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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2008

Agricultural and Forestry Sciences - Plant Genomics

    Painel de Avaliação de Ciências Agronómicas e Florestais - 2008
  • Fons Werrij
  • Atanas Atanassov
  • Jan Klijn
  • Gianluca Brunori
  • Michael James Flanagan
  • Charles Michler
  • Tim Grotenhuis
  • Soren Mikkelsen
  • David Lindsay
PTDC/AGR-GPL/098179/2008

Did you ask for something small? The microRNAs power in a Eucalyptus tension world! (the microEGo project). Jorge Almiro Barceló Caldeira Pinto Paiva, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €199,800.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/098369/2008

Gene Regulatory Networks Underlying Phellogen Activity. Célia Maria Romba Rodrigues Miguel, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €126,231.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/098873/2008

AsyFlower - Evolution of the gene regulatory network controlling flower dorsoventral asymmetry. Maria Manuela Ribeiro Costa, Universidade do Minho (UM). €189,996.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/099263/2008

Characterization of alternative oxidase (AOX) polymorphisms in Hypericum perforatum L. - A novel approach to advance breeding on yield stability in a medicinal plant. Birgit Arnholdt-Schmitt, Universidade de Évora (UE). €135,045.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/099512/2008

Closterovirus silencing through transgenic grafting. Gustavo Nuno Barbosa Nolasco, Universidade do Algarve (UAlg). €147,385.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/099624/2008

VITIMULTISTRESS - Gene expression in grapevine (Vitis vinifera L) under multiple abiotic stresses. Sara Barros Queiroz Amancio, Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA/ULisboa). €146,136.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/099866/2008

Integration of transcriptomic, proteomic and metabolomics profiles to understand the role of T6P in the water deficit response and recovery in Medicago truncatula. Susana de Sousa Araújo, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €189,382.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/100509/2008

Examining a Multifunctional RNA Degrading Machine: the Arabidopsis Catalytic subunit of the Exosome. Cecilia Maria Pais de Faria de Andrade Arraiano, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €163,491.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/100552/2008

Functional genomic analysis of the Portuguese grapevine germplasm: Development of molecular tools for agro-economical applications and conservation of genetic variability. Helena Sofia de Henriques Lebre de Campos Pereira, Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA/ULisboa). €160,692.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/100919/2008

Transcript and metabolic responses associated with susceptibility of Trincadeira grapes to Botrytis cinerea. Impact on regular ripening and flavour development. Ana Margarida da Costa Macedo Fortes, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €64,400.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/101334/2008

T.caespititius chemotypes: molecular, genetic and biotechnological approaches to understand chemical polymorphism. Maria Helena Machado Trindade Donato, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €174,176.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/101435/2008

Identification of genes responsible for drought tolerance in Jatropha curcas, an emerging biodiesel plant. M Margarida Moutinho Girao de Oliveira, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €129,696.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/101785/2008

Genomics of Cork Formation: an integrated approach of cork quality. José Afonso Rodrigues Graça, Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA/ULisboa). €189,107.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/102861/2008

IMPROVIRON: IMproved PROductiVity and IRON nutrition in legume grains. Marta Vasconcelos, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP). €193,749.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/102877/2008

Transcriptomics of maritime pine embryogenesis. Célia Maria Romba Rodrigues Miguel, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €126,495.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/103285/2008

Exploiting transcriptional variation to identify genes underlying quantitative resistance to major grain legume pathogens. Maria Carlota Morais e Cunha Vaz Patto, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €199,668.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/103778/2008

The role of sperm derived microRNAs during double fertilization in Arabidopsis. Jörg Dieter Becker, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (FCG). €166,640.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/104966/2008

Assessment of genetic and genomic resources of Cork Oak: the basis towards a prospective management. Dora Batista, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €128,592.

PTDC/AGR-GPL/108156/2008

Regulatory mechanisms of signalling cascades in apical growing cells - crosstalk between actin dynamics and modulation of ion levels. Rui Malhó, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €60,000.