ViPS events in January 2019

Tuesday 8th, 15:15
Special plant seminar
Sabine Zachgo, University of Osnabrueck, Germany
TCP activities in cell division and redox regulation: a Marchantia perspective
Host: Paula Elomaa
Location: Seminar room 2012, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

Wednesday 9th, 12:00
Thesis defence
Yafei Zhao (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry & DPPS)
Evolution of Asteraceae inflorescence development and CYC/TB1-like gene functions
Opponent:  Professor Sabine Zachgo, University of Osnabrueck, Germany
Location: Auditorium B3, Viikki B building, Latokartanonkaari 7

Wednesday 16th, 13:15
Invited Plant Seminar
Uwe Sonnewald, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Biotechnological approaches to design heat tolerant potato lines
Host: Kristiina Mäkinen
Location: Seminar room 1015, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

Wednesday 16th, 14:15
Plant Club
1415 Anirban Bhar, Natural Resources Institute Finland/Faculty of Agriculture
Dynamic plant-microbe interaction between chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) and  Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. ciceris Race 1 (Foc1) gives clues to resistance mechanism in host plant
1435 David Israel, OEB/Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences
PIP2 Aquaporins in response to low air humidity
Location: Seminar room 1015, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

Thursday 17th, 12:00
Thesis defence
Swarnalok De (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry & DPPS)
Interactions of potyviral protein HCpro with host metionin cycle enzymes and scaffolding proteins viracose in potato virus A infection
Opponent:  Professor Uwe Sonnewald, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Location: Auditorium B6, Viikki B building, Latokartanonkaari 7

Monday 21st, 13:00
Special plant seminar
Lennart Wirthmüller, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Getting up to PAR with protein ADP-ribosylation in plant stress signaling
Host: Jaakko Kangasjärvi
Location: Seminar room 2402, Biocentre 3, Viikinkaari 1