WG Meeting 1

The EuroXanth COST Action had its 1st Working Group Meeting at the Oceanographic Center in Banyuls-sur-Mer, France, on September 12, 2017. The meeting welcomed 13 participants from seven countries (see below) and served as a platform to discuss strategic issues (organisation of COST events during the upcoming grant periods; preparatory work for tangible deliverables) with respect to Working Groups WG2 (Pathogen Biology) and WG3 (Genetic Resistance – Host Defence).

List of Participants

Name Role Country Working group
BOCH, Jens WG3 Leader DE WG3
BÖRNKE, Frederik WG Member DE WG3
BOSIS, Eran WG2 Vice Leader IL WG2
CRUZ, Joana WG Member PT WG2
CUBERO, Jaime MC Member ES WG2
GADEA, José MC Substitute ES WG3
GONZALEZ FUENTE, Manuel Guest FR WG3
KOEBNIK, Ralf Chair FR WG2
NOËL, Laurent D. WG Member FR WG3
PEREZ-QUINTERO, Alvaro WG Member FR WG2
POTHIER, Joël F. WG2 Leader CH WG2
SALDARELLI, Pasquale WG Member IT WG3
SESSA, Guido MC Member IL WG2

The meeting was organised back-to-back with the EFFECTOME/RESISTANCE Workshop, which took place at the same place from September 12 to 15, 2017. The EFFECTOME/RESISTANCE Workshop welcomed around 80 participants and was organized by Dr. Thomas Kroj, Dr. Jean-Benoit Morel (both at INRA, Montpellier), Dr. Nemo Peeters and Dr. Laurent Deslandes (both at INRA, Toulouse).

The Minutes of the WG Meeting are available for download: WG2-WG3 Meeting Banyuls-sur-Mer 2017 Minutes.