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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Eileen Thacker
Nutrition, Food Safety/Quality
Veterinary Medical Science
Animal Health

Phone: (301) 504-5774
Fax: (301) 504-5467
Room 4-2104

GWCC-BLTSVL
5601 SUNNYSIDE AVENUE
BELTSVILLE, MD, 20705-5138

Team Projects (Appropriated | All) 350 projects listed

Higher Diptera Pests of Livestock and Poultry: Screwworm Flies
Biting Arthropods: Integrated Pest Management
Higher Diptera Pests of Livestock, Poultry, and Human Health: Integrated Pest Management and Adult Biology
Integrated Approaches for Protection of Animals from Vector-Borne Pathogens
The Epigenetic Landscape for Marek's Disease Susceptibility and Resistance in Chickens
Biology and Control of Ticks of Veterinary and Human Importance
Molecular Biology and Physiology of Biting Flies Affecting Livestock
Biological Control of Mosquitoes and Other Diptera of Medical and Veterinary Importance
Support of the Biotechnology Research & Development Center (Brdc)
Investigation of Electroporation As a Means of Transformation of the Horn Fly with Green Fluorescent Protein
Development of Tools for Integrated Pest Management of Stable Flies
Genetic and Epigenetic Resistance to Marek's Disease
Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies Around Livestock Facilities
Animal Health and Plant Health Research
Natural Products for Controlling Red Imported Fire Ants
Systems Biology Investigations of Arthropod-Borne Diseases to Control Vectors of Pathogens
Biological Control Organism Databases and Assessments
Use of Synergized Acaricide Formulations for the Control of Resistant Populations of Rhipicephalus Microplus in the Mexican Tropics
Areawide Management of Imported Fire Ants
Establish a General Framework for Cooperation and Coordination Between the Center for Grain and Animal Health Research and Kansas St. Univ.
Cattle Tick Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
Discovery and Development of Natural Product-Based Insect Management Compounds for Medical, Veterinary and Urban Concern
Investigations of Novel Target-Specific Ligands for Acetylcholinesterases of Arthropod Pests
Discovery, Identification and Risk-Assessment of Biocontrol Agents for Suppression of South American Invasive Weeds and Insects in the U.S.
Molecular Characterization of Factors Affecting Competence of Insects for Virus Infection and Transmission
Evaluation of New Molecular Targets to Control Arbovirus Transmission
Kerr Wildlife Management Area - Control of Ticks Feeding on White-Tailed Deer
Network Based Modeling of Arthropods, Humans, and Animals to Better Understand Vector-Borne Disease Transmission
Vector Competence of North American Rift Valley Fever Disease Vectors
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
Culicoides Control Project
Latin American Biological Control of Weeds and Insects
Evaluation of Cyromazine for the Control of Stable Fly Larvae in Winter Hay Feeding Sites
Biting and Stinging Pests: Ecology and Biologically-Base Control
Evaluation of Immune Response of White-Tailed Deer Following Vaccination with Anti-Cattle Tick Vaccine Candidate Antigens
Improve Chicken Genome Sequence and Identification of Agronomically-Important Chicken Genes
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
Countermeasures to Prevent, Mitigate, and Control Rift Valley Fever (Rvf)
Bluetongue Virus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
Culicoides Sonorensis Transcriptome Project
Experimental Bm86-Based Vaccine for the Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program
Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
Evaluation of Repellents, Inhibitors, Barrier Treatments, and Ulv Insecticides, and Other New Products in a Southern California Desert Habitat
Evaluation of Carbohydrate Sources in Yeast-Fermentation Co2 Generators on Mosquito Surveillance
Development of a Male-Only Strain of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Development and Testing of a Transgenic Male-Only Strain of the Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Understanding and Mitigating the Adverse Effects of Poisonous Plants on Livestock Production Systems
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Evaluation of Immune Response of Canines Following Vaccination with Anti-Tick Vaccine Candidate Antigens
Pilot Program to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Biological Control to Reduce the Impact of Invasive Carrizo Cane on the Rio Grande River
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Bite Protection Evaluatuion of Permethrin-Treated U.S. Military Uniform Fabrics for Optimization of Treatments for First Article Qualificati
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Identification of the Origin of the Invasive Cogongrass and Preliminary Exploration for Potential Biological Control Agents
Production and Validation of a Live Attenuated Edwarsiella Ictaluri Vaccine for Commercial Use in the Catfish Industry
Investigation of the Impact of Arundo Donax in Mexico and Evaluation of Candidate Biological Control Agents
Evaluation of Nl for the Control of Stable Fly Larvae in Winter Hay Feeding Sites
Fracu Laundering Study
Dsrna Constructs for Fire Ant Control
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Immunization of Abadru Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
The Differential Gene Expression of the Gene's Organ in the Cattle Fever Tick, Rhipicephalus Microplus
Developing a Genetic Sexing Line of Screwworms: Laboratory Support
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine
Possible Role of Invasive Herpestes Javanicus in Sustaining Cattle Fever Tick Populations in Puerto Rico
Development and Validation of a Hplc-Esi(+) Ms-Based Analysis of Toxic Dhpas and Their N-Oxides in Petasites Spp. and Related Dietary Supplements
Developing An Understanding of Soil and Forage Selenium Concentrations and the Effect of Selenium Concentration on Feed Preference by Elk
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
Support for the American Society of Animal Sciences, "10th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production" (Pa-14-009)
Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
Rangeland Restoration on the Channel Scablands of Eastern Washington
Assessment Simulation Tools for Integrated Tick Management of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus in Puerto Rico
Development and Testing of a Transgenic Male-Only Strain of the Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Veterinary Pest Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
Area-Wide Management of the Asian Tiger Mosquito: Enhanced Tools and Message Dissemination
Bite Protection Evaluation of Fabrics Coated with Encapsulated Insect Repellents
Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
Preliminary Mosquito Surveillance for Rift Valley Fever
Preliminary Mosquito Surveillance for Rift Valley Fever
Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
Bite Protection Evaluation of Fabrics Coated with Encapsulated Insect Repellents
Area-Wide Management of the Asian Tiger Mosquito: Enhanced Tools and Message Dissemination
Origin, Evolution, and Zoonotic Potential of Livestock-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Found in Us Swine Farms
Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
Veterinary Pest Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
Antigenic Properties and Characterization of the Global Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine
Antigenic Properties and Characterization of the Global Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine
The Role of Cd4+ T-Cell Responses in Protective Immunity to Theileria Parva
Development and Testing of a Transgenic Male-Only Strain of the Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Assessment Simulation Tools for Integrated Tick Management of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus in Puerto Rico
Develop Alternatives to Antibiotics for Priority Diseases in Animal Agriculture
Microbial Ecology of Antimicrobial Resistance
Origin, Evolution, and Zoonotic Potential of Livestock-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Found in U.S. Swine Farms
Green Biopesticides: Identification
Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
Predictive Biology of Emerging Vector-Borne Viral Diseases
Evaluation of Recombinant Newcastle Disease Vaccines (Ndv)
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
Detection and Characterization of Newly Emerged Newcastle Disease and Avian Influenza Viruses
Surveillance for Avian Influenza Virus and Virulent Newcastle Disease Virus from Malaysia
Monitoring of Avian Influenza, Newcastle Disease, Paramyxoviruses among Wild Birds from Azov-Black Sea Region
Development of Vaccines Against Newcastle Disease Using Recombinant DNA Technology and Study of Their Proective Effects in Chickens
Universal Sop for Generation, Barcoding and Amplification of Cdna from Genomic Rna of Bls-3/4 Viruses
Determination of Infrared Thermographic Patterns for Cattle under Different Environmental Conditions
Polyvalent Vaccines to Protect Poultry from Avian Influenza
Avian Influenza Virus Surveillance and Characterization in Poultry, and Quality Control of Virus Diagnostics
Development of Improved Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccines and Biotherapeutics
Biodiversity Protection in the Galapagos Through Biological Control of Invasive Tropical Fire Ants
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Possible Role of Invasive Herpestes Javanicus in Sustaining Cattle Fever Tick Populations in Puerto Rico
Establishing Fire Ant Biological Control Agents in the Coachella Valley of California
Epidemiological Analysis of Fmd Virus in Uganda
Evolutionary Genomics of a Sociality Supergene
Protozoan Diseases of Livestock: Application of Genomics to Vaccine Development
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine
Evaluation of a Prrsv Modified Live Diva Vaccine
Genome Wide Analysis of M. Paratuberculosis Pathogenesis
Defining a Novel Structural Component of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus and Its Role in Disease Pathogenesis
Effect of Prrsv Infection on Thymus – a Source of Immune Dysregulation?
Use of Interferon Alpha As An Immunomodulator and Metaphylactic Therapeutic During Prrsv Outbreaks
Chemical Signals for Manipulating Mosquito Behavior
Universal Sop for Generation, Barcoding and Amplification of Cdna from Genomic Rna of Bsl-3/4 Viruses
Improved Vaccines for the Control of East Coast Fever in Cattle in Africa
Antiviral Regulation Underlying the Activation Status of Porcine Monocytic Innate Immune Cells
Developing a Genetic Sexing Line of Screwworms: Laboratory Support
USDA Swine Influenza a Virus Surveillance System Related Research
USDA Swine Influenza a Virus Surveillance System: Extension To: in Vivo Pathogenesis and Transmission and Associated in Vitro Studies
Emerging Swine Disease Studies: Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (Pedv)
Characterization of the Local Isolates of Fmd Viruses and Development of Vector-Based Vaccines
Effective Molecular Vaccines Against Foot and Mouth Disease
Cooperation in Animal Production and Protection
Understanding Fmd Disease Viral Ecology and Landscape Epidemiology Toward Control and Eradication
Developing Competency and Proficiency Testing Standards by Utilizing a Test Plan Incorporating Usda's Avian Influenza Proficiency Materials
The Differential Gene Expression of the Gene's Organ in the Cattle Fever Tick, Rhipicephalus Microplus
Parasitology Research and Long-Term Preservation of the the U.S. National Parasite Collection
Improved Vaccines for the Control of East Coast Fever (Ecf) in Cattle in Africa
Characterizing the Pan-Nematode Secretome for Proteins That Activate Innate and Acquired Immunity
Development of New Generation Adenovirus Type 5 Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccines with Improved Performance
Characterization of the Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine and Pathotyping of Iav in the Natural Host
Simple Diagnostic Tools for Rapid Decision Making in Feedlots: Development of Multiplex Rt-Lamp Assay to Discriminate Between Fmdv and Vs Isolates
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Immunization of Abadru Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
Dsrna Constructs for Fire Ant Control
Surveillance and Control of Newcastle Disease and Avian Influenza in Mexico
Fracu Laundering Study
Genomic, Epidemiological and Biological Characterization of Newcastle Disease Virus Isolates from Ukraine
Evaluation of Nl for the Control of Stable Fly Larvae in Winter Hay Feeding Sites
Parallel Monitoring of Porcine Diseases of Economic Importance in the United States and China
African Swine Fever: Virus Host Protein Interactions in Support of Vaccine Development
Discover and Develop Products for the Protection of Deployed Military Personnel from Arthropods That Transmit Pathogens (2013-2018)
Novel Strategies for Generating Live-Attenuated Vaccine Viruses and Investigating Human-to-Pig Interspecies Transmission of Influenza a Virus
Investigation of the Impact of Arundo Donax in Mexico and Evaluation of Candidate Biological Control Agents
Evaluation of Bovine Coronavirus Field Strains for Use As Vaccine Or Challenge Viruses
Identification of Host Mechanisms Contributing to Protection Against African Swine Fever Virus
The Global African Swine Fever Research Alliance (Gara)
Production and Validation of a Live Attenuated Edwarsiella Ictaluri Vaccine for Commercial Use in the Catfish Industry
Global Foot and Mouth Disease Research Alliance (Gfra)
Agricultural Research Service Support to Cooperative Biological Engagement Program
Development of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin Cytokine Assays As Diagnostic Markers of Infection, to Monitor Immune Function to Vaccination
Identification of the Origin of the Invasive Cogongrass and Preliminary Exploration for Potential Biological Control Agents
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Bite Protection Evaluatuion of Permethrin-Treated U.S. Military Uniform Fabrics for Optimization of Treatments for First Article Qualificati
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Live-Animal Assay for Identifying Correlates of Protection/cross-Protection for Intranasal Swine Influenza Virus Vaccines
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
Protection of Chickens from Avian Influenza (Ai) Following Vaccination with Recombinant Bacillus Expressing Epitopes from Ai Virus Proteins
Immune Assay to Evaluate Cross-Protection Following Influenza Virus Vaccination
Analysis of Duration of Immunity of Cattle to Ad5-Fmd Vaccine, the Newly Licensed Vaccine for Fmdv
Evaluating and Mitigating the Impact of Fmdv Persistence in Cattle Subsequent to Ad5fmd Vaccination
Comprehensive Approaches to Enhance the Potency and Efficacy of Ad5-Fmd Vectored Vaccines in Swine
Mycoplasma Bovis in Farmed Bison: Analysis of the Epidemiology and Virulence Traits of An Emerging Bison Pathogen
Durable Coating-Embedded Adulticide, Larvicide & Dual-Action Lethal Ovitraps for Mgmt Dengue Vector Aedes Albopictus…container-Breeding Mosquitoes
Pilot Program to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Biological Control to Reduce the Impact of Invasive Carrizo Cane on the Rio Grande River
Genetically Improving Resistance of Pigs to Prrs Virus Infection
Evaluation of Immune Response of Canines Following Vaccination with Anti-Tick Vaccine Candidate Antigens
Duration of Immunity to Vaccination of Cattle with Human Ad5fmdv Vaccine
Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
Pathogenic Characterization Newcastle Disease Virus Field Isolates
Pathotype Analysis of Avian Influenza H5 and H7 Vaccine Candidate Viruses
Immunodiagnostics to Detect Prions and Other Important Animal Pathogens
Seppic Adjuvants for Immune Mechanisms
Development and Testing of a Transgenic Male-Only Strain of the Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Ir-4 Hq Assistance to Register Pesticides for Public Health Use (2012-2017)
Development of a Male-Only Strain of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia Hominivorax (Diptera, Calliphoridae)
Evaluation of Carbohydrate Sources in Yeast-Fermentation Co2 Generators on Mosquito Surveillance
Evaluation of Repellents, Inhibitors, Barrier Treatments, and Ulv Insecticides, and Other New Products in a Southern California Desert Habitat
Dna-Based Identification and Classification of Bacterial Pathogen Subtypes That Cause Respiratory Disease in Cattle
Comparison of Traditional and Sequenced-Based Pathotyping of Marek's Disease Virus Field Strains
Prrs Host Genetics Consortium (Phgc): a Proposal to Develop a Consortium to Study the Role of Host Genetics and Resistance to Prrsv
Development of a Commercially-Available Dna-Based Test for Parentage, Animal Identification, and Disease Traceback in U.S. Sheep
Prrs Host Genetics Consortium: Continued Consortium Work to Study the Role of Host Genetics and Resistance to Prrsv
Disinfection of Foreign Animal Disease Viruses on Surfaces Relevant to the Pork Packing Industry
Evaluation of Recombinant Replication-Defective Adenoviruses Which Induce Anti-Viral Activity in Cattle
Experimental Bm86-Based Vaccine for the Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program
Culicoides Sonorensis Transcriptome Project
Pathogenic Characterization Newcastle Disease Virus Field Isolates
Understanding the Ecology of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Viruses Circulating in Cameroon
Bluetongue Virus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
Molecular Epidemiology and Biosurveillance of Foot-and-Mouth Disease in Endemic Regions of Central Asisa, Southeast Asisa and Africa
Development of New Vaccine Platforms and Constructs for Respiratory Viruses
Countermeasures to Prevent, Mitigate, and Control Rift Valley Fever (Rvf)
A Comprehensive Research Program in African Swine Fever Towards the Development of Novel Countermeasures
Developing Alternatives to Drug Strategies to Reduce Economic Losses Due to Enteric Diseases of Poultry
USDA Swine Influenza Virus Surveillance System: Computational Evolutionary Biology of Whole Genome Sequences
Evaluation of Immune Response of White-Tailed Deer Following Vaccination with Anti-Cattle Tick Vaccine Candidate Antigens
Biting and Stinging Pests: Ecology and Biologically-Base Control
Evaluation of Cyromazine for the Control of Stable Fly Larvae in Winter Hay Feeding Sites
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Enteric Viral Diseases of Poultry
Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for Use in a Diva Control Strategy
Assessment of Ankara Virus As a Vector for African Swine Fever Virus and Classical Swine Fever Virus Proteins
Alberta Livestock Genomics Program (Algp) Project “canadian Component to the Prrs Host Genetics Consortium (Phgc) Project”
Tick-Host-Landscape Interactions Influencing the Ecology of Equine Piroplasmosis in Sub-Tropical Texas
Novel Therapeutic, Diagnostic, and Management Strategies to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Poultry Production
Culicoides Control Project
Development of a Commercially-Available Genotyping Test for Haplotypes Encoding Ovine Tmem154 Proteins
Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Development of Improved Diagnostics and Vaccines for Brucellosis in Livestock and Wildlife
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Surveillance, Diagnostics and Antigenic Matching Research in Uganda
Molecular Epidemiology and Pathogenesis Studies of Emerging Foot-and-Mouth Disease Strains in Vietnam
Further Studies of Spontaneous Avian Leukokis-Like Tumors in Chickens
Epidemiology, Vaccines and Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease in Pakistan
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccine Matching and Virus Characterization Studies in Uganda
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Diagnostic Test Development in Uganda
Development of Diagnostic Tests for Fmdv Sub-Saharan Strains
Vector Competence of North American Rift Valley Fever Disease Vectors
Genetic and Biological Determinants of Avian Tumor Virus Pathogenicity, Transmission, and Evolution
Evaluation of Infrared Thermography As a Screening Method for Early Detection of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Infected Cattle
Intervention Strategies to Control Viral Diseases of Cattle
Control, Immunology and Genomics of Spirochete Diseases
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Disease Outbreaks Caused by Avian Influenza and Other Emerging Poultry Pathogens
Characterization of Protective Host Responses to Avian Influenza Virus Infections in Avian Species
Intervention Strategies to Control Newcastle Disease
Development of Genomic Tools to Study Ruminant Resistance to Gastrointestinal Nematodes
Mitigating the Risk of Transmission and Environmental Contamination of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
Control of Ovine Respiratory Disease Through Genetic and Immunologic Mitigation of Pathogen Transmission and Disease
Immunological Intervention of Malignant Catarrhal Fever Virus-Induced Disease in Ruminants
Development of Strategies to Control Anaplasmosis
Pharmacological and Immunologic Interventions Against Vector-Borne Bovine and Equine Babesiosis
Immunological Approaches to Controlling Swine Intestinal Parasites and Mucosal Pathogens
Development of Control and Intervention Strategies for Avian Coccidiosis
Parasitic Biodiversity and the U.S. National Parasite Collection
Strategies to Control and Prevent Avian Mycoplasmosis
Intervention Strategies to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus (Fmdv)
Thermal Inactivation of Infectious Bursal Disease Virus in Poultry Meat Products
Molecular and Immunological Approaches to Controlling Gi Nematode Infections of Ruminants
Genomic Strategies for Control of Herpesviruses of Poultry
Functional Genomics Approaches for Controlling Diseases of Poultry
Functional Genomic Approaches for Controlling Diseases of Swine
Ecology and Pathogenesis of Re-Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (Vsv) in North America
Network Based Modeling of Arthropods, Humans, and Animals to Better Understand Vector-Borne Disease Transmission
Factors Affecting Hematophagous Arthropod Attraction to Infected and Uninfected Animals
Kerr Wildlife Management Area - Control of Ticks Feeding on White-Tailed Deer
Countermeasures for Foot-and-Mouth Disease Utilizing Diagnostics, Biotherapeutics, a Novel Vaccine Platform and Improved Challenge Systems
Evaluation of New Molecular Targets to Control Arbovirus Transmission
Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Control Strategies for Bacterial Respiratory Pathogens in Cattle
Generation of Monoclonal Antibodies Specific for the Recombinant Gn, N and Nss Proteins of Rift Valley Fever Virus
Rift Valley Fever – Experimental Vaccine Formulations – Adjuvants for Stabile Modified-Live Vaccines and Subunit Vaccines
Molecular Characterization of Factors Affecting Competence of Insects for Virus Infection and Transmission
Prevention and Control Strategies for Tuberculosis in Cattle and Wildlife Reservoirs
Countermeasures to Control Foreign Animal Diseases of Swine
Rift Valley Fever – Diagnostic Tests for Diva Control Strategy
Follow-On: Reducing Disease in Livestock
Development of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin Cytokine Assays As Markers of Infection, to Monitor Immune Function Or Responses to Vaccines
Investigations of Novel Target-Specific Ligands for Acetylcholinesterases of Arthropod Pests
Development of a Proof-of-Concept Rationally Designed Live Attenuated African Swine Fever Virus Vaccines
Discovery and Development of Natural Product-Based Insect Management Compounds for Medical, Veterinary and Urban Concern
Antigenic Cartography of H9 Avian Influenza Virus and Application to Vaccine Selection
Immunology and Intervention Strategies for Johne's Disease
Collaboration to Advance Vaccine Control of East Coast Fever (Theileria Parva)
Discovery, Importation, and Utilization of Biocontrol Agents for Control of Invasive Fire Ants
Identification of Host Immune Factors and Intervention Strategies for Mastitis
Genome Canada
Transmission, Differentiation, and Pathobiology of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
Activation of Gamma Delta T Cells in Response to Important Bacterial Pathogens
Population Genetics of North American Rift Valley Fever Disease Vectors
Cattle Tick Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
Antigenic Relatedness of Influenza a Viruses and Use of Antigenic Cartography in Vaccine Strain Selection for Swine
Development of Disease Resistant Genetic Markers Associated with Necrotic Enteritis
Development of Canarypox Based Vaccines
Establish a General Framework for Cooperation and Coordination Between the Center for Grain and Animal Health Research and Kansas St. Univ.
Development of Live and Recombinant Vaccine Against Poultry Enteric Diseases
Study of Interaction Between Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus and Host Proteins During Infection
Areawide Management of Imported Fire Ants
Field Evaluation of Novel Methods for the Control of Phlebotomine Sand Flies in Egypt and Kenya
Intervention Strategies to Control Viral Diseases of Swine
Strategies to Control and Prevent Bacterial Infections in Swine
Pathogenesis of Selected Newcastle Disease Virus Field Isolates and Recombinants
Use of Synergized Acaricide Formulations for the Control of Resistant Populations of Rhipicephalus Microplus in the Mexican Tropics
Development of Biosensors for the Detection of Arboviruses
Systems Biology Investigations of Arthropod-Borne Diseases to Control Vectors of Pathogens
Natural Products for Controlling Red Imported Fire Ants
Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for Use in a Diva Control Strategy
Animal Health and Plant Health Research
Development of Monoclonal Antibodies for Analysis of Immune Responses in Livestock
Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies Around Livestock Facilities
Research on Arthropod-Vectored Diseases of Livestock
Recombinant Newcastle Disease Vaccines: Risk for Recombination, Reversion to Virulence and Spread in Non-Target Species
U.S. Veterinary Immune Reagent Network Grant
Identification of Mannheimia Haemolytica Shedding Dynamnics of Domestic Sheep under Range Conditions
Control of Zoonotic Avian Viruses
Development of Tools for Integrated Pest Management of Stable Flies
Identification of Gene Networks and Classifier Genes Involved in Pig Responses to Prrsv Infection and Growth Maintenance
Identification of Gene Networks and Classifier Genes Involved in Pig Responses to Prrsv Infection and Growth Maintenance
Investigation of Electroporation As a Means of Transformation of the Horn Fly with Green Fluorescent Protein
Transmission and Evolution Studies of Fmdv in Livestock in the Lake Chad Basin
Molecular Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Predictive Tools for Foot-and-Mouth Disease Control in Vietnam
Mou Between Usda-Ars, Dod, and the Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center - Navy Entomology Center of Excellence
Research on Diseases of High Consequence to Swine
Development and Evaluation of Diagnostic Applications for Arboviruses
Development of Rapid Ifa Assay Kit and Species-Specific Surveillance Trap - 2010
Aerosol Applications for Control of Sand Flies and Mosquitoes
Viral Determinant of Pathogenesis and Virulence: a Study Model Based on the Fmdv Outbreak Strain a Argentina 2001
Newcastle Disease Vaccine Evaluation
Disruption of Fire Ant Foraging Through Global Distribution of the Fire Ant Recruitment Orientation Pheromone
U.S. Veterinary Immune Reagent Network
Characterization of Genetic Determinants of Virulence in Csf and Asf
Discovery and Reconstitution of Cross-Reactive Epitope Targets for H5 and H9 Avian Influenza
Sirna-Mediated Knockdown/silence Post-Transcriptional Gene Expression of Chicken Ifn-Gamma
Biological Control of Mosquitoes and Other Diptera of Medical and Veterinary Importance
Molecular Biology and Physiology of Biting Flies Affecting Livestock
Biology and Control of Ticks of Veterinary and Human Importance
Antigenic and Genetic Characterization of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Viruses in India: Application to Effective Molecular Vaccines
Identification of Gene Networks and Classifier Genes Involved in Pig Responses to Prrsv Infection and Growth Maintenance
Antigenic Structure of Fmdv Capsid Proteins and the Selection of Appropriate Candidate Vaccine Strains in Emerging Fmd Outbreaks
Identification of Gene Networks and Classifier Genes Involved in Pig Responses to Prrsv Infection and Growth Maintenance
Developing Practical Strategies for Using Pyriproxyfen Against the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes Albopictus
Discovery and Development of Chemicals for Integrated Pest Management of Biting Arthropods and Urban Pests
Rift Valley Fever Diagnosis and Vaccine Development and Evaluation
Discovery and Development of New Public Health Pesticides
Basic and Residual Efficacy of Oral Insecticides in Toxic Sugar Baits to Control Sand Flies and Mosquitoes in Israel
Serum Protein Biomarkers to Identify Chickens Resistant and Susceptible to Metabolic Skeletal Diseases
H1n1 Influenza a Virus in Swine Supplemental Research Program
Integrated Approaches for Protection of Animals from Vector-Borne Pathogens
Higher Diptera Pests of Livestock, Poultry, and Human Health: Integrated Pest Management and Adult Biology
Biting Arthropods: Integrated Pest Management
Emerging Animal Diseases That Exist Offshore
Genetic and Biological Determinants of Respiratory Diseases of Ruminants
Serum Concentration of Ivermectin in Pastured Cattle Provided Free-Access to An Ivermectin-Medicated Protein Or Mineral Block Supplement
Higher Diptera Pests of Livestock and Poultry: Screwworm Flies
Biology, Genomics, and Integrated Pest Management of Invasive Ants
Develop Novel Reduced Risk Public Health Pesticides and Insect Repellents
Molecular Mechanism of Non-Susceptibility to Pyrethroids in the Stable Fly, a Significant Livestock Pest
Molecular Markers for Determining Population Differences in Screwworms Originating from Different Geographic Areas
Bionomics and Control of Rift Valley Fever Virus Vectors in Kenya
Applying Epidemiological Models to Understanding the Emergence of New Fmd Virus Antigenic and Genetic Variants
Immunological Control of Rift Valley Fever Virus (Rvfv) in African Ruminants
Projects
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND PROTECTION (APP)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 408024
Microbial Ecology of Antimicrobial Resistance
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 426572
NARMS Pilot study – Impact of Lairage on Capturing Antimicrobial Resistance and Use Data in Swine
Grant (G)
  Accession Number: 425015
Pilot Testing Project for Animal NARMS Sampling - Texas Tech University: Capturing Antimicrobial Resistance and Use Data
Grant (G)
  Accession Number: 425038
Pilot Testing Project for Animal NARMS Sampling - University of Georgia: On-Farm Broiler and Turkey Sampling
Grant (G)
  Accession Number: 425042
Pilot Testing Project for Animal NARMS Sampling - University of Minnesota: On-Farm Broiler and Turkey Sampling
Grant (G)
  Accession Number: 425043
PILOT TESTING PROJECT FOR ON FARM SAMPLING FOR NARMS
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 421849
PILOT TESTING PROJECT FOR ANIMAL NARMS SAMPLING - TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 421963
PILOT TESTING PROJECT FOR ANIMAL NARMS SAMPLING - UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 421969
PILOT TESTING PROJECT FOR ANIMAL NARMS SAMPLING
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 423204
Cooperation in Animal Production and Protection
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425847

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Issues encountered in development of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for use in detecting influenza A virus subtype H5N1 exposure in swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Buehler, J., Lager, K., Vincent, A., Miller, C., Thacker, E., Janke, B. 2014. Issues encountered in development of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for use in detecting influenza A virus subtype H5N1 exposure in swine. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 26(2):277-281.
One Health Approach to Identify Research Needs in Bovine and Human Babesioses: Workshop Report - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perez De Leon, A.A., Strickman, D.A., Knowles Jr, D.P., Fish, D., Thacker, E.L., De La Fuente, J., Krause, P.J., Wikel, S.K., Miller, R., Wagner, G.G., Almazan, C., Hillman, R., Messenger, M.T., Ugstad, P.O., Duhaime, R.A., Teel, P.D., Ortega-Santos, A., Hewitt, D.G., Bowers, E.J., Bent, S.J., Cochran, M.H., Mcelwain, T.F., Scoles, G.A., Suarez, C.E., Davey, R.B., Freeman, J.M., Lohmeyer, K.H., Li, A.Y., Guerrero, F., Kammlah, D.M., Phillips, P.L., Pound, J.M. 2010. One Health approach to identify research needs in bovine and human babesioses: Workshop report. Parasites & Vectors. 3:Article 36.
Swine Influenza Matrix 2 (M2) Protein Contributes to Protection Against Infection with Different H1 Swine Influenza Virus (SIV) Isolates - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kitikoon, P., Vincent, A.L., Janke, B.H., Erickson, B., Strait, E.L., Yu, S., Gramer, M.R., Thacker, E.L. 2009. Swine Influenza Matrix 2 (M2) Protein Contributes to Protection Against Infection with Different H1 Swine Influenza Virus (SIV) Isolates. Vaccine. 28(2):523-531.
Clinical and pathological responses of pigs from two genetically diverse commercial lines to porcine respiratory and reproductive syndrome virus infection Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Doeschl-Wilson, A.B., Kyriazakis, I., Vincent, A., Rothschild, M.F., Thacker, E., Galina-Pantoja, L. 2009. Clinical and Pathological Responses of Pigs from Two Genetically Diverse Commercial Lines to Porcine Respiratory and Reproductive Syndrome Virus Infection. Journal of Animal Science. 87(5):1638-1647.
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