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Plant Biology

Joseph MK MULEMA

Tuesday, 5 March 2024 | 11:00 am – ICGEB Cape Town, AOUTH AFRICASenior Scientist CAB International (CABI), Africa Regional Centre, Nairobi, KENYA
The Scourge of Biological Invasions in Africa: CABI’s Contribution to Risk Assessment, Prioritization, Management and Communication in Sub-Saharan Africa Countries

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Iva ATANASKOVIC

Tuesday, 13 February 2024 |12:00 noon – ICGEB South Africa
The import mechanism of Pyocin G, a folded protein antibiotic active against Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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Liz RYLOTT

Tuesday, 10 October 2023 | 12:00 noon – ICGEB Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Centre for Novel Agricultural Products, the Department of Biology at the University of YorkEngineering plants to recover metals from our environment

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Folasade Mayowa OLAJUYIGBE

Thursday, 27 September 2023 | 3:00 pm – ICGEB New Delhi, INDIA
Director, Central Research Laboratory, Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Nigeria and Group Leader, Enzyme and Environmental Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Biochemistry, School of Life Sciences, FUTA, NIGERIABifunctional chimeric enzyme system for improved corncob

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Zain UL ABDIN (Ph.D.)

Tuesday, 18 July 2023 | 1:00 pm – ICGEB Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
Associate Professor, Department of Entomology University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, PAKISTANInsect functional genomics for the development of innovative green plant protection strategies

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Amos Olalekan ABOLAJI

Monday, 12 June 2023 | 12:00 noon – ICGEB Trieste, ITALY
Associate Professor, Drosophila Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, NIGERIA
Rescue Action of Selected Natural Products in Chemicals- and Genetic-Induced Drosophila melanogaster Models of Parkinson’s Disease: An ICGEB-Funded Projecty

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Neil BRUCE

Wednesday, 14 March 2023 | 2:00 pm – ICGEB New Delhi, INDIA
CNAP, Director
Centre for Novel Agricultural Products (CNAP) Department of Biology, University of York, UK
Mining marine and terrestrial environments for new enzymes to overcome obstacles in lignocellulose valorisation

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Leena TRIPATHI

Tuesday 8 November 2022 | 12:00 noon Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICADirector – Eastern Africa Hub, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
The Potential of Genome Editing for Sustainable Agriculture

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Eshchar Mizrachi

Tuesday 25 October 2022 | 12:00 noon Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICADepartment of Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology and Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, University of Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA
Understanding molecular mechanisms for nitrogen and phosphorus acquisition in indigenous South African plants

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Leena TRIPATHI

Tuesday, 8 November 2022 | 12:00 noon – ICGEB Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICADirector – Eastern Africa Hub, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
The Potential of Genome Editing for Sustainable Agriculture

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Eshchar MIZRACHI

Tuesday, 25 October 2022 | 12:00 noon – ICGEB Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICADepartment of Biochemistry, Genetics and Microbiology and Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, University of Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA
Understanding molecular mechanisms for nitrogen and phosphorus acquisition in indigenous South African plants

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Lázaro Hernández García

Tuesday, 21 October 2022 | 10:00 am – ICGEB Trieste, ITALYSenior Researcher, Enzyme Technology Group, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) Havana, CUBA
Introduction of CIGB (Cuba) and Bi- enzymatic transformation of sucrose into tailor-made fructooligosaccharides

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