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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 Control and Intervention Strategies for Avian Coccidiosis
(In-House Appropriated)
Evaluation of Swine Immunity and Development of Novel Immune and Genomic Intervention Strategies to Prevent and/or Treat Respiratory Diseases of Swine
(In-House Appropriated)
Immune, Molecular, and Ecological Approaches for Attenuating GI Nematode Infections of Ruminants
(In-House Appropriated)
Molecular Approaches to Control Intestinal Parasites that Affect the Microbiome in Swine and Small Ruminants
(In-House Appropriated)
US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
(Cooperative Agreement)
US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Bacillus thuringiensis Crystal Proteins as Powerful Next Generation Anthelmintics
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genetically Improving Resistance of Pigs to PRRS Virus Infection
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genome Sequencing, Assembly and Annotation of the Gastrointestinal Nematode Trichostrongylus colubriformis
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Mucosal Immunity Against GI Nematode Parasites in Livestock and Animal Models
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Parasitology Research and Long-Term Preservation of the U.S. National Parasite Collection
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Salmonella-Expressing Eimeria Antigens as a Vaccination Method Against Avian Coccidiosis
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Detection and Control of Foodborne Parasites for Food Safety
(In-House Appropriated)
Trichinella Proficiency Sample Program
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Comparative Functional Genomics of Toxoplasma and Hammondia Hammondi
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Effector Diversification and Toxoplasma Virulence
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular Basis of Toxoplasmosis
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Seroprevalence to Toxoplasma gondii in the U.S. National Swine Herd
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)