Parallel Session 03

The parallel session will take place in three different rooms. Each session will end with Flash Talks.

Session: Genomics (Room: Earth)
Chair: Xin Tian, Radboud University Nijmegen

11:15 – 11:35
Tom Theeuwen “Exploring the unexplored: using genetic variation in organellar genomes to improve photosynthetic performance”, WUR

11:35 – 11:55
Lorena Ramirez “StCDF1 transcription factor: “The jack of all trades” and its nitrogen signalling regulation in potato “, WUR

11:15 – 12:15
Li Yang “Genetic and molecular mechanisms of black rot resistance in Brassica napus”, WUR

Session: Physiology (Room: Water)
Chair: Mariana Silva Artur, Wageningen University & Research

11:15 – 11:35
Krešimr Šola “A comparative study of defence priming of Arabidopsis against Botrytis cinerea by green leaf volatiles”, UvA

11:35 – 11:55
Nikita Sajeev “RNA binding proteins: The emerging players of gene regulation during seed germination”, WUR

11:15 – 12:15
Rodrigo Therezan “Optimization of terpenoid production in cultivated tomato trichomes”, UVA

Session: Non-Model Species (Room: Fire)
Chair: Klaas Bouwmeester, Wageningen University & Research

11:15 – 11:35
Marcella Bovio “Identifying thrips resistance in wild accessions of Chrysanthemum”, WUR

11:35 – 11:55
Kiki Spaninks “Identification of genetic factors that influence tipburn incidence in lettuce.”, LU

11:15 – 12:15
Cloe Villard “Functional characterization of mutant Cannabis enzymes to explain atypical plant chemotypes”, WUR