The annual Student Research Conference will take place on Wednesday, April 16, in the Davis Center. Posters and oral presentations given by Plant Biology students are listed below. Please stop by to support the students and find out about the fascinating research students are doing in Plant Biology laboratories.
|Presentation time||Student||undergrad/ grad||Advisor||Location||Title||poster/talk|
|10-11:30am||Matt Clayton||Undergrad||Jeanne Harris||50A||The Molecular and Functional Characterization of the MtGAI Transcription Factor in Medicago truncatula Root Development||Poster|
|11:00 - 11:15 AM||Chang Zhang||Grad||Jeanne Harris||Frank Livak Ballroom, 417||Identification of Transcription Factors Functioning in Root Abscisic Acic Signaling Mediated by MtLATD/NIP via High-throughput qRT-PCR||Talk|
|12-1:30pm||Sarah Powell||Undergrad||Jill Preston||4B||Determining the role of Petunia hybrida NH16 in petal fusion using virus-induced gene silencing||Poster|
|12-1:30pm||Melita Schmeckpepper||Undergrad||Parker Van Valkenburgh||58B||Modeling Locations of Pre-Columbian and Colonial Period Peruvian Ports||Poster|
|12-1:30pm||Brendan Lyons||Undergrad||Dave Barrington||59B||Variation of the Cytosolic Phosphoglucose Isomerase Gene in Andean Polystichum (Dryopteridaceae)||Poster|
|12-1:30pm||Suryatapa Jha||Grad||Mary Tierney||60B||A novel retromer subunit VPS26C interacts genetically with the SNARE VTI13 and is essential for root hair growth in Arabidopsis.||Poster|