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HSA Research Grant Past Awards

 2012

A green alternative to an organophosphate neurotoxin: preventing apple infestation by codling moth with extracts from a US native plant.
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 2011

Out of the Bushes and into the Trees: Application of Next Generation Sequencing Technologies and Comparative Plastid Genomics in Current Challenges in Mint Systemics.

 2010

 No grant awarded

 2009

 No grant awarded

 2008

Tumeric and Ginger Extracts in the Prevention of Osteoclastic Bone   Destruction
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 2007

Evaluation of nonanoic acid and Trichoderma harzinum as biocontrol agents in the suppressions of Pytium spp. and Botrytis cinerea in Ocimum basilicum L.

 2006

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

 2005

 No grant awarded

 2004

 No grant  awarded

 2003

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

 2002

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

 2001

Phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic status of narrowly endemic Monarda taxa.

 2000

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

 1999

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

 1998

 No grant awarded

 1997

 Traditional dye plants of the Huichol Indians of Mexico

 1996

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

 1995

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

 1994

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

 1993

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.

 1992

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

 1991

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

 1990

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

 1988

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

 1987

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

 1986

 Herbs in the landscape: A design and planting guide.

 1985

 A weaver's garden.

 1984

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

 1983

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

 1982

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

 1981

 Study of the taxa of Thymus.

 1980

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

 1979

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

1977

Filming of vernacular medical manuscript in Folger Library.

1977-1978

Plant list for the National Herb Garden, National Arboretum.

1970-1976

Genus Mentha.