FABI Events

2016-05-04 10h00
FABI Tea FABI Courtyard File

Please join us for our Monthly Tea at 10h00 in the FABI Courtyard.

We would like to thank laboratory equipment suppliers, ESCO Technologies, for their sponsorship and invite you to participate in a lucky draw on the morning.

2016-05-05 08h30
Student Seminars FABI seminar room
Chairperson: Tanay Bose
Ntombikayise Nkomo - Understanding disease tolerance in a potato cultivar (Solanum tuberosum cv BP1) challenged with Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. brasiliense: A proteonomic approach.
Mandy Messal - Plant associated fungal communities: How does composition and functional diversity affect plant health?
Conrad Trollip - Phylogenomic incongruence in Ceratocystis.
Phylogenetics workshop To be advised

An Introductory Phylogenetic Workshop will be presented from 10-13 May.

Please contact Inqaba Biotech for more information and pricing.

2016-05-10 10h00
Special Seminar FABI seminar room File

Join Dr Venessa Crossland, a sales representative with laboratory equipment specialists, Separations, for a talk on CRISPR technology.

Time: 10h00 - 12h00

Please rsvp to Venessa@separations.co.za by 5 May.

Workshops & Symposia

Advanced Phylogenetic WorkshopsAdvanced Phylogenetic Workshops 2016

Advanced Phylogenetic WorkshopsAdvanced Phylogenetic Workshops 2016

Fusarium Laboratory Workshop 2016

New Publications

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Lee DH, Roux J, Wingfield BD, Barnes I, Wingfield MJ. (2016) New host range and distribution of Ceratocystis pirilliformis in South Africa. European Journal of Plant Pathology 10.1007/s10658-016-0933-7
Beukes CW, Venter SN, Steenkamp ET. (2016) Crotalarieae and Genisteae of the South African Great Escarpment are nodulated by novel Bradyrhizobium species with unique and diverse symbiotic loci. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 100:2016-218. 10.1016/j.ympev.2016.04.011
Mausse-Sitoe SND, Chen SF, Wingfield MJ, Roux J. (2016) Diseases of eucalypts in the central and northern provinces of Mozambique. Southern Forests 10.2989/20702620.2015.1126780
Musvuugwa T, de Beer ZW, Duong TA, Dreyer LL, Oberlander K, Roets F. (2016) Wounds on Rapanea melanophloeos provide habitat for a large diversity of Ophiostomatales including four new species. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek :1-18. 10.1007/s10482-016-0687-4
Fourie A, Wingfield MJ, Wingfield BD, Thu PQ, Barnes I. (2016) A possible centre of diversity in South East Asia for the tree pathogen, Ceratocystis manginecans. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 41:73-83. 10.1016/j.meegid.2016.03.011 PDF