Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

JITU PATEL

Research Food Technologist

Environmental Microbial & Food Safety Lab
USDA, ARS, BA, BARC, EMFSL
10300 Baltimore Avenue
Building 201 BARC-East, Room 101
Beltsville, MD 20705 USA

Phone: 301.504.7003
Fax: 301.504.8438
www.ars.usda.gov/ba/emfsl/patel


Research Area: Identify mechanisms of attachment, growth and survival of human pathogens on fresh produce. Determine molecular factors involved in the interaction of human pathogens with natural microflora on fresh produce and biofilm formation. Develop rapid, sensitive methods for detection of enteric pathogens in produce and soil.

Links to information from the ARS database

Click here to see a list of current projects for Jitu Patel

Click here to see a list of publications for Jitu Patel, with access to an abstract/summary for each publication.

Click here to see a list of ARS News articles for Jitu Patel


Environmental Microbial and Food Safety Laboratory
Henry A. Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD 20705
US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
www.ars.usda.gov/ba/emfsl



Last Modified: 9/3/2014
Footer Content Back to Top of Page