Here is a collection of photos from the volcanic island of Pantelleria (Italy, Province of Trapani, Sicily), taken during fieldwork with local communities in June 2014. All Photos: Copyright © Cassandra L. Quave.
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Growing risk of antibiotic resistance has experts rethinking & reducing use in acne treatment.
Antibiotic Resistance in Acne Treatment
This Clinical Evidence Synopsis summarizes the evidence for antibiotic resistance in acne and how resistance affects treatment.
@edyong209 on gender parity in his sources. If you don't make different decisions - nothing will change. @RySciDean #csmwaterloo2017
The Weed Whisperer | Emory Medicine Magazine | Emory University #QuaveLab #ethnobotany @emoryherbarium #drugdisovery
Our first shipment of new plant samples from my summer fieldwork arrived in #QuaveLab today! Students excited to get work on extractions!
The botanists’ last stand: The daring work of saving the last samples of dying species via @qz
"La vittoria più bello e quella che ancora deve venire" - Enzo Ferrari
[The finest victory is that which is yet to be won]
Interesting new find - and from #Italian soil! In the hunt for new antibiotics, scientists hit pay dirt
In the hunt for new antibiotics, scientists hit pay dirt
Soil is full of microbes that produce toxins to kill their neighbors, which makes it a great source for antibiotic drugs.
#QuaveLab research feature in latest @EmoryMedicine magazine. Check out gorgeous Schinus illustration by Dr. Samarakoon of @EmoryHerbarium !
I just uploaded v21 of a research paper in 2nd round of review. This baby has been polished to shine! Fingers crossed it passes this round!
I love getting presents- especially when it's a box of plant books! 1 is almost 200 years old! #betterthanchocolates
We had our weekly research group meeting today (by teleconference as I'm in the field in Italy…
New Quiet Branches from @IHStreet! "The State of The World's Medicinal Plants"
The State of The World’s Medicinal Plants
Humans are inspired by nature in all sorts of ways. A substantial part of that natural world is the plants surrounding us. Some common, most rare, and...
Agreed (esp. for #plants)! "Natural product research is poised to regain prominence in delivering new drugs to solve the antibiotic crisis."
Latest musings on the state of the state of the universe... https://t.co/8kYIZZaSje
Exciting news from Janda et al @scrippsresearch! @NIHFunding yields potential vaccine for opioids. Great to see support from @NIHDirector!
Busy morning in my field office! Keying out 30 species collected from the Vulture Alto-Bradano region of #Italy
My interview on #medicinalplants role in #drugdiscovery for #AMR now up in this podcast on #Epidemics
This week on The Front Row - the battle against epidemics of the future and the weapons we're using to fight them: https://t.co/7Ya1244QQc
Check out this cool episode on Future of Epidemics featuring interview on #medicinalplants https://t.co/UwFX3txnGg
To find new #medicine for dangerous infections we need to ask the right questions 🌿💊 #seb2017 keynote from @QuaveEthnobot #ethnobotany
Cassandra Quave presenting keynote: #Ethnobotany and the post-antibiotic era
#SEB2017 #AMR #drugdiscovery
Fantastic, alarming talk by @QuaveEthnobot on antibiotic resistance - but promising leads from plants #seb2017
#treehugger fun in Montesinho, Portugal! Ethnobotanists admiring a 500+ year old Chestnut tree…
The most important skill any leader — any person, really — can learn is how and when to say “no.” https://t.co/BLTql0I6wj
Fun #medicinalplant workshop and plant walk! #SEB2017 #ethnobotany #Portugal @SEBotany @SEBotanystudent
@aggerchez @QuaveEthnobot Small worlds:
Twitter>academia>ethnobotany>medicinal plants>theory-driven research
Mentors & leaders like @QuaveEthnobot are so important! 🌿
Fantastic talk on availability theory by @plantcrazy007 ! #SEB2017 #ethnobotany
Matthew Bond (@plantcrazy007) presenting: Beating around the bush: how plant availability shapes #medicinalplant knowledge
People take whatever kinds of knowledge that they need! #TEK not "lost", dynamic & adapting! Victoria Reyes-Garcia #seb2017 @SEBotany
Interesting new online resource for traditional ecological knowledge in Spain:
#ethnobotany #medicinalplants #Spain
I am lecturing on Life of ethnobotanist #RichardEvansSchultes tomorrow at 12:30pm EST - Livecast on Facebook! - go to ESPD50 and register
Enjoying the afternoon coffee break with fellow #ethnobotanist ladies at #SEB2017! @SEBotany
#portugal #ethnobotany #iamabotanist
So many awesome #ethnobotany talks at 2017 Economic Botany meeting in #Portugal! Follow #SEB2017 @SEBotany @SEBotanystudent to stay posted!