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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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Human Nutrition (NP #107)
Childhood Obesity Prevention
(Appropriated)
Developmental Determinants of Obesity in Infants and Children
(Appropriated)
Molecular, Cellular, and Regulatory Aspects of Nutrition During Development
(Appropriated)
Nutritional Metabolism in Mothers, Infants, and Children
(Appropriated)
Pediatric Clinical Nutrition
(Appropriated)
Obesity Prevention Research in the Mississippi Delta/south Central Us
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Technical Services, Collaborative Research and Cooperative Activities with the United States Agency for International Development, Phase III
(Reimbursable)
Assessing Food Intake and Physical Activity of Children
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Consequences of Maternal Obesity and Obesity in Young Children
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Critical Windows in the Developmental Programming of Physical Exercise by Nutrition
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Diet, Inflammation, and Obesity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Diet, the Intestinal Microbiome, and Health of Children
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Early Feeding Practices, Growth and Health
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Epigenetics of Stem Cells, Obesity, and Diabetes
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Dietary Mineral Requirements in Children 6 to 24 Months of Age
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Food and Agriculture-Based Challenges to Ensure Nutrient Adequacy and Well-Being in Humans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolic Effects of Ghrelin and Glucagon-Like Peptide Hormones
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolic Pathways in Obesity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Prevention of Obesity and Related Diseases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Signaling Brain, Metabolism, and Obesity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Environment and Children's Eating Behavior
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Pathophysiology of Lactation in Obesity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Leptin in Diet-Induced Obesity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 7/1/2004
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