SFB Fusarium (F37) Closing Event

09:15 - 09:20 Welcome and opening
Josef Glössl (former BOKU vice rector for research and international research collaboration)
09:20 - 09:25 Short introduction of the SFB Fusarium (F3701)
Gerhard Adam (SFB speaker, BOKU Dept. of Appl. Genetics and Cell Biology (DAGZ))
09:25 – 09:50 Genetic dissection of Fusarium secondary metabolite production and virulence
Gerhard Adam (F3702, BOKU DAGZ)
09:50 – 10:25 Fungal secondary metabolites and virulence to host plants
Gillian Turgeon (Cornell University, Ithaca NY, USA)
Coffee break
10:50 – 11:15 Regulation of toxin biosynthetic genes and secondary metabolite production by chromatin structure and epigenetics in F. graminearum
Joseph Strauss (F3703, BOKU DAGZ)
11:15 - 11:50  Weight of epigenetics in Fusarium genome expression
Nadja Ponts (INRA Bordeaux, France)
11:50 – 12:10 Bioinformatics from sequence analysis to an inevitable toolbox for biology
Hans-Werner Mewes (TU München, former head IBIS, Helmholtz Zentrum München)
12:10 - 12:25 Fusarium Genomics
Ulrich Güldener (TU München)
12:25 - 12:50 Plant genome annotation: from Brachypodium to wheat
Klaus Mayer (Helmholtz Zentrum München)
Lunch break 
13:40 – 13:55 Exploring the role and metabolism of zearalenone in the model plant A. thaliana
Marie-Theres Hauser (F3707, BOKU DAGZ)
13:55 – 14:20 Detoxification by plant UDP-glucosyltransferases
Herbert Michlmayr (for G. Adam, F3708, BOKU DAGZ)
14:20 - 14:55 Exploring the role of a barley UDP-glucosyltransferase in Fusarium head blight resistance
Gary Muehlbauer (University of Minnesota, Dept. of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, St. Paul, MN, USA)
14:55 – 15:20 Functional genomics of Fusarium resistance in wheat
Hermann Bürstmayr (F3711, BOKU IFA-Tulln, Plant Breeding and Biotechnology)
15:20 - 15:35 Validation of candidate genes (developing a gene editing platform at BOKU)
Eva Stöger/Esther Kapusi (F3712, BOKU DAGZ)
Coffee break
16:05 - 16:20 Mycotoxins and their metabolism in plants – the analytical approach
Rudolf Krska (F3706, BOKU IFA-Tulln, Center for Analytical Chemistry)
16:20 – 16:40 Metabolomics of plant-Fusarium interactions
Rainer Schuhmacher (F3706/F3715, BOKU IFA-Tulln, Center for Analytical Chemistry)
16:40 – 17:05 Toxicology and metabolism of Fusarium toxins and co-regulated secondary metabolites
Doris Marko (F3718, University of Vienna, Dept. of Food Chemistry and toxicology)
17:05 - 17:40 Ecological functions of mycotoxins
Petr Karlovsly (Georg August Universität Göttingen)
17:40 - 17:50 Closing remarks
18:10 - 18:30 IFA-Tulln site visit (mass spectrometry, 13C-labeling box)
18:30 - open end UFT Tulln site visit (BiMM screening facility) – Konrad Lorenz Str. 24 
18:30 - open end Dinner at UFT Tulln