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Holzmeyer, L., Hartig, A.-K., Franke, K., Brandt, W., Muellner-Riehl, A. N., Wessjohann, L. A., & Schnitzler, J. (2020). Evaluation of plant sources for antiinfective lead compound discovery by correlating phylogenetic, spatial, and bioactivity data. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201915277. doi:10.1073/pnas.1915277117 https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1915277117

Antibiotic resistance and viral diseases are rising around the world and are becoming major threats to global health, food security, and development. One measure that has been suggested to mitigate this crisis is the development of new antibiotics. Here, we provide a comprehensive evaluation of the …

Alston, Arthur Hugh Garfit

(b. September 04, 1902 – d. March 17, 1958)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Selaginellaceae and collected Polypodiaceae

Ames, Oakes

(b. September 26, 1874 – d. April 28, 1950)

United States of America

Identified Orchidaceae and collected Orchidaceae

Identified Rutaceae and collected Rutaceae

Argent, Graham Charles George

(b. May 15, 1941 – d. April 24, 2019)

United Kingdom

Identified Ericaceae and collected Ericaceae

Isaac Bayley Balfour
Balfour, Isaac Bayley

(b. March 31, 1853 – d. November 30, 1922)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified PRIMULACEAE and collected Rubiaceae

Bangham, Catherine M.

(b. August 08, 1903 – d. June 10, 1998)

United States of America

Collected Orchidaceae

Joseph Banks
Banks, Joseph

(b. February 24, 1743 – d. June 19, 1820)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Dermestidae and collected Fabaceae

Beaman, John Homer

(b. June 20, 1929 – d. August 07, 2015)

United States of America

Identified Rubiaceae and collected Rubiaceae

George Bentham
Bentham, George

(b. September 22, 1800 – d. September 10, 1884)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Fabaceae

Berger, Andreas

Austria

Identified Rubiaceae and collected Rubiaceae

Peter Jonas Bergius
Bergius, Peter Jonas

(b. July 06, 1730 – d. July 10, 1790)

Sweden

Identified Fabaceae and collected POACEAE

Bidgood, Sally

(b. April 13, 1948 – d. March 18, 2018)

United Kingdom

Identified Orobanchaceae and collected Acanthaceae

Birley, Caroline

(b. November 16, 1851 – d. February 15, 1907)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Metrarabdotosidae

Carl Ludwig Blume
Blume, Carl Ludwig

(b. June 09, 1796 – d. February 03, 1862)

German Confederation; Netherlands

Identified Rubiaceae and collected Moraceae

Edmond Boissier
Boissier, Edmond

(b. May 25, 1810 – d. September 25, 1885)

Republic of Geneva; Switzerland

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Aimé Bonpland
Bonpland, Aimé

(b. August 29, 1773 – d. May 04, 1858)

France

Identified Poaceae and collected Asteraceae

Francis Boott
Boott, Francis

(b. April 26, 1792 – d. December 25, 1863)

United States of America; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; Great Britain

Identified CYPERACEAE and collected Cyperaceae

Identified Myrtaceae and collected Sapotaceae

Identified Gesneriaceae

Brooke, Winifred Mary Adelaide

(b. February 16, 1893 – d. November 04, 1975)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Rubiaceae

Brown, Gillian

Australia

Identified Ericaceae and collected Ericaceae

Robert Brown
Brown, Robert

(b. December 21, 1773 – d. June 10, 1858)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Thymelaeaceae and collected Proteaceae

Identified Cyperaceae and collected Cyperaceae

Buchanan-Hamilton, Francis

(b. February 15, 1762 – d. June 15, 1829)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Leguminosae

William John Burchell
Burchell, William John

(b. July 23, 1781 – d. March 03, 1863)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified COMPOSITAE and collected Asteraceae

Burret, Max

(b. June 06, 1883 – d. September 19, 1964)

Germany

Identified PALMAE and collected PALMAE

Burtt, Brian

(b. August 27, 1913 – d. May 30, 2008)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Gesneriaceae and collected ASTERACEAE

Cabrera, Ángel Lulio

(b. October 19, 1908 – d. July 08, 1999)

Spain; Argentina

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Cleofé Caldéron
Caldéron, Cleofé

(b. October 26, 1929 – d. March 19, 2007)

Argentina

Identified Poaceae and collected Poaceae

Camus, Aimée Antoinette

(b. May 01, 1879 – d. April 17, 1965)

France

Identified Poaceae and collected Orchidaceae