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The 2011 ASHS Annual Conference

Plant Biotechnology and Genomics

Sunday, September 25, 2011: 2:00 PM
Kings 1
2:00 PM
The Genomic Sequencing of Diploid Blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum)
Allan Brown, Plants for Human Health Institute, North Carolina Research Campus, North Carolina State University; Archana N. Raja, NC State University; Robert W. Reid, UNC Charlotte; Garron M. Wright, David H. Murdock Research Institute; Cory R. Brouwer, UNC Charlotte; Dorrie Main, Washington State University; Mark Burke, David H. Murdock Research Institute
2:15 PM
RosBREED Deploys Genome-Wide Scans In Peach, Apple, and Cherry
Nahla V. Bassil, Ph.D, USDA–ARS, NCGR; Cameron Peace, Washington State University; Dorrie Main, Washington State University; Barbara Gilmore, USDA–ARS, NCGR; Todd Mockler, PhD, Oregon State University; Larry Wilhelm, Oregon State University; David Chagne, Plant & Food Research; Susan E. Gardiner, HortResearch; Ross Crowhurst, Plant and Food Research; Ignazio Verde, Centro di Ricerca per la Frutticoltura; Bryon Sosinski, North Carolina State University; Michele Morgante; Simone Scalabrin, Istituto di Genomica Applicata; Pere Arus, Inst De Recerca I Tecn Agro; Riccardo Velasco, IASMA Research and Innovation Centre; Michela Troggio, IASMA Research and Innovation Centre; Alessandro Cestaro, IASMA Research and Innovation Centre; Stephen Ficklin, Washington State University; Gennaro Fazio, USDA–ARS; John L. Norelli, USDA–ARS; Jasper Rees, Agricultural Research Council; Cindy Lawley, Illumina, Inc.; Mark Hansen, Illumina, Inc.; Amy F. Iezzoni, Michigan State University
2:30 PM
Novel Strawberry (Fragaria spp) Gene Sequences That Affect Important Traits
Mithu Chatterjee, University of Florida; Lauren Coleman, University of Florida; Qian Zhang, University of New Hampshire; Thomas M. Davis, University of New Hampshire; Kevin M. Folta, Univ of Florida
2:45 PM
Agrobacterium Mediated Genetic Transformation of Carrot (Daucus carota) with a Tobacco Osmotin Gene
Kevin M. Crosby, Texas A&M University, Vegetable & Fruit Improvement Center; Ali H. Annon, Texas A&M University; Leonardo Lombardini, Texas A&M University; Keerti Rathore, Texas A&M University
3:00 PM
Transposon Based Activation Tagging In Doubled Monoploid Potato
Jared Carter, Virginia Tech; Tatiana Boluarte-Medina, Virginia Tech; Norma Manrique-Carpintero, Virginia Tech; Suzanne M. Piovano, Virginia Tech; Andy Pereira, University of Arkansas; Nan Lu, Virginia Tech; Richard E. Veilleux, VPI & SU
3:15 PM
Characterizing Transgene Flow From GE Papaya Using the GUS Marker
Kai'ena Bishaw, Univ of Hawaii; Karen Pitz, Univ of Hawaii; Richard Manshardt, Univ of Hawaii; Neal Stewart
3:30 PM
Cloning, Sequencing, Characterizing and Assessing Functionality of the Petunia Trehalose-6-Phosphate Synthase (TPS1) Gene Through Complementation In Yeast
Gonzalo Villarino, Cornell University; Maureen Hanson, Cornell University; Michael Scanlon, Cornell University; Debra Nero, Cornell University; Neil Mattson, Cornell University
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