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Washington State University Molecular Plant Sciences

Seminar Series

Molecular Plant Sciences Graduate Program

Spring Seminar Series (MPS 515)

Seminars are held each Wednesday at 12:10 p.m in Bryan Hall 305, unless otherwise noted.

DateLocationSpeakerSeminar TitleTitle & Affiliation
Jan. 10Bryan Hall 305 MPS GSO student meeting
Jan. 17Bryan Hall 305 Cancelled
Jan. 24Bryan Hall 305Lindani Moyo"Tuber Necrosis-causing Viruses of Potato: Genetic Diversity and Host-Pathogen Interactions"MPS PhD Candidate, Department of Plant Pathology
Jan. 31Bryan Hall 305Paul Mihalyov“Controlling wheat rusts via artificial selection in the 21st century”
MPS PhD Candidate, Crop & Soil Sciences
Feb. 7Bryan Hall 305Shengyang He"Disease-Climate-Microbiome Triangles in Plants"HHMI Investigator, University Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University
Feb. 14Bryan Hall 305Sompop Saeheng"Understanding the Complexity of One-Carbon Metabolism
via the Function of Formyltetrahydrofolate Ligase in Arabidopsis"
MPS Graduate Student, Institute of Biological Chemistry
Feb. 21Bryan Hall 305 No Seminar
Feb. 28Bryan Hall 305Rebecca Weed" Temporal and Drought Induced Allelopathy a Component to Haplotype M Phragmites australis's Invasiveness"MPS PhD Candidate, Institute of Biological Chemistry
Mar. 7Bryan Hall 305Skylar Johnson"Searching for Missing Components of the Flavin Metabolic Pathway via Transcriptional Analysis of Mutants"MPS Graduate Student, Institute of Biological Chemistry
Mar. 14Spring BreakNo Seminar
Mar. 21Bryan Hall 305No SeminarCancelled
Mar. 28Bryan Hall 305Paul ChristouTBDICREA Research Professor at Universitat de Lleida, Spain
April 4Bryan Hall 305Julia Bailey-Serres“Plants, Oxygen and Water Extremes"Director, Center for Plant Cell Biology (CEPCEB), Institute of Integrative Genome Biology, Professor of Genetics, Botany and Plant Sciences University of California-Riverside
April 11Bryan Hall 305Matthew GarneauMPS PhD Candidate, School of Biological Sciences
April 18Bryan Hall 305Joachim Messing"Origin of Genomics and Semi-Synthetic Genes"Director, Distinguished University Professor, Selman A. Waksman Chair in Molecular Genetics Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Waksman Institute of Microbiology
April 25Bryan Hall 305John D' AuriaAssistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry - Texas Tech University



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