Alison Van Eennnaam's Outreach and Applied Research

Applied Research and Outreach

Collaboration to demonstrate the potential use and value of electronic identification and DNA testing in the sheep industry. Western SARE Professional and Producer Grant. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 04/01/2019-03/30/2022

Comparative evaluation of the phenotype, genome and animal products derived from offspring of a genome edited, hornless bull and controls. USDA Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Grants Program (BRAG). A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 09/01/2017 - 8/31/2020

Artificial Insemination (AI) on Legs through Surrogate Sires: Pilot Porject to Develop Feasibility Data for Bovine Germline Complementation. Rutici Cattle Endowment. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 1/1/2019-12/31/2019

Method for in vivo X or Y sperm selection. USDA NIFA AFRI Exploratory Research Grant. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 6/15/2018-6/14/2019

Genetic containment of livestock via CRISPR-mediated gene knock-in. USDA – Biotechnology Risk Assessment Competitive Grant 2015-33522-24106. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 9/1/2015-8/31/2019

Beef Cattle Extension Programming Through the eBEEF Community of Practice. Rustici grant program. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 1/1/2017 – 12/31/2017

Improvement of dairy animal well-being by genetic dehorning.  USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Competitive Grant 2015-67015-23316. S. Fahrenkrug (PD). D. Carlson, J. Murray, E. Maga and A.L. Van Eenennaam (Co-PDs). 4/15/2015 – 4/14/2018.

Optimization of CRISPR-mediated gene knock-in in bovine fibroblasts. UC Davis Academic Federation Innovative Development Award Program. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 7/1/2015-6/30/2017.

Immunogenicity testing of putative recombinant vaccine candidates for Epizootic Bovine Abortion.  Rustici grant program. A.L. Van Eenennaam (PD). 1/1/2015 – 12/31/2016.

Identification and management of alleles impairing heifer fertility while optimizing genetic gain in Angus cattle. USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Competitive Grant 2013-68004-20364. PD: Dave Patterson. Co-PD: A. L. Van Eenennaam. 1/1/13-12/31/17.