Presentations Ghent

iPLANTA COST Action CA15223, Workshop on "Biosafety issues associated with RNAi", 6-7 SEPTEMBER 2017

AUTHORS ORAL PRESENTATION
X. ZHOU, B.D.SIEGFRIED (University of Kentucky, University of Florida)

LESSONS AND PERSPECTIVES FROM THE EARLY-TIER RISK ASSESSMENT OF TRANSGENIC RNAI PLANTS ON NON-TARGET ARTHROPODS (Invited lecture)

J. B. SWEET (JT Environmental Consultants, UK) INTRODUCTION TO RNAi RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN RELATION TO INVERTEBRATES AND CROPS
S. HALLER, F. WIDMER, B.D. SIEGFRIED, X. ZHOU, J. ROMEIS (Agroscope, CH; University of Florida, USA; University of Kentucky, USA) SUSCEPTIBILITY OF TWO LADYBIRD SPECIES TO DSRNA TARGETING THE VATPASE A OF THE WESTERN CORN ROOTWORM
I. URRU, O. CHRISTIAENS, G. SMAGGHE, S. ARPAIA (ENEA, IT;  Ghent University, BE)

ds RNAi EXTRACTS TARGETING THE CLATHRIN GENE OF COLORADO POTATO BEETLE HAVE NO ACUTE TOXIC EFFECTS ON THE NON-TARGET PREDATOR Chrysoperla carnea

B. ALSHUKRI, H. ABD EL HALIM, A.M. R. GATEHOUSE, M. EDWARDS. (Newcastle University, UK; Benha University, ET) dsRNA TOWARDS VOLTAGE GATED ION CHANNELS CAUSE MORTALITY IN Tribolium castaneum BUT ARE NOT DETRIMENTAL TO Apis mellifera SURVIVAL OR IMMUNITY
W.JARAUSCH, M.RUNNE, M.WASSENEGGER, g.KRZCAL (ALPLANTA – Institute For Plant Research, DE)

RNAi-MEDIATED CONTROL OF SPOTTED WING DROSOPHILA (Drosophila suzukii): EFFICACY CHALLENGES AND BIOSAFETY CONSIDERATIONS 

J. POLÁK, J. K. KUNDU, P. KOMÍNEK, T. NEUBAUEROVÁ, R. SCORZA (Crop Research Institute, CZ; USDA-ARS, USA) Monilia sp. INFECTION WEAKENS RESISTANCE OF TRANSGENIC PLUM Prunus domestica L., cv. HoneySweet TO THE PLUM POX VIRUS
OLIVIER CHRISTIAENS (Ghent University) RNAi AS AN INSECT PEST CONTROL STRATEGY: BIOSAFETY CONSIDERATIONS
Z. MARTINEZ, O. CHRISTIAENS, M. GOMEZ TARDAJOS, P.DUBRUEL, G. SMAGGHE (Ghent University) CONFOCAL MICROSCOPY ANALYSIS OF POLYMER-COATED DSRNA UPTAKE IN LEPIDOPTERA MIDGUT CELLS
Á. Gallé, K. Takács, J. Csiszár, J. Györgyey, J.Kiss (University of Szeged, HU; Szent István University, Gödöllő, HU)

WOUNDING AND WATER STRESS ALTERS LATERAL ROOT FORATION VIA MIRNA REGULATED NETWORK: SOME INTERESTING MIRNAS IN Brachypodium distachyon: CONTRIBUTION TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL RISK ASSESSMENT OF RNAi BASED PLANTS

I. ZAGRAI, L. ZAGRAI, M. RAVELONANDRO, R. SCORZA, Z. JAKAB, G. GUZU (Fruit Research Station, RO; INRA, FR)

PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT ON THE POTENTIAL REDUCTION OF TREATMENTS WITH INSECTICIDES FOR APHIDS BY USING RNAi TECHNOLOGY IN PLUM AGAINST PLUM POX VIRUS

J. PEJIN, V. TUMBAS ŠAPONJAC, A. FIŠTEŠ, J. VULIĆ, M. PRIBIĆ (University of Novi Sad, SRB) ENGINEERING NUTRIENT CONTENT IN PLANTS THROUGH RNAi
M. RAVELONANDRO, I. ZAGRAI, L. ZAGRAI, R. SCORZA, A. CALLAHAN, C. DARDI CK, P. BRIARD (INRA, FR; Fruit Research Station, RO; USDA-ARS, USA)

ARE THERE ANY ISSUES IN EATING FRUITS BEARING EITHER RNAi OR VIRUS?

Antje Dietz-Pfeilstetter (Julius Kühn-Institut, de) 

WORKSHOP: BIOSAFETY ISSUES ASSOCIATED WITH RNAI MEETING OF WG 3: PLANNING FUTURE ACTIVITIES