2021 September 22
Reclassification of seven honey bee symbiont strains as Bombella apis. Smith EA, Anderson KE, Corby-Harris V, McFrederick QS, Parish AJ, Rice DW, Newton ILG.
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2021 Sep;71(9). doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.004950.
PMID: 34546865
Flower colour and size signals differ depending on geographical location and altitude region. Garcia JE, Dyer AG, Burd M, Shrestha M.
Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2021 Sep 21. doi: 10.1111/plb.13326. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34546624
Impacts of COVID-19 on Canadian Beekeeping: Survey Results and a Profitability Analysis. Bixby MEF, Polinsky M, Scarlett R, Higo H, Common J, Hoover SE, Foster LJ, Zayed A, Cunningham M, Guarna MM.
J Econ Entomol. 2021 Sep 21:toab180. doi: 10.1093/jee/toab180. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34545929
Recombination mapping of the Brazilian stingless bee Frieseomelitta varia confirms high recombination rates in social hymenoptera. Waiker P, de Abreu FCP, Luna-Lucena D, Freitas FCP, Simões ZLP, Rueppell O.
BMC Genomics. 2021 Sep 18;22(1):673. doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-07987-3.
PMID: 34536998 Free PMC article.
Research progress on radioprotective effects of bee products. Zhang X, Song H, Tang X, Wang S, Li J, Hao Y.
Int J Radiat Biol. 2021;97(4):444-451. doi: 10.1080/09553002.2021.1876949. Epub 2021 Feb 25.
PMID: 33464164 Review.
2021 September 21
Improved Apis mellifera reference genome based on the alternative long-read-based assemblies. Kaskinova M, Yunusbayev B, Altinbaev R, Raffiudin R, Carpenter MH, Kwon HW, Nikolenko A, Harpur BA, Yunusbaev U.
G3 (Bethesda). 2021 Sep 6;11(9):jkab223. doi: 10.1093/g3journal/jkab223.
PMID: 34544128
Honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) colonies as bioindicators of environmental SARS-CoV-2 occurrence. Cilia G, Bortolotti L, Albertazzi S, Ghini S, Nanetti A.
Sci Total Environ. 2021 Sep 14;805:150327. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150327. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34543793
The cell invasion preference of Varroa destructor between the original and new honey bee hosts. Li W, Zhang Y, Peng H, Zhang R, Wang Z, Huang ZY, Chen YP, Han R.
Int J Parasitol. 2021 Sep 17:S0020-7519(21)00261-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2021.08.001. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34543630
Honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies benefit from grassland/ pasture while bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) colonies in the same landscapes benefit from non-corn/soybean cropland. Quinlan GM, Milbrath MO, Otto CRV, Isaacs R.
PLoS One. 2021 Sep 20;16(9):e0257701. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0257701. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34543363
Pollen nutrition fosters honeybee tolerance to pesticides. Barascou L, Sene D, Barraud A, Michez D, Lefebvre V, Medrzycki P, Di Prisco G, Strobl V, Yañez O, Neumann P, Le Conte Y, Alaux C.
R Soc Open Sci. 2021 Sep 1;8(9):210818. doi: 10.1098/rsos.210818. eCollection 2021 Sep.
PMID: 34540259 Free PMC article.
Resistance and Vulnerability of Honeybee (Apis mellifera) Gut Bacteria to Commonly Used Pesticides. Cuesta-Maté A, Renelies-Hamilton J, Kryger P, Jensen AB, Sinotte VM, Poulsen M.
Front Microbiol. 2021 Sep 3;12:717990. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.717990. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34539609 Free PMC article.
How and why do bees buzz? Implications for buzz pollination. Vallejo-Marín M.
J Exp Bot. 2021 Sep 19:erab428. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erab428. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34537837
Analysis of honey bee exposure to multiple pesticide residues in the hive environment. Xiao J, He Q, Liu Q, Wang Z, Yin F, Chai Y, Yang Q, Jiang X, Liao M, Yu L, Jiang W, Cao H.
Sci Total Environ. 2021 Sep 12;805:150292. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150292. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34536857
Integrated Pest Management Control of Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae), the Most Damaging Pest of (Apis mellifera L. (Hymenoptera: Apidae)) Colonies. Jack CJ, Ellis JD.
J Insect Sci. 2021 Sep 1;21(5):6. doi: 10.1093/jisesa/ieab058.
PMID: 34536080
Different visitation frequencies of native and non-native bees to vines: how much vegetation is necessary to improve fruit production? Baronio GJ, Souza CS, Silva NNA, Moura NP, Leite AV, Santos AMM, Maciel MIS, Castro CC.
Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2021 Sep 16. doi: 10.1111/plb.13327. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34532942
Lethal and sublethal effects of thiamethoxam, a neonicotinoid molecule, on colony performance of A. mellifera. Negi BR, Sharma HK, Thakur M, Prashad H.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 Sep 16. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-16426-5. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34532798
Maine’s Bumble Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae)-Part 2: Comparisons of a Common (Bombus ternarius) and a Rare (Bombus terricola) Species. Butler RG, Lage C, Dobrin SE, Staples JK, Venturini E, Frank J, Drummond FA.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Sep 17:nvab100. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvab100. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34532731
A potential probiotic Leuconostoc mesenteroides TBE-8 for honey bee. Huang YH, Chen YH, Chen JH, Hsu PS, Wu TH, Lin CF, Peng CC, Wu MC.
Sci Rep. 2021 Sep 16;11(1):18466. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-97950-9.
PMID: 34531482
A Review of Honeybee Venom Allergens and Allergenicity. Burzyńska M, Piasecka-Kwiatkowska D.
Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Aug 4;22(16):8371. doi: 10.3390/ijms22168371.
PMID: 34445077 Free PMC article. Review.
Can Solar Energy Fuel Pollinator Conservation? Dolezal AG, Torres J, O’Neal ME.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Aug 12;50(4):757-761. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvab041.
PMID: 34081129 Free PMC article.
Against Teleological Essentialism. Neufeld E.
Cogn Sci. 2021 Apr;45(4):e12961. doi: 10.1111/cogs.12961.
PMID: 33873241
Venom immunotherapy for Hymenoptera allergy in a dog. Rostaher A, Mueller RS, Meile L, Favrot C, Fischer NM.
Vet Dermatol. 2021 Apr;32(2):206-e52. doi: 10.1111/vde.12931. Epub 2021 Jan 13.
PMID: 33439532
Glycosylation enhances allergenic activity of major bee venom allergen Api m 1 by adding IgE epitopes. Gattinger P, Bidovec-Stojkovic U, Zidarn M, Korosec P, Valenta R, Mittermann I.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2021 Apr;147(4):1502-1504.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2020.10.002. Epub 2020 Oct 9.
PMID: 33045279 No abstract available.