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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)
Enhancing Genetic Merit of Ruminants Through Genome Selection and Analysis
(Appropriated)
Improving Genetic Predictions in Dairy Animals Using Phenotypic and Genomic Information
(Appropriated)
Understanding Genetic and Physiological Factors Affecting Nutrient Use Efficiency of Dairy Cattle
(Appropriated)
Characterization of DNA Methylome in Livestock Genomes
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Sperm DNA Methylome and Its Impacts on Male Fertility in Dairy Cattle
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
1000 Bull Genomes Project
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Analysis of Feeding Behavior and Feed Intake Data of Lactating Dairy Cows to Optimize Design of Growsafe Feeding Troughs
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Buffalo DNA Beadchip
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Genetic (Co)variance Matrices Calculated Using Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Gene Networks Associated with Dystocia in Dairy Cattle
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs-Contribution of Goat Breeds Moxto and Caninde
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
National Dairy Genetic Evaluation Program
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Implementation of Whole Genome Selection in the U.S. Dairy and Beef Cattle Industries
(Reimbursable)
Improving Fertility of Dairy Cattle Using Translational Genomics
(Reimbursable)
Integrated Program for Reducing Brdc in Beef and Dairy Cattle
(Reimbursable)
Structural and Functional Impacts of Copy Number Variations on the Cattle Genome
(Reimbursable)
Technical Services, Collaborative Research and Cooperative Activities with the United States Agency for International Development, Phase III
(Reimbursable)
African Goat Improvement Network: Strengthening Village Breeding Programs in Malawi and Uganda
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
African Goat Improvement Network: Village Breeding Programs in Malawi and Uganda
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Single Sperm Cells by Whole Genome Sequencing
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Structural Variations in Livestock Genomes
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Creating a Hapmap Resource Population of Cattle and Goats from Nigeria
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Algorithms and Software to Process Very Large Genomic Datasets
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics 2
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Systems Biology Analyses Comparison of Gene and Protein Expression from Slick and Normal Haired Cattle
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Genetic Evaluation of Dairy Cattle Through Expanded Genomic Data and Improved Computing Procedures
(Trust)
Animal Health (NP #103)
Development of Genomic Tools to Study Ruminant Resistance to Gastrointestinal Nematodes
(Appropriated)
Last Modified: 10/21/2014
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