Sol2010 | Welcome to SOL 2010 | The James Hutton Institute

Abstracts from oral and poster presentations are below.

Sessions at the conference were:

  • SOL Biodiversity and Evolution
  • Plant Growth and Development
  • SOL Genomes
  • Biotic Stress
  • Abiotic stress
  • Translational Genomics and Molecular Breeding
  • Informatics and Computational Biology
  • Tools and Emerging Technologies
  • Parallel sessions: (Tomato, potato, pepper, tobacco, coffee etc)
  • Metabolomics /Proteomics
  • Functional Genomics and Systems Biology.



Speakers included:

  • Professor Sir David Baulcombe (keynote lecture), University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr Mario Vallejo-Marin, University of Stirling, UK
  • Professor Andrew Leitch, Queen Mary University of London, UK
  • Professor Neelima R. Sinha, University of California Davis, USA
  • Professor Giovanni Giuliano, ENEA, Italy
  • Dr Robin Buell, Michigan State University, USA
  • Dr Nikolai Ivanov, Philip Morris International, Switzerland
  • Mr Seon-In Yeom, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • Dr Menachem Moshelion, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Dr Esther van der Knaap, Ohio State University, USA
  • Dr Naomi Ori, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Dr Caius Rommens, J.R. Simplot Company, USA
  • Professor Kåre Lehmann Nielsen, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Dr Sonia Osorio Algar, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany
  • Dr Asaph Aharoni, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
  • Dr Takayuki Tohge, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany.