Plant-aphid interactions in the “omics” era: What can we infer from different model systems?

Sunday, May 31, 2015: 1:30 PM-4:35 PM
McDowell + Tuttle (Manhattan Conference Center)
Organizer :
Joe Louis
Joe Louis

1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:56 PM
miRNAs regulate phytohormone signaling during Vat mediated aphid resistance
Sampurna Sattar, Pennsylvania State University ; Charles Addo-Quaye, Pennsylvania State University ; Gary A Thompson, Pennsylvania State University
2:19 PM
Using “omics” to dissect the plant-aphid arms race
Gustavo C. MacIntosh, Iowa State University
2:42 PM
3:05 PM
3:43 PM
Genetic analysis of defense related genes in switchgrass during greenbug aphid (Schizaphis graminum (Rondani)) infestation
Teresa Donze-Reiner, University of Nebraska ; Nathan Palmer, University of Nebraska ; Travis J. Prochaska, University of Nebraska ; Gautam Sarath, USDA - ARS ; Tiffany Heng-Moss, University of Nebraska
4:06 PM
Maize – corn leaf aphid interaction
Suresh Varsani, University of Nebraska ; Kyle G. Koch, University of Nebraska ; Tiffany Heng-Moss, University of Nebraska ; Joe Louis, University of Nebraska
4:29 PM
Concluding Remarks
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