Skip to main content
ARS Home » Northeast Area » Beltsville, Maryland (BARC) » Beltsville Agricultural Research Center » Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory » Research

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.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you  to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research  project title will take you to more information on the project.


Current View: All Projects

Show All Projects || Appropriated Projects Only

Animal Health (NP #103)
Development of Novel Control Strategies for Diseases Caused by Cellular and Sub-cellular Pathogens
(In-House Appropriated)
Phage Endolysins as Alternative Antibiotics to Control Clostridia in Poultry
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Grass, Forage, and Rangeland Agroecosystems (NP #215)
Emerging Stress Challenges and Functional Genomics of Stress Responses in Alfalfa
(In-House Appropriated)
Application of Bioinformatics Resources toward Transcriptomic Discovery and Characterization of Emerging Diseases of Alfalfa
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Genomics of Host Responses to Plant Parasitic Nematodes and Molecular Basis of Parasitism
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Emerging Biotechnologies for Developing Improved Pest and Pathogen Resistant Sugar Beet
(In-House Appropriated)
Emerging Stress Challenges and Functional Genomics of Stress Responses in Alfalfa
(In-House Appropriated)
Application of Bioinformatics Resources toward Transcriptomic Discovery and Characterization of Emerging Diseases of Alfalfa
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Genomics of Host Responses to Plant Parasitic Nematodes and Molecular Basis of Parasitism
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Development of Novel Control Strategies for Diseases Caused by Cellular and Sub-cellular Pathogens
(In-House Appropriated)
Emerging Stress Challenges and Functional Genomics of Stress Responses in Alfalfa
(In-House Appropriated)
Exotic Pathogens of Citrus: Curation, Diagnostics, and Interactions
(In-House Appropriated)
Genome-Based Strategies and Physiological Biomarkers for Detection and Identification of plant Pathogenic Phytoplasmas and Spiroplasmas
(In-House Appropriated)
ARS Support Provided to APHIS in its role in coordinating the National Clean Plant Network (NCPN) Governing Board for FY 2019
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Standard Positive Controls for Diagnostic Testing of Citrus
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Rapid and Accurate Diagnostic Identification of Phytoplasmas for the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program (ARS) FY2018
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Phage Endolysins as Alternative Antibiotics to Control Clostridia in Poultry
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Application of Bioinformatics Resources toward Transcriptomic Discovery and Characterization of Emerging Diseases of Alfalfa
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Cas12a-Based Technologies for Early Detection of Exotic Phytoplasmas
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Genomics of Host Responses to Plant Parasitic Nematodes and Molecular Basis of Parasitism
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)