International workshop on metal and metalloids in plants

International workshop on metal and metalloids in plants

A Joint Usage/Research Center sponsored workshop will be held on July-10, 2015 at IPSR Kurashiki Campus. Registration is possible on site. Please join us!

Workshop program:

13:30 Fangjie Zhao (Rothamsted Research/Nanjing Agricultural University)
Arsenic biogeochemical cycling from soil to plant

14:10 Naoki Yamaji (IPSR)
Role of OsABCC1 in node in preventing arsenic accumulation in rice grain

14:35 Fenglin Deng (IPRS)
Detection of novel QTL controlling Cd accumulation in rice

15:00 Coffee Break

15:20 Nathalie Verbruggen (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
Arabidopsis COPPER MODIFIED RESISTANCE 1 (CMR1) gene is essential for growth adaptation to stress and required for mitotic onset control

16:00 Luqing Zheng (Nanjing Agricultural University)
Alternative splicing regulated by mineral nutrition stress in rice

16:25 Daisei Ueno (Kochi Univ.)
Molecular mechanism of Mn tolerance in rice

16:50 Closing remarks