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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)
Biology and Management of Dipteran Pests of Livestock and Other Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
Ecology of Hemorrhagic Orbiviruses in North America
(In-House Appropriated)
Predicting and Mitigating Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) in North America
(In-House Appropriated)
Attachment and/or Entry Mechanisms of Bluetongue Virus into Bovine Red Blood Cells
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Defective Viral Genomes of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Animal Research between Kansas State University and ARS
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Endosymbionts in the Biology and Vectorial Capacity of Culicoides spp., Vectors of Human and Animal Disease
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
PICTUREE: Predicting Insect Contact and Transmission Using historical Entomological and Environmental Data
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Arbovirus Effects on Sensory Function and Behavior of Female Culicoides Sonorensis Midges
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Effects of Repellent and Sublethal Insecticide Exposure on Culicoides Biting Midge Behavior and Susceptibility to Bluetongue Virus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Alternative Uses for Muscid Antimicrobial Effectors
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Insecticide Resistance Mechanisms and Effects on House Fly Behavior and Biology
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetics of Insect Pests
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Characterization of the Culicoides Small Non-coding RNA Transcriptome
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Techniques for Culicoides Vector Control and Evaluation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Smart Traps for Enhanced Disease Vector Surveillance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Invasive Mosquito Project
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of House Flies in Harboring and Disseminating Antimicrobial-Resistant (AMR) Bacteria at Kansas Cattle Operations
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Virus-vector Interactions in Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Outbreaks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Vector-Enhanced Arboviral Vaccines
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Veterinary, Medical and Urban Entomology (NP #104)
Biology and Management of Dipteran Pests of Livestock and Other Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
Predicting and Mitigating Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) in North America
(In-House Appropriated)
Characterization of Defective Viral Genomes of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Endosymbionts in the Biology and Vectorial Capacity of Culicoides spp., Vectors of Human and Animal Disease
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
PICTUREE: Predicting Insect Contact and Transmission Using historical Entomological and Environmental Data
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Arbovirus Effects on Sensory Function and Behavior of Female Culicoides Sonorensis Midges
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Alternative Uses for Muscid Antimicrobial Effectors
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Insecticide Resistance Mechanisms and Effects on House Fly Behavior and Biology
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetics of Insect Pests
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Techniques for Culicoides Vector Control and Evaluation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Smart Traps for Enhanced Disease Vector Surveillance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Invasive Mosquito Project
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of House Flies in Harboring and Disseminating Antimicrobial-Resistant (AMR) Bacteria at Kansas Cattle Operations
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Virus-vector Interactions in Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Outbreaks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (Animal and Plant Products) (NP #108)
Biology and Management of Dipteran Pests of Livestock and Other Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
The Role of Endosymbionts in the Biology and Vectorial Capacity of Culicoides spp., Vectors of Human and Animal Disease
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Arbovirus Effects on Sensory Function and Behavior of Female Culicoides Sonorensis Midges
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Alternative Uses for Muscid Antimicrobial Effectors
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Insecticide Resistance Mechanisms and Effects on House Fly Behavior and Biology
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of House Flies in Harboring and Disseminating Antimicrobial-Resistant (AMR) Bacteria at Kansas Cattle Operations
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
PICTUREE: Predicting Insect Contact and Transmission Using historical Entomological and Environmental Data
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetics of Insect Pests
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Techniques for Culicoides Vector Control and Evaluation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Smart Traps for Enhanced Disease Vector Surveillance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Invasive Mosquito Project
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Virus-vector Interactions in Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Outbreaks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)