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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.

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Human Nutrition (NP #107)
Impact of Diet on Intestinal Microbiota, Gut Health and Immune Function
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving Public Health by Understanding Metabolic and Bio-Behavioral Effects of Following Recommendations in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
(In-House Appropriated)
Molecular Determinants of Energy Metabolism Regulation and Gut Function in Response to Zinc Deficiency
(In-House Appropriated)
Composition of Early Human Milk (E-MILQ) Brazil
(Cooperative Agreement)
Composition of Early Human Milk (E-MILQ) the Gambia
(Cooperative Agreement)
Field Study - Copenhagen: the Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality (MILQ) Project
(Cooperative Agreement)
Field Study-Bangladesh: Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality(MILQ) Project
(Cooperative Agreement)
Field Study-MRC The Gambia: Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality (MILQ) Project
(Cooperative Agreement)
Field Study-Rio de Janeiro: Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality (MILQ) Project
(Cooperative Agreement)
Human Milk Volume Measurement by the Deuterated Water Method in the MILQ Study
(Cooperative Agreement)
Maternal, Infant, and Human Milk Iodine Status in the MILQ Study
(Cooperative Agreement)
WHNRC Fiber Intervention Study: Dietary Assessment
(Cooperative Agreement)
FASEB Virtual Science Conference: The Nutrition, Immunity and Inflammation Conference
(Grant)
OXYGENATE = Oxylipins Signature to Monitor the Cardiometabolic Status and its Response to Dietary Intervention
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
West Coast Central Comprehensive Metabolomics Resource Core (WC3MRC)
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
AI Institute for Next Generation Food Systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Biological Mechanisms Through Which TMAO Promotes Atherosclerosis
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing the Physiological Role of SLC22A24
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Drug-Vitamin Interactions Mediated by the Thiamine Transporter, SLC19A3
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
ELICIT: Early Life Interventions for Childhood Growth and Development In Tanzania
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Cardiovascular Health, Insulin Resistance, and Lipid Status by Bing Sweet Cherry Powder Consumption in Overweight Human Subjects
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Valorization of Dairy Sidestreams to Fight Calcium Deficits in Postmenopausal Women
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Almonds Snacks and Satiety: A Randomized Intervention Trial Examining Acute and Chronic Effects
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Analytical Study and Method Development for Nutrient Composition of Human Milk
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Analytical Study and Method Development of Vitamin and Mineral Composition of Human Milk
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Are Protective Effects of Blueberry Polyphenols Mediated by the Microbiome
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in Human Fecal Samples
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Intestinal Permeability in Human Participants
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research in Human Nutrition
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research in Human Nutrition
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Extraction and Assessment of Milk Cell RNA in MILQ Samples
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Studies of Choline Driven TMAO Production
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identifying the Role of Pulses in a Healthful Diet: Metabolomic Signatures of Dietary Pulses and their Benefits on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improving the Dietary Guidelines for Americans by Understanding Genetic and Dietary Interactions in Mice
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolomic Approaches to Dietary Interventions
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Metagenomic Approaches to Dietary Interventions
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Using Diversity Outbred Mice to Model Heterogenous Diet Responses
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Almonds and Satiety: A Randomized Intervention Trial Examining Acute and Chronic Effects
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Association of Dairy Intake With Protection Against Gastrointestinal Inflammation
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality-Extra Analyses (MILQ II) Project
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality-Extra Analyses (MILQ II) Project II
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
The Mothers, Infants and Lactation Quality (MILQ) Project: A Multi-Center Collaborative Study
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Honey and Small Intestine Microbes in Digestive Health
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Using an Integrated Model to Determine How Chronic Dairy Consumption Affects Factors Linked to Food Intake & Satiety
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)