One Day Arabidopsis Meeting- London

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Programme for The Genetical Society Meeting on Friday 14
November 1997 at The Wellcome Building, 183 Euston Road, London

09.45 (prompt)          Registration
Coffee and Danish Pastries

10.15-10.55             Dr. M. Bevan, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK.
Progress in Sequencing the Arabidopsis Genome

10.55-11.35             Dr.R.Martiennsen,Cold Spring Harbor,New York, USA.
Leaf Development

11.35-12.15             Dr. J. Ecker, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
The ethylene gas signal transduction pathway

12.15-12.55             Dr. B. Scheres, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Meristem formation and function: rooting plant development

12.55-14.00             LUNCH

14.00-14.40             Dr. Caroline Dean, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK.
Control of Flowering Time

14.40-15.20             Dr. G. Jurgens, University of Tubingen, Germany.
Splitting a plant cell:  a geneticist's view of cytokinesis

15.20-16.00             Dr. B. Staskawicz, University of California,
Berkeley, USA.
Signal transduction events specifying plant disease resistance

16.00-16.20             TEA

16.20-17.20             Mendel Lecture

Dr. E. Meyerowitz, California Institute of Technology, USA.
Genes and gene networks that control developmental patterns
in Arabidopsis

17.20                   Informal Discussion

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Registration is 5 GBP for Genetical Society Members and 50GBP
for non-members.

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