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A. Functional Genomics:
A1 – Control of fruit pests by interaction with TRP channels, a novel class of insect sensing receptors
A02 – Silencing Mlo-like susceptibility genes to achieve broad-spectrum resistance to powdery mildew in apple
A03 – Functional characterization of fire blight resistance in Malus fusca – fine mapping, cloning and characterization of fire blight resistance genes from Malus fusca.
A04 – Comparative genomics of identified QTL regions conferring resistance to fire blight.
A05 – Genome wide identification and characterisation of plant type III polyketide synthases.
A06 – Identification of New Components of the ROS-mediated Regulatory Network Controlling Fruit Development and Ripening.
A07 – Grapevine and Botrytis in interaction: application of next generation sequencing to study susceptibility and resistance mechanisms
A08 – MicroRNA regulatory cascades during reproductive phase transition in apple
A09 – The Role of microRNAs in the Regulation of Fruit Development and Ripening of strawberry
A10 – Functional genomics of organelle targeted transcriptome in Rosaceae
B. Structural Genomics and Genetics:
B01 – High-throughput gene screening of flavoured and neutral nearly isogenic grapevine genotypes during ripening
B02 – Genetic dissection of fruit quality traits through the PBA approach
B04 – Candidate gene based association mapping to tackle loci controlling secondary metabolite production in app
B05 – Analysis of the genetic determinism of flowering and fruit maturation timing in grapevine
B06 – Identification and characterization of new genetic resistances to apple scab in local varieties and studies on the basis of tolerance of some local varieties to apple proliferation
B07 – Fine mapping of a scab resistance gene and identification of candidate genes
B08 – Genetic mapping of resistance to Nectria canker in apple and isolation of an underlying resistance gene
B09 – Identification and mapping of novel biotic resistances in Pyrus
B10 – A next generation sequencing-based approach to assess genetic variability in grape clones
C01 – Carotenoid metabolism of raspberries
C02 – Evaluating the contribution of antioxidant rich dietary fibre on colonic microbiota and human health
C03 – age of metabolomics, protein biochemistry and genetics in Fragaria spec
C04 – Phytohormone Mapping and Hormonal Regulation of Fruit Ripening
C05 – Systems biology in a model vineyard: Studying the effects of light and temperature on aroma impact factors
C06 – Comprehensive mapping of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in fruits
C07 – Analysis of grape secondary metabolites related to aroma and the quality of berry: chemical profiling and analysis of genetic determinants in segregating populations
C08 – Gene function analysis by virus-induced gene silencing and gene transfer in soft fruits
C09 – Comparative analysis of metabolic networks in strawberry, apple and grape
C10 – Lipidomics in fruit science
D01 – Improving the Apple genome draft assembly with NGS Data
D02 – Investigation of genome structure and LD in apple and peach and identification of selective sweep regions