Best poster awards
By Marieke Ploegmakers, editor All About Feed
The conference board presented two Best Poster Awards. The awards were won by Takumi Okano of Azabu University, Japan, and Chenxi Zang of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China. Takumi Okano conducted an expression analysis of candidate genes for citreoviridin biosynthesis in Penicillium citreonigrum. Chenxi Zang conducted an morphological and transcriptomic analysis of the inhibitory effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on Aspergillus flavus growth and aflatoxin production.
Congratulations to both!
The award consisted of a certificate, a present from the Netherlands and a voucher to publish an article Open Access in World Mycotoxin Journal.
De award was presented by the conference chairs Prof Rudolf Krska and Prof Chris Elliott.