LXIV SIGA Annual Congress
“Plant genetic innovation for food security in a climate change scenario”

 14-16 September 2021

SESSION 1 - Unlocking the potential of genetic resources

ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
1.01 Mcnally K., Zhou Y., Chebotarov D., Talag J., Copetti D., Zuccolo A., Lorieux M., Zhang J., Schmutz J., Wing R.
Sequencing of diverse rice genomes drives breeding innovation
1.02 Tripodi P., Rabanus-Wallace M. T., Barchi L., Kale S., Esposito S., Acquadro A., Schafleitner R., Van Zonneveld M., Prohens J., José Diez M., Börner A., Salinier J., Caromel B., Bovy A., Boyaci F., Pasev G., Brandt R., Himmelbach A., Portis E., Finkers R., Lanteri S., Paran I., Lefebvre V., Giuliano G., Stein N.
Global range expansion history of pepper (Capsicum spp.) revealed by over 10,000 genebank accessions
1.03 Magris G., Jurman I., Fornasiero A., Paparelli E., Schwope R., Marroni F., Di Gaspero G., Morgante M.
The genomes of 204 domesticated and wild Vitis vinifera accessions reveal the history and the genetic ancestry of European wine grapes
1.04 Maccaferri M., Sciara G., Bozzoli M., Novi J., Campana M., Bruschi M., Forestan C., Ratti C., Prodi A., Invernizzi C., Viola P., Oliveri F., Randazzo B., Goundemand E., Devaux P., Mazzucotelli E., Mastrangelo A., Desiderio F., Bansal U., Bariana H., Ammar K., Cattivelli L., Bassi F., Tuberosa R.
Establishment of a global tetraploid wheat collection to facilitate the dissection of the native variation present in the A and B wheat genomes
1.05 Barchi L., Rabanus-Wallace M. T., Prohens J., Toppino L., Padmarasu S., Portis E., Rotino G. L., Stein N., Lanteri S., Giuliano G.
Genomic insights into the domestication and selection of key agronomic traits in eggplant following improved genome assembly and pan-genome analysis
1.06 Frugis G., Testone G., Di Vittori V., Paolo D., Liberatore C., Galbiati M., Locatelli F., Cominelli E., Confalonieri M., Rossato M., Delledonne M., Cortinovis G., Bellucci E., Bitocchi E., Rodriguez M., Attene G., Aragao F., Papa R., Sparvoli F.
TILLING-by-sequencing and genome editing for the functional validation of candidate domestication genes in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)
1.07 Pavan S., Vergine M., Nicolì F., Sabella E., Aprile A., Negro C., Fanelli V., Savoia M. A., Montilon V., Susca L., Delvento C., Lotti C., Nigro F., Montemurro C., Ricciardi L., De Bellis L., Luvisi A.
Screening of olive biodiversity defines genotypes potentially resistant to Xylella fastidiosa
POSTER COMMUNICATIONS
1.08 Pirona R., Tafuri A., Accotto G. P., Fricano A., Ravaglia S., Giordano M., Marian D., Matic S., Marra M., Vaira A. M., Mazzucotelli E., Rhogayeh N., Ceriotti A., Baldoni E.
Exploiting the potential of Global Durum Panel for plant and human health
1.09 Macharia M., Boukail  S., Miculan M., Masoni A., Calamai A., Palchetti E., Pè M. E., Benedettelli S., Dell'Acqua M.
Genome wide association study of agronomic and seed traits in a world collection of proso millet (Panicum miliaceum L.)
1.10 Sangiorgio S., Ghidoli M., Gigliotti L., Cassol H., Sepulcri A., Reginelli D., Riso P., Cassani E., Pilu R.
MIND foods Hub: genetic improvement of Cucurbita maxima for carotenoids content
1.11 Bassolino L., Bianchi G., Buccheri M., D'Addezio L., De Vita P., Ficco D. B. M., Habyarimana E., Mistura L., Pacifico D., Petroni K., Paris R., Mandolino G.
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1.12 Volante A., Tondelli A., Desiderio F., Abbruscato P., Menin B., Biselli C., Casella L., Singh N., Mccouch S. R., Tharreau D., Zampieri E., Marè C., Cattivelli L., Valè G.
Identification of blast resistance loci in japonica rice through genome wide association study (GWAS)
1.13 Alfano M., Maestri S., Papa R., Di Vittori V., Marcolungo L., Marturano G., Cosentino E., Lavezzari D., Bellucci E., Nanni L., Bitocchi E., Delledonne M., Rossato M.
Cas9-mediated enrichment coupled to nanopore sequencing provides a valuable tool for de-novo assembly of cultivar-specific genomic regions
1.14 Occelli M., Macharia M., Takele  R., Pè M. E., Buizza R., Dell'Acqua M.
Development of climate services for smallholder communities in Mozambique: towards climate-ready crop landraces coupled with improved seasonal forecasts.
1.15 Landoni M., Sangiorgio S., Colombo F., Giupponi L., Ghidoli M., Cassani E., Pilu R.
Ancient varieties of mountain maize: inheritance and characteristics of the pointed trait
1.16 Sonnante G., D'Agostino N., Zuluaga D. L., Blanco E., Sarli A., Morgese A., Logoluso V., Todisco M. C., Cerbino D., Palasciano M.
SNP molecular diversity and GWAS in sweet cherry germplasm
1.17 Usai G., Giordani T., Vangelisti A., Mascagni F., Ventimiglia M., Simoni S., Natali L., Cavallini A.
Towards a new phased genome reference of fig (Ficus carica L.), a crucial resource for fig breeding
1.18 Stagnati L., Soffritti G., Martino M., Lanubile A., Rossi G., Ravasio A., Marocco A., Busconi M.
Recovery and characterisation of Emilia-Romagna local maize germplasm after 65 years from sampling
1.19 Stagnati L., Soffritti G., Martino M., Lanubile A., Rossi G., Ravasio A., Marocco A., Busconi M.
Recovery, characterisation and valorisation of in situ preserved local maize varieties from Emilia Romagna Region
1.20 Soffritti G., Stagnati L., Martino M., Zambianchi S., Ughini V., Busconi M.
Morphological, genetic and metabolic characterization of the Pomella genovese (Malus domestica Borkh.) an ancient apple variety of the Oltrepò Pavese
1.21 D'Amante G., Scalabrin S., Russo M. P., Caruso P., Vidotto M., Scaglione D., Licciardello C.
Preliminary data on the de novo genome of Citrus relative species, Eremocitrus glauca and Murraya spp., as resistance/tolerance sources to Huanglongbing
1.22 Del Regno C., Campanelli G., Sestili S., Palma D., Ferrari G., Beretta M.
Exploring phenotipic variability in a G10 magic population of tomato
1.23 Sica  R., Marzario S., Verrastro C., Latorraca A., Galante M., Fania F., Taranto F., Esposito S., Logozzo G., Gioia T., De Vita P.
Durum wheat genetic architecture evolution through morphological, kernel quality-related traits and association mapping studies
1.24 Sangiorgi G., Sciara G., Rosignoli  S., Tondelli A., Fricano A., Tuberosa  R., Salvi S.
Genome wide association mapping identifies major QTLs affecting seminal root traits in barley (H. vulgare L.)
1.25 Esposito S., Taranto F., De Vita P.
Genetic dissection of complex traits in durum wheat using Multi-locus GWAS
1.26 Mastrangelo A. M., Hartings H., Lanzanova C., Balconi C., Locatelli S., Valoti P., Petruzzino G., Pecchioni N.
Genetic diversity within a collection of Italian maize inbred lines: a resource for maize genomics and breeding
1.27 Esposito S., Cappetta E., Tranchida-Lombardo V., Tucci M., De Palma M.
Genome-wide identification and expression analysis of the glutaredoxin gene family in Solanaceae indicate a role of CC-type in defense responses of plants to pathogens
1.28 Marzario S., Gioia T., Logozzo G., Fascetti S., Coppi A., Selvi F., Farris E., Rosati L.
Population genetic structure of Gymnospermium scipetarum subsp. eddae (Berberidaceae), an endangered forest endemic from the Southern Apennines (Italy)
1.29 Villano  C., Garramone  R., Binetti  E., Carputo  D., Aversano  R.
Identification, classification, and expression analysis of LYSM gene family in varieties of Vitis vinifera
1.30 Marzario S., Sica R., Latorraca A., Morante V., Bevilacqua V., Galante M. A., Piergiovanni A. R., Papa R., Nuzzaci M., Gioia T., Logozzo G.
Knowledge of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) landrace resources maintained in situ and ex situ in Basilicata Region
1.31 Ciarmiello L. F., Carillo P., Woodrow P.
ITS-DGGE analysis: a useful tool for authentication of Cucumis melo cultivars and accessions
1.32 Pischedda A., Posadinu C. M., Galbiati M., Paolo D., Bitocchi E., Bellucci E., Cortinovis G., Papa R., Sparvoli F., Porceddu A., Attene G., Rodriguez M.
Investigation of novel phenotypes amongst M4 plants of a common bean TILLING population grown in field conditions
1.33 Mazzucotelli E., Mastrangelo A. M., Maccaferri M., Barabaschi D., Desiderio F., Orrù L., Lamontanara A., Campana M., Baffoni L., Marcotuli I., Marone D., Ficco D. B. M., Iannucci A., Russo M. A., Garofalo P., Vonella V., Ventrella D., Cattivelli L., Gadaleta A.
CerealMed: enhancing diversity in Mediterranean cereal farming systems
1.34 Revilla P., Djemel A., Santiago R., Frascaroli E., Balconi C., Altmann T., Vaz Patto  C., Carcosset A., Karmous C., Sahri A., Erdal S., Essamadi A. K., Malvar R. A.
PRIMA-DROMAMED: unlocking the Mediterranean maize germplasm to cope with climate change
1.35 Amoroso C. G., D'Esposito D., Guadagno  A., Andolfo G., Di Matteo A., Ercolano M. R.
Meta-analysis of tomato RNA-seq data reveals important multiple-stress responsive genes
1.36 Vervalle J. A., Vervalle  J. A., Costantini  L., Grando M. S., Grando  M. S., Lorenzi S., Mora R., Marini M., Lashbrooke J., Burger P., Vivier  M., Roodt-Wilding R., Bellin D.
High-density consensus linkage map based on three mapping populations using the Vitis18K SNP chip for grapevine breeding
1.37 Mora R., Delfino P., Crespan M., Gardiman M., Giust M., Tomasi D., Bolognesi G., Marini M., Bellin D.
Identification and validation of SNPs associated to the veraison time/flowering-veraison time interval in grapevine
1.38 Ciacciulli A., Poles L., Pappalardo  H. D., Salonia F., Licciardello C.
The effect of the light on the control of anthocyanin pigmentation of fruits, flowers, and shoots of Citrus and relative’s
1.39 Guerra D., Delbono S., Mascher M., Stein N., Cattivelli L., Tondelli A.
A gene duplication at the Blp locus is associated with the black grain phenotype in barley