Emory Herbarium to contribute to new cancer study

Emory Herbarium to receive $1,720 for contributions to a newly funded cancer research pilot project on plant natural products.

Collections manager, Dr. Samarakoon, will be responsible for authentication and taxonomical identification of newly collected plant specimens that will be be used in anti-cancer drug discovery studies. Read more about the project here: http://etnobotanica.us/archives/1564

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