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NATIONAL PROGRAM 302 PLANT BIOLOGICAL & MOLECULAR PROCESSES. John Radin, Kay Simmons, Rich Wilson, Peter Bretting. National Program 302. Agenda Approve Components Review Problem Areas Identify Associate Editors Identify Writing Team Leaders Writing Team Charge & Timelines

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NATIONAL PROGRAM

302

PLANT BIOLOGICAL & MOLECULAR PROCESSES

John Radin, Kay Simmons, Rich Wilson, Peter Bretting

national program 302
National Program 302

Agenda

  • Approve Components
  • Review Problem Areas
  • Identify Associate Editors
  • Identify Writing Team Leaders
  • Writing Team Charge & Timelines
  • Breakout Session Assignments
  • Reports from Breakout Sessions
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ARS National Program 302

Vision: Scientific research leading to tomorrow’s advances in crop production, quality and safety

  • Components:
    • Functional Utilization of Plant Genomes
    • Processes that Improve Plant Productivity and Quality
    • Plant Biotechnology Risk Assessment
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Possible Problem Areas for Component 1

Crop Models

Metabolic engineering

Genomic understanding of complex traits

Expression profiling

Proteomics

Characterize plant diversity

Genomic tools

Bioinformatics

Transformation

Sites specific recombination & excision technlogy

Genomic resources (direct, non-direct GE)

Artificial chromosomes

Computational biology

High throughput biochemistry/physiology

Metabolic profiling

Functional annotation of genomic sequences

Tilling

New sources of resistance

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Possible Problem Areas for Component 2

Adaptation to biotic & abiotic stresses

Genomic approach to reduce trans-isomers

Glycemic index

Nutraceuticals

Hypoallergenic crops

Metabolomics

Metabolic efficiency

Sustanable agriculture

Crop nutrition

Water use efficiency

Nutritional quality

Assess natural variation in metabolic pathways

Interaction with beneficial microorganisms

Value-added traits

Understanding C & N metabolism controls

Secondary products

Metabolic flux

Link to Climate change

possible problem areas for component 3
Possible Problem Areas for Component 3

Alternatives to GE crops

Analytical tests for constituents/GE traits

New methods for gene confinement

Influence of transgenes on global plant function

Transformation efficiency

Precise DNA insertion

Pollen flow control

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National Program 302

Breakout Session III: Writing the Action Plan

Associate Editors

Carroll Vance

Mike McMullen

Leon Kochian

Writing Team Leaders

  • James Giovannoni: Component 1
  • Cynthia Henson: Component 2
  • John Burke: Component 3
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National Program 302

Breakout Session III: Writing the Action Plan

Writing Team 1: Room 330

Functional Analysis of Plant Genomes

  • Giovannoni: Leader

Buckler

Dayan

Shoemaker

Cregan

Anderson

Cornish

Nielsen

Hammerschlag

Vance

Wilson

Hewings

Zapp

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National Program 302

Breakout Session III: Writing the Action Plan

Writing Team 2: Room 530

Biological Processes that Determine Plant Productivity and Quality

  • Henson: Leader

Crafts-Brandner

Van Toai

Rowland

Kochian

Grusak

Brunet

Banowitz

Ort

Bretting

Simmons

Roos

Collins

Blocker

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National Program 302

Breakout Session III: Writing the Action Plan

Writing Team 3: Room 630

Plant Biotechnology Assessment

  • Burke: Leader

Wise

Fletcher

McMullen

Bechl

Dahleen

Ow

Bassett

Radin

Martinez

Seiber

Butler

Tai

Turley

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National Program 302

Writing Team Charge

  • Associate Problem Areas with Components
  • Select 1 to 2 Writing Team members with responsibility for each problem area
  • First draft of Component with problem areas to Associate Editors in 30 days (by 21 June)
  • Extra Credit: Work with NPLs to develop

1 Problem Area Initiative per Component

  • First draft of Action Plan to NPS in 90 days (to Radin by 20 August)
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NATIONAL PROGRAM

302

PLANT BIOLOGICAL & MOLECULAR PROCESSES

John Radin, Kay Simmons Rich Wilson, Peter Bretting

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