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Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location

Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation.  Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

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Subjects of Investigation
Beef cattle, live animal
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Other swine products
Sheep, live animal
Swine, live animal
Research Projects within Beef cattle, live animal
item Cattle and Carcass Grading Correlation and Training Center
item Collective Dynamics of Environmental Multispecies Biofilms That Facilitate Sanitizer Tolerance and Dissemination of Foodborne Pathogens
item Contribution of Mitochondrial Function to Beef Longissimus Flavor, Tenderness, and Color Stability Across pH Classes
item Determining Specifications for Tenderness Claims of Beef Top Sirloin
item Effects of Deep Cleaning Sanitation on Biofilms and Pathogens
item Efficacy of an Experimental Escherichia Coli O157 Subunit Vaccine for Cattle in Feed Yard Conditions
item Evaluate Short- and Long-term Genetic Variation of Shiga Toxin-containing Escherichia coli O157:H7
item Evaluating Current Cattle Standards/Guidelines
item Evaluation of Sampling Methods for Detecting, Salmonella and Characterizing Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Salmonella and E. coli in Swine
item Evaluation of the Spatial and Longitudinal Distribution of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes and Occurrence of Potential Horizontal Gene Transfer...
item Holistic Tactics to Advance the Microbiological Safety and Quality of the Red Meat Continuum
item Identification of actionable sentinels for Salmonella contamination of lymph nodes and determining the impact of environmental contamination levels.
item Identification, Genomic Characterization, and Metabolic Modeling of Foodborne Pathogens in the Meat Production Continuum
item Improving Detection of Antimicrobial Resistant E. coli and Salmonella in Swine
item Investigating Mobile Genetic Elements (Viromes and Plasmidome) and the Ecology of Microbial Community and Resistance Gene Reservoirs Towards Under..
item Investigating the Emergence and Ecology of Antimicrobial Resistance in High Risk Beef Cattle
item Precision Bacteriophage Identification Through Machine Learning for Mitigating Persistent Colonization of Escherichia Coli O157:H7 in Cattle
item Precision Bacteriophage Identification Through Machine Learning for Mitigating Persistent Colonization of Shiga Toxin...
item Prevention and Mitigation of Pathogen Transmission from Cattle and Swine to Food, Water, and Environment
item SARS-CoV-2 Impact on Meat Production: A Farm to Plate Approach
item Strategies to Optimize Meat Quality and Composition of Red Meat Animals
item Validation of a novel method for the detection of select Salmonella serovars in raw meat enrichments