73 Biomedical, Health-Beneficial and Nutritionally Enhanced Plants Oral

Oral Session
C09 Biomedical, Health-Beneficial and Nutritionally Enhanced Plants
This is a general oral session for the Biomedical, Health-Beneficial & Nutritionally Enhanced Plants Division.

Approved for 2.5 CM CEUs

Monday, November 7, 2016: 9:45 AM-12:30 PM
Phoenix Convention Center North, Room 123

Jason D. Gillman
9:45 AM
Introductory Remarks
9:50 AM
The Paradox and Potential Opportunity of Diversity and Abundance.
Stephen Kresovich, Clemson University; Richard E. Boyles, Clemson University; Zachary W. Brenton, Clemson University
10:10 AM
Genetic Control of Kernel Composition in Maize-Teosinte Germplasm.
Sherry Flint-Garcia, USDA-ARS; Avinash Karn, University of Missouri
10:30 AM
Exploring Genetic Diversity and Nutritional Potential in Cultivated and Wild Peanut Germplasm for Molecular and Biofortification Breeding.
Ming Li Wang, USDA-ARS; Brandon Tonnis, USDA-ARS; David Pinnow, USDA-ARS; Charles Yiwu Chen, Auburn University; Shyam Tallury, USDA-ARS; Jianming Yu, Iowa State University; Michael A Grusak, USDA-ARS; Gary A. Pederson, USDA-ARS
10:50 AM
Low Phytate and Gpc-B1 Traits in Wheat: A Biofortification Winner Combo?.
Jorge Patricio Venegas, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Robert A. Graybosch, USDA-ARS and University of Nebraska; P. Stephen Baenziger, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Brian M. Waters, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Mary Guttieri, USDA-ARS
11:10 AM
11:40 AM
Characterization and Genome-Wide Association Mapping of Seed Composition and Agronomic Traits Using a Mini-Core Collection of a Wild Soybean (Glycine soja).
Thang La, University of Missouri; Edward Large, University of Missouri; Xiaofan Niu, University of Missouri; Earl Taliercio, USDA-ARS; Thomas E. Carter Jr., USDA-ARS; Randall Nelson, USDA-ARS; Randall Nelson, USDA-ARS; Qijian Song, USDA-ARS; Henry T. Nguyen, University of Missouri; Grover Shannon, University of Missouri; Andrew Scaboo, University of Missouri
11:50 AM
Variation in Dietary Fiber Content of Four Major Pulse Crops.
Mark A. Brick, Colorado State University; Dimas Echeverria, Colorado State University; Yiran Chen, Colorado State University; Henry Thompson, Colorado State University; George J. Vandemark, USDA-ARS; Rebecca J McGee, USDA-ARS
12:10 PM
Metabolite and Mineral Diversity in Onions Due to Genotype and Environment and Potential for Cancer Prevention.
Adam L. Heuberger, Colorado State University; Jacqueline M Chaparro, Colorado State University; Michael Bartolo, Colorado State University; Henry Thompson, Colorado State University; Shawna B Matthews, UC-Denver
12:20 PM
Metabolic Differences Found in Seedlings of Rice Varieties That Produce Grains Low Versus High in Arsenic Concentration.
Shannon R. M. Pinson, USDA-ARS; D. Jo Heuschele, USDA-ARS Dale Bumpers National Rice Research Center; Aaron P. Smith, Louisiana State University
12:30 PM