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Monday, July 27th

Monday, July 27th, 8:00 am to 1:30 pm · Salon 13/14/The Shaw Conference Centre
Session 7: Contributed Papers: Biotic and Abiotic Stress:Contributed Papers Oral Presentations Morning Session
Presiding: Perrin Beatty, University of Alberta
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7001July 27th 8:00 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreVulnerability of rice growing areas to saltwater intrusion
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Oral PaperSanches, Michelle; Meyer, Rachel.Climate
sea level
Agriculture
Salinity
Abiotic stress
7002July 27th 8:15 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreUreide Metabolism Following Drought Stress in Arabidopsis
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Oral PaperIrani, Solmaz; Todd, Christopher D..Ureides
drought
Arabidopsis
Stress response
7003July 27th 8:30 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreCarbon Isotope Discrimination (CID) as a rapid screening tool for water use efficiency (WUE) in canola
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Oral PaperSlaski, Jan; Anyia, Anthony; Capo-Chichi, Ludovic; Gingera, Gregory; Degenhardt, Rory.water use efficiency
Carbon isotope discrimination
Canola
breeding
7004July 27th 8:45 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreToxicity of Sulfate and Sulfide in Hydroponically-Grown Wild Rice (Zizania palustris) Seedlings
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Oral PaperTuominen, L.K.; Fort, Douglas J.; Mathis, Michael B.; Walker, Rachel; Hansel, Mike; Hall, Scott; Richards, Robin; Grattan, S.R.; Anderson, Kurt.Zizania palustris
sulfate
sulfide
chloride
osmotic stress
iron
root zone hypoxia
toxicology
7005July 27th 9:00 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreImproved photosynthetic performance during severe drought in Nicotiana tabacum overexpressing a non-energy conserving respiratory electron sink
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Oral PaperDahal, Keshav; Martyn, Greg; Vanlerberghe, Greg.Photosynthesis
Respiration in the light
Mitochondrial alternative oxidase
drought
Nicotiana tabacum
7006July 27th 9:15 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreLarge scale metabolite and transcript analysis revealed a complex modulation of berry secondary metabolism under severe water deficit in white grapes (Vitis vinifera L.)
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Oral PaperCastellarin, Simone Diego; Wong, Darren C. J.; Savoi, Stefania; Miculan, Mara; Peterlunger, Enrico; Mattivi, Fulvio.Abiotic stress
Fruit
secondary metabolites
Irrigation
grapevine
7007July 27th 9:30 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreEffects of drought acclimation on drought stress resistance in potato (Solanum tuberosum) genotypes
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Oral PaperBanik, Pankaj Kumar.drought
Acclimation
Potato
July 27th 9:45 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreBreak
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7009July 27th 10:15 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreSeed set, pollen morphology, and pollen surface composition response to heat stress in field pea
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Oral PaperJiang, Yunfei; Lahlali, Rachid; Karunakaran, Chithra; Davis, Arthur; Bueckert, Rosalind.Field pea
seed set
pollen morphology
pollen surface composition
7010July 27th 10:30 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreSome like it hot: Transcriptional regulation of a cyanobacterial RNA helicase
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Oral PaperBrand, Logan A.; Owttrim, George W..
7011July 27th 10:45 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreAssociation of an abiotic stress-induced RNA helicase with the thylakoid membrane
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Oral PaperWhitford, Denise S.; Rosana, Albert Remus R.; Owttrim, George W..temperature stress
RNA Helicase
cyanobacteria
Thylakoid Membrane
Polysome
RNA Degradosome
7012July 27th 11:00 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreHeat stress affects reproductive growth and auxin response in pea (Pisum sativum L.)
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Oral PaperKaur, Harleen; Ozga, Jocelyn A.; Reinecke, Dennis M..Heat stress
fruit development
auxin
pea
7013July 27th 11:15 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreA step ahead: Improving alfalfa for biomass and environmental stresses
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Oral PaperArshad, Muhammad; Gruber, Margaret; Hannoufa, Abdelali.alfalfa
biomass
stress tolerance
physiology
Molecular markers
7014July 27th 11:30 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreWhere did the water go? Mapping ice migration and regions of damage in winter cereal crowns during freezing stress
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Oral PaperWillick, Ian R.; Fowler, Brian; Tanino, Karen.freezing
Acclimation
winter wheat
crown
7015July 27th 11:45 amSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreChemical priming can attenuate chilling-induced anthocyanin accumulation
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Oral PaperHiiback, Katrina; Stokes, Michael; Mahtani, Trisha; Campbell, Malcolm M..Abiotic stress
priming
chemical genomics
Anthocyanin
chilling response
Arabidopsis thaliana
Monday, July 27th, 1:45 pm to 4:45 pm · Salon 13/14/The Shaw Conference Centre
Session 20: Contributed Papers: Biotic and Abiotic Stress:Contributed Papers Oral Presentations Afternoon Session
Presiding: George Owttrim, University of Alberta
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20001July 27th 1:45 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreChemical stimuli shape early seedling growth and development in Arabidopsis under nitrogen limitation
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Oral PaperNaik, Eshan; Campbell, Malcolm M..Abiotic stress
chemical genomics
Acclimation
Arabidopsis thaliana
nitrogen limitation
20002July 27th 2:00 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreUreide Metabolism in Response to Cadmium Stress in Arabidopsis
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Oral PaperNourimand, Maryam; Todd, Christopher D..Ureides
environmental stress
Purine
stress tolerance
Nitrogen Assimilation
20003July 27th 2:15 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreThe Role of Ureides during Abiotic Stress
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Oral PaperSouter, Jodi R.; Todd, Christopher D..Ureide
Abiotic stress
reactive oxygen species
Allantoin
Uric Acid
20004July 27th 2:30 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreMapping Complex Traits in Plants: Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Barley as a Case Study
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Oral PaperBeatty, Perrin; Good, Allen.Nitrogen use efficiency
plant functional trait
barley
Metabolites
QTL mapping
20005July 27th 2:45 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreEvaluating the role of mitochondrial alternative oxidase during nitrogen assimilation
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Oral PaperMartyn, Greg; Hayes, Fallon; Vanlerberghe, Greg.Nitrogen Assimilation
Alternative Oxidase
Respiration
July 27th 3:00 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreBreak
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20007July 27th 3:45 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreInvestigating the role of plant mitochondria in NO synthesis and signalling
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Oral PaperAlber, Nicole; Sivanesan, Hampavi; Vanlerberghe, Greg.Nitric Oxide
Mitochondrial alternative oxidase
Antimycin A
Myxothiazol
20008July 27th 4:00 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreConvergent signaling through the redox status of the electron transport chain regulates abiotic stress gene expression in a hierarchical fashion
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Oral PaperOwttrim, George; Lewis, Allison; Chamot, Danuta; Li Ling, Lo; Horn, Collin J..redox regulated expression
cyanobacteria
RNA Helicase
Abiotic stress
convergent signaling
20009July 27th 4:15 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreDevelopment of a Eutrema salsugineum-Pseudomonas syringae pathosystem to investigate disease resistance in an extremophile model plant
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Oral PaperCarella, Philip; Yeo, May T.S.; Fletcher, Jean; Champigny, Marc; Weretilnyk, Elizabeth A.; Cameron, Robin K..Eutrema salsugineum
Pseudomonas syringae
Pathosystem
plant diseases
Extremophile
20010July 27th 4:30 pmSalon 13/14/The Shaw Conference CentreThe underutilized potential of mechanical engineering analyses in botany research
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Oral PaperRobertson, Daniel; Julias, Margaret; Lee, Shien Yang; Cook, Douglas.biomechanics
Mechanical Stress
Abiotic stress
engineering
Corn

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