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Arthropod Genomics

Arthropod Environmental Interactions: Genomes, Transcriptomes, and Metagenomes. Foundations to build better biotechnologies.
Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM-10:10 AM
Room: Esquire - Meeting House
Organizers:
Wayne Hunter and Blake Bextine
8:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks


8:05 AM
Bacterial Pathogen Genomics: Liberibacters from Around the World
Kent F. McCue, USDA Agricultural Research Service; Gerard R. Lazo, USDA Agricultural Research Service, WRRC; Joseph E. Munyaneza, USDA Agricultural Research Service

8:25 AM
Psyllid RNAi
Wayne Hunter, USDA Agricultural Research Service; Blake Bextine, University of Texas-Tyler; Eduardo Andrade, EMBRAPA, Brasi

8:45 AM
Identification of candidate virus response and vector competence genes in the virus-transmitting leafhopper, Graminella nigrifrons
Bryan Cassone, The Ohio State University; Saranga Wijeratne, The Ohio State University; Fiorella M. Cisneros Carter, The Ohio State University; Andrew Michel, Dep of Entomology, OARDC - The Ohio State University; Lucy R. Stewart, USDA-ARS Corn, Soybean and Wheat Quality Research Unit; Yuting Chen, Iowa State University; Pearlly Yan, The Ohio State University; Margaret G. Redinbaugh, USDA-ARS Corn, Soybean and Wheat Quality Research Unit

9:05 AM
Regulation of Viral Infections for Insect Pest Managment
Blake Bextine, University of Texas-Tyler; Wayne Hunter, USDA Agricultural Research Service; Patrick Rydzak, University of Texas at Tyler

9:15 AM
The Phytobiome Initiative
Jan E. Leach, Colorado State University

9:25 AM
The i5k Perspective
Susan Brown, Kansas State University, KSU Bioinformatics Center

9:35 AM
Progress on the I5K Pilot at the Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center
Kim C. Worley, Baylor College of Medicine; Stephen Richards, Baylor College of Medicine; Daniel S. T. Hughes, Baylor College of Medicine; Shwetha C. Murali, Baylor College of Medicine; Shannon Dugan, Baylor College of Medicine; Donna M. Muzny, Baylor College of Medicine; Richard A. Gibbs, Baylor College of Medicine

9:55 AM
Discussion


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