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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.

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Animal Health (NP #103)
Development of Detection and Control Strategies for Bovine Babesiosis and Equine Piroplasmosis
(In-House Appropriated)
Diagnostic and Control Strategies for Malignant Catarrhal Fever
(In-House Appropriated)
Genetic Impact and Improved Diagnostics for Sheep and Goat Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification of Host Factors and Immunopathogenesis of Pneumonia in Domestic and Bighorn Sheep
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification of Tick Colonization Mechanisms and Vaccine Development for Anaplasmosis
(In-House Appropriated)
Development of Strategies to Control Tick-borne Babesial Pathogens of Livestock
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Strategies to Control Tick-borne Babesial Pathogens of Livestock
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Strategies to Control Tick-Borne Bacterial Pathogens of Livestock
(Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Characterization of Bovine Antibody Responses to p67 Vaccination
(Cooperative Agreement)
Immunization Against East Coast Fever: Broad Based T. parva Gene Delivery/antigen Presentation through Mini - gene Technology
(Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Theileria parva Sporozoite Vaccine against East Coast Fever
(Cooperative Agreement)
A Pioneering Approach to Tick Control: Anti-tick Toxins Delivered via a Tick Transmissible Pathogen
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Combining Bm86 with Additional Vaccine Targets to Improve Efficacy of Anti-Tick Vaccination and Block Ttransmission of Bovine Babeosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Efficacy of Bm86 Vaccine in Horses for Controlling Rhipicephalus Infestation
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of Babesia Gametocyte Chemoattractive Molecules
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Targeting Subdominant Rhoptry-associated Proteins of Babesia Bovis in a Subunit Vaccine to Protect Cattle Against Bovine Babesiosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Creating and Verifying Commercial Genetic Tests for Goats
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Creating and Verifying Commercial Genetic Tests for Goats and Rambouillet Sheep
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Forest Plan Amendment for Planning and Management of Domestic Sheep and Goat Grazing within the Range of Bighorn Sheep
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests Plan Revision - U.S. Agricultural Research Service Cooperating Agency Agreement
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Geographically Conserved Babesia bovis Vaccine Antigen Candidates
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Vaccines for the Control of East Coast Fever in Cattle in Africa
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
A Novel Platform for Bovine Anaplasmosis Vaccine Development
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Advanced Host Genomics: Nasal Shedding of Mycoplasma Ovipneumoniae and Multiple Data Uses to Benefit Sheep Research
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Protection and Care for Cattle, Horses, Goats, and Sheep
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Predictive Models of Potential Babesia Disease Spread in the U.S. to Assist in Mitigating Potential Future Outbreaks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Preventive, Diagnostic, and Treatment Strategies for Theileriosis in Horses and Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Theileria parva Sporozoite Vaccine Against East Coast Fever
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Immune Repertoire Capture™ Technology to Identify and Characterize Ig repertoires: Bovine Vaccination for Theileria parva
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Utilizing Bioinformatics and Genetic Transformation Approaches to Develop Novel Vaccines to Prevent Babesia bovis Acute Infection and Transmission
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (Animal and Plant Products) (NP #108)
Development of Detection and Control Strategies for Bovine Babesiosis and Equine Piroplasmosis
(In-House Appropriated)
Development of Strategies to Control Tick-borne Babesial Pathogens of Livestock
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Strategies to Control Tick-borne Babesial Pathogens of Livestock
(Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Characterization of Bovine Antibody Responses to p67 Vaccination
(Cooperative Agreement)
Immunization Against East Coast Fever: Broad Based T. parva Gene Delivery/antigen Presentation through Mini - gene Technology
(Cooperative Agreement)
A Pioneering Approach to Tick Control: Anti-tick Toxins Delivered via a Tick Transmissible Pathogen
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Combining Bm86 with Additional Vaccine Targets to Improve Efficacy of Anti-Tick Vaccination and Block Ttransmission of Bovine Babeosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Efficacy of Bm86 Vaccine in Horses for Controlling Rhipicephalus Infestation
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of Babesia Gametocyte Chemoattractive Molecules
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Targeting Subdominant Rhoptry-associated Proteins of Babesia Bovis in a Subunit Vaccine to Protect Cattle Against Bovine Babesiosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identification of Geographically Conserved Babesia bovis Vaccine Antigen Candidates
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Vaccines for the Control of East Coast Fever in Cattle in Africa
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Predictive Models of Potential Babesia Disease Spread in the U.S. to Assist in Mitigating Potential Future Outbreaks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Preventive, Diagnostic, and Treatment Strategies for Theileriosis in Horses and Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Theileria parva Sporozoite Vaccine Against East Coast Fever
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Immune Repertoire Capture™ Technology to Identify and Characterize Ig repertoires: Bovine Vaccination for Theileria parva
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Utilizing Bioinformatics and Genetic Transformation Approaches to Develop Novel Vaccines to Prevent Babesia bovis Acute Infection and Transmission
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)