FAPESP - Agilent Joint Research Workshop


The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and Agilent Technologies invite you to the

FAPESP - Agilent Joint Research Workshop

This is the kick-off meeting for the proposals jointly selected by FAPESP and Agilent to be developed by researchers in São Paulo, Brazil. The projects were selected through a Call for Proposals under the FAPESP  Program for Research Partnerships for Technological Innovation (PITE).

Themes covered are the prospection of volatile compounds produced by cyanobacteria and metabolomics and transcriptomics analyses of Eucalyptus.


December 4th, 2012 / 9h30 to 12h20

9h30 Welcome coffee
10h15 Opening session with representatives from FAPESP and Agilent Technologies
10h30 Agilent Technologies: R&D Activities
Jack Wenstrand, Agilent - Director of University Relations
11h00 FAPESP's programs for promoting academic research collaboration with
international corporate partners
Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz - Scientific Director, FAPESP
11h30 Physiological responses of Eucalyptus globulus and E. grandis to
high concentration of CO2 and temperature variations, identified by
metabolomics and transcriptomics analyses
Paulo Mazzafera - Institute of Biology - Unicamp, University of Campinas
11h50 Q&A
11h55 Prospecting volatile compounds produced by Brazilian cyanobacteria with
allelopathic effects
Ernani Pinto Júnior - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences - USP, University of São Paulo
12h15 Q&A
12h20 Closing

FAPESP – Rua Pio XI, 1500

The Event will be in English

Parking suggestion:
Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89
Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320

Registration: http://www.fapesp.br/eventos/agilent

FAPESP - Gerência Adjunta de Eventos
Tel.: (11) 3838-4216/4362/4394