2017

27-Sep-17 Back

02:50 pm - 03:25 pm

Student Oral Presentation Competition - Day 2

Join us to watch the remaining finalists of our Student Oral Presentation Competition share their abstracts on stage. The second afternoon of presenters include:

  • Joey Wan
    Transcriptome analyses of canola treated with the plant growth promoting rhizobacterium Pseudomonas chlororaphis PA23 identifies differential expression of growth and defense related genes
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Nick Wytinck
    RNA interference as a molecular fungicide targeting necrotrophic fungal pathogens Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Botrytis cinerea
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Philip Walker
    Identification and utilization of target pathogenesis genes in Sclerotinia sclerotiorum through RNA sequencing and host-induced gene silencing
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba
  • Aregbesola Z. Oluwatosin
    Adaptation by smallholder farmers to climate change impacts on cassava whiteflies and associated viruses in Tanzania
    University of Catania, Italy
  • Valeria Lobos-Sujo
    High-density SNP-based linkage map developed for the fertility restorer Rfo gene in Brassica napus L.
    Department of Plant Science, University of Manitoba

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