ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Entomopathogenic Nematodes: Their Biology, Ecology, and Application. A Tribute to the Dynamic Career of Harry K. Kaya.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room A12, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Lynn M. LeBeck
Ed Lewis
David Shapiro-Ilan
Michael G. Klein
1:30 PM
Welcoming Remarks
2:00 PM
1:40 PM
Cooperative endurance and pathogenesis: a story of the nematode and bacteria partnership
Parwinder Grewal, The Ohio State University; Ruisheng An, The Ohio State University
2:40 PM
Hunter and hunted: Entomopathogenic nematodes in the soil food web
Mary Barbercheck, Pennsylvania State University
3:20 PM
3:35 PM
Putting the worms to work: application technology for entomopathogenic nematodes
David Shapiro-Ilan, USDA - ARS; Edwin E. Lewis, University of California
3:55 PM
Entomopathogenic nematode infection behavior: from mechanism to adaptive value
James Campbell, USDA - ARS; Ed Lewis, University of California; David Shapiro-Ilan, USDA - ARS
4:15 PM
4:55 PM
Concluding Remarks
5:00 PM
A reception in honor of Dr. Kaya will immediately follow the presentations
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