Plant and Animal Genome PAG XXV Conference

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventWorkshop, Seminar, or Course


"The International Plant and Animal Genome conference (PAG) is the largest Ag-Genomics meeting in the world. It brings together over 3,000 leading genetic scientists and researchers in plant and animal research and over 130 exhibits, 150 workshops, 1100 posters and over 1800 abstracts.Two talks and two posters were presented by Tim Langdon;
Workshop talks: "Oats - Contacting the Uncontacted Genome", "Introgressions in an Oat Nested Association Mapping Population Speaker"
Posters: "Fine Mapping of the Dw7 Dwarfing Gene in Oat", "Identifying Avena-specific genes"
Dr Langdon was also an organiser of the Oats workshop, participated in discussions with NRgene and various public good research labs about hexaploid oat genome sequencing initiatives, and arranged side meetings to prepare an ERA-CAPS funding application, and to establish an informal consortium for assembly and annotation of oat sequencing data.
Also named authors on presentation given by Elena Prats, CSIC, Cordoba, Spain, at oats workshop - 14th Jan 2017
Period13 Jan 201717 Jan 2017
Event typeConference
Degree of RecognitionInternational