Translational Plant & Microbial Biology
On May 9, Guido van den Ackerveken will give his inaugural lecture as professor Translational Plant at Utrecht University. On the occasion of the inauguration, a symposium is organized in the theme of his new chair. There is no entrance fee for the symposium, however, you do need to register before April 30. Please register by filling out this form.
10:30 Arrival and coffee
11:00 Ralph Panstruga (Aachen University)
Tea for the TILLING-man: mlo-based powdery mildew resistance in hexaploid bread wheat generated by a non-transgenic TILLING approach
11:45 Pierre de Wit (Wageningen University and Research)
Effector-mediated resistance against tomato leaf mould caused by Cladosporium fulvum.
12:15 Mireille van Damme (Wageningen University and Research)
Small RNA based fungal resistance in plants
14:00 Boris Szurek (IRD, Montpellier)
Learning from the pathogen towards tailored-sustainable resistance: the case study of Xanthomonas TAL effectors
14:45 Karin Posthuma (Phytopathology, Enza zaden)
The power of good collaboration: understanding and using DMR technology in research and breeding
16:15 Aula Academie gebouw, Domplein 29, Inaugural speech Guido van den Ackerveken