Location & Time

Cameron Williams Lecture Hall, Room 101 Plant Science Building

Mondays, 3:00-4:00 PM (unless specified otherwise)


Schedule

Spring 2018

Date

Speaker

Title

Feb 22

(Thurs)

1:00 PM

Ms. Juliana Soares, PhD candidate, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Role of Glycerol-3-Phosphate Permease in Plant Defense

Feb 26

Dr. Lisa Vaillancourt, Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Two Heads Are Better Than One! -- An Overview of the Dual Degree Program Operated by the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of Kentucky, and the Departamento de Fitopatologia at Universidade Federal de Viçosa.

Mar 12

Spring break

 

Mar 19

Dr. Aardra Kachroo, Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Pathogen Effector Targets and Their Involvement in the Soybean Defense Response

Mar 26

Dr. Emily Pfeufer, Assistant Extension Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

New Developments in an Old Pathosystem: Frogeye Leaf Spot of Tobacco

Apr 2

Ms. Rebekah Ellsworth, PhD candidate, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Clonal Variation in Effector Gene Expression as a Mechanism for Adaptation in Magnaporthe oryzae

Apr 9

Mr. Fan Xia, PhD candidate, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Understanding the Sweet Immunity In Plants

Apr 16

Ms. Melissa Molho, PhD candidate, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

The Actin Network Facilitates the Recruitment of the ATP Generating Glycolytic Enzyme PGK1 into the Viral Replicase Complex.

Apr 23

Ms. Paulina Alatriste, PhD candidate, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

A Novel Antiviral Role of an Essential Chromatin-associated Cellular Protein in Tombusvirus Replication in Yeast and Plants

Apr 30

Finals week