Thursday, November 16, 2006: 8:10 AM
Indiana Conv. Center, Room 208-209, Second Floor
313: Gene Introgression and MarkerAssisted Breeding
Sponsor:C01 Crop Breeding & Genetics
Presiding:Kristin Mercer, The Ohio State Univ, Dept of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
8:10 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:15 AMIncreased Potential of Crop Gene Introgression into Wild Populations Under Stress. 
Kristin Mercer, The Ohio State University, Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Donald L. Wyse, Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Minnesota, David Andow, Department of Entomology, University of Minnesota, Ruth G. Shaw, University of Minnesota, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
8:30 AMDevelopment of High Throughput Functional DNA Markers Based on Gene Families. 
Jinfa Zhang, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Mingxiong Pang, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Chen Niu, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Wu Wang, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Fei Wang, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Danielle Miranda, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Jessica Curtiss, NMSU Plant & Enivromental Sciences, Youlu Yuan, China Cotton Research Institute, Shuxun Yu, China Cotton Research Institute
8:45 AMGenetic Approaches to Enhance Provitamins A and Total Carotenoid in Maize Grain. 
Torbert Rocheford, AW-101 Turner Hall, Robyn Stevens, AW-101 Turner Hall
9:00 AMGenetic and QTL Analysis of Pericarp Thickness and Ear Inflorescence Architecture in South Korean Waxy Corn Germplasm.
Eunsoo Choe, University of Illinois, Torbert Rocheford, AW-101 Turner Hall
9:15 AMTowards Marker Assisted Breeding for Persistent Red Clover (Trifolium pratense L.).
Roland Kölliker, Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station ART, Doris Herrmann, Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station ART, Beat Boller, Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station ART, Franco Widmer, Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon Research Station ART
9:30 AMBreak
9:45 AMTwo QTLs with large effects on yield under drought stress in rice. 
Gary Atlin, International Rice Research Institute, Jerome Bernier, International Rice Research Institute, Venuprasad Ramaiah, International Rice Research Institute, Arvind Kumar, International Rice Research Institute, Renee Lafitte, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Jill Cairns, International Rice Research Institute, Rachid Serraj, International Rice Research Institute
10:00 AMConfirmation of Soybean Fatty Acid Modifier QTL. 
Catherine N. Nyinyi, University of Tennessee, Fred L. Allen, University of Tennessee, Dean A. Kopsell, University of Tennessee, Carl E. Sams, University of Tennessee, Vincent R. Pantalone, University of Tennessee
10:15 AMSoybean QTL for Yield and Yield Components Associated with Glycine soja Alleles. 
Dandan Li, University of Kentucky, Todd Pfeiffer, 329 Plant Science Building
10:30 AMSeed Protein and Oil QTL Mapping in Three Backcross Soybean Populations. 
Sarah J. Schultz, Univ. of Illinois, Randall L. Nelson, USDA-ARS/Univ. of Illinois
10:45 AMAdjourn

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