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Monday, July 23rd

Monday, July 23rd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Grand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Classical Genetics
PCG001July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic Center Genetic Diversity in Pumpkins (Cucurbita sp.) Accessions from Southwest Nigeria Using Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) MarkerPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsBADERINWA-ADEJUMO, Adejoke Olusola; FADAYOMI, IDOWU ENIAFE.Cucurbita,
Accessions
Genetic diversity
Variations
PCG002July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterMaking a Better Kale: Implementing a Novel Genetic Engineering Technique for Brassica oleraceaPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsGebken, Sarah; Mabry, Makenzie; PIRES , JOSEPH CHRIS.CRISPR
Brassica
PCG003July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenetic Basis of Seed Coat Polymorphisms in Lupinus perennisPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsWilson, Rachel; Michaels, Helen.polymorphisms
Anthocyanin
Biochemistry
PCG004July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterVariation in Cyanide Production of White Clover (Trifolium repens) Across a Steep Environmental GradientPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsGomez-Quijano, Maria Jose ; Wright, Sara J.; Olsen, Kenneth M.; Gross, Briana L. .Clover
Hydrogen Cyanide
polymorphism
Adaptation
PCG005July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterflowPloidy: An R Package for determining Genome Size and Ploidy from Flow Cytometry HistogramsPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsSmith, Tyler; Kron, Paul; Martin, Sara.flow cytometry
software
PCG006July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterFunctional characterization of candidate petal fusion genes in Petunia axillarisPoster: Functional Genetics/GenomicsCronin, Paul.Functional genomics
Petunia axillaris
Sympetaly
development
Evolution
VIGS
Monday, July 23rd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Grand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics
PGT001July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterDetecting Differential Gene Expression Linked to Foraging Behavior in Cuscuta harperiPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsWebster, Rebecca.Next generation sequencing
Illumina
Dodder
Cuscuta
Holoparasite
VOC Recognition
Foraging Behavior
PGT002July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenome-wide Identification of Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase (MAP Kinase) Cascade Genes in SunflowerPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsSchweitzer, Sarah; Vachino, Alyssa ; Neupane, Surendra; Fennell, Anne ; Zhou, Ruanbao; Nepal, Madhav.MAP Kinase Gene Family
Abiotic Stress 
Signal Transduction Pathway
MAPK
MAPKK
MAPKKK
Zik
Raf
MEKK
PGT003July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenome-wide Identification of Disease Resistance Genes in Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)Poster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsNeupane, Surendra; Nepal, Madhav.NBS-genes
Sunflower
TNLs
CNLs
RNLs
Phylogeny of R-genes
PGT004July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterEvolutionary Conservation of PBS1 Homologs in PoaceaePoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsAndersen, Ethan; Ali, Shaukat; Byamukama, Emmanuel; Yen, Yang; Nepal, Madhav.Disease Resistance  
Plant Immunity
Grasses
Decoy
Evolutionary Conservation
PGT005July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenome-wide identification of resistant genes in domesticated and wild rice varieties (Oryza spp; Poaceae)Poster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsAllasi Canales , Nataly Olivia.NBS-LRR
Oryza
positive selection
R gene phylogeny
PGT006July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterIdentifying Gene Candidates of the Shikonin Biosynthesis Pathway in the Chinese Medicinal Plant Lithospermum erythrorhizonPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsAuber, Robert; Crook, Joseph; Widhalm, Joshua; Wisecaver, Jennifer.Specialized Metabolite
De novo Transcriptome
Differential Expression Analysis
PGT007July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterAssessing Contemporary Evolution in Helianthus annuus using RNA-SeqPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsSpear, Marissa M.; Etterson, Julie; Gross, Briana.RNA-Seq
Evolution
Resurrection
Helianthus
PGT008July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterMethylation repatterning in the endosperm and embryo of interploid Mimulus hybridsPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsLawrence , Amelia H; Kinser, Taliesin; Puzey, Joshua.Methylation
Endosperm
Hybridization
Polyploid
Interploid
Mimulus
PGT009July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterDifferential gene expression linked to a reversion from dioecy to gynodioecy in Carica papaya Poster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsChae, Taylor; Harkess, Alex; Moore, Rich.Quantitative Genetics
Evolution
Differential Expression Analysis
PGT010July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterComparative transcriptomics and Selection of Differentially Expressed Genes in Drought-Shocked Mentzelia (Loasaceae)Poster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsWiggins, Raegan; Devitt, Jessica; Schenk, John.Differential Expression Analysis
drought
Adaptive response
Mentzelia
Natural Selection
Transcriptome evolution
Expression variance and evolution model
Xerophytes
Loasaceae
PGT011July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterMachine learning approaches for the inference of WGDs from gene age distributionsPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsTrostle, Alex; Goyal, Anshu; Galuska, Sally; Reardon, Chris; Tiley, George; Ellis, Jake; Li, Zheng; Sutherland, Brittany; Barker, Michael.Polyploidy
Genomics
Machine Learning
WGD
paleopolyploidy
gene duplication
PGT012July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterLTR_retriever: a highly accurate and sensitive program for identification of LTR retrotransposonsPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsOu, Shujun; Jiang, Ning.LTR retrotransposon
LTR_retriever
transposable element
genome annotation
Evolution
PGT013July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterIntragenomic variation of ribosomal genes and evidence of concerted evolution in the opportunistic pathogen CandidaPoster: Comparative Genomics/TranscriptomicsBuchheim, Mark; Alanagreh, Lo'ai.Candida
Chlamydomonas
Haematococcus
concerted evolution
parasexuality
intragenomic variation
ITS2
Monday, July 23rd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Grand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Hybrids and Hybrization
PHH001July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterThe pollination biology of hybrids of Echinacea simulata and Echinacea paradoxaPoster: Hybrids and HybridizationStumbo, Joseph; Krakos, Kyra.Echinacea simulata
Echinacea paradoxa
Pollination biology
Hybridization 
PHH002July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterSoyabean and possible drawbacks associated with latest GMOs and HybridesPoster: Hybrids and HybridizationSharma, Meenakshi.Soyabean
health
 GMOs
Hybrids
Wild relatives
PHH003July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterIncongruence of nuclear and plastid markers supports the hybrid origin of the edaphic endemic Packera mancosana (Asteraceae: Senecioneae) in southwestern ColoradoPoster: Hybrids and HybridizationMcCauley, Ross; Swindell, Emily; Tabb, Stacey.Asteraceae
edaphic
endemic
Hybridization
Colorado
Monday, July 23rd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Grand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Population Genetics/Genomics
PPG001July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterChloroplast genome analyses and genomic resource development for epilithic sister genera Oresitrophe and Mukdenia (Saxifragaceae), using genome skimming dataPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsLiu, Luxian; Wang, Yuewen; He, Peizi; Lee, Joongku; Li, Pan; Soltis, Douglas; Fu, Chengxin.Chloroplast genome
cp hotspot
East Asia
population genetics
SSR
PPG002July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterConservation genetics of Phlox hirsuta, a threatened serpentine speciesPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsCohen, Jim; Ruane, Lauren.Phlox
Polemoniaceae
Serpentine
Conservation
California
PPG003July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterMechanism of Flower Patterning in PlantsPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsZheng, Xingyu; Puzey, Joshua; Cooley, Arielle.pigment patterning 
population genetics
Hybridization
reaction diffusion kinatics
PPG004July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterPopulation genetic differentiation and adaptive evolution between populations of different altitude of Juniperus formosana HayataPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsChiang, Yu-Chung; Pan, Ching- Wen ; Hsu, Tsai-Wen .genetic differentiation
Juniperus formosana
 adaptive evolution
Adaptation
PPG005July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterPhytochemical and genetic analysis of American mayapplePoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsUmali, Johann; Obae, Samuel.Podophyllotoxin
HPLC
SSR
Mandrake
PPG006July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterProject Baseline: the resurrection is comingPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsEtterson, Julie; Mazer, Susan; Franks, Steven; Weis, Arthur; Shaw, Ruth.Resurrection approach
contemporary evolution
population genetics
seed bank
PPG007July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterPopulation structure and local adaptation in Tephrosia virginiana (Fabaceae)Poster: Population Genetics/GenomicsJoines, Jason Paul; Cooper, Elizabeth A.; DeWalt, Saara J.; Walker, Joan L..Landscape genomics
local adaptation
herbaceous plants
longleaf pine
PPG008July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterAssessing the genetic diversity of native and non-native Phragmites (common reed) in WisconsinPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsBautzmann, Rachel; Pesch, Jared; Murphy, Brandon; Tippery, Nicholas.Phragmites
invasive plants
wetland ecology
population genetics
microsatellites
PPG009July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterDelineating Taxa within the Sweet Pitcher Plant Species Complex: Maybe Not so Sweet?Poster: Population Genetics/GenomicsMcNair , Mason C; Leebens-Mack, Jim.Carnivorous Plants
population genetics
Systematics
Taxonomy
Morphometrics
Speciation
Hybridization
PPG010July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenetic Relationships and Polyploid Origins in The Lippia alba polyploid complex (Mill.) N.E. Brown (Verbenaceae)Poster: Population Genetics/GenomicsLopes , Juliana; Mavrodiev, Evgeny; Carvalho, Humberto Henrique; Zorzatto, Cristiane; Azevedo, Ana Luisa; Machado, Marco Antonio; Gitzendanner, Matt; Soltis, Douglas; SOLTIS, PAMELA S.; Viccini, Lyderson.Lippia alba
microsatellites
nuclear genes
plastid genes
Polyploid
Verbenaceae
PPG011July 23rd 5:30 pmGrand Ballroom - Exhibit Hall/Mayo Civic CenterGenetic and phenotypic diversity in a halophytic grassPoster: Population Genetics/GenomicsGoad, David.halophyte
Hybridization
salt stress
ionomics
population genomics

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