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CFI Center for Foodborne Illness Research and Prevention

CFIA Canadian Food Inspection Agency

CFR Code of Federal Regulations

CFSAN Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (FDA)

CFU colony forming units

CGMP current good manufacturing practice

CHB Customs House Broke

CIA Central Intelligence Agency

CIFOR Council to Improve Foodborne Outbreak Response

CIKR Critical infrastructure and key resources

CRC CFSAN Review Committee

CSPI Center for Science in the Public Interest

CU Consumers Union

CVM Center for Veterinary Medicine (FDA)

DG SANCO Directorate General for Health and Consumers (European Commission)

DHS U.S. Department of Homeland Security

DLC dioxin-like compound

DNA deoxyribonucleic acid

DoC U.S. Department of Commerce

DoD U.S. Department of Defense

DoI U.S. Department of the Interior

DOJ U.S. Department of Justice

DVFA Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

EFSA European Food Safety Authority

EHR electronic health record

EHS-NET Environmental Health Specialists Network

eLEXNET electronic Laboratory Exchange Network (FDA)

EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Epi-X Epidemic Information Exchange

ERS Economic Research Service (USDA)

EU European Union

FAO Food and Agriculture Organization

FASCAT Food and Agriculture Sector Criticality Assessment Tool

FASCC Food and Agriculture Sector Coordinating Council

FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation

FDA U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDAAA Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007

FDCA Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS)

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