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HSA Research Grant Past Awards


A green alternative to an organophosphate neurotoxin: preventing apple infestation by codling moth with extracts from a US native plant.
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Out of the Bushes and into the Trees: Application of Next Generation Sequencing Technologies and Comparative Plastid Genomics in Current Challenges in Mint Systemics.


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 No grant awarded


Tumeric and Ginger Extracts in the Prevention of Osteoclastic Bone   Destruction
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Evaluation of nonanoic acid and Trichoderma harzinum as biocontrol agents in the suppressions of Pytium spp. and Botrytis cinerea in Ocimum basilicum L.


Limiting similarity and species coexistence in the herbaceous layer of old growth and secondary forests.


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 No grant  awarded


Genetic diversity of Acorus calamus.
Dissection of complex patterns of polyploid formation in Pycnanthemum.


Relationships between Gingko biloba and Ginseng on apoptosis in Alzheimer's fibroblasts.


Phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic status of narrowly endemic Monarda taxa.


Preserving knowledge of traditional plants in the Houma Community of Louisiana.


Localization and conservation of genetic variation in Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) ; An imperiled American herb.


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 Traditional dye plants of the Huichol Indians of Mexico


Molecular biological analyses of herb action.
Dramatic poisoning in Elizabethan England.


 Development of a DNA Probe for the detection of Fusarium in Basil.


Herbs as inducers of protective proteins.
Search for the nootropic saponin(s) in Panax quinquefolium.


Rascally verse roguish tobacco: The tobacco polemic in Early Modern England.
Winter survival and effect of pruning on Lavandula species and cultivars.
Identifying genetic markers and their role in selecting chemotypes in perennial Lamiaceae.


The in-activation of lipoxygenase and peroxidase activities by extracts of herbs.
Herbalist ot the King: The travels and writings of Philibert Commerson.


Imagistic associations of garlic in Greek and Latin literature.
Landscape uses and hardiness of herbs in Tennessee.


Tropical herbs of Hawaii.
Printing of three color plates for the Fuchs Herbal.
Genetics of sex allocation in coriander.


Tussie-mussies, nosegays and sweet poseys.
A toxonomic study of the genus Ocimum.


Cell culture studies of pokeweed antiviral compound. On-site research of medieval plants and gardens in Hungary and Poland.


 Herbs in the landscape: A design and planting guide.


 A weaver's garden.


 Plants in the 14th and 15th century: Paintings of St. Sebastian.


Final typing of manuscript - This Booke of Sovereigne Medicines Handbook on gardens: Archeological evidence.


Susceptibility of herbs to pollution.
Transportation of collection of Mentha herbarium from Michigan to Delaware.


 Study of the taxa of Thymus.


Transcription of vernacular medical manuscript in Folger Library.
Louisiana kitchen gardens, 1750-1850.


Completion of plants lists for the National Herb Garden, National Arboretum.


Filming of vernacular medical manuscript in Folger Library.


Plant list for the National Herb Garden, National Arboretum.


Genus Mentha.