9.00 h Opening
1. Part: Host-fungal interaction (Chair: Antonio DiPietro)
9.15 h C. Zhao, T. van der Lee, P. J.G.M. de Wit, C. Waalwijk and D. Tang
Isolation and characterization of F. graminearum mutants altered in virulence
9.30 h A.-L. Martinez Rocha, M. Woriedh, T. Van Nguyen and W. Schäfer
Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A is a central regulator in Fusarium graminearum.
9.45 h A. Blümke, C. A. Voigt
Brachypodium distachyon: an excellent model for Fusarium graminearum infection in wheat
10.00 h T. Van Nguyen, W. Schäfer and Jörg Bormann
The stress-activated protein kinase FgOS-2 is a key regulator in the life cycle of the cereal pathogen Fusarium graminearum
10.15 h A. Lysenko, E. Janowska-Sejda, M. Urban, L. Bennett, S. Tsoka, C. Rawlings, K. Hammond-Kosack, M. Saqi
Data integration for network based prediction of pathogenicity associated genes in Fusarium graminearum
10.30 h Coffee break
11.00 h J. Menke,Y. Dong and H. C. Kistler
A Role For Tri12p In Trichothecene Accumulation, Toxin Sensitivity And Pathogenicity To Wheat In Fusarium graminearum
11.15 h A. Poli, D. Spadaro and M. L. Gullino
Antagonistic Fusarium oxysporum: pathogenicity gene expression modulated by ectosymbiont bacteria.
11.30 John Ridenour and Burt Bluhm
The HAP complex is a key regulator of growth, morphogenesis, secondary metabolism, and virulence in Fusarium verticillioides.
2. Secondary metabolism (Chair: Bettina Tudzynski)
11.45 h Y.Reyes-Dominguez, S. Boedi, M. Sulyok, G. Wiesenberger, N. Stoppacher, R. Krska, J. Strauss
Heterochromatin influences the secondary metabolite profile in the plant pathogen Fusarium graminearum
12.00 h M. Montibus, E.Zehraoui, F. Forget and C. Barreau
Does Fgap1 regulate Tri gene expression and trichothecene B production in response to oxidative stress in Fusarium graminearum?
12.15 h Valeria Montis
Molecular factors regulating fumonisins biosynthesis in the fungal maize pathogen Fusarium verticillioides
12.30 h P. Wiemann and B. Tudzynski
Distinct control of Fusarium fujikuroi secondary metabolism by light
12.45-14.00 h Lunch
3. Genomics (Chair: Corby Kistler)
14.00 h D. Turrà, S. Tarazona, A. Conesa and A. Di Pietro
RNA-seq analysis of the trans-kingdom pathogen Fusarium oxysporum reveals extensive transcriptional reprogramming during infection of fungal plant and mammalian hosts
14.15 h Christian Sieber, Ulrich Güldener, Martin Münsterkötter
Exploring the genome of Fusarium fujikuroi and related species with emphasis on secondary metabolism gene clusters
14.30 h V. Vagany, J. Peters, D. Barbara
Genotypic analysis of Fusarium oxysporum associated with Allium cepa in the UK including whole genome analysis
14.45 h Li-Jun Ma, S. Zhou, T. Shea, S. Young, H. C. Kistler
The feasibility of studying LS chromosomes in the Fusarium oxysporum species complex using next-gen sequencing technology.
15.00-16.00 h Free discussion on genomic projects and collaborations
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