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Monday, August 2nd

Monday, August 2nd, 1:30 pm to 3:45 pm · 552B/Convention Center
Session 16: Contributed Papers: Economic Botany
Presiding: Rainer W Bussmann, Missouri Botanical Garden
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August 2nd 1:30 pm552B/Convention CenterIntroduction
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16002August 2nd 1:45 pm552B/Convention CenterEast African plant use differences in plant use between nomadic and agricultural societies
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Oral PaperBussmann, Rainer W.Kenya
Maasai
Samburu
Kikuyu
ethnobotany
16003August 2nd 2:00 pm552B/Convention CenterCultural Persistence Over Time and Space: Viandas in the Diet of the Puerto Rican Community of Hartford, CT, and Botanical Teaching Opportunities
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Oral PaperTaylor, David William; Anderson, Gregory J..viandas
Hartford
Connecticut
Puerto Rican
Puerto Rico
diet
teaching
root crops
starchy crops
ethnobotany
Economic Botany
market inventory
16004August 2nd 2:15 pm552B/Convention CenterHerbal mixtures in traditional medicine in Northern Peru
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Oral PaperBussmann, Rainer W.
16005August 2nd 2:30 pm552B/Convention CenterEstablishing a global network of transdisciplinary research in medicinal botany
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Oral PaperGraf, Brittany; Kellog, Josh; Ayeni, Albert; Joseph, Gili; Lila, Mary Ann.pharmacognosy
ethnobotany
International outreach
medicinal plants
conservation
sustainable development
August 2nd 2:45 pm552B/Convention CenterBreak
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16007August 2nd 3:15 pm552B/Convention CenterAntimalarial Activity of Plants Used by the Confederate Army during the American Civil War
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Oral PaperGraziose, Rocky; Lategan, Carmen; Smith, Peter; Struwe, Lena; Raskin, Ilya.Antimalarial Activity
medicinal plants
ethnobotany
North America
phytochemistry
Historical botany
cytotoxicity
August 2nd 3:30 pm552B/Convention CenterDiscussion
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Monday, August 2nd, 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm · 552B/Convention Center
Session M16: Meeting: Economic Botany Business Meeting
Presiding: Rainer W Bussmann, Missouri Botanical Garden
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August 2nd 4:00 pm552B/Convention CenterEconomic Botany Business Meeting
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Monday, August 2nd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Hall A/Convention Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Economic Botany Section Posters
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PEN001August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterThe Alaskan Wood Handbook
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Poster: Economic Botany SectionBarber, V.; Dawe, J.; Levings, Katy.wood identification
wood chemistry
structural characteristics
Alaska
PEN002August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterUse of ISSR amplification to identify Musa acuminata varieties
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Poster: Economic Botany SectionStanford, Alice; Balkaran, Hema.Musa acuminata
ISSR
banana

Tuesday, August 3rd

Tuesday, August 3rd, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm · /
Session BQ2: Banquet: Economic Botany / History Section Dinner
Presiding: Ira Vandebroek, New York Botanical Garden
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August 3rd 7:00 pm/Economic Botany Lunch
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