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Muquarrab Qureshi

Research Leader, Food Science Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, USDA

Faculty

Schaub Food Science Building 322, Box 7624

919.513.7781

Area(s) of Expertise

I provide leadership to a team of research scientists that directly contribute to the accomplishment of ARS National Programs of Food Safety (Animal and Plant Products), Product Quality and New Uses.

Specifically, my team’s focus is on intervention strategies for controlling human pathogens associated with fermented and acidified vegetables; and improved processes for the preservation and utilization of vegetables, including cucumber, sweet potato, cabbage and peppers to produce safe, high-quality products with reduced energy use and waste.

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Education

DVM, Veterinary Medicine, University of Agriculture, Lyallpur, Pakistan (1974)
M.Sc., Microbiology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan (1977)
Ph.D., Immunology, Cornell University (1986)