolates for Biocontrol of Aflatoxin Contamination of Corn
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Conduct Field Evaluation of Transgenic Cotton for Pest Resistance and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Control of Preharvest Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize Through Host Induced Gene Silencing
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Management to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination and Improve Biological Control
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Rapid, Non-Destructive Hyperspectral Imaging Methodology to Measure Fungal Growth and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Engineering of Cotton and Corn for Enhanced Resistance to Aspergillus Flavus
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Evaluation of Proteins/genes Associated with Aflatoxin-Resistance in Soybean and Maize
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Genetic Markers for Resistance to Aspergillus Flavus Growth and Aflatoxin Accumulation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Novel Sources of Resistance to Ear Rot and Aflatoxin Accumulation in Corn
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Regulatory Genes in A. Flavus and A. Nidulans That Are Involved in Mycotoxin Production, Morphogenesis, and Virulence
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Genes/promoters for Tolerance to Abiotic and Biotic Stress and Their Role(s) in Aspergillus Infection and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Aflatoxin Mitigation Using Biocontrol in Maize and Groundnut in Zambia
(Trust)
Aflatoxin Mitigation Using Biocontrol in the Maize and Groundnut Value Chain to Improve Public Health and Enhance Food Security in Mozambique
(Trust)
Identification of Gene Markers in Aflatoxin-Resistant Maize Lines Developed Through the Iita-Usda-Srrc Collaboration
(Trust)
Improvement of Biological Control of Aflatoxin Contamination with Atoxigenic Strains of Aspergillus Flavus on Cotton, Corn, and Pistachios
(Trust)
Modular Facilities for Production of Aflatoxin Biocontrol Products
(Trust)
Rapid Quantification of Aflasafe-Fungi on Crops in Africa to Verify Proper Application of Aflasafe
(Trust)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Developing Technologies That Enable Growth and Profitability in the Commercial Conversion of Sugarcane, Sweet Sorghum, and Energy Beets into Sugar, Advanced Biofuels, and Bioproducts
(Appropriated)
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-Added Products
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Nanoscale Interactions Between Engineered Nanomaterials and Biochar
(Reimbursable)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Molecular Approaches for More Efficient Breeding to Improve Cotton Fiber Quality Traits
(Appropriated)
Reducing Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
(Appropriated)
Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens Through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Effects of Food Processing on Food Allergens – Assessment and Improvement of Detection Methods
(Reimbursable)
Molecular Analysis of Pecan Nut Development
(Reimbursable)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Chemical Modification of Cotton for Value Added Applications
(Appropriated)
Cotton-Based Nonwovens
(Appropriated)
Developing Technologies That Enable Growth and Profitability in the Commercial Conversion of Sugarcane, Sweet Sorghum, and Energy Beets into Sugar, Advanced Biofuels, and Bioproducts
(Appropriated)
Improved Quality Assessments of Cotton from Fiber to Final Products
(Appropriated)
Improving the Product Value of Catfish
(Appropriated)
Increasing the Value of Cottonseed
(Appropriated)
Nutritional and Sensory Properties of Rice and Rice Value-Added Products
(Appropriated)
Postharvest Sensory, Processing and Packaging of Catfish
(Appropriated)
Reducing Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
(Appropriated)
Rice As a Source and Delivery System for Nutrients and Lipophilic Bioactive Compounds
(Appropriated)
Developing An Interactive Image Pattern Analysis and Classification System for Barre Assessment and Grading
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens Through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Determining the Capabilities of the Mesdan Aqualab for Cotton Fiber Moisture and Water Measurements
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-Added Products
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Effects of Food Processing on Food Allergens – Assessment and Improvement of Detection Methods
(Reimbursable)
Examination of Developing Cotton Fibers and Their Properties Using Infrared Spectroscopy and Imaging (Ci Project #15-844)
(Reimbursable)
Image Analysis for Fabric Defects (Ci Project No. 15-845)
(Reimbursable)
Molecular Analysis of Pecan Nut Development
(Reimbursable)
Nanoscale Interactions Between Engineered Nanomaterials and Biochar
(Reimbursable)
Testing of Key Fiber Properties by the Cottonscope and Fibrotest (Ci Project No. 14-374)
(Reimbursable)
Hydroentangling Fiber Webs
(Trust)
Last Modified: 7/31/2015
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