Non-Food Application Symposium
The symposium was held September 8, 2006 the Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Flakkebjerg, Forsøgsvej 1, Slagelse.
The symposium was also provided as a PhD course "Trends in Plant Biotechnology" (2 ETCs). Please view literature list for the course.
10.30-11.10 Plant Cell walls: From structures to products, by Professor Markus Pauly, Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenphysiologie, Germany
11.10-11.50 Genes, greens and global vaccines, by Professor Julian Ma, United medical and Dental School, London, UK
11.50-12.30 Dissecting the molecular basis of Quality Protein Maize, by Professor Brian A. Larkins, University of Arizona, USA
13.30 14.10 The accumulation and breakdown of seed storage reserves, by Professor Ian Graham, University of York University, York, UK
14.10 14.50 Biosynthesis of PHB in plants, by Research Scientist Karen Bohmert, Metabolix, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts
14.50 - 15.15 Coffee
15.15 15.55 Towards an understanding of the starch pathway: evolution and function, by Professor Steven Ball, University of Lille, France