Concurrent Symposium:  Applications of Gene Editing and Other Novel Biotechnologies

Chair: Erin M. Egelkrout, Applied Biotechnology Institute

A Biocompatible Nanocarrier of Genes Enables Transient Expression of Reporter Genes in Mature Plants and Seeds
Chinenye Izuegbunam, University of South Dakota

A Circularized T-DNA Vector Strategy Increases Site-Directed Integration Frequency in Agrobacterium-mediated Soybean Transformation
Xudong Ye, Bayer

Heterologous synthesis of cannabinoids in the microalgae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
Serge Basile Nouemssi, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Oral Administration of Maize-Produced SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein Elicits an Immune Response and Protection from Challenge in a Mouse Model of Covid-19
Erin M. Egelkrout, Applied Biotechnology Institute

Reengineering seed metabolism through CRISPR/Cas9 to improve the nutritional value of soybean
Cuong Nguyen Nguyen, University of Missouri