Previous Seminars

Speaker Affiliation Date Location
The effect of micropylar endosperm on early embryo development Dr. Dongfang Wang Spelman College 12/8/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Ecological genomics of plant invasions Dr. Katrina Dlugosch University of Ariizona, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department 12/1/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Molecular basis of pre-zygotic barrier in inter-lineage crosses in Brassicaceae Emma Jong School of Plant Sciences 11/24/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Making the switch: Cytomegalovirus latency and reactivation Felicia Goodrum University of Arizona, Department of Immunobiology 11/17/2020 - 11:00am The Zoom link is and the password in MCBSeminar
Systems Biology of Root Development Dr. Siobhan Brady University of California at Davis 11/3/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Building a moving wall: Maintaining cell wall polarity during tip growth Dr. Cora MacAlister University of Michigan 10/27/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Exploring the long noncoding RNA repertoires in Brassicaceae Kyle Palos School of Plant Sciences 10/20/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Graduate Student Rotation Presentations S. Calleja, C, Salazar DeLeon, C. Garcia, K. Pryze, B. Sykes School of Plant Sciences 10/13/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
High Throughput,  Multiplexed Testing for Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens Dr. Michael Hogan PathogenDx 10/6/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Endophytic microbes in leaves and stems of common garden plants: insights into the garden endobiome Aasiya Hamzazai School of Plant Sciences 9/29/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Impacts of competition between Aspergillus section Flavi species on crop aflatoxin contamination Connel Ching'anda School of Plant Sciences 9/22/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
High-dimensional biology accelerates genomic breeding in maize Dr. Bryan Wang China Agricultural University 9/15/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
SPLS Virtual Social Hour and New Grad Welcome School of Plant Sciences 9/8/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Potential Role for Blue Light Signaling in Chloroplast Stress David Welsh School of Plant Sciences 8/25/2020 - 4:00pm Zoom
Dissertation Defense-Environmental Degradation of Aflatoxins and Genetic Diversity of Aspergillus Section Flavi With a Focus on Mozambique Lourena Maxwell School of Plant Sciences 4/17/2020 - 10:00am Zoom- TBA
Dissertation Defense-Effects of Climate Change and Related Processes on Communities of Symbiotrophic Fungi Associated With Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) Elizabeth Bowman School of Plant Sciences 4/13/2020 - 1:00pm
Natural Product Discovery for Agriculture Applications-CANCELLED Yi Tang UCLA 3/31/2020 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Cell typing and stomatal development in maize seedlings based on single-nucleus and single-cell RNA sequencing Guiling Sun Key Laboratory of Plant Stress, Henan University, China 2/18/2020 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Rheostatic control of ABA signaling through HOS15-mediated OST1 degradation Dae-Jin Yun Konkuk University, South Korea 1/21/2020 - 4:00pm Marley 230
How interorganellar communication regulates plant stress responses. Katyoon Dehesh University of California at Riverside 12/10/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Digital Agriculture: What it is and what it means for you David Bergvinson aWhere 11/26/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
New insights into citrus huanglongbing, a complex pathosystem Yongping Duan USDA-ARS Florida 11/19/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Not just for plant pathogens: a fungal endosymbiont uses TAL effectors to impact host" Morgan Carter Cornell University 11/15/2019 - 3:00pm Marley 230
Systematic Discovery of Gene Regulatory Elements Using Chromatin Structure in Plant Genomes Robert Schmitz University of Georgia 11/12/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
​The genetics of the largest plant RNA virus, Citrus tristeza virus Bill Dawson University of Florida 11/5/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
The legacy of ancient polyploidy on contemporary genetic diversity in plants Michael Barker University of Arizona 10/29/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Distributions of symbiotrophic fungi associated with Ponderosa pine across an anciently fragmented landscape. Elizabeth Bowman School of Plant Sciences 10/22/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Science is for everyone: Making the biggest impact with your science communication. Sarah McAnulty University of Connecticut 10/15/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Physiology of Drought Tolerant Barley: Field Observations and Early Root Development Andrea Carter School of Plant Sciences 10/8/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Polar localized kinases link root cell polarity and tissue patterning Jaimie Van Norman University of California at Riverside 10/1/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
SPLS Faculty Research Overviews Rebecca Mosher & Barry Pryor School of Plant Sciences 9/17/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
SPLS Faculty Research Overviews David Baltrus & Jesse Woodson School of Plant Sciences 9/10/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Recruitment of Microbes to Seeds of an Ethnobotanical Plant of Southern Arizona Tribal Nations Desirae Kissell School of Plant Sciences 5/3/2019 - 3:00pm Marley 230
Abundant phased siRNAs from long, non-coding RNAs in plant reproductive organs Blake Meyers Danforth 4/30/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Moving towards a molecular understanding of graft compatibility, incompatibility, and ultra compatibility Margaret Frank Cornell University 4/26/2019 - 3:00pm Marley 230
Division plane orientation in plant cells Carolyn Rasmussen UC Riverside 4/23/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Mutant PIGS: Analyzing the role of GPI anchor attachment in Male and Female gametophyte function Nicholas Desnoyer School of Plant Sciences 4/16/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Illumina discovery and genomic characterization of ssRNA viruses infecting cotton and palo verde. Sofia Avalar School of Plant Sciences 4/12/2019 - 3:00pm Marley 230
"Phytochrome signaling and the control of photomorphogenesis " Meng Chen UC Riverside 4/9/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230
Growing maize under glass – how our new greenhouse in Marana, AZ will help streamline Bayer Crop Science’s plant breeding programs Matt Lingard Monsanto Agriculture 4/2/2019 - 4:00pm Marley 230