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President’s Report 2016 World Congress Update
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petolinoAfter 31 years of service, Joseph F. Petolino has retired from Dow AgroSciences.  He will continue to serve as an Associate Editor for Plant Biotechnology Journal and an Adjunct Professor at Ivy Tech Community College.

 


Ashraf Abd-Elbacki, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia) has published the paper titled “Molecular markers identification of leaf rust resistant genes Lr19, Lr21, Lr24 and Lr51 in selected Egyptian wheat cultivars” in the International Journal of Phytopathology (Omara RI, Abdelbacki AMM, Soliman NEK, Najeeb MA.  Molecular markers identification of leaf rust resistant genes Lr19, Lr21, Lr24 and Lr51 in selected Egyptian wheat cultivars. International Journal of Phytopathology, 4:55-62, 2015).

Please use the following link to read the abstract for this publication: http://escijournals.net/index.php/phytopath/article/view/ijpp873 .

 

 

 

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Michael J. Fay, Ph.D., Professor and Program Director (Department of Biomedical Sciences, Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL), is a coauthor on the paper titled “Epstein-Barr virus Latent Membrane Protein 2A (LMP2A)-mediated changes in Fas expression and Fas-dependent apoptosis: Role of Lyn/Syk activation” which was published in the journal Cellular Immunology (Incrocci R, Hussain S, Stone A, Bieging K, Alt LA, Fay MJ, Swanson-Mungerson M.  Epstein-Barr virus Latent Membrane Protein 2A (LMP2A)-mediated changes in Fas expression and Fas-dependent apoptosis: Role of Lyn/Syk activation. Cellular Immunology, 297:108-119, 2015).

To read the abstract for this publication please use the following link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26255694 .