Plant Club Seminars

Plant Club seminars are held once a month for the Viikki Plants community. Talks are given by doctoral candidates and post-doctoral researchers.

copyright photo Trevor Sims

Photo: Copyright Trevor Sims

Location: Different every month! Please check the monthly info for details.
(Information on credits at the bottom of the page)

10th October 2018
Seminar room 2012, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

1415 Pinky Dutta, Department of Microbiology
Trans-replication of Potato virus X in planta
1435 Margaretta Christita, Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Programme (OEB)
Arabidopsis Interaction with Phylloplane Resident Yeast of The Genus Taphrina

14th November 2018
Seminar room B4, Viikki B building, Latokartanonkaari 7

1415 Kathryn Mackenzie, Department of Agricultural Sciences
TBA
1435 Yan Yan, Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Programme (OEB)
The maternal effect of solar UV radiation on the progeny’s response to UV-B and blue light in two accessions of  Vicia faba L.
1455 Mukrimin Mukrimin, Department of Forest Sciences
Gene Expression Profiling and Terpenoid Analysis on Resistance of Scots Pine Trees to Heterobasidion annosum Infection

12th December 2018
Seminar room 2012, Biocentre 2, Viikinkaari 5

1415 Matti Salmela, Natural Resources Institute Finland
Rocky Mountain High: biological rhythms and adaptation to high-elevation environments in plant populations
1435 Tanja Paasela, Natural Resources Institute Finland
Capturing oxidoreductases from spruce and birch for carbohydrate oligomer activation
1455 Soile Jokipii-Lukkari, Department of Agricultural Sciences
TBA

Credits:
10 attendances = 1 ECTS
20 attendances = 2 ECTS
Presentation = 1 ECTS
Plant Club maximum credits = 3 ECTS
Contact Karen Sims-Huopaniemi to have your credits awarded.