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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) 67 projects listed

Biological Control Organism Databases and Assessments
Biting and Stinging Pests: Ecology and Biologically-Base Control
Countermeasures to Prevent, Mitigate, and Control Rift Valley Fever (Rvf)
Bluetongue Virus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
Discovery, Identification and Risk-Assessment of Biocontrol Agents for Suppression of South American Invasive Weeds and Insects in the U.S.
Understanding and Mitigating the Adverse Effects of Poisonous Plants on Livestock Production Systems
Integrated Management of Stable Flies
Genomics of Livestock Pests
Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
Biology and Control of Ticks of Veterinary and Human Importance
Flies Associated with Livestock Production Systems
Area-Wide Screwworm Eradication
Innovative Technologies to Control Invasive Species That Impact Livestock
Innovative Technologies to Control Invasive Species That Impact Livestock
Biting Arthropod Surveillance and Control
Invasive Ant Biology and Control
Area-Wide Screwworm Eradication
Green Biopesticides: Identification
Flies Associated with Livestock Production Systems
Biology and Control of Ticks of Veterinary and Human Importance
Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
Genomics of Livestock Pests
Management of Filth Flies
Prevention of Arthropod Bites
Integrated Management of Stable Flies
Immunodiagnostics to Detect Prions and Other Important Animal Pathogens
Develop Alternatives to Antibiotics for Priority Diseases in Animal Agriculture
Microbial Ecology of Antimicrobial Resistance
Predictive Biology of Emerging Vector-Borne Viral Diseases
Novel Therapeutic, Diagnostic, and Management Strategies to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Poultry Production
Transmission, Differentiation, and Pathobiology of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
Immunological Approaches to Controlling Swine Intestinal Parasites and Mucosal Pathogens
Bluetongue Virus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
Emerging Animal Diseases That Exist Offshore
Characterization of Protective Host Responses to Avian Influenza Virus Infections in Avian Species
Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Control Strategies for Bacterial Respiratory Pathogens in Cattle
Prevention and Control Strategies for Tuberculosis in Cattle and Wildlife Reservoirs
Genetic and Biological Determinants of Respiratory Diseases of Ruminants
Identification of Host Immune Factors and Intervention Strategies for Mastitis
Development of Strategies to Control Anaplasmosis
Intervention Strategies to Control Viral Diseases of Swine
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
Intervention Strategies to Control Viral Diseases of Cattle
Immunological Intervention of Malignant Catarrhal Fever Virus-Induced Disease in Ruminants
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Enteric Viral Diseases of Poultry
Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Development of Improved Diagnostics and Vaccines for Brucellosis in Livestock and Wildlife
Biting and Stinging Pests: Ecology and Biologically-Base Control
Genetic and Biological Determinants of Avian Tumor Virus Pathogenicity, Transmission, and Evolution
Immunology and Intervention Strategies for Johne's Disease
Development of Genomic Tools to Study Ruminant Resistance to Gastrointestinal Nematodes
Strategies to Control and Prevent Bacterial Infections in Swine
Functional Genomics Approaches for Controlling Diseases of Poultry
Parasitic Biodiversity and the U.S. National Parasite Collection
Countermeasures to Control Foreign Animal Diseases of Swine
Intervention Strategies to Support the Global Control and Eradication of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus (Fmdv)
Development of Control and Intervention Strategies for Avian Coccidiosis
Control, Immunology and Genomics of Spirochete Diseases
Functional Genomic Approaches for Controlling Diseases of Swine
Ecology and Pathogenesis of Re-Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (Vsv) in North America
Strategies to Control and Prevent Avian Mycoplasmosis
Pharmacological and Immunologic Interventions Against Vector-Borne Bovine and Equine Babesiosis
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Disease Outbreaks Caused by Avian Influenza and Other Emerging Poultry Pathogens
Intervention Strategies to Control Newcastle Disease
Genomic Strategies for Control of Herpesviruses of Poultry
Molecular and Immunological Approaches to Controlling Gi Nematode Infections of Ruminants
Countermeasures to Prevent, Mitigate, and Control Rift Valley Fever (Rvf)
Projects
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND PROTECTION (APP)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 408024
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - FOOD NUTRITION, SAFETY AND QUALITY (FNSQ)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 409050
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
MOU BETWEEN THE U.S. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION AND THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE RESEARCH, EDUCATION, AND ECONOMICS
Memorandum of Understanding (M)
  Accession Number: 421031
PILOT TESTING PROJECT FOR ON FARM SAMPLING FOR NARMS
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 421849
Technical Services, Collaborative Research, and Cooperative Activities with the USAID, Phase III
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 425905
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.
Program Teams
Animal Health (103) (co-leader)
Veterinary, Medical, and Urban Entomology (104)
 
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