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HYBRID EVENT
September 16-18, 2024 | Rome, Italy

GPMB 2024

Rajnish Khanna, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Keynote Presentation (In-Person)
Rajnish Khanna, Stanford University, and i-Cultiver, Inc., United States

There exists a gap between basic research led by the academic sector and commercialization of technology led by the industry sector. Biotechnology Industry, particularly plant biotechnology, is skilled in bringing new products to end-users. As a result, there are numerous agricul [....] » Read More

Bahareh Sadat Haddadi, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Bahareh Sadat Haddadi, Aberystwyth University, United Kingdom

Background: Tef (Eragrostis tef), is a nutritious, gluten-free cereal rich in protein, fibre, vitamins, and minerals. It represents a good alternative cereal for individuals with gluten intolerance, such as those with celiac disease. Despite originating in Ethiopia, tef yields ar [....] » Read More

Monia Anzooman, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Monia Anzooman, The University of Queensland, Australia

Soil sodicity stands as a significant impediment to seedling emergence and crop production, potentially hindering plant growth due to both physical and chemical constraints. Investigating responses to ion imbalances could aid in identifying genotypes resilient to the chemical cha [....] » Read More

Dalila Trupiano, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Dalila Trupiano, University of Molise, Italy

The growing concern over soil contamination has led to increased interest in phytoremediation, a sustainable and cost-effective approach. Among other techniques, phytostabilization and hyperaccumulation have gained a lot of attention for their efficiency. Hyperaccumulation refe [....] » Read More

Gabriella Sferra, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Gabriella Sferra, University of Molise, Italy

Pathogens affect plant health and stability. However, there is a lack of methodologies to understand the infection progression and its possible outcome, especially in urban environments where plants are needed to provide beneficial ecosystem services and can threaten the environm [....] » Read More

Alessandra Renella, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Alessandra Renella, University of Molise, Italy

Autochthonous ecotypes or local varieties are plant genetic resources characterized by high genetic variability, specific adaptation to environmental stress conditions, and the presence of specialized metabolites (terpenoids, flavonoids, alkaloids) with human health-promoting e [....] » Read More

Marouane Ben Massoud, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Marouane Ben Massoud, University College Cork, Ireland

The present research investigates the protective mechanism of Nitric oxide (NO) in regulating tolerance to Cu-induced toxicity in shoots of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). After 10 days, treatment with 200 µM CuCl2 caused a significant reduction in growth and photosynthetic ef [....] » Read More

Le Veve Audrey, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Le Veve Audrey, Charles University, Czech Republic

Climate change poses a significant threat to plant species, potentially pushing them beyond their adaptive capacities. Epigenetic modifications, such as DNA methylation, have emerged as a key mechanism enabling plants to quickly adapt to environmental changes by generating locall [....] » Read More

Pratima Mathad, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Pratima Mathad, Gulbarga University, India

The present investigation is undertaken to evaluate the phytochemical and neuropharmacological activities in a wild edible medicinal plant Digera muricata (L.) mart., which belongs to Amarathaceae. The phytochemical analysis was found positive for phenols, flavonoids, glycoside [....] » Read More

A P Lipton, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
A P Lipton, Malankara Catholic College, India

Sea grasses are marine angiosperms specially adopted to establish and grow in coastal ecosystems. The structural components of leaves, rhizomes and roots trap and store both sediments and nutrient inputs leading to high biodiversity and productivity in sea grass meadows. Their [....] » Read More

Amal Ghosh, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Amal Ghosh, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India

Over exploitation of conventional farming in wheat- maize system emerged as the prime cause of concern for soil sickness. Concurrently, alarming practice of indiscriminate stubble burning deteriorates soil health, substantially. Better understanding these cognitive issues insiste [....] » Read More

Dawa Mendez Alvarez, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Dawa Mendez Alvarez, National University, Costa Rica

The Guanacaste tree or Enterolobium cyclocarpum is native to tropical and subtropical America, is a species used in the reforestation and restoration of degraded areas and is considered the national tree of Costa Rica. Because of its economic and cultural importance, it is necess [....] » Read More

Yasmin Shameem, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Yasmin Shameem, UAE University, United Arab Emirates

The growing demands of UAE's water needs are directly affecting the energy requirements of the region as well. It is high time to explore methods and measures that result in the provision of energy smart water sources. The potential of grey water as a reutilised source of w [....] » Read More

Rachadaporn Benchawattananon, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Rachadaporn Benchawattananon, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

A method has been devised to use polymer hydrogels to retain moisture in soil and support plant growth under challenging environmental circumstances. Polymer hydrogels are used to moisturize soil. The polymer chains in these hydrogels are hydrophilic, meaning they have an affinit [....] » Read More

Durlave Roy, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Durlave Roy, Bangladesh Open University, Bangladesh

Marine red algae from the Bangladesh Bay of Bengal Hypnea Sp have been used as organic materials due to the presence of a number of plant growth-stimulating compounds. The effect of various seaweed species on plant growth and development with an emphasis on the use of this renewa [....] » Read More

Maria Quilez Simon, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Maria Quilez Simon, Murcia Institute of Agri-Food and Environmental Research (IMIDA), Spain

Polyunsaturated fatty acids (Pufas) are an essential component of a healthy diet and a growing number of studies show their positive effects as human health promoters, indicating the importance of their inclusion in modern Western diets. Among other attributes, omega-6 Pufas fa [....] » Read More

Maria Quilez Simon, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Maria Quilez Simon, Murcia Institute of Agri-Food and Environmental Research (IMIDA), Spain

The European Union is strongly committed to achieving greater environmental, economic, and social sustainability in the agro-industrial sector. Therefore, it is essential to reduce waste generation, and if necessary, recycle waste from agri-food production by adopting circular [....] » Read More

Gustavo J CAceres Cevallos, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Gustavo J CAceres Cevallos, Murcia Institute of Agri-Food and Environmental Research (IMIDA), Spain

Global concern regarding climate change is prompting the development of strategies to enhance the resistance of plants to abiotic stresses. Drought is one of the main threats to the productivity of rainfed crops, among them, the important aromatic and medicinal plant Thymus zyg [....] » Read More

Maria Jose Jordan Bueso, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Maria Jose Jordan Bueso, Murcia Institute of Agri-Food and Environmental Research (IMIDA), Spain

Lavandula latifolia is one of the main aromatic and medicinal plant crops in Spain. Traditionally, the flowering tops of these plants are used for the extraction of essential oils, but to date, the optimal phenological stage for obtaining the maximum yield and quality has yet t [....] » Read More

Magdalena Korek, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Magdalena Korek, University of Silesia, Poland

Plants architecture is continuously adjusted to environmental changes to optimize their growth and development. The regulation of plant branching, influenced by environmental conditions impacting hormone balance and gene expression, is crucial for agronomic purposes due to its di [....] » Read More

Padmaja Rai, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Padmaja Rai, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, India

Plants exhibit sensitivity and can face significant risks from a range of stressors and environmental pollutants. The term "cross tolerance" is employed because exposure to one stressor enhances the plant's ability to withstand a different stressor. Understanding cr [....] » Read More

Kanlaya Kongnern, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Kanlaya Kongnern, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

To display the comparative proteomic profile of two rice leaf sheaths under salt stress, seeds of Thai moderately salt tolerant rice (Leaung Anan, LA) and high salt tolerant rice (Pokkali, PX) were grown in hydroponic culture for 21 days before NaCl was introduced initially at th [....] » Read More

Shoula Aboud Kharouf, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Shoula Aboud Kharouf, National Commission For Biotechnology, Syrian Arab Republic

Thirty six samples of plant roots with the surrounding soil were collected during the period 2022-2023, which included 5 sites in Al-Hasakeh Governorate, 3 sites in Deir Ezzor Governorate, 2 sites in Al-Raqqa Governorate, 3 sites in Lattakia Governorate, 2 sites in Tartous Govern [....] » Read More

Rajendra Darai, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Rajendra Darai, National Maize Research Program, Nepal

Grain legumes are precious crops of Nepal in terms of the dietary protein supplement ample concentration of micronutrients, role in crop intensification and ameliorating soil fertility. About 11 percent of the cultivated area is occupied by grain legumes that include lentil, chic [....] » Read More

Hit Kishore Goswami, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Keynote Presentation (In-Person)
Hit Kishore Goswami, Barkatullah University, India

Since the time of Carolus Linnaeus, the concepts of identification of a species appear to have changed drastically on account of enormous progress in modern DNA based technological advancements. Most modern research workers are mainly dependent on comparative phylogenetics, chief [....] » Read More

Giuseppe Mannino, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Giuseppe Mannino, University of Turin, Italy

Seed germination is a pivotal stage in plant development, subject to numerous internal and external factors. While mitochondrial activity, Ros balance, and phytohormonal regulation are well-known, recent studies suggest additional involvement of bioactive compounds, such as tho [....] » Read More

Mehtap Adyin, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Mehtap Adyin, Yeditepe University, Turkey

The cell wall is one of the features that distinguish the structure of plant cells. It contains layers of polysaccharides that affect the development of the cell. (1,3;1,4)-b-Glucan, otherwise known as mixed linkage β-glucan, is a non-cellulosic β-linked polysaccharid [....] » Read More

Merve Seven, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Merve Seven, Bahcesehir University, Turkey

Plant cell walls are the strengthening constituent of plant cells and are composed of cellulose microfibrils cross-linked by hemicelluloses and embedded in a pectin matrix. Pectins, one of the groups of polysaccharides in the cell walls, are galactronic-acid rich heterogeneous [....] » Read More

Moumita Roy Chowdhury, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Moumita Roy Chowdhury, Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, India

Barley (Hordeum vulgare) is an important cereal crop for its dietary value with rich source of proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, dietary fibres, flavonoids and unsaturated fatty acids. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) and long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) are two non-coding RNAs which play impor [....] » Read More

Muhammad Asad Naseer, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Muhammad Asad Naseer, Guangxi University, China

Strigolactones (SLs) are important phytohormone that regulate shoot branching, tillering, leaf development, root growth, anthocyanin production, pathogen defense, and resistance to phosphate shortage and drought. Additionally, roots release SLs into the soil, mainly when there is [....] » Read More

Yu Cheng Xiang, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Yu Cheng Xiang, Agricultural University, China

The availability of phosphorus (P) in soils is a critical determinant for plant growth and development. In this work, we assessed 18 tobacco cultivars (Nicotiana tabacum L. cv) for their P-utilization capabilities under hydroponic culture with three distinct P concentrations (0.0 [....] » Read More

Tetiana Moskalets, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Tetiana Moskalets, Institute of Molecular Biology SAS, Slovakia (Slovak Republic)

This study was conducted with the aim of studying the ability of citrus flavanone glycoside hesperidin (Hsd) to inhibit the process of epithelial-mesenchymal transition and to clarify the possible mechanisms of its action in vitro. Epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) is the t [....] » Read More

Sandhya Mehrotra, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Sandhya Mehrotra, Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, India

In C3 plants, the oxygenase activity of RubisCO leading to photorespiration and productivity loss can be curbed by introducing cyanobacterial carbon concentrating mechanisms (CCMs). The strategy's first phase envisages the introduction of the bicarbonate transporters (SbtA an [....] » Read More

Louis Gueuning, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Louis Gueuning, Louvain Institute of Biomolecular Science and Technology, Belgium

Trichomes, the epidermal outgrowths found on most aerial plant tissues, are prevalent in a vast number of plant species and can be glandular or non-glandular. As multicellular structures that develop post- embryonically, glandular trichomes serve as an excellent model for investi [....] » Read More

Changsong Zou, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-Person)
Changsong Zou, Henan University, China

Cotton (Gossypium spp.) has evolved pigment glands (PGs) that accumulate toxic terpenoids, such as gossypol, which serve as a defence mechanism against pests. Laboratory experiments and field trials have confirmed that PGs are essential for tolerance to chewing pests in cotton. T [....] » Read More

Sehar Khushal, Speaker at Botany Conference
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Sehar Khushal, Plant lab, Sant Anna Pisa, Italy

Accumulation of heavy metals (Hms) particularly arsenic (As) and chromium (Cr) in various plant tissues and subsequent plant growth inhibition, is a serious concern for agricultural crops including legumes. Lentil is one of the major protein providing sources among leguminous cro [....] » Read More

Adina Ionuta Gavrila, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Adina Ionuta Gavrila, National University of Science and Technology Politehnica Bucharest, Romania

Cognitive dysfunction is a major health problem in the 21st century, and many neuropsychiatric disorders and neurodegenerative disorders, such as schizophrenia, depression, Alzheimer’s Disease dementia, cerebrovascular impairment, seizure disorders, head injury and Parkinso [....] » Read More

Ioana Popa, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Ioana Popa, National University of Science and Technology Politehnica Bucharest, Romania

The pursuit of environmentally sustainable practices has driven research into green extraction methods for bioactive compounds from plants. This study presents the combined application of microwave and ultrasound techniques to enhance polyphenol content and antioxidant activity ( [....] » Read More

Juan Pablo Martinez Castillo, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Juan Pablo Martinez Castillo, Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, Chile

The purpose of this study is to obtain quality salinity tolerant interspecific clonal rootstocks (Jupafor-1) through in vitro micropropagation to be grafted on tomatoes. This study is aimed at finding the optimal combinations and concentrations of growth regulators for the micr [....] » Read More

Tananya Thongdannua, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Tananya Thongdannua, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

The root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne sp.) are pests that damage plant root systems. The elimination of root-knot nematodes is commonly done using chemicals, which have a harm on the ecosystem and may cause chemical residue. Some blue-green algae have been reported to inhibit the [....] » Read More

Wichittra Nachaiyo, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Wichittra Nachaiyo, Khon kaen University, Thailand

Weeds are one of the common problems in the agriculture field which can damage the growth and yield of agriculture products. Currently, chemical pesticides are widely used to solve the issue. But those chemicals are hazardous to environment. This research’s objective was [....] » Read More

Kanphitcha Thongkham, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Kanphitcha Thongkham, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Currently, the population is increasing and the demand for food is increasing as well. In agriculture, it is necessary to use chemical fertilizers to increase production. However, too much chemical fertilizer will increase costs and cause decompose without being completely usable [....] » Read More

Usman Khalid Chaudhry, Speaker at Botany Conference
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Usman Khalid Chaudhry, Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency, Pakistan

Drought stress (DS) is a major threat to carrot production in the era of climate change. Additionally, limited studies are available on carrot responses to DS at the transcriptomics level. Keeping in view, the current study was conducted where two contrasting orange carrot lines [....] » Read More

Londiwe Mabuza, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Londiwe Mabuza, South African Environmental Observation Network, South Africa

Doubled haploid (Dh) technology could fast-track the production of elite inbred lines as Dh lines contain completely homozygous genomes. However, the reliance of Dh production methods on in vitro culture has resulted in the lack of a dependable Dh production techni [....] » Read More

Arvish Maharaj, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Arvish Maharaj, University of kwa zulu natal, South Africa

This study investigates the medicinal potential of Bougainvillea glabra, a native plant of South Africa, renowned for its ethnopharmacological significance. The research assesses the total flavonoid, phenolic content, antioxidant, antibacterial, and cytotoxic properties of crude [....] » Read More

Costantino Paciolla, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Costantino Paciolla, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy

It is known that the light is an environmental factor with a key role in plant growth and development processes. In the last years, in addition to the different and conventional lighting modes in greenhouses, very attention towards the use of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) has been [....] » Read More

Edgar Omar Rueda Puente, Speaker at Botany Conference
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Edgar Omar Rueda Puente, Universidad de Sonora, Mexico

Secondary metabolites are a source of active ingredients in medications and valuable chemical products, whose pharmaceutical applications are due to their function as analgesics, antibacterials, antihepatotoxics, antioxidants, antivirals, antitumors, fungicides and/or immunostimu [....] » Read More

Vijayan Gurumurthy Iyer, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Vijayan Gurumurthy Iyer, Bihar Institute of Public Administration & Rural Development, India

Organic seed-cotton (or kapas) is the seed-cotton (or kapas) grown without using synthetic chemicals either as pesticides or as growth promotors, there by supporting plant science, molecular biology, bio-diversity and bio-geo- chemical cycles. Genetically modified seed-cotton i [....] » Read More

Avilash Singh Yadav, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Avilash Singh Yadav, Cornell University, United States

The link between organ morphology and function is well-established, yet what factors coordinate cell growth across tissue layers to form distinct organ shapes remains an unresolved open question. We aimed to address this question using Arabidopsis sepals. While their smooth shape [....] » Read More

Mariana Yolotl Alvarez Anorve, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Mariana Yolotl Alvarez Anorve, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico

We aimed to provide insights into the main drivers for the incidence of herbivory and plant pathogen damage, specifically, into how vegetation traits at the local and landscape scale modulate such interactions. For this purpose, in the tropical forest of Calakmul (Mexico), we c [....] » Read More

Ana P G C Marques, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ana P G C Marques, CBQF/ESB-UCP, Portugal

Soil is of most importance for living organisms and for the sustainability of all forms of life on earth. Nevertheless, all over the world there is a considerable area of polluted soils, mainly due to anthropogenic activities. Heavy metals are, amid pollutants, contaminants of gr [....] » Read More

Leticia Povilauskas, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Leticia Povilauskas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina

In biology, any organic remains observable under the common biological microscope of plant or animal origin are called palynomorphs. Limnology, a science that deals with the study of the ecology of freshwater bodies, the main source of information applicable to forensic phycology [....] » Read More

V Duraipandiyan, Speaker at Botany Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
V Duraipandiyan, Loyola College, India

Mosquitoes is very dangerous insect pest. It is producing life threatening diseases like chikungunya fever, yellow fever, encephalitis, malaria, dengue fever and filariasis. Mosquito-borne diseases cause millions of deaths each year. The unlimited usage of synthetic insecticides [....] » Read More

Rahul Chillawar, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Rahul Chillawar, Yeshwant Mahavidyalaya, India

This comprehensive project delves into the multifaceted exploration of Vitex negundo L., a medicinal plant native to India. The seventh-largest country globally, India boasts a diverse landscape with an abundance of plant life. Vitex negundo L. stands out as a medicinal powerhous [....] » Read More

Jatin Kumar, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Jatin Kumar, Central University of Punjab, India

The fungus that colonize the outer surface of the host (seaweed) is known as epiphytic fungi or algicolous fungi,they are ubiquitous, can be saprophytic, parasitic or in symbiotic association with its host and play important roles in benthic communities and almost all of the orga [....] » Read More

Madhu Raina, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Madhu Raina, University of Delhi, India

Results of previous work carried out on breeding system of Kigelia pinnata were indicative of its being late- acting self-incompatible. However, the authenticity of this statement remained to be ascertained. Incidence of this phenomenon was, therefore, investigated in detail by s [....] » Read More

Amrit Bharti, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Amrit Bharti, Panjab University, India

Salicylic acid (SA) and Arbuscular mycorrhiza (AM- Rhizophagus irregularis) have a potential to eliminate adverse effects of salt stress. Moreover, SA has been recently reported to play a key role in AM-symbiosis. However, the underline mechanisms behind the impact of SA seed pri [....] » Read More

Resmi L, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Resmi L, University of Calicut, India

Bananas are the fourth most significant crop, after rice, wheat, and maize. It is the main source of income for those living in rural areas and is regarded as a staple food by millions of people worldwide. It also makes a substantial contribution to the reduction of poverty espec [....] » Read More

Ajaz A Lone, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ajaz A Lone, SKUAST Kashmir, India

It is estimated that the planet’s demand for food and feed crops will almost double by 2050. Globally, rainfed agriculture is practised in 80% of the total agricultural area and generates 62% of the world’s staple food. Farmers are advised to use climate-resilient cro [....] » Read More

Rahil Ummar Faruk Abbu, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Rahil Ummar Faruk Abbu, Manipal Institute of Technology, India

Cancer continues to be a formidable global health challenge, necessitating innovative approaches for therapeutic intervention. This research focuses on the evaluation of phytochemicals isolated from Blumea eriantha for their potential as telomerase inhibitors in cancer treatment. [....] » Read More

Shulabhi Verma, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Shulabhi Verma, Sardarkrushinagar Dantiwada Agricultural University, India

Castor (Riccinus communis L. 2n= 20) is kharif crop belongs to member of the Euphorbiacea family that is found across all the tropical, semi tropical and warm temperate regions of the world it is often treated as a self-pollinated crop in breeding programs. Castor oil is non edib [....] » Read More

V Suchitra, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
V Suchitra, Sri Konda Laxman Telangana State Horticultural University, India

Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.), native to India and Southeast Asia, is widely used as a spice, cosmetic, dye, and increasingly in pharmaceuticals, especially post-COVID-19. Traditionally, turmeric is propagated through rhizomes, requiring approximately 2500 kg per hectare, accountin [....] » Read More

Carlos Manuel C Eusoya, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Carlos Manuel C Eusoya, Philippine Science High School Western Visayas Campus, Philippines

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has increased in prevalence globally. In particular, Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ESKAP) are the most clinically-relevant pathogens due to their multidrug [....] » Read More

Iqtidar Hussain, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Iqtidar Hussain, Gomal University, Pakistan

Wheat (Triticum Aestivum L.) is an imperative cereal and principal source of food in Indo-Pak continent as well as through out the Globe. In the world it is ranked first cereal regarding cultivating area and production. Weeds hamper the wheat by releasing allelochemical through i [....] » Read More

Atta Kwesi Aidoo, Speaker at Plant Science Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Atta Kwesi Aidoo, CSIR- Crops Research Institute, Ghana

Diseases of rice reduce grain yield and quality significantly in the major producing areas of Ghana. The limited availability of information on their incidence and severity led to the execution of this study to monitor and document major diseases affecting rice at different growt [....] » Read More

Kofi Frimpong Anin, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Kofi Frimpong Anin, CSIR-Crops Research Institute, Ghana

Exploitation of biological agents in the management of the invasive fall armyworm is considered the most sustainable strategy. This is particularly important for sub-Saharan Africa, where smallholder farmers form majority of staple food producers. A field study was thus conducted [....] » Read More

Kofi Frimpong Anin, Speaker at Plant Biology Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Kofi Frimpong Anin, CSIR-Crops Research Institute, Ghana

Ghana is striving to be self-sufficient in rice and acreages cultivated to rice are rapidly expanding. Rice intensification, like most monocultures, has increased pest outbreaks as being experienced in some rice growing areas. Insect pest populations over rice growth cycle were m [....] » Read More

Samson Nankone, Speaker at Plant Events
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Samson Nankone, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Technologique, Burkina Faso

The Laetiporaceae constitute a family of polypore characterized by a tomentose appearance with fibrous flesh and bright colourations. The generally vivid colour of these polypores is often exploited by man in dyeing, the pharmaceutical industry and the food industry. This family, [....] » Read More

Marcia Aparecida Cezar, Speaker at Plant Events
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Marcia Aparecida Cezar, Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil

The stem rot need attention due to the losses that may occur in the industry due it be the diseases that limit the quality of sugarcane production. Commonly, management is done through fungicide applications, however, the use of antagonistic microrganisms is an alternative contro [....] » Read More

Jose Wilson Pereira Goncalves, Speaker at Botany Conference
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Jose Wilson Pereira Goncalves, Bombeiros, Brazil

Remote sensing has various applications, including the identification of hotspots and their association with forest fires in Brazilian territory. This study analyzed the data on the incidence of hotspots in the municipality of Humaitá in the state of Amazonas from 1998 to [....] » Read More

Juhan Park, Speaker at Plant Events
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Juhan Park, Konkuk University, Korea, Republic of

Micropropagation has the advantage of being able to obtain a large number of pathogen-free seedlings in a short period of time and of being able to reproduce all year round regardless of the season. The apple (Malus × Domestica Borkh, Rosaceae) is one of the fruit crops pro [....] » Read More

Mezaine Kaci Zoubida, Speaker at Plant Events
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Mezaine Kaci Zoubida, University of Saad Dahleb Blida 1, Algeria

Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) a popular fruit known for its rich nutritional value and diverse bioactive compounds.Discarded as waste derived from the processing of Punica granatum L., peel potential as a rich source of bioactive compounds with diverse pharmacological effect [....] » Read More

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