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

 14-16 September 2021

SESSION 7 - Plant Genetics and Breeding

ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
7.01 Boutilier K.
New Tools for Doubled-Haploid Production in Dicots
7.02 Carbone F., Scalabrin S., Bagnaresi P., Tacconi G., Salimonti A., Zelasco S., Forgione I., Sirangelo T. M., Desiderio F., Cattivelli L., Morgante M.
A new reference genome sequence for cultivated olive tree
7.03 Ventimiglia M., Marturano G., Vangelisti A., Usai G., Simoni S., Cavallini A., Giordani T., Natali L., Zuccolo A., Mascagni F.
Survey of transposable elements exaptation events in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) genome
7.04 Acquadro A., Zayas A., Martina M., Polli M. F., Di Nardo G., Comino C., Gilardi G., Martin E., Portis E.
BSA-seq analysis reveals genomic regions carrying candidate genes for male sterility phenotype in globe artichoke
7.05 Mazzucato A., Picarella M. E., Granell A.
A point mutation in the HD-Zip III transcription factor SlCORONA/SlHB15 underlies the phenotype of the parthenocarpic fruit (pat) tomato mutant
7.06 Giacomelli L., Scintilla S., Salvagnin U., Zeilmaker T., Dalla Costa L., Malnoy M., Rouppe Van Der Voort J., Moser C.
Generation of mildew-resistant grapevine clones via genome editing: potentials and hurdles
7.07 Dell'Acqua M., Alem C. G., Nigir B., De Sousa K., Poland J., Kidane Y., Abate E., Van Etten J., Fadda C., Pè M. E.
Genomics-driven breeding for local adaptation is enhanced by farmers’ traditional knowledge
POSTER COMMUNICATIONS
7.08 Rosignoli S., Cosenza  F., Moscou M. J., Civolani L., Musiani F., Forestan C., Milner S. G., Tuberosa R., Salvi S.
Cloning the barley NEC3 disease lesion mimic mutant using complementation by sequencing
7.09 Pagano L., Marmiroli M., Rossi R., Roberto  D. L. T., Giovanni L., Ruotolo R., Gariani G., Bonanni V., Pollastri S., Puri A., Gianoncelli A., Aquilanti G., D'Acapito F., White J., Marmiroli N.
Copper Oxide nanomaterial fate in plant tissue: Nanoscale impacts on reproductive tissues
7.10 Dalcorso G., Fasani E., Zorzi G., Vitulo N., Furini A.
Comparative analysis between Arabidopsis thaliana and the metal hyperaccumulator Arabidopsis halleri identifies micro-RNA associated with nutrient homeostasis, development and stress response
7.11 Martina M., Acquadro A., Barchi L., Gulino D., Brusco F., Rabaglio M., Portis F., Portis E., Lanteri S.
Genome-Wide Identification of Microsatellite Markers in Anemone coronaria L. and Development of a user-friendly Web Resource
7.12 Olivieri F., Francesca  S., Svevi F., Chiaiese P., Barone A., D'Agostino N., Rigano M. M.
CRISPR/Cas9-mediated mutagenesis to improve the nutritional quality of tomato fruits.
7.13 Graci S., Olivieri F., Rigano M. M., Barone A.
Genetic characterization of the landrace GiaGiù for its traceability in the tomato food chain
7.14 Li K., Tassinari A., Urbany C., Prester T., Ouzunova M., Tuberosa R., Salvi S.
QTL mapping for Ear Fasciation and Kernel Row Number in two connected RIL populations in maize
7.15 Licheri G., Franguelli N., Colombo F., Ghidoli M., Dell'Anno M., Sangiorgio S., Cassani E., Rossi L., Pilu R.
Reintroduction of rye and wheat in Antrona Valley by varietal comparison: the SOCIAAALP Project
7.16 Tassinari A., Li K., Urbany C., Presterl T., Ouzunova M., Tuberosa R., Salvi S.
Identification of QTLs for ear prolificacy and tillering in maize using two connected RIL populations
7.17 Palma D., D'Orso F., D'Agostino N., Morelli G., Cardi T., Sestili S.
Evaluation of gRNAs and validation of dCAPS for the editing of the LIN5 gene in tomato
7.18 Laura M., Forti C., Barberini S., Ciorba  R., Mascarello C., Cassetti A., Giovannini A., Ruffoni B., Savona M.
Highly efficient CRISPR/Cas9 mediated gene editing in Ocimum basilicum cv. FT Italiko to induce resistance to Peronospora belbahrii
7.19 Mores A., Mastrangelo A. M., De Simone V., Giovanniello V., Pecchioni N., Borrelli G. M., Marone D.
Cisgenesis to improve durum wheat sustainability by a wheat durable resistance gene
7.20 Guche  M. D., Guche M. D., Pilati S., Dalla Costa L., Moser C., Guella G., Trenti F., Lanubile A., Marocco A.
Functional Study of Lipoxygenase-Mediated Resistance to Fungal Pathogens in Maize and Grapevine
7.21 Caruso S., Ichikawa M., Di Martino M., Bocchini M., Marconi G., Albertini E.
Epigenetics: a novel biotech approach which could enhance tomato breeding insight on quality and flavor
7.22 Nigro  D., Fortunato  S., Giove S. L., Gadaleta A.
Nitrogen Use Efficiency candidate genes and relationship with Grain Protein Content in durum wheat
7.23 Vangelisti A., Simoni S., Giordani T., Usai G., Mascagni F., Ventimiglia M., Natali L., Cavallini A.
Genome wide characterization of Lipid Transfer Proteins (LTPs) multigenic family in a relevant oilseed crop: the sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) case.
7.24 Principio L., Barone A., D'Ambrosio C., Stigliani A. L., Giorio G., Rigano M. M.
CRISPR/Cas9 editing for improving the nutritional quality of tomato fruits
7.25 Rosellini D., Bocchini M., Marconi G., Albertini E., Veronesi F.
Allele-specific gene expression analysis in alfalfa hybrids and neopolyploids
7.26 Vitale P., Laidò G., Esposito S., De Vita P., Pecchioni N.
Genomic selection for grain yield in drought stress conditions in durum wheat
7.27 De Angelis G., Franzini A., Beretta M.
Explore genetic variability to abiotic and biotic stress in Diplotaxis tenuifolia
7.28 Pasqualetto G., Palmieri L., Martens S., Dondini L., Malnoy M. A.
Omics tools development for pear-apple hybrid identification
7.29 Biselli C., Vietto L., Picco F., Rosso L., Cattivelli L., Nervo G., Fricano A.
High-throughput phenotyping and genotyping to underpin poplar resistance to Woolly Poplar Aphid (Phloeomyzus passerinii, L.).
7.30 Beretta V. M., Franchini E., Ud Din I., Lacchini E., Van Den Broeck L., Sozzani R., Orozco-Arroyo G., Adam H., Jouannic S., Gregis V., Kater M.
The ALOG family members OsG1L1 and OsG1L2 regulate inflorescence branching in rice
7.31 Savoia M. A., Del Faro  L., Venerito P., Gaeta L., Palasciano M., Montemurro C., Sabetta W.
Morphological characterization and genetic diversity assessment of Apulian almond germplasm
7.32 Scarano A., D'Orso F., Morelli G., Santino A.
Targeted mutagenesis by CRISPR/Cas9 on SlDET1 gene as a tool to improve the nutritional value of tomato fruit
7.33 Sabetta W., Mascio I., Squeo G., Gadaleta S., Flamminii F., Conte P., Di Mattia C. D., Piga A., Caponio F., Montemurro C.
Exploitation of nutraceutical properties of minor Italian olive genotypes from Apulia, Sardinia and Abruzzo
7.34 Forestan C., Sciara G., Bruschi M., Ormanbekova D., Tuberosa  R., Salvi S., Maccaferri M.
A transcriptomic approach to identify candidate genes at QTLs for Root Growth Angle in durum wheat
7.35 Marzorati F., Wang C., Pavesi G., Mizzi L., Morandini P.
Identification of candidate genes in Medicago through correlation analysis of microarray data after cleaning and normalization
7.36 Scariolo F., Basso A., Negrisolo E., Barcaccia G.
Venetian Radicchio biotypes, who came first?
7.37 Tamburino R., Castiglia D., Sannino L., Scotti N.
Chloroplast retrograde signalling: from biogenesis to plant stress adaptation
7.38 Bruschi M., Bozzoli M., Sciara G., Ormanbekova D., Forestan C., Goundemand E., Devaux P., Perovic D., Pankovic D., Corneti S., Stefanelli S., Ratti C., Rubies-Autonell C., Gadaleta A., Tuberosa R., Maccaferri M.
Characterization of Sbm2, a locus for Soil-Borne Cereal Mosaic Virus (SBCMV) resistance in durum and bread wheat
7.39 Bevilacqua V., Vitti A., Logozzo G., Marzario S., Gioia T., La Salvia R., Bochicchio R., Sica R., Amato M., Nuzzaci M.
Evaluation of seedling production and protection from Fusarium culmorum of different Italian durum wheat varieties as response to seed coating with Trichoderma harzianum T-22
7.40 Posadinu C. M., Scintu A., Vrebalov J., Courtney T. L., Rivas F. J. M., Alseekh S., Fernie A., Giovannoni J. J., Attene G., Rodriguez M.
Evaluation of diversity for metabolic composition in a collection of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) Sardinian landraces
7.41 Gaccione L., Comino C., Moglia A., Milani A. M., Valentino D., Portis E., Prohens J., Lanteri S., Acquadro A.
Structural and functional genomics applied to an anthocyanin-free eggplant genotype for the analysis of colour regulation in peel
7.42 Nefzaoui M., Bozzoli M., Bruschi M., Stefanelli S., Prestera M., Ober E., Thomelin P., Wulff B., Arora S., Gaurav K., Gadaleta A., Tuberosa R., Maccaferri M.
Exploring trait variation in a sequenced Aegilops tauschiidiversity panel for fast tracking wheat breeding
7.43 Maioli A., Miloro F., Gianoglio S., Li R., Valentino D., Milani A. M., Comino C., Lanteri S., Acquadro A., Moglia A.
CRISPR/Cas9-mediated Knock-out of tomato DMR6 gene to confer tolerance against pathogens
7.44 Torricella  V., Guerra D., Tadini  L., Rotasperti L., Pesaresi P., Stein N., Cattivelli  L., Tondelli A., Crosatti C.
Fine mapping and functional characterization of the barley viridis zb63 photosynthetic mutant
7.45 Novi J. B., Sciara G., Condorelli G., Janni M., Pignone D., Marcel T., Yahyaoui A., M'Barek S. B., Invernizzi C., Viola P., Oliveri F., Tuberosa R., Maccaferri M.
Identification of resistance factors to Septoria Tritici Blotch in durum wheat landrace germplasm
7.46 Marini M., Shmuleviz R., Baroni A., Mujtaba T., Bolognesi G., Zerneri M., Mora R., Imanifard Z., Polverari A., Tornielli G. B., Bellin D.
Selection of new grapevine genotypes derived from the autochthonous cv. Corvina
7.47 Angilè F., Foianini I., Fanizzi F. P., Pellegrino M., Romano E., Ripoli A. G., Pellicori V., Lo Feudo G., Santilli E., Benincasa C., Mancini S., Cattivelli L., Di Gaspero G., Scaglione D., Scalabrin S., Morgante M., Zelasco S.
Population genetic structure and phenotyping of Italian varieties aiming to a genome wide association study for olive oil chemical composition
7.48 Cuccurullo A., Contaldi F., Camerlengo F., Festa G., Yoneyama K., D'Agostino N., Rigano M., Olivieri F., Navarro A., Cardi T., Facchiano A., Scafuri B., Vurro M., Nicolia A.
Innovative genetic approaches to explore resistance against the parasitic weed Phelipanche ramosa in tomato
7.49 Castorina G., Consonni G.
Cooperative regulation of cuticle biosynthesis in maize juvenile leaves by ZmFDL1 and ZmGL15 transcription factors.