The abstract book of the Third Meeting of the International Phytoplasmologist Working Group has been published in Phytopathogenic Mollicutes Vol. 5 (1-Supplement), January 2015 issue.

IPWG 2015 Abstract Book (.pdf; size about 10 Mb)

Phytopathogenic Mollicutes Vol. 5 (1-Supplement), January 2015 is also available to the in the Phytopathogenic Mollicutes website



  1. Phytoplasma genomic
  2. Phytoplasma detection and characterisation
  3. Insect vectors of phytoplasmas and phytoplasmas-vector interaction
  4. Phytoplasma diseases worldwide
  5. New phytoplasma diseases
  6. Mixed infection of phytoplasmas and other pathogens
  7. Phytoplasma-plant interaction and control of phytoplasma diseases




The presentation file must be compatible with Microsoft PowerPoint format (.ppt/.pptx) and it should be submitted to the meeting registration desk one day before the scheduled session and reviewed to be certain the slides are displayed correctly in the computer used for presentations (that will use powerpoint version 2003).
If the Presenting Author is unable to present the abstract, a Co-Author can take his/her place. A letter from the Presenting Author informing about the change is requested and must be received by the conference organizer no later than December 15, 2014.

EXTENDED ORAL: 20 minutes enclosing discussion.
SHORT ORAL: 12 minutes enclosing discussion.
POSTER: Posters must be also presented in about 4 minutes during assigned session. Maximum size of poster: 85 cm wide X 105 cm high