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Transposable Elements

Date: Sunday, January 10, 2016
Time: 1:30 PM-3:40 PM
Room: Golden Ballroom
Organizers:
Jianxin Ma and Olivier Panaud
1:30 PM
Uncover Hidden DNA Patterns of Helitrons in Plant Genome
Wenwei Xiong, Montclair State University; Hugo Dooner, Rutgers University; Chunguang Du, Montclair State University

2:06 PM
Centromeric Sequences Change in Wheat and its Distant Hybrids
Handong Su, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Xiang Guo, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Qinghua Shi, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Shulan Fu, Sichuan Agricultural University; Jing Wang, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Xiangqi Zhang, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology; Zanming Hu, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Fangpu Han, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2:24 PM
Elucidation of Transposable Elements in Conifers and their Effect on Conifer Evolution
Robin Paul, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut; Kristian A. Stevens, Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis; Daniel Gonzalez-Ibeas, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut; Kevin Pratt, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut; Aleksey Zimin, University of Maryland; James A. Yorke, University of Maryland; Ann Holtz-Morris, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute; Maxim Koriabine, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute; Marc Crepeau, Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis; Daniela Puiu, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine; Steven L. Salzberg, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine; Pieter J. deJong, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute; Charles H. Langley, Department of Evolution and Ecology, University of California, Davis; David B. Neale, Dept. Plant Sciences University of California Davis; Jill L. Wegrzyn, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut

2:42 PM
Characterization and Evolutionary Analyses of Terminal-Repeat Retrotransposons in Miniature (TRIMs) in Plants
Dongying Gao, University of Georgia; Yupeng Li, University of Georgia; Kyung Do Kim, University of Georgia; Jason Abernathy, University of Georgia; Rod A. Wing, Arizona Genomics Institute, University of Arizona; Scott A. Jackson, University of Georgia

3:00 PM
The Tgm9-Induced Indexed Insertional Mutant Collection to Conduct Community-Based Reverse Genetic Studies in Soybean
Madan K. Bhattacharyya, Iowa State University; Jordan Baumbach, Iowa State University; Ronan O'Malley, The Salk Institute; Devinder Sandhu, United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Services

3:18 PM
Sample Sequence Analysis of Grass Genomes Indicates Frequent and Repeated Horizontal Transfer of LTR-Retrotransposons
Minkyu Park, Dept. of Genetics, University of Georgia; P. a. Christin, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences Sheffield University; Colin P. Osborne, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences Sheffield University; Jeffrey L. Bennetzen, Dept. of Genetics, University of Georgia

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