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August 8, 2012  

MPMI 2012 has been conlcluded successfully on August 2, 2012.
We thank you all for your great support.

Poster Awards were presented as below:

MPMI Poster Award
Mr. Yogesh Gupta
University of Exeter, UK
Secretion of effector proteins in rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae

Dr. Li-Qing Chen
Carnegie Institution for Science, USA
SWEET sugar transporters identified with the help of FRET sensors are highjacked for nutrition of pathogens

JGPP Poster Award
Dr. Shigeyuki Tanaka
Max Planck Institute, Germany
Functional analysis of the tumor and anthocyanin-inducing effector protein Tin2 of Ustilago maydis

Dr. Allyson M. MacLean
John Innes Centre, UK
Phytoplasma effector SAP54 induces indeterminate
leaf-like flower development in Arabidopsis plants

PCP Poster Award
Mr. Chong S. Kim
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Lotus japonicus AMP1 and HAR1 act synergistically to regulate root architecture

Dr. Eva Miedes
Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain
SignWALLing: Signals derived from Arabidopsis cell wall activate specific resistance to pathogens

Wiley Poster Award
Ms. Miriam Oses-Ruiz
University of Exeter, UK
Transcriptional regulatory circuits necessary for appressorium-mediate plant infection by M. oryzae

Mr. Naoyoshi Kumakura
University of Tokyo, Japan
Assessment of RNA exosome as a viral resistance factor

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