Flash Talks- Session 02

Session: Development (Room: Air)

Chair: Maritza van Dop, Radboud University Nijmegen

10:00 – 10:05  Nora Gigle Bisceglia, Utrecht University
“Breaking Down the Walls; Unravelling Cell Wall Alterations and Perception under Abiotic stresses”

10:05 – 10:10  Mohamad Abbas, Utrecht University          
“From O2 with LOV; shedding new ‘light’ on altitude adaption”

10:10 – 10:15  Gyongyi Macias Honti, Utrecht University  
“Mapping ethylene effect in hypoxia”

10:15 – 10:20   Melissa Leeggangers, Utrecht University
“Preparing for the storm: Ethylene as an early warning signal”

Session: Stress (Room: Water)

Chair: Steven Arisz, University of Amsterdam

10:00 – 10:05  Virendrasinh Khandare, Wageningen University and Research
“The role of cysteine oxidative modifications of Cysteine Rich Receptor Kinases in extracellular ROS perception”

10:05 – 10:10  Judith Lanooij, Wageningen University and Research
“Assigning peptide ligands to Cysteine-Rich Receptor Kinases using a high-density peptide microarray”

10:10 – 10:15  Vera Putker, Wageningen University and Research
“Gpa2-induced selection pressure affects the prevalence of 1 the virulence effector RBP-1 of Globodera pallida”

10:15 – 10:20  Scott Hayes, Wageningen University and Research
“Warm temperature and mild water deficit interdependently control root elongation”

Session: Novel Methods (Room: Fire)

Chair: Emilie Wientjes, Wageningen University and Research

10:00 – 10:05  Micha Gracianna Devi, Wageningen University and Research
“Accelerating plant breeding programs using rapid phenotyping tools for insect resistance and behavioural trait analysis”

10:05 – 10:10  Yang Song, Utrecht University
“Microbiome-based prediction of potato growth in the field”

10:10 – 10:15  Maarten Jongsma, Wageningen University and Research 
“TRACK//GENE: a novel method of identifying induced and constitutive, insect resistance and susceptibility genes by means of video tracking with EntoLab”

10:15 – 10:20   Jason Gardiner, Utrecht University 
“Understanding and engineering the logic behind plant decisions”