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Plant Breeding Journal Club - Fall 2014 Tentative Schedule

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This journal club is an opportunity for all involved to discuss pertinent plant breeding topics and present individual research questions to the group.
 


**Fall 2014 meetings will start in September 5th at 11:45 am in Fifield Hall Room 1304**

Schedule changes will be done and papers will be posted
for the following week's discussion by 5pm Monday.




Meeting videos are now online!

Videos from Spring 2014 onward have been added to the Past Meetings link.
Spring 2014 videos will be posted below within 1 week of the meeting.

 

Please email Patty Rodriguez. to be included on the email list.
 

Date1PresenterTopicVideo  Recording of Meeting

Friday,
September 5th,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Welcome!

Meeting will start at 11:45 am,

at room 1304 Fifield Hall

Video, meeting start at 11:30 min.

Friday,
September 12th,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Rosanna Freyre
 

"Ornamental breeding program"

Suggested literature:

Breeding and Evaluating for Landscape Performance and Fruitlessness in Mexican Petunia

Fruitless  Ruellia simplex ...

Ruellia simplex R10-105-Q54 ...

Not recorded,
Technical problems

Friday,
September 19th,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Dr. James W. Olmstead


 

"Intellectual Property Protection in Plants"

Patenting of plant varieties ...

The Economic incentive to innovate in plants

Linux for lettuce

Video start at 9:48 min

Friday,

September 26th,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:
 Biswapriya B. Misra

"Potentials/ pitfalls of metabolomics in plant breeding"

Metabolomics-assisted breeding:...
Video start at 13:56 min

Friday,
October 3rd,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Patty Rodriguez
 

Sharing lab experiences: DNA extraction, PCR's, Chlorophylls extraction, ...

 Video start at 11:50 min

Friday, October
10th,

Room 1308

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Javier X. Chaparro
 

"Hypomethylated Pollen Bypasses the  Interploidy Hybridization Barrier in Arabidopsis"Video start at 11:04 min

Friday, October  24th

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Paul Lyrene


"Autopolyploids vs allopolyploids:  what is the difference and why?"

Video start at 10:30 min

Friday,
October  31st,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Vance M. Whitaker


 

" Homoeo QTLs, effects of allopolyploid on genetic architecture of traits, and breeding implications "

Genetic dissection of fruit quality traits

Video start at 10:45 min

Friday November 7th,

Reitz

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Robb Fraley 

Friday,
November 14th,

Room 1304

Discussion Leader:

Dr. Marcio Resende Jr.

"Applying Genome Sequencing Technologies to Crop Breeding"

"Pitfalls of predicting complex traits from SNPs"

Video start at 14:20 min

Friday, November 21st,

Room 1308

Discussion Leader:

Everybody

Genomic selection in cattle, paper mentioned las week as a good example of genomic selection applied in breedingVideo start at 25:00 min

Friday,
December 5th,

Room 1304


Discussion Leader:
 
  

1The journal club will meet weekly during period 5 (11:45am  - 12:35pm) in  conference room 1304 in Fifield Hall  unless otherwise noted.