Organellar Genetics

Current research on organellar (chloroplast or mitochondrial) genetics and genomics will be presented and discussed.
Date: Sunday, January 10, 2016
Time: 10:30 AM-12:40 PM
Room: Pacific Salon 6-7 (2nd Floor)
Pal Maliga
Pal Maliga
10:30 AM
Introductory Remarks

10:35 AM
Evolutionary Extremes in the Organelle Genomes of the Ancient Parasitic Plant Hydnora visseri (Hydnoraceae, Piperales)
Julia Naumann, Penn State University; Joshua P. Der, California State University, Fullerton; Eric Kenneth Wafula, Penn State University; Samuel S. Jones, Penn State University; Sarah T. Wagner, TU Dresden, Chair for Botany; Gesine Schäfer, TU Dresden, Chair for Botany; Christoph Neinhuis, TU Dresden, Chair for Botany; Stefan Wanke, TU Dresden, Chair for Botany; Claude dePamphilis, Penn State University

11:25 AM
Genome-Wide Analysis of Translational Dynamics in Maize Chloroplasts
Alice Barkan, University of Oregon; Prakitchai Chotewutmontri, University of Oregon

11:50 AM
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