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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
Agave
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Carrot
Cheese
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Fungi (includes yeast)
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other cultured finfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Oysters
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep and wool, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Shellfish
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tea
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wool fiber
Research Projects within Swine, live animal
item A DIVA Compatible Vaccine Against Classical Swine Fever (CSF) Made in the USA
item Alternative Approaches for the Development of an Experimental African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Vaccine
item Alternatives to Antibiotics: Developing Novel Strategies to Improve Animal Welfare and Production Efficiency in Swine and Dairy
item Analysis of the Interaction between Classical Swine Fever Virus Proteins and the Host Cell Membranes
item Analysis of the Interaction Between Virus Proteins and Membrane Structures in Cells Infected with Classical Swine Fever Virus (CSFV)
item Ankara Virus Vector Assessment: Development of Viral-Vectored Vaccines for African Swine Fever Virus
item Bacillus thuringiensis Crystal Proteins as Powerful Next Generation Anthelmintics
item Comparative Functional Genomics of Toxoplasma and Hammondia Hammondi
item Construct and Test Recombinant Adenoviruses Vectoring African Swine Fever Virus Genes in Inducing Immune Protection in Pigs.
item Countermeasures to Control and Eradicate Foreign Animal Diseases of Swine
item CRISPR/Cas Mediated Gene-Targeting to Reduce Milk Allergens and Mastitis in Goats
item Cross-Kingdom Regulation Between Dietary Small RNAs and Human Gut Microbiome, and Its Influence on Human Health
item Detection and Control of Foodborne Parasites for Food Safety
item Determination of Seroprevalence to Toxoplasma gondii in the U.S. National Swine Herd
item Development of a Live Attenuated African Swine Fever Virus Vaccine With DIVA Capability
item Development of a Next-Generation African Swine Fever Vaccine using Bioinformatic Analysis of Circulating Strains in Uganda
item Development of Deoptimized Live Attenuated Foot-Mouth-Disease Virus Vaccine Candidates
item Development of Diagnostic Tests for FMDV Sub-Saharan Strains
item Development of New Technologies and Methods to Enhance the Fertility, Utilization, and Long-Term Storage of Poultry and Swine Germplasm
item Development of novel and/or improved vaccines strains of Classical Swine Fever Virus (CSFV) and African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV)
item Development of Novel Countermeasures Against Swine Diseases
item Development of Recombinant African Swine Fever Viruses: Attenuated Viruses Containing Multiple Deletions for Use as Vaccine Candidates
item Development of Recombinant Porcine Cytomegalovirus (pCMV)- vaccine vector(s) using Korean pCMV field isolates
item Development of Tools to Improve Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer
item Dietary Small RNAs, the Human Gut Microbiome, and Influence on Human Health
item Ecology of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) in North America
item Effect of Resistant Starch and Cruciferous Vegetables on Mucosal Immunity and Disease Resistance
item Effector Diversification and Toxoplasma Virulence
item Epidemiological Analysis of FMD Virus in Uganda
item Evaluation of Swine Immunity and Development of Novel Immune and Genomic Intervention Strategies to Prevent and/or Treat Respiratory Diseases of Swine
item Exploration Into a Stable Cell Line Capable to Support African Swine Fever Growth
item Foot-and-mouth disease surveillance in Vietnam
item Foot-And-Mouth Disease Surveillance, Diagnostics and Antigenic Matching Research in Uganda
item Foot-And-Mouth Disease Virus Diagnostic Test Development in Uganda
item Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Ecology and Surviellance in Vietnam; Exploiting Asymptomatic Carriers to Monitor Field Strains
item Foot-and-Mouth-Disease Virus Vaccines with Broad Breadth of Protection Against Diverse Virus Strains
item Foreign Animal Disease Research and Development Activities to Address High Priority Transboundary Animal Diseases
item Genetic Characterization and Diagnostic Detection of Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus in North America
item Genome Editing in Livestock Species
item Immune-Preventive Effects of I3C/DIM in Citrobacter Rodentium-Infected Mouse Model
item Improved Immunogenic Vectors for Classical Swine Fever and Porcine Reproduction and Respository Syndrom Viruses
item Intervention Strategies to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus (FMDV)
item John A. Milner Fellowship Program
item Leveraging Clincal Studies at Plum Island Animal Disease Center to Improve Paramterization of Foreign Animal Disease Models
item Longitudinal Data and Modeling to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus
item Longitudinal Study of FMD Vaccinated and Unvaccinated Cattle in Cameroon
item Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration in a Porcine Model of Diet-Induced CVD
item Molecular Approaches to Control Intestinal Parasites that Affect the Microbiome in Swine and Small Ruminants
item Nutrient Gene Interaction in Prostate Cancer Cells: Effects of I3C/DIM on AhR-Mediated Pathway
item Preliminary Study for the Reversion to Virulence Study of FMDV-LL3B3D-A24 Cruzeiro in Swine
item Quantitative Analyses of Foot-and-Mouth Disease in Endemic Regions of Asia and Africa
item Research Partnership with Howard University
item Research Partnership with Old Dominion University
item Research Partnership with Sichuan University, College of Light Industry, Textile and Food Engineering
item Research Partnership with the University of the District of Columbia
item Research Supporting Workforce Development for the National Bio-Agro Defense Facility: Development of CSF Subunit Vaccines
item Research Supporting Workforce Development for the National Bio-Agro Defense Facility: Development of Novel Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus...Candidates
item Research Supporting Workforce Development for the National Bio-Agro Defense Facility: Virus-Host Interactions of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus
item Studies on the Effects of Dietary Bioactive Components on Chronic Disease Prevention
item Studies on the Effects of I3C/DIM on AhR-mediated Pathway
item Susceptibility of Pigs to FMD Infection via Natural Ingestion: Establishing Minimum Oral Infectious Dose and Evaluating...Mitigates
item Susceptibility of Pigs to FMD Infection via Natural Ingestion: Establishing Minimum Oral Infectious Dose and Evaluating...Mitigates
item Susceptiblity of Pigs to FMD Infection via Natural Ingestion: Establishing Minimum Oral Infectious Dose and Evaluating...Mitigants
item The Impact of Acute Subclinical Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus in Kenyan Cattle
item Trichinella Proficiency Sample Program
item Trichinella Testing Laboratory
item Triple-Acting Therapeutic for Streptococcus suis
item Triple-Acting Therapeutic for Streptococcus suis
item Understanding Cross-Reactive Responses Between Heterologous Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Strains in the Bovine Model
item Understanding Pathogenesis and Epidemiology for Controlling Foreign Animal Diseases
item US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
item US-UK Collaborative: Swine Immune Toolkit: Development of New Immune Reagents for Swine Health, Vaccine and Disease Studies
item Use of Monoclonal Antibodies to Study Interaction Between Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus and Host Proteins During Infection
item Using Novel Experimental Data to Enhance Modeling of Foreign Animal Disease Threats to Livestock Within the US Homeland.
item Zoonotic Parasites Affecting Food Animals, Food Safety, and Public Health