2nd Cytokinin Meeting Berlin 2012

Cytokinin metabolism, signaling and funktion, all participants

Cytokinin metabolism, signaling and funktion, all participants

Cytokinin Metabolism, Signaling and Function, July 8-10, 2012

- Program -


Venue - if not otherwise indicated - Botanical Museum, Lecture Hall, Königin-Luise-Str. 6-8

 

July 8, 2012

18:00   Get together and registration at “Luise”, Königin-Luise-Str. 40-42

July 9, 2012

8:00-9:00

 

Registration

9:00-9:15

Thomas Schmülling
DCPS, Freie Universtität Berlin

Welcome and introduction

Metabolism of cytokinin
Chair: Lucie Szüčová

9:15-9:30

Hitoshi Sakakibara
RIKEN Plant Science Center, Yokohama

Cytokinin biosynthesis: new findings and remained questions

9:30-9:45

Takatoshi Kiba
RIKEN Plant Science Center, Yokohama

The trans-zeatin-type cytokinin is indispensable for shoot growth regulation in Arabidopsis

9:45-10.00

Ann-Cathrin Lindner
Universität Hamburg

Functional ipt1 knockout in Physcomitrella patens reveals unexpected diversity in cytokinin biosynthesis in basal land plants

10:00-10:15

Vaclav Motyka
Institute of Experimental Botany, Prague

Are cis-zeatins outsiders among cytokinins?

10:15-10:30

Tomáš Werner
DCPS, Freie Universität Berlin

New aspects of cytokinin homeostasis regulation

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-11:15

David Kopečný
Palacký University, Olomouc

Structure-function study on enzymes connected to cytokinin metabolism - nucleoside N-ribohydrolases and aldehyde dehydrogenases

11:15-11:30

Ondřej Novák
Palacký University, Olomouc

A new approach for cytokinin isolation from Arabidopsis tissues using miniaturized purification: pipette tip solid-phase extraction

Cytokinin signalling
Chair: Mathias Brault

11:30-11:45

Alexander Heyl
DCPS, Freie Universität Berlin

Phylogenetic analysis reveals new subfamily of cytokinin receptors

11:45-12:00

Michael Hothorn
Friedrich-Miescher-Laboratory, Tübingen

The crystal structure of the AHK4 sensor domain: molecular insights into cytokinin recognition and receptor activation

12:00-12:15

Georgy Romanov
Institute of Plant Physiology, Moscow

Ligand-binding properties of cytokinin receptors

12:15-12:30

Sergey Lomin
Institute of Plant Physiology, Moscow

Subcellular localization of cytokinin receptors

12:30-14:00 Lunch and Poster session
14:00 Meeting in the foyer for the group photo

14:30-14:45

Eric Schaller
Dartmouth College, Hanover

Transcriptional regulation of the cytokinin response in Arabidopsis

14:45-15:00

Aaron Rashotte
Auburn University College,

Cytokinin regulation of cytokinin response factors and other transcripts in tomato and Arabidopsis

15:00-15:15

David Weiss
Hebrew University Jerusalem, Rehovot

Class I TCPs modulate cytokinin responses in Arabidopsis and tomato

15:15-15:30

Jan Hejatko
Masaryk University, Brno

Multistep phosphorelay in Arabidopsis: signal integration and specificity

15:30-15:45

Jian Feng
Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Beijing

Nitric oxide-regulated cytokinin signaling

Functions of cytokinin in biotic and abiotic stress
Chair: Wolfram Brenner

15:45-16:00

Ildoo Hwang
Pohan University, Pohang

Cytokinin action in plant immunity

16:15-16:30

Cris Argueso
Colorado State University, Fort Collins

The interplay between cytokinin and salicylic acid signalling coordinates plant immunity in Arabidopsis

16:30-17:00 Coffee break

17:00-17:15

Muhammad Naseem
Universität Würzburg

Modeling  the impact of cytokinin signaling on plant immune networks

17:15-17:30

Thomas Roitsch
University of Graz

Cytokinins mediate resistance against Pseudomonas syringae in tobacco through increased phytoalexin synthesis

17:30-17:45

Rie Nishiyama
RIKEN Plant Science Center, Yokohama

Negative regulatory role of cytokinins in drought and salt stress responses

17:45-18:00

Radomira Vankova
Institute of Experimental Botany, Prague

Cytokinin functions in Arabidopsis response to heat stress targeted either to leaves, roots or whole plants

18:00-18:15

Bretislav Brzobohaty
Mendel University, Brno

Cytokinin: on the crossroads to temperature perception?

18:15-18:30

Silvia Nitschke
DCPS, Freie Universität Berlin

Cytokinin regulates numerous aspects of the stress response under high light

18:45 - Barbecue at Applied Genetics (Albrecht-Thaer-Weg 6)

t.b.a.

Alexander Heyl

Satelliten-Meeting "Naming of genes" 30-45 min

July 10, 2012

Functions of cytokinin in development
Chair: Jose O’Brien

9:15-9:30

Bruno Müller
University of Zurich

Improving the synthetic cytokinin sensor

9:30-9:45

Chia-Yi Cheng
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

The roles of cytokinin in female gametophyte development

9:45-10:00

Elliot Meyerowitz
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena

Cytokinins in the shoot apical meristem

10:00-10:15

Jan Lohmann
Universität Heidelberg,

Probing the molecular function of A-type ARRs

10:15-10:30

Yuval Eshed
Weizmann Institute, Rehovot

TCPs, chromatin and CK responses

10:30-10:45

Saiko Yoshida
Wageningen University

Role of cytokinin on organ initiation

10:45-11:15  Coffee break Chair: Ioanna Antoniadi

11:15-11:30

Naomi Ori
Hebrew University Jerusalem, Rehovot

Cytokinin in tomato leaf development

11:30-11:45

Colin Turnbull
Imperial College London

Spatial and genetic control of cytokinin status in relation to strigolactones and plant architecture

11:45-12:00

Hanna Help
University of Helsinki

The quest for novel genes and hormonal components regulating vascular morphogenesis in Arabidopsis primary root

12:00-12:15

Bo Ren
Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Beijing

A novel Arabidopsis gene regulates root vascular development by modulating cytokinin signaling

12:15-12:30

Eva Benkova
VIB, Ghent

Multilevel regulation of polar auxin transport by cytokinin

12:30-12:45

Karin Ljung
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umea

Cytokinin-auxin interaction during Arabidopsis root development

12:45-13:00

Florian Frugier
Institut des Sciences du Végétal (ISV) CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette

Cytokinin pathways regulating Medicago truncatula symbiotic nodule development

13:00-14:30   Lunch and poster session
Chair: Eswar Ramireddy

14:30-14:45

Walter Dewitte
University of Cardiff

Cytokinins and D-type cyclins, up or downstream

14:45-15:00

Christian Hardtke
University of Lausanne

The ABCs of BRX: caught between auxin, brassinosteroid and cytokinin

Application of cytokinin research

15:00-15:15

Isabel Bartrina/Elisabeth Otto
DCPS, Freie Universität Berlin

Exploring the role of cytokinin in regulating seed yield in Brassica napus

15:15-15:30

Lukas Spichal
Palacký University, Olomouc

Studies of cytokinin function using chemical biology

15:30-15:45

Petr Galuszka
Palacký University, Olomouc

Transgenic alteration of cytokinin metabolism in order to improve agricultural traits of barley

15:45-16:15

Miroslav Kaminek
Institute of Experimental Botany, Prague

Metabolic regulation of cytokinin/auxin ratios  during development of wheat caryopses

16:15-16:30

Hans Motte
University College Gent

Phenyl-adenine identified in a shoot regeneration-based chemical screen, acts as a weak cytokinin with strong biological activity

16:30-17:00

All

Open questions in cytokinin biology

17:00-17:15

Thomas Schmülling
DCPS, Freie Universität Berlin

Concluding remarks

t.b.a.

Alexander Heyl

Satelliten-Meeting "Naming of genes" 30-45 min

Dahlem Research School
EPSO
CRC 973