Hosted projects

 

Visitors   Nationality

Supervisor

Home institution Topic Requested support Output Status

Mr Andrès

Guttièrez

Colombian Dr Mathias Lorieux CIAT, Colombia S1 locus in Oryza glaberrima Transformation constructs and rice transformation  PhD thesis on going

Ms Jennifer 

Welschhof

German

Dr M.

Riemann

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany Jasmonate signalling in rice  Training in rice transformation  Training Completed
                 
Ms Romy Schmidt German Dr J. Schippers MPIPMP, Gölm, Germany Salt tolerance in rice Production of transgenic rice plants

Publications (AoB plants, Mol Plant, Plant Cell, Plant J),

PhD thesis

Completed
                 
Ms Viviana Araus Chilean Pr R. Gutierrez Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile Nitrogen Use Efficiency (NUE) in rice Set up NUE screen in wild type rice. Characterize mutants in NUE genes. Transformation for overexpression PhD Thesis Completed
                 

 

Dr Damien Lightfoot

 

Australian

 

Pr M. Tester

 

ACPFG, Adelaide, Australia

 

Trans-activation of salt tolerance genes in root specific cell types

 

Phenotyping salt tolerance, sampling for biochemical and molecular analyses

 

Publication

 

On going

                 

 

Mr Walid ben Rohmdane

 

Tunisian

 

Dr A. Hassairi

 

KSU, Riyhad, Saudi Arabia

 

Function of BLT genes from Aeluropus littoralis in stress tolerance

 

Characterization of transgenic plants, peptide localization and electrophysiology in Xenopus (hosting BPMP unit)

 

Publication,

PhD thesis

 

On going

                 

 

Dr Giang Hoang Thi

 

Vietnamese

 

Pr  Do Nang Vinh

 

IGA, Hanoi, Vietnam

 

Genetic engineering of rice for enhanced stress resistance

 

Training in rice transformation

 

Training

 

Completed

                 

 

Mr Nabil Zouari

 

Tunisian

 

Dr A. Hassairi

 

CBS, Sfax, Tunisia

 

Transcriptome analysis of Aeluropus littoralis

 

NGS data analysis (support South Green bioinformatics platform)

 

Publication,

PhD thesis

 

 

On going

                 

 

Mr Marouane Melloul

 

Maroccan

 

 

CNRST, Rabat, Morocco

 

Genetic engineering of durum wheat for abiotic stress tolerance

 

Mutant analysis in rice

 

Training

 

On going

                 

 

Mr Issa Wonni

 

Burkinabe

 

Dr B. Szurek

 

INERA, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

 

Bacterial blight resistance

 

Transgenic plant production

 

Publication,

PhD thesis

 

On going

                 

 

Ms Itamara Mezzalira

 

 

Brazilian

 

Dr D. Fernandez

 

Faculta de agronomia Eliseu Maciel, Pelotas

 

Study of nematode effectors in rice

 

Transfer of RNAi constructs targeting nematode genes in rice

 

Master Thesis

 

On going

                 

 

 Ms  Sally Koegel

 

 

 Swiss

 

 Pr P.E. Courty

 

University of Basel

 

 Ammonium transport in Sorghum

 

1 month and 2 weeks for transferring amiRNA constructs into rice

 

  PhD Thesis

 

 

On going

                 
Ms Elizabeth Contreras Nieto Colombian

 

Dr B. Szurek

CIAT, Colombia Bacterial Blight Resistance 1 month for transferring two constructs to rice cv. Nipponbare PhD thesis On going
                 
Ms Magda Beneventi Brazilian

Dr D. Fernandez

EMBRAPA, Brazil Study of nematode virulence effectors in rice 2 month for transferring RNAi and overexpressers constructs in rice PhD thesis Completed
                 
Mr Phong Vu NGUYEN

 

Vietnamese

Dr S. Bellafiore

Institute for Crop Protection, Hanoi, Vietnam Study of nematode virulence effectors in rice 2 month for transferring RNAi and overexpressers constructs in rice PhD thesis On going
                 
Dr Mohsen Hanana   Tunisian   Centre de Biotech de Borj-Cedria, Tunisia Abiotic stress tolerance in rice 3 months for site directed mutagenesis and testing OX of variants of the vacuolar NHX gene in rice. Publication Completed
                 
Ms Malika Ayadi   Tunisian

 

Dr K. Masmoudi

Centre de Biotechnologies
De Sfax, Tunisia
Abiotic stress tolerance in durum wheat 3 month for transferring five constructs to rice cv. Nipponbare

Publication (Plant Physiol Biochem)

PhD thesis

Completed
                 
Dr Irena Villalta Spanish

 

Dr J. Quintero

Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología-CSIC, Seville SOS1 caracterisation in rice 1 month for transferring four constructs to rice cv. Nipponbare Publication Completed
                 
Ms Katharina Svyatyna Ukrainian 

 

Dr M. Riemann

Botanical Institute I, KIT (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology), Germany Study of the Jasmonic Acid  signalling pathway in rice 1 month for transferring seven constructs to rice cv. Nipponbare PhD thesis Completed
                 
Ms Meriem Daly Maroccan

 

Dr AA Very

Université Hassan II-. Casablanca Morocco Salt stress tolerance 4 months for mutant complementation PhD thesis Completed
                 
Ms Liselotte Selter   Swiss

 

Pr B. Keller

Zurich U. Switzerland Leaf rust resistance 1 month for making crosses cumulating two mutations in the orthologs of Lr34 in rice

Publication

PhD thesis

Completed
                 
Dr Tapash Dagupta   Indian

 

Pr A. Price

U. Aberdeen, UK Aquaporins
 in rice
3 months for preparing and transferring RNAi constructs in rice cv. Bala and Azucena Training Completed
                 
Dr Sri Koernati Indonesian   Bogor, Indonesia Root development 2 months for analyzing linkage between root alteration and  T-DNA in selected GAL4 :GFP lines. Training Completed
                 
Mr Ali Sassi Tunisian

 

 

Dr A.A. Very

BPMP, Montpellier K+/Na+ transport in rice 3 months for backcrosses of insertion mutant lines, Promoter: gusA and promoter:gfp analyses

Publication (Plant Physiol)

PhD thesis

Completed
                 
Mr Imran Khan Pakistanese

 

Dr A.A. Very

BPMP, Montpellier Adaptation to salt stress 3 months Growth and backcross of insertion lines. Production of RNAi plants. Analyses of  promoter: gusA plants. PhD thesis Completed
                 
Dr Daiyun Qui   Chinese

 

Dr J. Masle

ANU, Australia Abiotic stress tolerance and development 1 month for analyzing complementation, overexpressers in LRR-RLK ERECTA genes Publication On going
                 
Ms Rania Ben Saad Tunisian

 

Dr A. Hassairi

CBS Sfax, Tunisia Role of the Zn finger of the halophyte Aeluropus littoralis in drought and salt tolerance Production of OX, promoter gusA fusion, genotyping of insertion lines PhD thesis, Publications (PMB, Ref.; Transgenic Res, Ref., PCE, Ref.) On going
                 
Ms Laura Montesinos Spanish

 

Dr M. Coca

CSIC, Barcelona Expression of recombinant proteins in rice seeds Production of transgenic plants

Publication (BMC Plant Biology)

PhD thesis

Completed
                 
Mr Thanh Duc N Guyen Vietnamese

 

Pr Do Nang Vinh

National Key
Laboratory for Plant Cell Biotechnology, Vietnam
Virus resistance (RRSV, RGSV) analysi 2 months for analyzing amiRNA plants Training Completed
                 
Ms Helen Parker   English

 

Pr M. Bennett

U. Nottingham, UK Functional analysis of aux-1 and lax3 genes  Complementation, Analysis of promoter:gfp and promoter gusA fusions PhD thesis, Publication Completed
                 
Ms Nampeung Anukul  Thai

 

Pr M. Bennett

U. Nottingham, UK Functional analysis of folate biosynthesis gene Genotyping of insertion lines PhD thesis, Publication (Rice; Ref.) Completed
                 
Ms Michela Osnato Italian

 

Pr L. Rossini

U. Milano, Italy Functional analysis of the regulators of Bkn3, whose mutation causes the hooded phenotype Construction of RNAi / OX vectors PhD thesis, Publications (Plant Phys, Ref.)(Plant Phys) Completed
                 
Mr Mehdi Jabnoune Tunisian

 

Dr H. Sentenac

BBMP, Montpellier, France Rice adaptation to salt stress Growth of insertion lines and crossing PhD thesis, Publication (Plant Phys, Ref.) Completed