Parallel Session 03

Monday 9 April, 09:00 – 10:00

Development, Room 522

09:00 – 09:15     Ton Winkelmolen, Wageningen University and Research, “TCP transcription factors shaping the spike(s): The molecular regulation of inflorescence architecture and tillering in barley by TB1 “

09:15 – 09:30     Viktoriia Voloboeva, Utrecht University, “Unraveling the hypoxic puzzle: Factors sustaining tissue hypoxia in the shoot apical meristem”

09:30 – 09:45     Kai Thoris, Wageningen University and Research, “Dissecting the regulatory regions of the pleiotropic transcription factor FUL2 in tomato”

09:45 – 10:00     Analisa Staiti, Wageningen University and Research, “Purple peppers: elucidating the genetics of anthocyanin retention in pepper fruit”

Comparative Biology & Evolution, Room 558

09:00 – 09:15     Redouan Adam Anaia, IGZEV/Radboud University, “Steroidal glycoside diversity and its ecological consequences in Solanum dulcamara”

09:15 – 09:30     Maxence Longuemare, Wageningen University and Research, “Exploring growth-defence strategies and fitness costs associated with caterpillar feeding and mechanical damage across 30 Brassicaceous species”

09:30 – 09:45     Leonardo Jo, Utrecht University, “Development and evolution of root barriers in the legume family”

09:45 – 10:00     Eva Deinum, Wageningen University and Research, “Left/Right in enantiostyly: molecular, developmental and evolutionary perspectives”   

Abiotic Stress , Room 559

09:00 – 09:15     Hugo A. Pantigoso , Leiden University, “Plant Exudates to Enhance Benefitial Host Microbe Interactions under Drought”

09:15 – 09:30     Laavanya Rayaprolu, Wageningen University and Research, “Natural variation of photosynthetic efficiency in tomato under low-temperature conditions”

09:30 – 09:45     Natalia Rodriguez, Utrecht University, “Standing against the floods: Towards the understanding of morphophysiological and molecular responses to waterlogging stress in potato”

09:45 – 10:00     Joram Dongus, Wageningen University and Research, “Transposon-mediated regulation of the Arabidopsis floral transition in salt”

Plant-Microbe Interactions , Room Zuiderduinzaal

09:00 – 09:15     Roland Berdaguer, Wageningen University and Research, “How Solanaceae plants shape their rhizosphere microbiome under drought”

09:15 – 09:30     Babette Vlieger, University of Amsterdam, “Exploring host compatibility in Fusarium oxysporum-cucurbit interactions through ECC1 effector analysis”

09:30 – 09:45     Max Stassen, Utrecht University, “Beneficial Pseudomonas rerouts plant-wide transcription promoting metabolite-mediated resistance”

09:45 – 10:00     Floris Stevens, University of Amsterdam, “Bioluminescent Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris lights the way to susceptibility genes for black rot disease”