ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

State-of-the-art Molecular Research of Global Interest

Sunday, November 13, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:40 AM
Room A13, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizers:
Apurba K. Barman
Nandi Nagaraj

Shripat T. Kamble



8:05 AM
8:25 AM
High-throughput discovery of pesticidal proteins from microorganisms
Kimberly Sampson, Bayer CropScience ; Duane Lehtinen, Bayer CropScience ; Rebecca Thayer, Bayer CropScience ; Ethan Dunn, Bayer CropScience ; Jessie Zeigler, Bayer CropScience ; Kira Bulazel, Bayer CropScience ; Rong Guo, Bayer CropScience ; Brian McNulty, Bayer CropScience ; Jill Hinson, Bayer CropScience
8:45 AM
Proteomics and genomics of resistance to Bt toxins and transgenic Bt crops
Juan L. Jurat-Fuentes, University of Tennessee, Knoxville ; Omaththage P. Perera, USDA - ARS ; Anaďs Castagnola, University of Tennessee ; Cris Oppert, University of Tennessee ; Siva RK. Jakka, University of Tennessee
9:05 AM
Discovery and optimization of hemipteran-active proteins for transgenic plant applications
James A. Baum, Monsanto Company ; Konasale Anilkumar, Monsanto Company ; David Bowen, Monsanto Company ; Robert S. Brown, Monsanto Company ; Thomas Clark, Monsanto Company ; Michael Pleau, Monsanto Company ; Xiaohong Shi, Monsanto Company ; Uma Sukuru, Monsanto Company ; Andrew Wollacot, Monsanto Company
9:25 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
Got resistance?  Try modified Bt toxins
Bruce Tabashnik, University of Arizona ; Fangneng Huang, Louisiana State University AgCenter ; Mukti Ghimire, Louisiana State University AgCenter ; B. Rogers Leonard, Louisiana State University AgCenter ; Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Murugesan Rangasamy, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Yajun Yang, Nanjing Agricultural University ; Yidong Wu, University of Arizona ; David G. Heckel, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology ; Alejandra Bravo, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) ; Mario Soberón, University of Arizona
10:20 AM
Use of protein/protein interaction and cell based assays to determine mode of action of novel protein toxins for insect control
Joel Sheets, Dow AgroSciences LLC ; Tim Hey, Dow AgroSciences LLC ; Alexander E. Lang, Institut für Experimentelle und Klinische Pharmakologie und Toxikologie ; Gudula Schmidt, Institut für Experimentelle und Klinische Pharmakologie und Toxikologie ; Klaus Aktories, Institut für Experimentelle und Klinische Pharmakologie und Toxikologie
10:40 AM
Developing RNA interference as a tool for target site discovery in western corn rootworms
Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Analiza P. Alves, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Murugesan Rangasamy, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Haichuan Wang, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Hong Chen, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
11:00 AM
Applied genomics for the control of corn insect pests
Brad S. Coates, USDA - ARS ; Richard L. Hellmich, USDA - ARS ; Blair D. Siegfried, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Craig A. Abel, USDA - ARS
11:20 AM
Strategy for the next generation transgenic insect control
Andre Abad, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc ; Gusui Wu, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc
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