Root Development - Oral presentations

Below you find a list of the selected orals for the contributed session Root Development. The session will take place on Monday 22 June, from 10am - 12pm.

A systems approach to improved root traits
Philip Benfey [USA]

Take it or leave it: How plant roots avoid salt
Christa Testerink [the Netherlands]

Natural variation of an exocyst gene switches between distinct root system architectures in Arabidopsis
Wolfgang Busch*, Takehiko Ogura, Christian Goeschl, Daniele Filiault, Radka Slovak, Santosh B. Satbhai [Austria]

Discovery of new bacterial traits involved in plant growth promotion and induced systemic resistance by the rhizobacterium Pseudomonas fluorescens
Xu Cheng*, Judith van de Mortel, Desalegn Etalo, Ester Dekkers, Mieke Wolters-Arts, Dragana Kocevski, Jos Raaijmakers [the Netherlands]

Revealing a role for plant hormones in root growth responses to excess metals
Stefanie De Smet*, Ann Cuypers, Jaco Vangronsveld, Tony Remans [Belgium]

Root endodermal differentiation requires the transcription factor MYB36
Louisa Liberman*, Erin E. Sparks, Miguel Moreno-Risueño, Jalean Petricka, Philip N. Benfey [United States]

Stimulation of tobacco growth byBacillus vallismortis EXTN-1 via volatile organic compounds 
Kyungseok Park*, Yong-Soon Park, Swarnalee Dutta [South Korea]

Penicillium bilaii increases maize root growth and P uptake from sewage sludge
Beatriz Gómez-Muñoz*, Lars S. Jensen, Andreas de Neergaard, Jakob Magid [Denmark]

* Presenting author