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Experts: Antimicrobial Resistance Needs New R&D Models. Status quo not working. @ipwatch
Antimicrobial Resistance Needs New R&D Models, NGOs Say - Intellectual Property Watch
A group of non-governmental organisations organised a side event to the World Health Assembly to discuss the growing issue of antimicrobial resistance...
The morning haul :)
#medicinalplants #fieldwork #pharmacognosy #ethnobotany #italy #QuaveLab
I collected this beautiful wild Allium today in Basilicata, Italy. Anybody have a guess at the…
Our #peppertree research was featured by @livingonearth this week. You can listen here:
#Emory #QuaveLab #MRSA
Thanks to my hubby Marco and brother in law Renato for building this awesome plant drier!
#fieldwork #expedition #ethnobotany #pharmacognosy
The Arecaceae (Palms) have so many fascinating uses! Food, medicine, shelter, tools and more...
#ethnobotany #tropics #botany #plants #palm
An interesting talk on the many provisioning services of tropical palms #SOTWP @R_CamaraLeret
DYK that >2,000 of species in Fabaceae family are medicinal? That's a lot of #medicinal beans! Learn more here: https://t.co/zxUPoKyqx8
State of the Worlds Plants highlights the importance of #medicinalplants in the 21st century #SOTWP @KewScience
While I'm away this summer, #QuaveLab installed a state-of-the-art "Quave Tracker" on the wall ;) #labhumor #phdchat #science #travel
Views of Ginestra on a sunny May afternoon. So many beautiful memories from my days of fieldwork…
Where #botany meets #art and #cocktails - check out this piece on #ethnobotany trio of Roots and Shoots #Bitters!
Want a Better Cocktail? Find a Botanist
Shoots and Roots bitters taste like an airline ticket around the world—and back in time.
Tales from the TSA.... great pre-flight reading, lol. #PhDLife #science #traveler @edyong209
That Time the TSA Found a Scientistâs 3-D-Printed Mouse Penis
And other tales from the intersection of science and airport security
One of the amazing things about my job as an ethnobotanist is the opportunity to travel to…
As an #ethnobotanist, everyday is #Biodiversityday! We have so much to learn from #nature! Help protect #biodiversity 4 future generations!
Here's a great free educational resource for kids! Add some lessons on #biodiversity to their summer reading!
For #BiodiversityDay tmrw, find out abt #biodiversity thru this guide by @FAOnews & @CBDNews: https://t.co/iY83dQwLLI
Want to learn about antibiotics? ICARe is the course for you. Slots are filling up fast:
International Course on Antibiotics and Resistance (ICARe)
Course: ICARe was conceived by an international group of thought leaders from the Institut Pasteur, Harvard Medical School, McMaster University, biote...
Trimmed back my #medicinalplant garden this afternoon! Lots of new samples to dry! It's been fun growing these up from seed. #iamabotanist
Some more reassuring details on safety measures in place for seed storage at #Svalbard vault via @PopSci #seedbank
Turns out the Svalbard seed vault is probably fine
"Doomsday" seed bank buried in permafrost was breached after global warming produced extraordinary temperatures!
Arctic stronghold of worldâs seeds flooded after permafrost melts
No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change
Hey @kzrt - Going through the checklists for gear on our upcoming #expedition... Felco #2s and hori-hori digging knife for the win!
Candida auris: #Superbug identified in 122 people in 7 states
Superbug identified in 122 people in 7 states
US cases of an emerging, often multidrug-resistant fungus called Candida auris, causing severe illness with high mortality, have grown from seven to 1...
eScienceCommons: A Reddit Science Q&A on medical #ethnobotany
May 8-14 2017 #sciseekpicks Featuring @cosmosmagazine @quaveethnobot @EmoryUniversity @Sthg_Marvelous & @ncytnotesp
A good read on the tumultuous 1st year setting up a lab:
"A year in the life of a new professor"
Plant hunters discovered 1,700 new species last year
New types of coffee, parsnips and roses among 1,700 plants discovered last year
From a new type of Turkish parsnip to Madagascar coffee beans, the discoveries offer the prospect of better crops, medicinal uses and new garden displ...
Irony of #fieldwork: Planning intricate details 4 team #expedition has me nauseous w/ stress... yet colleagues think my work is like vacay!
Ohhh .... #Florida man - you never cease to entertain even this south Florida girl :)
BREAKING: #Florida man bitten on tongue by rattlesnake in Putnam County https://t.co/lYX5EbgCen
Ethnobotanical garden opening in Geneva visitors may recognise @QuaveEthnobot in the display
Cool new permanent #ethnobotany exhibit in #Geneva to open 6/26! Guess who's pic is on intro panel to garden?! :)