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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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Food Animal Production (NP #101)
Integrated Pest Management of Cattle Fever Ticks
(In-House Appropriated)
Collaborative Animal Research between ARS and Texas Animal Health Commission
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Modernizing Parasite Control in Cattle Using Data Automation
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Innovative Technologies to Minimize the Risk for the Re-Emergence of Bovine Babesiosis in the U.S.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation, Tissue Localization and Bioactivity of Chemical Hits
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Vesicles as Anti-tick Vaccines for Cattle and Wildlife
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Detection of Ivermectin Target-site Resistance in Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Pharmacokinetic Values of Cattle Treated with Pour-on and/or Injectable Formulations of Macrocyclic Lactones to Control Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Collections and Rearing of Tick Parasitoids from Italy
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Exposures of Cattle Fever Tick Eggs and Larvae in Vietnam to Rear Biological Control Agents
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Interstadial and Temporal Changes in Rhipicephalus Microplus Salivary Glands and Salivary Extracellular Vesicles
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Organic Compounds for the Control of Rhipicephalus Microplus on Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Predilection Sites of Larvae, Nymphs, and Adults of Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Health (NP #103)
Integrated Pest Management of Cattle Fever Ticks
(In-House Appropriated)
Collaborative Animal Research between ARS and Texas Animal Health Commission
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Modernizing Parasite Control in Cattle Using Data Automation
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Innovative Technologies to Minimize the Risk for the Re-Emergence of Bovine Babesiosis in the U.S.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation, Tissue Localization and Bioactivity of Chemical Hits
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Vesicles as Anti-tick Vaccines for Cattle and Wildlife
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Detection of Ivermectin Target-site Resistance in Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Pharmacokinetic Values of Cattle Treated with Pour-on and/or Injectable Formulations of Macrocyclic Lactones to Control Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Collections and Rearing of Tick Parasitoids from Italy
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Exposures of Cattle Fever Tick Eggs and Larvae in Vietnam to Rear Biological Control Agents
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Interstadial and Temporal Changes in Rhipicephalus Microplus Salivary Glands and Salivary Extracellular Vesicles
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Organic Compounds for the Control of Rhipicephalus Microplus on Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Predilection Sites of Larvae, Nymphs, and Adults of Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Veterinary, Medical and Urban Entomology (NP #104)
Integrated Pest Management of Cattle Fever Ticks
(In-House Appropriated)
Collaborative Animal Research between ARS and Texas Animal Health Commission
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Modernizing Parasite Control in Cattle Using Data Automation
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Innovative Technologies to Minimize the Risk for the Re-Emergence of Bovine Babesiosis in the U.S.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation, Tissue Localization and Bioactivity of Chemical Hits
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Vesicles as Anti-tick Vaccines for Cattle and Wildlife
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Detection of Ivermectin Target-site Resistance in Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Pharmacokinetic Values of Cattle Treated with Pour-on and/or Injectable Formulations of Macrocyclic Lactones to Control Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Collections and Rearing of Tick Parasitoids from Italy
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Exposures of Cattle Fever Tick Eggs and Larvae in Vietnam to Rear Biological Control Agents
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Interstadial and Temporal Changes in Rhipicephalus Microplus Salivary Glands and Salivary Extracellular Vesicles
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Organic Compounds for the Control of Rhipicephalus Microplus on Cattle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Predilection Sites of Larvae, Nymphs, and Adults of Rhipicephalus Microplus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)