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Gene Introgression

In the Gene Introgression Workshop, speakers will discuss their research as it relates to the introgression of genes from one species or genotype to another.
Date: Sunday, January 11, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM-10:10 AM
Room: Pacific Salon 2
Organizers:
Theresa A. Musket and Ian P. King
8:00 AM
Introgression of Useful Agronomic Traits from Barley into Wheat
Marta Molnar-Lang, Agricultural Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences,

8:40 AM
Hordeum bulbosum - Genetic Resources for Barley Crop Improvement Revisited
Nils Stein, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK); Neele Wendler, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK); Axel Himmelbach, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK); Martin Mascher, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK)

9:00 AM
Introgression of Wild Alleles for Improving Abiotic Stress Resistance in Crop Plants
Yehoshua Saranga, R. H. Smith Institute of Plant Science & Genetics in Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

9:20 AM
Targeted Introgression of Stem Rust Ug99 Resistance from Wheatgrasses into Pasta and Bread Wheat
Steven S. Xu, USDA-ARS; Timothy L. Friesen, USDA-ARS; Shiaoman Chao, USDA-ARS; Yue Jin, USDA-ARS, University of Minnesota; Matthew N. Rouse, USDA-ARS, University of Minnesota; Justin D. Faris, USDA-ARS; Xiwen Cai, North Dakota State University

9:40 AM
High Resistant Genes of Leaf Rust and Fusarium Transferred to Wheat from Thinopyrum intermedium and Th. elongatum
Xiang Guo, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Jing Wang, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Qinghua Shi, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Yanlin Hou, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Fangpu Han, Chinese Academy of Sciences

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