Academic Year 2020/2021

Semester I
OCTOBER 2020 - FEBRUARY 2021

6 October:

  • Waldemar Ulaszewski - "Transfer of chromatin of wild goatgrasses (Aegilops sp.) carrying genes responsible for resistance to leaf rust into triticale (× Triticosecale Wittmack) using chromosome manipulations"

20 October:

  • Adam Augustyniak - "Fizjologiczne i molekularne podstawy hartowania na mróz form introgresywnych życicy wielokwiatowej (Lolium multiflorum Lam.) i kostrzewy trzcinowej (Festuca arundinacea Schreb.)"

3 November:

  • “Coronaviruses 101: Focus on Molecular Virology” In this video, UC Berkeley professor and IGI Investigator Britt Glaunsinger, PhD, explains the evolution, genetics, and virulence of coronaviruses.

17 November:

  • Katarzyna Lechowicz - "Funkcjonowanie aparatu fotosyntetycznego oraz systemu antyoksydacyjnego traw kompleksu Lolium-Festuca w warunkach suszy"

1 December:

  • Urszula Talar - "Overexpression and knockout of StBBX4 gene in potato"
  • Soham Mukhopadhyay- "Characterization of a putative chitin binding protein from Plasmodiophora brassicae"

15 December:

  • Pankaj Kumar - "The pea plant (Pisum sativum L.) response on the gene level to Peyronella pinodes (Chilvers, J.D., Rogers & Peever 2009), the cause of Ascochyta blight"
  • Juan Camilo Cabezas Ochoa - "Understanding the molecular interaction of Arabidopsis thaliana with Plasmodiophora brassicae through a genome-wide association stud"

19 January:

  • Katarzyna Czepiel - "Towards understanding of lupin alkaloids accumulation: monitoring expression profiles of RAP2-7 transcription factor across the organs of narrow-leafed lupin"
  • Klaudia Grądzka - "The function of the StBBX22 protein in the regulation of flowering time in cultivated potato"

4 February:

  • prof. dr hab. Beata Hasiów-Jaroszewska - "Innovative tools for the detection of plant viruses" - kierownik Zakładu Wirusologii i Bakteriologii Instytutu Ochrony Roślin – PIB