Honours and Masters final seminars

Description

Schedule is as follows: 

Honours/Masters final seminars (session 2B, PS students - 1/1)  
     
Tuesday 19th September 2017 Slatyer seminar room (bldg 47)
     
  Chair: Dean Price (or delegate)
1.30-1.50 Katia Taylor Investigating how CEP signalling peptides affect senescence in Medicago truncatula
1.50-2.10 Brad Posch Too hot to handle? Identifying traits that confer heat tolerance in wheat
2.10-2.30 Joseph Boileau Characterisation of the biological activity of root to shoot peptides found in the xylem sap of a wide range of plants
2.30-2.50 tea break  
2.50-3.10 Chris Gauthier-Coles An interspecific comparison of cytokinin's effects on nodule development
3.10-3.30 Yuzhen Fan C4 mitochondiral respiratory response to temperature in vivo
3.30-3.50 Stephanie Skinner Using aquaporins to manipulate CO2 transport in plants
End of session 2B
     
     
Honours/Masters final seminars (session 3, E&E students - 1/1)  
     
Wednesday 20th September 2017 Gould seminar room (bldg 116)
     
  Chair: Rob Magrath (or delegate)
1.30-1.50 Eleanor Beavan Understanding rates of molecular evolution in eucalypts
1.50-2.10 Sarah Martin The impact of sodium in diet selection of Australian eucalypt folivores
2.10-2.30 Richa Harnal Micro CT - a novel tool for the microanalysis of parasites
2.30-2.50 Jamie Robertson What roles do PfCRT and PfMDR1 play in the malaria parasite's acquisition of amodiaquine resistance?
2.50-3.10 tea break  
3.10-3.30 Zoe Mielens Fire seeking abilites of Merimna atrata
3.30-3.50 Lauren Harrison Males vs females: Sex-specific genetic variation in seed beetles
3.50-4.10 You Zhou The efficiency of interspecific eavesdropping in noisy environments
End of session 3
     
Honours/Masters final seminars (session 4, BSB students - 1/2)  
     
Thursday 21st September 2017 Slatyer seminar room (bldg 47)
     
  Chair: Giel van Dooren (or delegate)
1.30-1.50 Linden Muellner-Wong Elucidating the function of novel proteins in the mitochondria of Toxoplasma gondii
1.50-2.10 Merryn Fraser Lipids as a potential target for novel anti-malarial drugs
2.10-2.30 Chelisa Cardinez Analysis of heterozygous missense mutation in IKBKB gene 
2.30-2.50 tea break
2.50-3.10 Vicky Zhang Characterising the regulatory effects of splice variants of pfcrt and amdat
3.10-3.30 Jiansi Long The influence of mortise-tenon joints on OmpF stability
3.30-3.50 Amanda Ling The research-teaching nexus: undergraduate science students
End of session 4
     
Honours/Masters final seminars (session 5,  BSB students - 2/2)  
     
Friday 22nd September 2017 Slatyer seminar room (bldg 47)
     
  Chair: Giel van Dooren (or delegate)
1.30-1.50 Sai Pavani Divakarla Versatility and limitations of an in vitro autotransporter-based recombinant protein production platform
1.50-2.10 Xuexin Gao Does tumour bioenergetic metabolism offer a novel treatment for drug resistance?
2.10-2.30 Genevieve Aisbett Identification of genes involved in axial patterning in sponges
2.30-2.50 Sarah Perry Evolutionary history of the endomesoderm: the β-catenin perspective
2.50-3.10 tea break
3.10-3.30 Fergus Harrison Redesign and engineer the autotransporter β-barrel for enhanced stability
3.30-3.50 Emily Green Fine mapping and cloning of wheat genes conferring resistance to STB
3.50-4.10 Della Rinarta Engineering the tomato I gene and identification of signalling partners
End of session 5

Date & time

1.30pm 19 September 2017
1.30pm 20 September 2017
1.30pm 21 September 2017
1.30pm 22 September 2017

Location

Slatyer seminar room, Gould seminar room

Speakers

Honours and Masters students

Contacts

 Naomi Langmore

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