Here is an updated schedule for the Colletotrichum Meeting that will be held immediately following the Fungal Genetics Meeting at Asilomar
SCHEDULE FOR THE COLLETOTRICHUM MEETING
9:00-9:30 Michael Thon, Lisa Vaillancourt
The Colletotrichum genome project.
9:30-9:55 Richard Oâ€™Connell
The Colletotrichum higginsianum-Arabidopsis pathosystem as a model for studying fungal biotrophy and plant susceptibility
9:55-10:20 Bernard Dumas
Pathogen effectors and plant immunity in Colletotrichum-legume interactions
10:40-11:05 Yasuyuki Kubo
The Colletotrichum lagenarium ClaSSD1 gene is essential for infection by circumventing host defense responses
11:05-11:30 Yoshitaka Takano
Nonhost resistance in Arabidopsis-Colletotrichum interactions
11:30-11:55 Saurabh Kulshrethsa
The role of glycerol metabolism in the Colletotrichum higginsianum-Arabidopsis interaction
1:00-1:25 Weihua Tang
The application of laser microdissection to in planta gene expression profiling of the maize anthracnose stalk rot fungus Colletotrichum graminicola.
1:25-1:50 Stefan Wirsel
The YSST screen identifies secreted proteins of the corn pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola.
1:50-2:15 Yong Hwan Lee
Functional Genomics Initiatives for Colletotrichum acutatum
2:15-2:40 Dov Prusky
Factors modulating pathogenicity of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides under alkaline conditions.
3:00-3:25 June Simpson
Development of a molecular marker based genetic linkage map for Colletotrichum lindemuthianum.
3:25-3:50 Prasad Sreenivasaprasad
Molecular analysis of population diversity and pathogenicity in Colletotrichum acutatum
3:50-4:15 Joanne Crouch
Striking a balance between phylogenetic history, character diagnosis and rank-based systems of taxonomical nomenclature in the genus Colletotrichum.
4:15-5:15 Discussion of the future of the Colletotrichum group, including genome annotation, taxonomy initiatives, Colletotrichum web site, etc.