Mid-Atlantic Plant Molecular Biology Society Meeting
Dennis A Schaff
daschaff at chopin.udel.edu
Mon Apr 12 10:06:18 EST 1993
First Announcement 10th Annual Meeting
Mid-Atlantic Plant Molecular Biology Society
July 15-16, 1993
University of Delaware
Keynote Address Sheila McCormick
USDA/ARS-Plant Gene Expression Center
Molecular analysis of gametogenesis in plants.
Invited Speakers Becky Boston (North Carolina State University)
Regulation and function of maize ribosome
Jim Carrington (Texas A&M)
Replication and movement of a potyvirus that
Michael Dobres (Drexel University)
A transcriptional marker for epidermal
differentiation in Pisum sativum.
Ted Klein (Du Pont Co.)
Maize transformation: An industrial
Antoni Rafalski (Du Pont Co.)
Technology for molecular breeding: RAPD
markers, microsatellites, and machines.
Dan Roberts (USDA/ARS~Beltsville)
Molecular basis of rhizosphere colonization by
the plant beneficial bacterium, Enterobacter
Barbara Valent (Du Pont Co.)
Two cloned genes for host specificity in the
rice blast fungus, Magnaporthe grisea.
Carroll Vance (USDA/ARS-Univ. of Minnesota)
Primary assimilation of nitrogen in alfalfa
nodules: Molecular features of the enzymes
John Watson (University of Maryland)
Photo-regulated expression of protein kinase
Sessions Plenary sessions will include 30-minute
presentations by the invited speakers and
shorter talks by interested participants.
Student and post-doctoral presentations are
Poster sessions will be held in conjunction
with plenary sessions.
Commercial exhibitors will be present to
highlight key products and developing
Developing Technologies Paul Gilna (Los Alamos)
The latest advances in community-based access
to sequence data submission and maintenance
technologies for GenBank.
Housing Housing will be available on-campus or at
Dinner A social hour and dinner will follow Sheila
McCormick's address (July 15).
Registration A call for abstracts, registration forms, and
housing requests will be sent in May.
Tour We are planning a tour of Longwood Gardens,
Kennett Square PA (18 miles from the
University of Delaware) after the meeting.
Further Information If you have any questions or need further
information, please contact the organizer:
Dennis A. Schaff
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19717-1303
(302) 831-3651 (FAX)
daschaff at brahms.udel.edu (e-mail)
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