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Sessions for Monday, June 9th, 2014

Morning8:308:459:009:159:309:4510:45
Afternoon1:001:151:301:452:003:003:304:004:305:005:30
Evening8:008:15

Sessions for Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Morning8:308:459:009:159:3010:3010:4511:0011:1511:30
Afternoon1:001:302:003:003:304:00
Evening8:008:30

Sessions for Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Morning10:3010:4511:0011:1511:3011:45
Afternoon1:001:302:003:003:30

Presentations for 8:00, Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

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SessionLocationTitleSection/TopicTypeAuthorsKeywords
P2001Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterSex-specific fungal communities associated with the cosmopolitan dioecious moss, Ceratodon purpureus
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Poster SessionPosterBalkan, Mehmet A.; Eppley, Sarah M.; Kennedy, Peter G.; Rosenstiel, Todd N..phyllosphere fungi
bryophyte
sexual dimorphism
P2002Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterRhizopogon Sister Species Dominance Correlates to Forest Age Structure
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Poster SessionPosterVanDorp, Carrie; Beiler, Kevin; Durall, Daniel M..Ectomycorrhizae
Fungal Genets
Mycorrhizal Succession
P2003Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterPhotoresponses of apothecial stipes and photomorphogenesis of apothecial discs in Sclerotinia sclerotiorum
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Poster SessionPosterRollins, Jeff; Benny, Ulla; Chamuscho , Karen; Veluchamy, Selva .Development
Apothecium
Ascomycota
photobiology
P2004Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterHow many fungi make sclerotia?
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Poster SessionPosterSmith, Matthew E.; Rollins, Jeffrey.Dikarya
Systematics
sclerotia
convergent evolution
P2005Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterCulturable fungal biota growing on Cenococcum sclerotia in forest soil
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Poster SessionPosterObase, Keisuke; Douhan, Greg W.; Yosuke, Matsuda; Smith, Matthew E..Ascomycota
Cenococcum geophilum
ectomycorrhizal fungi
Parasite
sclerotium
P2006Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterEvolutionary history of Ascomyceteous Yeasts
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Poster SessionPosterHaridas, Sajeet; Riley, Robert; Salamov, Asaf; Kurtzman, Cletus P.; Blackwell, Meredith; Grigoriev, Igor; Jeffries, Thomas W..Ascomyceteous Yeasts
P2007Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDrivers of divergence and host range expansion in a fungal species complex pathogenic to cucurbits and papaya
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Poster SessionPosterStewart, Jane; Brewer, Marin.speciation
host specificity
P2008Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDo Lichens follow the Latitudinal Diversity Gradient? A Review
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Poster SessionPosterScharnagl, Klara; Prather, Alan.lichen
diversity gradient
photobiont
sampling effort
P2009Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterCan fungi adapt to global warming? Neurospora discreta holds the answer
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Poster SessionPosterRomero-Olivares, Adriana Lucia; Taylor, John W; Treseder, Kathleen .adaptation
Neurospora
global warming
evolution
boreal forests
N. discreta
physiology
P2010Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterA Genetic Analysis of Differences in Optimal and Maximal Growth Temperatures among Mesophilic and Thermophilic Members of the Sordariales
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Poster SessionPosterRobinson, Aaron J; Hutchinson, Miriam; Natvig, Donald O..Neurospora
Myceliopthera
fungal ecology
fungal genetics
Optimal growth temperature
Sordariales
P2011Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterWhat genome sequences from members of the Chaetomiaceae tell us about the evolution of reproductive systems and thermophily
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Poster SessionPosterHutchinson, Miriam; Powell, Amy J.; Tsang, Adrian; Berka, Randy M.; Grigoriev, Igor; Barry, Kerrie; Natvig, Donald O..Chaetomiaceae
Thermophile
Mating systems
Myceliophthora heterothallica
Homothallism
P4001Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterMSA Student Section 2014 - Fungal functional traits
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Poster SessionPosterUehling, Jessie K; Lee, Samantha; Adams, Catharine; Maltz, Mia Rose; Haelewaters, Danny.student
student section
traits
P4002Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterProbing the Postia placenta secretome in early stages of wood decay
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Poster SessionPosterPresley, Gerald ; Schilling, Jonathan S..Brown rot
cellulase
Secretome
P4003Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterPartitioning transcriptions of the oxidative enzymes and cellulase reveals the spatially control mechanisms of fungi during wood degradation
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Poster SessionPosterZhang, Jiwei; Presley, Gerald ; Song, Zewei; Oliver, Jason P.; Schilling, Jonathan S..partitioning transcriptions
oxidation pretreatment
cellulase
wood decay mechanism
P4004Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterHigh-throughput sequencing reveals diverse fungal communities associated with lignin decomposition in seasonally dry forests of the Yucatan Peninsula
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Poster SessionPosterMorgan, Benjamin; Egerton-Warburton, Louise.guild decomposition
dry seasonal tropical forest
lignocellulose
Metagenomics
Fungal barcoding
Environmental sequencing
NGS (next-generation sequencing)
P4005Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterInvestigating the Relationships between Varying Filter Media and Microbial Populations in Biofiltration Processes
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Poster SessionPosterMickelson, Emily.
P4006Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDeveloping Consolidated Bioprocessing Competent Saccharomyces cerevisiae through the Optimized Expression of Fungal Cellulases
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Poster SessionPosterMougharbel, Lina; Ostadjoo, Saghayegh; Lagu, Sonali; Martin, Vincent; Powlowski, Justin; Storms, Reginald.Consolidated bioprocessing
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Fungal cellulases
Biofuels
P4007Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDeveloping a qPCR approach to monitor fungal dominance in biofilms colonizing wood chip biofilters
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Poster SessionPosterOliver, Jason P.; Janni, Kevin A.; Schilling, Jonathan S..Biofilm
Biofilter
qPCR
Fungal Biomass
Bacterial Biomass
P4008Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterMycoremediation of agricultural runoff using the edible gourmet oyster mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus
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Poster SessionPosterHerr, Emily.
P6001Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterCharacterization of root fungal endophyte community of cereal grains using 454 pyrosequencing techniques. 
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Poster SessionPosterBokati, Deepak; Herrera, Jose; Poudel, Ravin.Fungal Endophyte
Cereal grains
P6002Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterThe distribution of microbes on wheat plants and their impacts on the life cycle of Fusarium graminearum
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Poster SessionPosterGdanetz MacCready, Kristi; Trail, Frances.endophyte
plant growth promotion
Fusarium graminearum
microbiome
P6003Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDiversity and Distribution of Yeasts in Arid Grassland Soils
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Poster SessionPosterJohannsen, Aleshia G; Almatruk, Maryam A; Belnap, Jayne; Kuske, Cheryl R; Porras-Alfaro, Andrea.
P6004Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterDistribution of Dark Septate Fungi in Different Desert Soil Microenvironments
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Poster SessionPosterSandona, Katrina; Tobias, Terri; Kuske, Cheryl R; Belnap, Jayne; Porras-Alfaro, Andrea.
P6005Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterFungal Foliar Endophyte Dispersal: Testing the Foraging Ascomycete Hypothesis
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Poster SessionPosterThomas, Daniel; Vandegrift, Roo; Ludden, Ashley; Carroll, George; Roy, Bitty.fungal endophytes
Foraging Ascomycte Hypothesis
dispersal
decomposer fungi
spatial ecology
P6006Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterAlkaloid variation among epichloid endophytes of sleepygrass (Achnatherum robustum): Consequences insect herbivore resistance 
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Poster SessionPosterShymanovich, Tatsiana; Saari, Susanna; Charlton, Nikki D.; Young, Carolyn A.; Cech, Nadja; Faeth, Stanley H. .Achnatherum robustum
sleepygrass
endophyte
alkaloids
ergonovine
insecticidal
P6007Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterIdentification of natural compounds that limit aflatoxin production in Aspergillus parasiticus
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Poster SessionPosterSpringer, Joshua; Trail, Frances.mycotoxins
inhibition
Aspergillus
P6008Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterFungal profiles of selected grains and grain products from U.S. retail
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Poster SessionPosterTournas, V.H.; Niazi, N.S.; Katsoudas, E.J..Grains
grain products
fungal contaminants
P6009Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterFusarium graminearum ingress of the barley palea via phytoliths
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Poster SessionPosterImboden, Lori; Afton, Drew; Trail, Frances.Fusarium
wheat
phytolith
pathogenesis
P6010Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterHow many species of Ascochyta cause Ascochyta blights of cultivated legumes and their wild relatives?
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Poster SessionPosterHabibi, Azadeh; Frederick, Zachary; Koberstein, Staci; Liu, Lu; Nazarov, Taras; Salamone, Amy; Wheeler, David; Carris, Lori; Peever, Tobin.Ascochyta
Didymella
host specificity
phylogeny
speciation
P6011Lincoln Room/Kellogg Hotel and Conference CenterEmerging epidemic: correlation of Phomopsis spp. with spruce decline in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan
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Poster SessionPosterMcTavish, Christine Kay; Fulbright, Dennis W; Jarosz, Andrew M.Phomopsis
spruce decline
survey

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