4th Training School

Wednesday 16th Oct

09.00 – 09.15      Welcome and introductions, Gabi Krczal (RLP AgroScience, Germany)

 

09.15 – 10.15      Exogenous application of RNA molecules in plants, Athanasios Dalakouras (University of Thessaly, Greece)

 

10.15 – 11.00      Exogenous RNA applications, chances and limitations, Michael Wassenegger (RLP AgroScience, Germany)

 

11.00 – 11.30      Coffee

 

11.30 – 12.15      High pressure spraying and genome editing, Veli Vural Uslu (RLP AgroScience, Germany)

 

12.15 – 13.00    Small RNAs in plant protection and natural cross-kingdom communication, Ena Šečić (Giessen University, Germay) 

13.00 – 14.00      Lunch

Demonstrations and Practical Part I

 

14.00 – 16.00      High pressure spraying of small interfering RNAs (siRNAs) to induce silencing in Nicotiana benthamiana plants, Veli Vural Uslu (RLP AgroScience, Germany)

 

16.00 – 17.00      Technical details and Discussion

 

Thursday 17th Oct 09.00 - 17.30

 

Demonstrations and Practical Part II

 

09.00 – 11.00      Drilling and a petiole absorption method, Athanasios Dalakouras (University of Thessaly, Greece)

 

11.00 – 12.00      Technical details and Discussion

 

12.00 – 12.45      Approval of RNA-based plant protection products, Achim Gathmann (Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food Safety (BVL), Germay)

 

12.45 - 13.00       Final Remarks and Closing, Gabi Krczal (RLP AgroScience, Germany)

APPLICATION OF RNA MOLECULES: PHOTO