ICN 2021

25 to 30 April 2021, Conference Centre of Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France

Bandeau - ICN 2021

Friday 30 April 2021

Plenary Sessions
08:30-09:00

AuditoriumPlenary 9

  • The use of high-throughput sequencing (HTS) on biodiversity studies of nematode communities in diverse habitats

09:00-09:30

AuditoriumPlenary 10

  • From human to plant diseases, robust and transposable approaches in the big data era to control pests

09:30-10:00

AuditoriumPlenary 11

10:00-10:30

Coffee break - Visit of exhibition

Parallel Sessions
10:30-12:30

AuditoriumOral session 29

Interactions of nematodes with micro-organisms

Chairs: Maria Viketoft and Johan Desaeger

Oral presentations

10:30-10:50

Nematode-microorganism interactions - past, present and future perspectives
Maria Viketoft

10:50-11:10

Cultivating relationships: genetics shape microbiome form and function in C. elegans
Buck S. Samuel

11:10-11:30

Microbiota associated with phytonematodes in the rhizosphere of cultured plants
Holger Heurer, Ahmed Elhady, Shimaa Adss, Johannes Hallmann

11:30-11:45

Multipartite interactions between Pratylenchus thornei, arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, rhizobia and nutrients in mungbean
Elaine Gough, John Thompson, Rebecca Zwart, Alla Marchuk, Kirsty Owen

11:45-12:00

Agro-biological associations of Meloidogyne hapla populations: the soil-health, microbiome connections
Isaac Lartey, Gregory Bonito, Haddish Melakeberhan Ludger Beerhues, Søren Sørense, Holger Heuer

12:00-12:15

Microbes attaching to endoparasitic nematodes in soil trigger plant defence and suppress nematode establishment in roots
Olivera Topalovic, Sandra Bredenbruch, Sylvia Schleker, Holger Heuer

Poster flash presentations

12:15-12:20

Integrating new nematode management tools to protect tree replants at risk
Michael McKenry

12:20-12:25

Nematode communities from soils suppressive to root-knot nematodes
J. Parr McQueen, Tristan Watson, Johan Desaeger, Peter Digennaro, Kaitlin Gattoni, Sarah Strauss, Carrie Suen, Weiming Hu, Dorota Porazinska

12:25-12:30

Understanding the Heterorhabditis nematode factors involved in modulating symbiosis with Photorhabdus bacteria
Vishal Singh Somvanshi, Chaitra Ganapati Bhat, Uma Rao


10:30-12:30

Room 1Oral session 30

Trade and market access implications of plant parasitic nematodes

Chairs: Tom Prior and Francesca De Luca

Oral presentations

10:30-10:50

Plant parasitic nematodes, regulatory actions, and plant trade repercussion in Florida
Renato Inserra

10:50-11:10

Nematodes associated with damage on Taxus media cv. Hillii in Norway
Christer Magnusson, Dag Ragnar Blystad, Zahra Ben Hellal

11:10-11:30

Movement of plant-parasitic nematodes associated with the turf industry
Tom Prior, Rebecca Lawson, Lesley Jutson, Margarida Correia, Paul Taylor, James Stubbs, Charlotte Howard

11:30-11:45

Plant-parasitic nematodes pose a serious threat to the production, nutritional quality of popular biofortified cassava
Aminat Akinsanya, Steve Afolami, Peter Kulakow, Danny Coyne

11:45-12:00

Plant-parasitic nematodes and export to non-European Union countries
Anne Sophie van Bruggen, Evelyn van Heese

12:00-12:15

Detection of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus: which is the best molecular test? Practical outcomes of the EU VALITEST project
Geraldine Anthoine, Anne-Marie Chappe, Aude Letort, Maureen Scipion, Hanna Mouaziz, Maja Ravnikar, Aude Chabirand

Poster flash presentations

12:15-12:20

Detection and diagnostics of tropical Meloidogyne spp. within the Euphresco project MeloTrop
Saša Širca, Barbara Gerič Stare, Anne-Marie Chappe, Fabrice Ollivier, Laurent Folcher, Maria L. Inácio, Filomena Nóbrega, Leidy Rusinque, Eugénia Andrade, Carla Maleita, Luci Conceição, Isabel Abrantes, Evelyn Y.J. van Heese, Gerrit Karssen, Jasmina Bačič

12:20-12:25

Negative binomial modeling of nematode count data yield more accurate mean and variance estimates
Gideon Alake, Inga Zasada, Edzard van Santen, Peter DiGennaro

12:25-12:30

Plant parasitic nematode biosecurity threats from a Northern Ireland and UK perspective
Thomas Fleming, Margaret Hainon-McDowell, Deborah Cox, Trevor Martin, Colin Fleming


10:30-12:45

Room 2Oral session 31

Nematode community assemblies

Chairs: Byron Adams and Eric Grenier

Oral presentations

10:30-10:50

Cultural practices and environmental conditions impact plant-parasitic nematode communities at national and local scales
Nathan Garcia

10:50-11:10

Nematodes in soil ecosystems: Response to change
Diana Wall

11:10-11:30

Soil communities of amplified landscape connectivity resulting from contemporary climate change
Satyendra Pothula

11:30-11:45

Exploring belowground biodiversity in Lincoln, Nebraska’s tallgrass prairie corridor
Abigail Borgmeier, Kaitlin Gattoni, Timothy Harris, Peter Mullin, Dorota Porazinska, Kirsten Powers, David Wedin, Thomas Powers

11:45-12:00

A novel metabarcoding strategy for studying nematode communities
Md Maniruzzaman Sikder, Mette Vestergård, Rumakanta Sapkota, Tina Kyndt, Mogens Nicolaisen

12:00-12:15

Vertical distribution of nematodes in peanut-cotton cropping systems
Lesley Schumacher, Zane Grabau, David Wright

Poster flash presentations

12:15-12:20

Agriculture land-use intensification causes biotic homogenization on phytonematode communities at regional scale
Antonio Archidona Yuste, Thorsten Wiegand, Nico Eisenhauer, Carolina Cantalapiedra-Navarrete, Juan E. Palomares Rius, Pablo Castillo

12:20-12:25

DNA barcoding using COI and 18S in nematode community analyses: advantages of a combined approach
Thomas Powers, Dorota Porazinska, Byron Adams, Blanche Butera, Rebecca Higgins, Timothy Harris, Peter Mullin, Kirsten Powers

12:25-12:30

The research of free-living terrestrial nematodes (Order Dorylaimida) from tropical rain forest in Vietnam
Thi Anh Duong Nguyen, Joaquin Abolafia, Reyes Pena-Santiago


10:30-12:30

Room 3Oral session 32

Effectors in plant parasitic nematodes

Chairs: Melissa Mitchum and Bruno Favery

Oral presentations

10:30-10:50

Effector gene birth in plant parasitic nematodes: neofunctionalization of a housekeeping glutathione synthetase gene
Sebastian Eves-van den Akker

10:50-11:10

A root-knot nematode effector targets the spliceosomal plant machinery allowing the giant cells formation
Michaël Quentin

11:10-11:30

A cyst nematode effector modulates plant defenses through a novel host kinase cascade
Parijat Juvale

11:30-11:45

Nematode-encoded RALF peptide mimics facilitate parasitism of plants through the FERONIA receptor kinase
Xin Zhang

11:45-12:00

Functional characterization of a highly expanded superfamily of dorsal gland effector proteins in cyst nematodes
Anju Verma

12:00-12:15

The Meloidogyne incognita effector MiL648 contributes to nematode virulence through its interactions with OPR2 in tomato
Geert Smant

Poster flash presentations

12:15-12:20

Functional characterization of effector candidates of the root lesion nematode Pratylenchus penetrans
Paulo Vieira

12:20-12:25

The root-knot nematode MiPDI1 effector targets a zinc finger protein to establish disease in Solanaceae and Arabidopsis
Zhao Jianlong

12:25-12:30

Uncovering the role of the syncytia-forming nematode core effector GrGLAND11 in Globodera rostochiensis
Kerry Leslie

Plenary Session
12:30-13:00

AuditoriumPlenary 12

13:00-13:15

Closure congress

13:15-15:00

Lunch