[Arabidopsis] Still time to register for the Stadler Symposium

Stacey, Gary staceyg at missouri.edu
Thu Sep 21 12:48:28 EST 2006

Dear colleagues,
There is still time to register for the Stadler Symposium "Genomics of Disease" to be held from Oct. 2-4, 2006 on the campus of the University of Missouri. The final program is posted below. Register on-line at   http://muconf.missouri.edu/stadler/.
Sunday October 01, 2006


6:30:     Bus departs Stoney Creek Inn for complimentary reception at the Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center.


9:00:     Bus departs Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center for the Stoney Creek Inn

Monday October 02, 2006


7:00     Registration


7:30:     Bus departs Stoney Creek Inn for Life Sciences Center


8:15:     Opening comments


Chairperson:  Jerry Taylor <taylorjerr at missouri.edu>

8:30:     Elaine Ostrander, National Human Genome Research Institute: "Genetic mapping of complex traits using features of population structure"

9:00:     Jan Leach, Colorado State University, Fort Collins: "Associating genomic variation of diverse rice varieties to understand disease resistance"

9:30:     Discussion




Chairperson:  Sherry Garcia <garcias at missouri.edu>

10:30:   Pamela Ronald, University of California-Davis: "Genomics of the rice defense signaling pathway"

11:00:   Edward Wakeland, Center for Immunology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas: "Genetic interactions that mediate autoimmune disease"

11:30:   Discussion


12:00:   LUNCH - on your own



Chairperson:  Henry Nguyen <nguyenhenry at missouri.edu>

1:30:     John Quackenbush, Harvard Medical School: "Extracting meaning from high-dimensional 'omics data"  

2:00:     Leslie Lyons, University of California-Davis: "Unraveling the genetic mysteries of the cat: New discoveries in feline inherited diseases and traits"

2:30:     Discussion


3:00:     BREAK


Chairperson:   Eric Antoniou <antonioue at missouri.edu>

3:30:     Susan Lamont, Iowa State University: "Variation in chicken gene structure and expression associated with food-safety pathogen resistance"

4:00:     Brett Tyler, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute: "Functional genomics and bioinformatics of the soybean-phytophthora interaction"

4:30:     Discussion


DINNER - on your own

Tuesday October 03, 2006


Chairperson:  Karen Cone <conek at missouri.edu>

8:30:     Keith Murphy, Texas A&M University: "The genetics governing merle coat patterning in the domestic dog and association of merle with auditory and ophthalmologic abnormalities"

9:00:     Jonathan Jones, Sainsbury Laboratory: "Signaling networks in plant defense"

9:30:     Discussion




Chairperson:  Dongsheng Duan <duand at missouri.edu>

10:30:   Eric Hoffman, Children's National Medical Center, Washington DC: "AKT1 haplotypes control bone and muscle volumes, fasting serum glucose, and risk for metabolic syndrome"

11:00:   Herman Raadsma, University of Sydney: "Ovine disease resistance-integrating comparative and functional genomics approaches in a genome information-poor species"

11:30:   Discussion


12:00:   LUNCH - on your own



Chairperson:  Jan Miernyk <miernykj at missouri.edu>

1:30:     Roger Beachy, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center: "Finding the Achilles heel in virus replication and strategies that can limit disease in transgenic crops"

2:00:     Hans Cheng, USDA-ARS: "Integrating genomics to understand the Marek's disease virus-chicken host-pathogen interaction"

2:30:     Discussion


3:00:     BREAK


Chairperson:  Walter Gassmann <gassmannw at missouri.edu>

3:30:     Daniel Grenfell-Lee, Massachusetts General Hospital: "Comparative genomics of virulent Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates"

4:00:     Ulla Bonas, Institute of Genetics, Germany:  "Genetic dissection of the interaction between the plant pathogen Xanthomonas and its host plants"

4:30:     Discussion


6:30:     Bus departs Stoney Creek Inn for banquet at the Student Memorial Union

Wednesday October 04, 2006


Chairperson:  Mel Oliver <olivermj at missouri.edu>

8:30:     Steve O'Brien, National Cancer Institute:  "Landscape of comparative genomics in mammals"

9:00:     Sophien Kamoun, Ohio State University: "Reprogramming the host: The effector secretome of Phytophthora"

9:30:     Discussion




Chairperson:  Jerry Taylor <taylorjerr at missouri.edu>

10:30:   Regine Kahmann, MPI für terrestrische Mikrobiologie: "New insights into biotrophic development of Ustilago maydis"

11:00:   Margaret Mackinnon, Department of Pathology, Cambridge University: "Evolution of virulence in malaria"

11:30:   Discussion


12:00:   LUNCH - on your own



Chairperson:  Jim Schoelz <schoelzj at missouri.edu>

1:30:     Sally Leong, University of Wisconsin:  "The ins and outs of host recognition of Magnaporthe grisea"

2:00:     David Threadgill, University of North Carolina: "Epidermal growth factor receptor: pleiotropic effects associated with extensive genetic heterogeneity"

2:30:     Discussion


3:00:     BREAK


Chairperson:  Gary Stacey <staceyg at missouri.edu>

3:30:     Jane Glazebrook, University of Minnesota: "A high-performance custom microarray for phenotypic analysis of plant defense signaling mutants"

4:00:     Daniel Pomp, University of North Carolina: "Massively parallel eQTL analysis of complex traits in mice"




Gary Stacey, Ph.D.

National Center for Soybean Biotechnology

Divisions of Plant Sciences and Biochemistry

Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

271E Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO  65211

Office phone: 573-884-4752

Lab Phone: 573-884-4799

FAX: 573-884-9676

email: staceyg at missouri.edu

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