One Man Holds A Patent That Could Crush Monsanto And Change The World
In 2006 a patent was granted to a man named Paul Stamets. Even though Paul is the world’s leading mycologist, his patent has received very little attention and exposure. Why? As stated by executives i...
John Nathaniel Couch
John Nathaniel Couch (12 October 1896 in Prince Edward County, Virginia – 16 December 1986) was an American mycologist. He was a professor at the Department of Botany at the University of North Caroli...
Edwin Butterworth Mains
Edwin Butterworth Mains (1890–1968) was an American mycologist. He was known for his taxonomic research on the rust fungi (Pucciniomycetes), the genus Cordyceps, and the earth tongues (Geoglossaceae)....
One Man Holds A Patent That Could Crush Monsanto And Change The World
In 2006 a patent was granted to a man named Paul Stamets. Even though Paul is the world’s leading mycologist, his patent has received very little attention and exposure. Why? As stated by executives i...
Edward Tuckerman
Edward Tuckerman (Boston, Massachusetts, December 7, 1817 - March 15, 1886) was an American botanist and professor who made significant contributions to the study of lichens and other alpine plants. H...
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Paul Stamets
Paul Edward Stamets (born July 17, 1955) is an American mycologist, author and advocate of bioremediation and medicinal mushrooms.
In the 1970s, Stamets worked in the woods of Washington's norther...
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Charles Horton Peck
Charles Horton Peck, born March 30, 1833 in Sand Lake, New York, died 1917 in Albany, New York, was an American mycologist of the 19th and early 20th centuries. He was the New York State Botanist from...
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Clark Thomas Rogerson
Clark Thomas Rogerson, (2 October 1918 – 7 September 2001), was an American mycologist. He was known for his work in the Hypocreales (Ascomycota), particularly Hypomyces, a genus of fungi that pa...
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Benjamin Matlack Everhart
Benjamin Matlack Everhart (born near West Chester, Pennsylvania, 24 April 1818; died in West Chester, 22 September 1904) was a United States mycologist.
His father, William Everhart, the son of a ...
Cornelius Lott Shear
Cornelius Lott Shear (1865–1956) was an American mycologist and plant pathologist. In 1908 he created the American Phytopathological Society. He was the first to describe the grass Bromus arizonicus.<...
Lexemuel Ray Hesler
Lexemuel Ray Hesler (20 February 1888–20 November 1977) was an American mycologist. He was the son of Clinton F. Hesler and Laura Iris (née Youngblood). He obtained his B. A. degree with Wabash Colleg...
Catherine Gross Duncan
Catherine Gross Duncan was an American mycologist from the early 20th century. Her major area of focus was wood decay fungi. (Cowling 1969)Catherine Gross was born on April 4, 1908 in the town of Mani...
Noah Miller Glatfelter
Dr. Noah Miller Glatfelter was an American physician, genealogist, and amateur botanist and mycologist who lived in St. Louis, Missouri between 1867 and 1911. He served as a surgeon for the Union Army...
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Roland Thaxter
Roland Thaxter (August 28, 1858 – April 22, 1932), the son of Celia Thaxter and Levi Thaxter, was an American mycologist. He was known for his work on the fungal group, the Laboulbeniales, and publish...
Gladys Elizabeth Baker
Gladys Elizabeth Baker was an American mycologist, teacher, and botanical illustrator, known for her extensive work in biological and mycological education, and the morphological study of myxomycete f...
Elvin C. Stakman
Elvin Charles Stakman (May 17, 1885 - January 22, 1979) was an American plant pathologist who was a pioneer of methods of identifying and combatting disease in wheat.Stakman was the advisor for Margar...
Fred Jay Seaver
Fred Jay Seaver (14 March 1877 – 21 December 1970) was an American mycologist. He worked at the New York Botanical Garden for 40 years, initially as the Director of Laboratories (1908–1911), then as t...
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Louis Charles Christopher Krieger
Louis Charles Christopher Krieger (11 February, 1873 – 31 July, 1940) was an American mycologist and botanical illustrator.
Born in Baltimore, Maryland on February 11, 1873, Krieger received ...
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John "Red" Raper
John "Red" Raper was a mycologist who studied genetic control of sexuality in fungi, mating type compatibility, fungal genetics, and taught at Harvard University among other places.
Red Raper was ...
Franklin Sumner Earle
Franklin Sumner Earle (1856–1929) was an American mycologist. He specialized in the diseases and cultivation of the sugar cane. He was the first mycologist to work at the New York Botanical Garden, an...
Howard James Banker
Howard James Banker (April 19, 1866 – November 13, 1940) was an American mycologist. He received his PhD from Columbia University in 1908. Banker was an associate editor of the journal Mycologia start...
Ernst Bessey
Ernst Athearn Bessey (1877-1957) was an American mycologist, botanist and plant pathologist who served Professor of Mycology and Botany and Dean of the Graduate School at Michigan State University. H...
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Charles Thom
Charles Thom (November 11, 1872 – May 24, 1956) was an American microbiologist and mycologist. Born and raised in Illinois, he received his PhD from the University of Missouri, the first such degree a...
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Robert Delafield Rands
Robert Delafield Rands (1890–1970) was an American agronomist and mycologist. He served as Chief Director of Agriculture Office of Rubber Plant Investigations in the United States Department of Agricu...
Lewis David de Schweinitz
Lewis David de Schweinitz (13 February 1780 – 8 February 1834) was a German-American botanist and mycologist. He is considered by some the "Father of North American Mycology", but also made sign...
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David Arora
David Arora (born October 23, 1952) is an American mycologist, naturalist, and writer. He is the author of two popular books on mushroom identification, Mushrooms Demystified and All That the Rain Pro...
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Alma Joslyn Whiffen-Barksdale
Alma Joslyn Whiffen-Barksdale (October 25, 1916 – July 5, 1981) was a U.S. mycologist who discovered cycloheximide. She was born in Hammonton, New Jersey. She received a Bachelor's degree from Maryvil...
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James Wessell Gerdemann
James Wessell Gerdemann (November 21, 1921 – December 19, 2008) was an American mycologist. He was known for his contributions to the taxonomy of the Glomeromycota, and expertise in arbuscular mycorrh...
Charles Christopher Frost
Charles Christopher Frost (November 11, 1805 – March 16, 1880) was an American botanist. He described several species of fungi from the New England area of the United States. In one paper, Frost descr...
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