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We're very excited to host @QuaveEthnobot with @VT_ACT this week! She'll be speaking about her research developing drugs from plants Friday for @FralinLifeSci Life Science Seminar series. #ethnobotany #herbarium #antiobioticresistance
In the latest #FoodiePharmacology episode - I spoke with @EmoryCSHH #sports #nutrition expert @DrDanBenardot about how the balance in food and liquid uptake impacts athletic performance.
I learned a lot 💡! You can too!
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New on #FoodiePharmacology!! Eating for Peak Fitness: Sports Nutrition @DrDanBenardot
What we eat impacts bodily performance. For athletes, understanding food & liquid intake can mean the difference between a win or a loss.
We won't save biodiversity without saving human diversity, they're inextricably linked.
But indigenous people aren't "disappearing" or being "eroded", they're being wiped out as deliberate government policy.
Protecting indigenous cultures is crucial for saving the worldâs biodiversity
The worldâs millions of indigenous people play a critical role in conserving biodiversity.
More than 80 clinical trials launch to test coronavirus treatments A nice summary of the clinical trials planed or ongoing to evaluate a range of products for the treatment of #COVID19, from repurposed HIV therapies to traditional Chinese medicine.
More than 80 clinical trials launch to test coronavirus treatments
As HIV drugs, stem cells and traditional Chinese medicines vie for a chance to prove their worth, the World Health Organization attempts to bring orde...
How Patients Die After Contracting COVID-19, The New Coronavirus Disease. My interview with @mgodoyh aired on @NPR this morning #COVID19 #2019nCoV
How COVID-19 Kills: The New Coronavirus Disease Can Take A Deadly Turn
Most cases of the illness are characterized as mild, with symptoms similar to those of a common cold or the flu. But there have been over 1,300 deaths...
Just booked tickets for our #QuaveLab summer #research #expedition to Basilicata, #Italy 🇮🇹 The days will be much like pictured here—collecting & clipping specimens for #herbarium deposit & #phytochemistry analysis back in the lab. #explore #fieldwork #ethnobotany #WomenInScience
INTERNSHIP: Are you an undergraduate in biosciences or bioinformatics? We have a 4-month (paid) opportunity 'Measuring the wood and the trees in 3D' 🌳🌲
Come and gain some research experience 👉https://t.co/dVQXnDc3sM
What an awesome tweet thread! Congrats to @marynmck on delivering plenary address on #antibioticresistance at #AAAS #AAAS2020
Gonna live tweet @marynmck Plenary address The Second Antibiotic Era.
I'm sitting with Sci journos and Sci communicators including
@mikamckinnon @DrMRFrancis @JRMorber @phylogenomics @NerdyChristie and we're gonna try not to heckle our friend too loudly.
Please read and consider if you are one of those lucky students with many offers rolling in!
Where have all the flowers gone?
In this guest editorial, HerbalGram contributing editor @jabrinck shares his experiences across decades of field work around the world and observations regarding the #climate crisis facing the #planet. https://t.co/NDaWb83gM3
For the love of #kimchi ❤️
Happy Valentines Day!
#FoodiePharmacology #probiotic #food #foodie #fermentation #vegetable #plantbaseddiet #vegetarian #spocy #cabbage #salt
Kimchi: A Story of Love and Patience
Originally inclined to make a delicious gift for his wife, Kim Myung-Sung has committed his life to making the perfect kimchi. Here's his secret.
#Staphopia is a #database focusing on the genomes of the bacterial #pathogen Staphylococcus aureus and a resource for Life-threatening Methicillin-resistant S. aureus (#MRSA) infections.
#Antimicrobial #Resistance #AMR #DataScience @tdread_emory
What an interesting way to showcase the microbial wonder of #fermentation!
#fermentacular #art #ferment #pickled
#Rosemary is for remembrance. DYK it is also for gut health and exhibits strong anti-inflammatory activities? Beyond food, you may encounter this herb in essential oil blends, shampoo scents or even room deodorizer sprays!
Listen here: https://t.co/Jt6IGYmfE7
Vivid depictions of 19th-century acne patients in dermatologists’ “skin atlases” left Aisha Mazhar wondering if their experiences were similar to hers.
Emory's Cassandra Quave works to harness the power of plants for medicinal purposes, here's her work with #antibiotic resistance #WomenInScience
Our group's first publication in 2020 is now available in Phytochemistry! It describes a showcase on how we can use recent workflows in @GNPS_UCSD, such as MolNetEnhancer, CSCS, and Bioactivity networking for plant natural product research.
Researchers find new antibiotics that kill superbugs 'caught in a cage' | CBC News
Sencio darwinii was named by WJ Hooker & GAW Arnott based on this specimen collected in Tierra del Fuego, #Chile by Charles Darwin in 1833. Happy #DarwinDay! #DarwinDay2020 Type image courtesy @kewgardens herbarium. @KewAmericas @KewScience
Wardian cases utterly changed how plants could be moved from one continent to another. Many crops in common global production today were once transported in these ingenious boxes! #Food #Botany
BBC News - The clever glass box that reshaped the world
The clever glass box that reshaped the world
Wardian cases safely took plants across the world, revolutionising agriculture, politics and trade.
EPISODE 6. The Genius of Ginger
DYK that this spice comes with a millennia-long story of use in food & medicine? Ginger has been used for everything from treating nausea to adding flavor to tasty desserts!
#podcast #SciencePodcast #FoodPodcast
Thanks to all who supported this fundraiser for the herbarium! Unfortunately- we didn’t meet the minimum order for printing this round. Your funds will be reimbursed. We’ll give it another shot next year!
Young farmers apply ancient agroforestry practices in the heart of Sardinia #cheese #traditionalknowledge #Foodie
Young farmers apply ancient agroforestry practices in the heart of Sardinia
In Peru, the ink of Genipa americana is called “huito”. Such a a fabulous natural temporary #tattoo ink! #ethnobotany
The #tattoo of the Emberá #indigenouspeople of #Colombia lasts 10 days. The #tattooink comes from the juice of the seeds of the tree Genipa americana.
What other #plantbased "ink" do you know?
#tropical #biodiversity #ethnobotany #art #culture @SEBotany @tea_assembly @NatGeo
Congrats to Jan! One of my #ethnobotany heroes! She’s an #explorer #botanist #PhDMom #mentor and all around inspirational human!
Dr. Jan Salick, winner of this year’s #davidfairchildmedal and only the 2nd woman to ever receive the award! @NTBG #iamabotanist #plant #exploration #ethnobotany #WomenInScience #WomenInSTEM
Happy #womenandgirlsinscience day to all the great female scientists out there like @GTsodikova @AlisonNarayanUM @jenheemstra @QuaveEthnobot and many more!