Stadler Genetics Symposium, "The Genomics of Disease"
to be held October 2-4, 2006 on the University of Missouri, Columbia campus.
Plant oriented presenatations
Johnathan Jones, John Innes Centre, England
"Signaling networks in plant defense"
Jane Glazebrook, University of Minnesota
"A high-performance custom microarray for phenotypic analysis of plant
defense signaling mutants"
Pamela Ronald, University of California-Davis
"Genomics of the rice defense signaling pathway"
Daniel Lee, Massachusetts General Hospital
Sophien Kamoun, Ohio State University
"Reprogramming the host: The effector secretome of Phytophthora"
Regine Kahmann, MPI fuer terrestrische Mikrobiologie, Germany
"New insights into biotrophic development of Ustilago maydis"
Ulla Bonas, Institute of Genetics, Germany
"Genetic dissection of the interaction between the plant pathogen Xanthomonas
and its host plants"
Sally Leong, University of Wisconsin
"The Ins and Outs of Host Recognition of Magnaporthe grisea"
Brett Tyler, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
"Functional Genomics and Bioinformatics of the Soybean-Phytophthora
Roger Beachy, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
John Quackenbush, Harvard Medical School
Jan Leach, Colorado State University
"Associating genomic variation of diverse rice varieties to understand
Animal oriented presentations
Keith Murphy, Texas A&M University
Eric Hoffman, Children's National Medical Center, Washington DC
"The genetics governing merle coat patterning in the domestic dog and
association of merle with auditory and ophthalmologic abnormalities"
Edward Wakeland, Center for Immunology, UT Southwestern Medical Center at
David Threadgill, University of North Carolina
"Epidermal growth factor receptor: pleiotropic effects associated with
extensive genetic heterogeneity"
Leslie Lyons, University of California-Davis
"Unraveling the genetic mysteries of the Cat: New discoveries in feline
inherited diseases and traits"
Hans Cheng, USDA-ARS
"Integrating genomics to understand the Marek's disease virus-chicken
Susan Lamont, Iowa State University
"Variation in chicken gene structure and expression associated with
food-safety pathogen resistance"
Daniel Pomp, University of North Carolina
"Massively parallel eQTL analysis of complex traits in mice"
Steve O'Brien, National Cancer Institute
"Landscape of comparative genomics in mammals"
Margaret Mackinnon, Edinburgh, Scotland
"Evolution of virulence in malaria"
Elaine Ostrander, National Human Genome Research Institute
"Canine Genomics: Running with the Pack"
Herman Raadsma, University of Sydney
"Ovine disease resistance - integrating comparative and functional genomics
approaches in a genome information-poor species"
The brochure, with registration form and detailed information, is available
J. Perry Gustafson
206 Curtis Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, Missouri 65211
Telephone: (573) 882-7318
Fax: (573) 884-7850
E-mail: pgus at missouri.edu