2021 June 15
Operative temperature analysis of the honey bee, Apis mellifera. Stupski SD, Schilder RJ.
J Exp Biol. 2021 Jun 14:jeb.231134. doi: 10.1242/jeb.231134. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34125216
Honey bee (Apis mellifera) preference towards micronutrients and their impact on bee colonies. Khan KA, Ghramh HA, Ahmad Z, El-Niweiri MAA, Mohammed MEA.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Jun;28(6):3362-3366. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.02.084. Epub 2021 Mar 10.
PMID: 34121873 Free PMC article.
Proboscis behavioral response of four honey bee Apis species towards different concentrations of sucrose, glucose, and fructose. Ali H, Iqbal J, Raweh HS, Alqarni AS.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Jun;28(6):3275-3283. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.02.069. Epub 2021 Mar 1.
PMID: 34121865 Free PMC article.
Effects of native pollinator communities on the physiological and chemical parameters of loquat tree (Eriobotrya japonica) under open field condition. Ahmad S, Khalofah A, Khan SA, Khan KA, Jilani MJ, Hussain T, Skalicky M, Ghramh HA, Ahmad Z.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Jun;28(6):3235-3241. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.02.062. Epub 2021 Feb 27.
PMID: 34121860 Free PMC article.
Fluorescent characteristics of bee honey constituents: A brief review. Santana JEG, Coutinho HDM, da Costa JGM, Menezes JMC, Pereira Teixeira RN.
Food Chem. 2021 Jun 2;362:130174. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130174. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34119949
2021 June 13
Adapted tolerance to virus infections in four geographically distinct Varroa destructor-resistant honeybee populations. Locke B, Thaduri S, Stephan JG, Low M, Blacquière T, Dahle B, Le Conte Y, Neumann P, de Miranda JR.
Sci Rep. 2021 Jun 11;11(1):12359. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-91686-2.
PMID: 34117296
2021 June 12
Chicago Bees: Urban Areas Support Diverse Bee Communities but With More Non-Native Bee Species Compared to Suburban Areas. Gruver A, CaraDonna P.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Jun 11:nvab048. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvab048. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34114612
Bee species visiting Medicago sativa differ in pollen deposition curves with consequences for gene flow. Santa-Martinez E, Cardoso Castro C, Flick A, Sullivan M, Riday H, Clayton MK, Brunet J.
Am J Bot. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1683. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34114219
Minimum size threshold of visiting bees of a buzz-pollinated plant species: consequences for pollination efficiency. Mesquita-Neto JN, Vieira ALC, Schlindwein C.
Am J Bot. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1681. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34114214
Body and Wing Allometries Reveal Flight-Fecundity Tradeoff in Response to Larval Provisioning in Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae). Helm BR, Baldwin MA, Rinehart JP, Yocum GD, Greenlee KJ, Bowsher JH.
J Insect Sci. 2021 May 1;21(3):11. doi: 10.1093/jisesa/ieab035.
PMID: 34113998
The Complete Mitochondrial Genome of Lepidotrigona flavibasis (Hymenoptera: Meliponini) and High Gene Rearrangement in Lepidotrigona Mitogenomes. Wang CY, Zhao M, Wang SJ, Xu HL, Yang YM, Liu LN, Feng Y.
J Insect Sci. 2021 May 1;21(3):10. doi: 10.1093/jisesa/ieab038.
PMID: 34113997
Neural and behavioural responses of the pollen-specialist bee Andrena vaga to Salix odours. Burger H, Marquardt M, Babucke K, Heuel KC, Ayasse M, Dötterl S, Galizia CG.
J Exp Biol. 2021 Jun 11:jeb.242166. doi: 10.1242/jeb.242166. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34113983
2021 June 11
Comparative analysis of cryopreservation of seminal vesicle derived spermatozoa from Bombus impatiens and Apis mellifera – Implications for artificial insemination of bumble bees. Campion C, Rajamohan A, Rinehart JP.
Cryobiology. 2021 Jun 7:S0011-2240(21)00107-3. doi: 10.1016/j.cryobiol.2021.06.002. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34111443
Bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) survival, pollen usage, and reproduction are not affected by oxalate oxidase at realistic concentrations in American chestnut (Castanea dentata) pollen. Newhouse AE, Allwine AE, Oakes AD, Matthews DF, McArt SH, Powell WA.
Transgenic Res. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.1007/s11248-021-00263-w. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34110572
The composition of bacteria in gut and beebread of stingless bees (Apidae: Meliponini) from tropics Yunnan, China. Tang QH, Miao CH, Chen YF, Dong ZX, Cao Z, Liao SQ, Wang JX, Wang ZW, Guo J.
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.1007/s10482-021-01602-x. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34110551
Eusocial insect declines: Insecticide impairs sperm and feeding glands in bumblebees. Minnameyer A, Strobl V, Bruckner S, Camenzind DW, Van Oystaeyen A, Wäckers F, Williams GR, Yañez O, Neumann P, Straub L.
Sci Total Environ. 2021 Sep 1;785:146955. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146955. Epub 2021 Apr 10.
PMID: 33957580

2021 June 10
Blueberry Yields Increase With Bee Visitation Rates, but Bee Visitation Rates are not Consistently Predicted by Colony Stocking Densities. Mallinger R, Ternest JJ, Naranjo SM.
J Econ Entomol. 2021 Jun 9:toab111. doi: 10.1093/jee/toab111. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34106276
Big bees spread disease: body size mediates transmission of a bumble bee pathogen. Van Wyk JI, Amponsah ER, Ng WH, Adler LS.
Ecology. 2021 Jun 9:e03429. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3429. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34105776
Flexibility in the Critical Period of Nutrient Sequestration in Bumble Bee Queens. Watrous KM, Costa CP, Diaz YR, Woodard SH.
Integr Org Biol. 2021 Apr 19;3(1):obab009. doi: 10.1093/iob/obab009. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34104874 Free PMC article.
Adaptive, caste-specific changes to recombination rates in a thelytokous honeybee population. Oldroyd BP, Yagound B, Allsopp MH, Holmes MJ, Buchmann G, Zayed A, Beekman M.
Proc Biol Sci. 2021 Jun 9;288(1952):20210729. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2021.0729. Epub 2021 Jun 9.
PMID: 34102886
2021 June 09
A Bacterial Symbiont Protects Honey Bees from Fungal Disease. Miller DL, Smith EA, Newton ILG.
mBio. 2021 Jun 8:e0050321. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00503-21. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34101488
Global patterns in bumble bee pollen collection show phylogenetic conservation of diet. Wood TJ, Ghisbain G, Rasmont P, Kleijn D, Raemakers I, Praz C, Killewald M, Gibbs J, Bobiwash K, Boustani M, Martinet B, Michez D.
J Anim Ecol. 2021 Jun 5. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13553. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34096055
A polysaccharide from Fagopyrum esculentum Moench bee pollen alleviates microbiota dysbiosis to improve intestinal barrier function in antibiotic-treated mice. Zhu L , Li J , Wei C , Luo T , Deng Z , Fan Y , Zheng L .
Food Funct. 2020 Dec 1;11(12):10519-10533. doi: 10.1039/d0fo01948h. Epub 2020 Nov 12.
PMID: 33179663
Potential of Ficus carica extracts against Euschistus heros: toxicity of major active compounds and selectivity against beneficial insects. Britto IO, Araújo SHC, Toledo PFS, Lima GDA, Salustiano IV, Alves JR, Afanador JGM, Kohlhoff M, Oliveira EE, Leite JPV.
Pest Manag Sci. 2021 Jun 5. doi: 10.1002/ps.6504. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34092005
Neuroanatomical differentiation associated with alternative reproductive tactics in male arid land bees, Centris pallida and Amegilla dawsoni. Barrett M, Schneider S, Sachdeva P, Gomez A, Buchmann S, O’Donnell S.
J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol. 2021 Jun 6. doi: 10.1007/s00359-021-01492-4. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091709
Quantitative determination of pyriproxyfen and its metabolite residues in bee products of China using a modified QuEChERS approach with UPLC-MS/MS. Wu C, Liu X, He M, Dong F, Wu X, Xu J, Zheng Y.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 Jun 3;220:112388. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112388. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091183
How protection of honey bees can help and hinder bee conservation. Iwasaki JM, Hogendoorn K.
Curr Opin Insect Sci. 2021 Jun 3:S2214-5745(21)00058-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cois.2021.05.005. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091098 Review.
Analysis of honey environmental DNA indicates that the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) trypanosome parasite Lotmaria passim is widespread in the apiaries of the North of Italy. Ribani A, Joe Utzeri V, Taurisano V, Galuppi R, Fontanesi L.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2021 Jun 3:107628. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2021.107628. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34090931
2021 June 09
Attitudes toward vaccination in patients with multiple sclerosis: A report from Iran. Ghadiri F, Sahraian MA, Saeedi R, Naser Moghadasi A.
Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2021 May 26;53:103045. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2021.103045. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34102606 No abstract available.
Can coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) trigger exacerbation of multiple sclerosis? A retrospective study. Sedaghat N.
Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2021 May 30;53:103054. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2021.103054. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34102605 No abstract available.
Evaluation of a connectivity-based imaging metric that reflects functional decline in Multiple Sclerosis. Koenig KA, Beall EB, Sakaie KE, Ontaneda D, Stone L, Rao SM, Nakamura K, Jones SE, Lowe MJ.
PLoS One. 2021 Jun 8;16(6):e0251338. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0251338. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34101741
Matched neurofeedback during fMRI differentially activates reward-related circuits in active and sham groups. Guler S, Cohen AL, Afacan O, Warfield SK.
J Neuroimaging. 2021 Jun 8. doi: 10.1111/jon.12899. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34101274
Spinal fluid IgG antibodies from patients with demyelinating diseases bind multiple sclerosis-associated bacteria. Eckman E, Laman JD, Fischer KF, Lopansri B, Martins TB, Hill HR, Kriesel JD.
J Mol Med (Berl). 2021 Jun 8. doi: 10.1007/s00109-021-02085-z. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100959
Macrolide Inspired Macrocycles as Modulators of the IL-17A/IL-17RA Interaction. Koštrun S, Fajdetić A, Pešić D, Brajša K, Bencetić Mihaljević V, Jelić D, Petrinić Grba A, Elenkov I, Rupčić R, Kapić S, Ozimec Landek I, Butković K, Grgičević A, Žiher D, Čikoš A, Padovan J, Saxty G, Dack K, Bladh H, Skak-Nielsen T, Feldbaek Nielsen S, Lambert M, Stahlhut M.
J Med Chem. 2021 Jun 8. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.1c00327. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100601
Distinctive waves of innate immune response in the retina in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Cruz-Herranz A, Oertel FC, Kim K, Cantó E, Timmons G, Sin JH, Devereux M, Baker N, Michel B, Schubert RD, Rani L, Cordano C, Baranzini SE, Green AJ.
JCI Insight. 2021 Jun 8;6(11):149228. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.149228.
PMID: 34100385
Mild gray matter atrophy in patients with long-standing multiple sclerosis and favorable clinical course. Cortese R, Battaglini M, Parodi F, Stromillo ML, Portaccio E, Razzolini L, Giorgio A, Sormani MP, Amato MP, De Stefano N.
Mult Scler. 2021 Jun 8:13524585211019650. doi: 10.1177/13524585211019650. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100326
Genes and environment in multiple sclerosis: Impact of temporal changes in the sex ratio on recurrence risks. Sadovnick AD, Yee IM, Criscuoli M, DeLuca GC.
Mult Scler. 2021 Jun 8:13524585211020221. doi: 10.1177/13524585211020221. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100315
The timed 25-foot walk in a large cohort of multiple sclerosis patients. Kalinowski A, Cutter G, Bozinov N, Hinman JA, Hittle M, Motl R, Odden M, Nelson LM.
Mult Scler. 2021 Jun 8:13524585211017013. doi: 10.1177/13524585211017013. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100297
Correction to: The Novel Small Molecule TRVA242 Stabilizes Neuromuscular Junction Defects in Multiple Animal Models of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Bose P, Tremblay E, Maios C, Narasimhan V, Armstrong GAB, Liao M, Parker JA, Robitaille R, Wen XY, Barden C, Drapeau P.
Neurotherapeutics. 2021 Jun 7. doi: 10.1007/s13311-021-01061-2. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100189 No abstract available.
The prevalence of COVID-19 infection in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS): a systematic review and meta-analysis. Moghadasi AN, Mirmosayyeb O, Barzegar M, Sahraian MA, Ghajarzadeh M.
Neurol Sci. 2021 Jun 7. doi: 10.1007/s10072-021-05373-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34100130 Review.
Skin and gut imprinted helper T cell subsets exhibit distinct functional phenotypes in central nervous system autoimmunity. Hiltensperger M, Beltrán E, Kant R, Tyystjärvi S, Lepennetier G, Domínguez Moreno H, Bauer IJ, Grassmann S, Jarosch S, Schober K, Buchholz VR, Kenet S, Gasperi C, Öllinger R, Rad R, Muschaweckh A, Sie C, Aly L, Knier B, Garg G, Afzali AM, Gerdes LA, Kümpfel T, Franzenburg S, Kawakami N, Hemmer B, Busch DH, Misgeld T, Dornmair K, Korn T.
Nat Immunol. 2021 Jun 7. doi: 10.1038/s41590-021-00948-8. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34099917
Antipsychotic drugs counteract autophagy and mitophagy in multiple sclerosis. Patergnani S, Bonora M, Ingusci S, Previati M, Marchi S, Zucchini S, Perrone M, Wieckowski MR, Castellazzi M, Pugliatti M, Giorgi C, Simonato M, Pinton P.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 Jun 15;118(24):e2020078118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2020078118.
PMID: 34099564
Longitudinal Network Changes and Conversion to Cognitive Impairment in Multiple Sclerosis. Huiskamp M, Eijlers AJC, Broeders TAA, Pasteuning J, Dekker I, Uitdehaag BMJ, Barkhof F, Wink AM, Geurts JJG, Hulst HE, Schoonheim MM.
Neurology. 2021 Jun 7:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012341. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012341. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34099528
Immunomodulation by cannabinoids: Current uses, mechanisms, and identification of data gaps to be addressed for additional therapeutic application. Kaminski NE, Kaplan BLF.
Adv Pharmacol. 2021;91:1-59. doi: 10.1016/bs.apha.2021.01.001. Epub 2021 Mar 12.
PMID: 34099105
2021 June 07
Pinocembrin Promotes OPC Differentiation and Remyelination via the mTOR Signaling Pathway. Shao Q, Zhao M, Pei W, Pu Y, Liu M, Liu W, Yu Z, Chen K, Liu H, Deng B, Cao L.
Neurosci Bull. 2021 Jun 6. doi: 10.1007/s12264-021-00696-7. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091810
Quantifying disease pathology and predicting disease progression in multiple sclerosis with only clinical routine T2-FLAIR MRI. Fuchs TA, Dwyer MG, Jakimovski D, Bergsland N, Ramasamy DP, Weinstock-Guttman B, Hb Benedict R, Zivadinov R.
Neuroimage Clin. 2021 May 24;31:102705. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2021.102705. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091352
The effect of the Australian bushfires and the COVID-19 pandemic on health behaviours in people with multiple sclerosis. Marck CH, Hunter A, Heritage B, Gibbs L, Kermode AG, Walker DI, Learmonth YC.
Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2021 May 25;53:103042. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2021.103042. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091177
Involvement of microRNA-155 in the mechanism of electroacupuncture treatment effects on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Zhao P, Chen X, Han X, Wang Y, Shi Y, Ji J, Lei Y, Liu Y, Kong Q, Mu L, Wang J, Zhao W, Wang G, Liu X, Zhang T, Zhang Y, Sun B, Liu Y, Li H.
Int Immunopharmacol. 2021 Jun 3;97:107811. doi: 10.1016/j.intimp.2021.107811. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091117
Farnesol induces protection against murine CNS inflammatory demyelination and modifies gut microbiome. Sell LB, Ramelow CC, Kohl HM, Hoffman K, Bains JK, Doyle WJ, Strawn KD, Hevrin T, Kirby TO, Gibson KM, Roullet JB, Ochoa-Repáraz J.
Clin Immunol. 2021 Jun 3:108766. doi: 10.1016/j.clim.2021.108766. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34091018 Review.
Thalamic nuclei degeneration in multiple sclerosis. Trufanov A, Bisaga G, Skulyabin D, Temniy A, Poplyak M, Chakchir O, Efimtsev A, Dmitriy T, Odinak M, Litvinenko I.
J Clin Neurosci. 2021 Jun 2:S0967-5868(21)00261-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2021.05.043. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34090763
Euthanasia and assisted suicide in neurological diseases: a systematic review. Trejo-Gabriel-Galán JM.
Neurologia. 2021 Jun 2:S0213-4853(21)00090-6. doi: 10.1016/j.nrl.2021.04.016. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34090721 Review. English, Spanish.
BMSC-derived extracellular vesicles intervened the pathogenic changes of scleroderma in mice through miRNAs. Jin J, Ou Q, Wang Z, Tian H, Xu JY, Gao F, Hu S, Chen J, Wang J, Zhang J, Lu L, Jin C, Xu GT, Zhao J.
Stem Cell Res Ther. 2021 Jun 5;12(1):327. doi: 10.1186/s13287-021-02400-y.
PMID: 34090522
Brain gray matter astroglia-specific connexin 43 ablation attenuates spinal cord inflammatory demyelination. Une H, Yamasaki R, Nagata S, Yamaguchi H, Nakamuta Y, Indiasari UC, Cui Y, Shinoda K, Masaki K, Götz M, Kira JI.
J Neuroinflammation. 2021 Jun 5;18(1):126. doi: 10.1186/s12974-021-02176-1.
PMID: 34090477
2021 June 05
Wing Coupling in Bees and Wasps: From the Underlying Science to Bioinspired Engineering. Eraghi SH, Toofani A, Khaheshi A, Khorsandi M, Darvizeh A, Gorb S, Rajabi H.
Adv Sci (Weinh). 2021 Jun 3:e2004383. doi: 10.1002/advs.202004383. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34085417
CRISPR/Cas9 mediated knockout of Amyellow-y gene results in melanization defect of the cuticle in adult Apis mellifera. Nie HY, Liang LQ, Li QF, Li ZH, Zhu YN, Guo YK, Zheng QL, Lin Y, Yang DL, Li ZG, Su
J Insect Physiol. 2021 May 31:104264. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2021.104264. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34081960
Bee venom Apis mellifera lamarckii rescues blood brain barrier and neurobehavioral changes induced by methyl mercury via regulating tight junction proteins expression in rat cerebellum. Abu Zeid EH, Khalifa BA, Elewa YHA, Arisha AH, Ismail TA, Hendam BM, Abdel-Hamid SE.
Food Chem Toxicol. 2021 May 29:112309. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2021.112309. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34062221
2021 June 03
Evaluating toxicity of Varroa mite (Varroa destructor)-active dsRNA to monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) larvae. Krishnan N, Hall MJ, Hellmich RL, Coats JR, Bradbury SP.
PLoS One. 2021 Jun 2;16(6):e0251884. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0251884. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34077444
Foraging Behavior and Pollen Transport by Flower Visitors of the Madeira Island Endemic Echium candicans. Esposito F, Costa R, Boieiro M.
Insects. 2021 May 24;12(6):488. doi: 10.3390/insects12060488.
PMID: 34074007
Ten Years of Deformed Wing Virus (DWV) in Hawaiian Honey Bees (Apis mellifera), the Dominant DWV-A Variant Is Potentially Being Replaced by Variants with a DWV-B Coding Sequence. Grindrod I, Kevill JL, Villalobos EM, Schroeder DC, Martin SJ.
Viruses. 2021 May 24;13(6):969. doi: 10.3390/v13060969.
PMID: 34073733
Lethality of Honey Bee Stings to Heavily Armored Hornets. Gu G, Meng Y, Tan K, Dong S, Nieh JC.
Biology (Basel). 2021 May 29;10(6):484. doi: 10.3390/biology10060484.
PMID: 34072577
To Treat or Not to Treat Bees? Handy VarLoad: A Predictive Model for Varroa destructor Load. Dechatre H, Michel L, Soubeyrand S, Maisonnasse A, Moreau P, Poquet Y, Pioz M, Vidau C, Basso B, Mondet F, Kretzschmar A.
Pathogens. 2021 May 30;10(6):678. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10060678.
PMID: 34070934
Application of Propolis in Protecting Skeletal and Periodontal Health-A Systematic Review. Ekeuku SO, Chin KY.
Molecules. 2021 May 25;26(11):3156. doi: 10.3390/molecules26113156.
PMID: 34070497 Review.
Intra-Colonial Viral Infections in Western Honey Bees (Apis Mellifera). Castelli L, Genchi García ML, Dalmon A, Arredondo D, Antúnez K, Invernizzi C, Reynaldi FJ, Le Conte Y, Beaurepaire A.
Microorganisms. 2021 May 18;9(5):1087. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9051087.
PMID: 34070128
Color of Pan Trap Influences Sampling of Bees in Livestock Pasture Ecosystem. Acharya RS, Leslie T, Fitting E, Burke J, Loftin K, Joshi NK.
Biology (Basel). 2021 May 19;10(5):445. doi: 10.3390/biology10050445.
PMID: 34069447
Self-Powered Smart Beehive Monitoring and Control System (SBMaCS). Ntawuzumunsi E, Kumaran S, Sibomana L.
Sensors (Basel). 2021 May 19;21(10):3522. doi: 10.3390/s21103522.
PMID: 34069366
In Vitro Activity of Several Essential Oils Extracted from Aromatic Plants against Ascosphaera apis. Pusceddu M, Floris I, Mangia NP, Angioni A, Satta A.
Vet Sci. 2021 May 10;8(5):80. doi: 10.3390/vetsci8050080.
PMID: 34068642
Ensemble Models Predict Invasive Bee Habitat Suitability Will Expand under Future Climate Scenarios in Hawai’i. Tabor JA, Koch JB.
Insects. 2021 May 13;12(5):443. doi: 10.3390/insects12050443.
PMID: 34067995
Honeybees Exposure to Natural Feed Additives: How Is the Gut Microbiota Affected? Alberoni D, Baffoni L, Braglia C, Gaggìa F, Di Gioia D.
Microorganisms. 2021 May 7;9(5):1009. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9051009.
PMID: 34067140
Landscape Enhancements in Apple Orchards: Higher Bumble Bee Queen Species Richness, but No Effect on Apple Quality. Gervais A, Bélisle M, Mazerolle MJ, Fournier V.
Insects. 2021 May 8;12(5):421. doi: 10.3390/insects12050421.
PMID: 34066789
The Effect of Artificial Media and Temperature on the Growth and Development of the Honey Bee Brood Pathogen Ascosphaera apis. Mráz P, Hýbl M, Kopecký M, Bohatá A, Konopická J, Hoštičková I, Konvalina P, Šipoš J, Rost M, Čurn V.
Biology (Basel). 2021 May 12;10(5):431. doi: 10.3390/biology10050431.
PMID: 34066178
Possible Epigenetic Origin of a Recurrent Gynandromorph Pattern in Megachile Wild Bees. Sommaggio D, Fusco G, Uliana M, Minelli A.
Insects. 2021 May 12;12(5):437. doi: 10.3390/insects12050437.
PMID: 34066094
Characterization of Cold Tolerance of Immature Stages of Small Hive Beetle (SHB) Aethina tumida Murray (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae). Noor-Ul-Ane M, Jung C.
Insects. 2021 May 16;12(5):459. doi: 10.3390/insects12050459.
PMID: 34065749
Global Warming, Advancing Bloom and Evidence for Pollinator Plasticity from Long-Term Bee Emergence Monitoring. Cane J.
Insects. 2021 May 16;12(5):457. doi: 10.3390/insects12050457.
PMID: 34065667
Chemical Profiling and Antimicrobial Properties of Honey Bee (Apis mellifera L.) Venom. Tanuwidjaja I, Svečnjak L, Gugić D, Levanić M, Jurić S, Vinceković M, Mrkonjić Fuka M.
Molecules. 2021 May 20;26(10):3049. doi: 10.3390/molecules26103049.
PMID: 34065282
Honey as an Ecological Reservoir of Antibacterial Compounds Produced by Antagonistic Microbial Interactions in Plant Nectars, Honey and Honey Bee. Brudzynski K.
Antibiotics (Basel). 2021 May 9;10(5):551. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics10050551.
PMID: 34065141 Review.
Bee Health and Productivity in Apis mellifera, a Consequence of Multiple Factors. Olate-Olave VR, Verde M, Vallejos L, Perez Raymonda L, Cortese MC, Doorn M.
Vet Sci. 2021 May 4;8(5):76. doi: 10.3390/vetsci8050076.
PMID: 34064359
2021 June 01
Sublethal effects of Isoclast™ Active (50% sulfoxaflor water dispersible granules) on larval and adult worker honey bees (Apis mellifera L.). Li J, Zhao L, Qi S, Zhao W, Xue X, Wu L, Huang S.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 May 28;220:112379. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112379. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34058677
Effects of urban greenspace configuration and native vegetation on bee and wasp reproduction. Turo KJ, Gardiner MM.
Conserv Biol. 2021 May 31. doi: 10.1111/cobi.13753. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34057245
Rapidly quantitative detection of Nosema ceranae in honeybees using ultra-rapid real-time quantitative PCR. Truong AT, Sevin S, Kim S, Yoo MS, Cho YS, Yoon B.
J Vet Sci. 2021 May;22(3):e40. doi: 10.4142/jvs.2021.22.e40.
PMID: 34056881
Color signals of bee-pollinated flowers: the significance of natural leaf background. Martins AE, Arista M, Morellato LPC, Camargo MGG.
Am J Bot. 2021 May 30. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1656. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34056706
Nutritional Quality and Safety of Complementary Foods Developed from Blends of Staple Grains and Honey Bee Larvae (Apis mellifera). Mekuria SA, Kinyuru JN, Mokua BK, Tenagashaw MW.
Int J Food Sci. 2021 May 10;2021:5581585. doi: 10.1155/2021/5581585. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34046495 Free PMC article.
2021 May 28
A combination of pollen mosaics on pollinators and floral handedness facilitates the increase of outcross pollen movement. Minnaar C, Anderson B.
Curr Biol. 2021 May 20:S0960-9822(21)00621-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.04.074. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34043951
Tracing the Fate of Pollen Substitute Patties in Western Honey Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Colonies. Noordyke ER, van Santen E, Ellis JD.
J Econ Entomol. 2021 May 27:toab083. doi: 10.1093/jee/toab083. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34041543
Olfactory coding in the antennal lobe of the bumble bee Bombus terrestris. Mertes M, Carcaud J, Sandoz JC.
Sci Rep. 2021 May 26;11(1):10947. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-90400-6.
PMID: 34040068
Screening of Indian bee pollen based on antioxidant properties and polyphenolic composition using UHPLC-DAD-MS/MS: A multivariate analysis and ANN based approach. Thakur M, Nanda V.
Food Res Int. 2021 Feb;140:110041. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2020.110041. Epub 2020 Dec 24.
PMID: 33648267
Commentary: Corneal bee sting injury. Nair S, Kaur M, Titiyal JS.
Indian J Ophthalmol. 2021 Feb;69(2):426-427. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_2484_20.
PMID: 33463603 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
Endoscopic visualization-assisted corneal bee sting removal. Tyagi M, Reddy S, Basu S, Pappuru RR, Dave VP.
Indian J Ophthalmol. 2021 Feb;69(2):423-425. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_1161_20.
PMID: 33463602 Free PMC article.
Floral origin modulates the content of a lipid marker in Apis mellifera honey. Schievano E, Dettori A, Piana L, Tessari M.
Food Chem. 2021 May 11;361:130050. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130050. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34033992
A Rare Case of Micro-Angiopathic Hemolytic Anemia Due to Envenoming by Giant Asian Honey Bee (Apis dorsata). Witharana RA, Dissanayake A, Karunaratne I, Wijesinghe S.
Wilderness Environ Med. 2021 May 21:S1080-6032(21)00013-2. doi: 10.1016/j.wem.2021.01.008. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34030938
Honeybee communication during collective defence is shaped by predation. López-Incera A, Nouvian M, Ried K, Müller T, Briegel HJ.
BMC Biol. 2021 May 25;19(1):106. doi: 10.1186/s12915-021-01028-x.
PMID: 34030690
2021 May 25
A systems-based approach to the environmental risk assessment of multiple stressors in honey bees. EFSA Scientific Committee, More S, Bampidis V, Benford D, Bragard C, Halldorsson T, Hernández-Jerez A, Bennekou SH, Koutsoumanis K, Machera K, Naegeli H, Nielsen SS, Schlatter J, Schrenk D, Silano V, Turck D, Younes M, Arnold G, Dorne JL, Maggiore A, Pagani S, Szentes C, Terry S, Tosi S, Vrbos D, Zamariola G, Rortais A.
EFSA J. 2021 May 20;19(5):e06607. doi: 10.2903/j.efsa.2021.6607. eCollection 2021 May.
PMID: 34025804 Free PMC article.
Genetic network analysis between Apis mellifera subspecies based on mtDNA argues the purity of specimens from North Africa, the Levant and Saudi Arabia. Abou-Shaara HF, Al-Ghamdi AA, Khan KA, Al-Kahtani SN.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 May;28(5):2718-2725. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.03.032. Epub 2021 Mar 17.
PMID: 34025158 Free PMC article.
Evaluation of the standards compliance of the queen bees reared in the Mediterranean region in Turkey. Arslan S, Cengiz MM, Gül A, Sayed S.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 May;28(5):2686-2691. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.03.009. Epub 2021 Mar 12.
PMID: 34025153 Free PMC article.
2021 May 22
Evolutionary lability in floral ontogeny affects pollination biology in Trimezieae. Lovo J, Alcantara S, Vasconcelos TNC, Sajo MDG, Rudall PJ, Prenner G, Aguiar AJC, Mello-Silva R.
Am J Bot. 2021 May 21. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1655. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34019302
Brain size predicts learning abilities in bees. Collado MÁ, Montaner CM, Molina FP, Sol D, Bartomeus I.
R Soc Open Sci. 2021 May 19;8(5):201940. doi: 10.1098/rsos.201940.
PMID: 34017597 Free PMC article.
2021 May 20
Increased alarm pheromone component is associated with Nosema ceranae infected honeybee colonies. Mayack C, Broadrup RL, Schick SJ, Eppley EJ, Khan Z, Macherone A.
R Soc Open Sci. 2021 Apr 28;8(4):210194. doi: 10.1098/rsos.210194.
PMID: 34007462 Free PMC article.
Extinction of anciently associated gut bacterial symbionts in a clade of stingless bees. Cerqueira AES, Hammer TJ, Moran NA, Santana WC, Kasuya MCM, da Silva CC.
ISME J. 2021 May 18. doi: 10.1038/s41396-021-01000-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34007058
Africanized honey bees in Colombia exhibit high prevalence but low level of infestation of Varroa mites and low prevalence of pathogenic viruses. Tibatá VM, Sanchez A, Palmer-Young E, Junca H, Solarte VM, Madella S, Ariza F, Figueroa J, Corona M.
PLoS One. 2021 May 20;16(5):e0244906. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0244906. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34014937
Directed evolution of Metarhizium fungus improves its biocontrol efficacy against Varroa mites in honey bee colonies. Han JO, Naeger NL, Hopkins BK, Sumerlin D, Stamets PE, Carris LM, Sheppard WS.
Sci Rep. 2021 May 19;11(1):10582. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-89811-2.
PMID: 34011994
2021 May 18
Hoary Squash Bees (Eucera pruinosa: Hymenoptera: Apidae) Provide Abundant and Reliable Pollination Services to Cucurbita Crops in Ontario (Canada). Willis Chan DS, Raine NE.
Environ Entomol. 2021 May 17:nvab045. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvab045. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33998650
The Electronic Bee Spy: Eavesdropping on Honeybee Communication via Electrostatic Field Recordings. Paffhausen BH, Petrasch J, Greggers U, Duer A, Wang Z, Menzel S, Stieber P, Haink K, Geldenhuys M, Čavojská J, Stein TA, Wutke S, Voigt A, Coburn J, Menzel R.
Front Behav Neurosci. 2021 Apr 28;15:647224. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2021.647224. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33994968 Free PMC article.
Metal pollutants have additive negative effects on honey bee cognition. Monchanin C, Drujont E, Devaud JM, Lihoreau M, Barron AB.
J Exp Biol. 2021 May 18:jeb.241869. doi: 10.1242/jeb.241869. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34002230
2021 May 17
A systematic scoping review of the methodological approaches and effects of pesticide exposure on solitary bees. Lehmann DM, Camp AA.
PLoS One. 2021 May 14;16(5):e0251197. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0251197. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33989308
Land conversion and pesticide use degrade forage areas for honey bees in America’s beekeeping epicenter. Dixon DJ, Zheng H, Otto CRV.
PLoS One. 2021 May 13;16(5):e0251043. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0251043. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33983988
Genetic analysis and screening of pyrethroid resistance mutations in Varroa destructor populations from Turkey. Koç N, İnak E, Jonckheere W, Van Leeuwen T.
Exp Appl Acarol. 2021 May 13. doi: 10.1007/s10493-021-00626-2. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33983538
Acinetobacter pollinis sp. nov., Acinetobacter baretiae sp. nov. and Acinetobacter rathckeae sp. nov., isolated from floral nectar and honey bees. Alvarez-Perez S, Baker LJ, Morris MM, Tsuji K, Sanchez VA, Fukami T, Vannette RL, Lievens B, Hendry TA.
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2021 May;71(5). doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.004783.
PMID: 33970854
The Cytotoxic Effect of Apis mellifera Venom with a Synergistic Potential of Its Two Main Components-Melittin and PLA2-On Colon Cancer HCT116 Cell Lines. Yaacoub C, Rifi M, El-Obeid D, Mawlawi H, Sabatier JM, Coutard B, Fajloun Z.
Molecules. 2021 Apr 14;26(8):2264. doi: 10.3390/molecules26082264.
PMID: 33919706 Free PMC article.
Micro Salting-Out Assisted Matrix Solid-Phase Dispersion: A Simple and Fast Sample Preparation Method for the Analysis of Bisphenol Contaminants in Bee Pollen. Zhang J, Yu F, Tao Y, Du C, Yang W, Chen W, Tu X.
Molecules. 2021 Apr 18;26(8):2350. doi: 10.3390/molecules26082350.
PMID: 33919479 Free PMC article.
Molecular Mechanism of Mature Honey Formation by GC-MS- and LC-MS-Based Metabolomics. Sun J, Zhao H, Wu F, Zhu M, Zhang Y, Cheng N, Xue X, Wu L, Cao W.
J Agric Food Chem. 2021 Mar 24;69(11):3362-3370. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.1c00318. Epub 2021 Mar 10.
PMID: 33688728
Design, Synthesis, and Synergistic Activity of Eight-Membered Oxabridge Neonicotinoid Analogues. Zhang X, Wang Y, Xu Z, Shao X, Liu Z, Xu X, Maienfisch P, Li Z.
J Agric Food Chem. 2021 Mar 17;69(10):3005-3014. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.0c04786. Epub 2021 Mar 2.
PMID: 33651612
Extract of Unifloral Camellia sinensis L. Pollen Collected by Apis mellifera L. Honeybees Exerted Inhibitory Effects on Glucose Uptake and Transport by Interacting with Glucose Transporters in Human Intestinal Cells. Li Q, Ren C, Yan S, Wang K, Hrynets Y, Xiang L, Xue X, Betti M, Wu L.
J Agric Food Chem. 2021 Feb 17;69(6):1877-1887. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.0c07160. Epub 2021 Feb 5.
PMID: 33543617
Authoritative subspecies diagnosis tool for European honey bees based on ancestry informative SNPs. Momeni J, Parejo M, Nielsen RO, Langa J, Montes I, Papoutsis L, Farajzadeh L, Bendixen C, Căuia E, Charrière JD, Coffey MF, Costa C, Dall’Olio R, De la Rúa P, Drazic MM, Filipi J, Galea T, Golubovski M, Gregorc A, Grigoryan K, Hatjina F, Ilyasov R, Ivanova E, Janashia I, Kandemir I, Karatasou A, Kekecoglu M, Kezic N, Matray ES, Mifsud D, Moosbeckhofer R, Nikolenko AG, Papachristoforou A, Petrov P, Pinto MA, Poskryakov AV, Sharipov AY, Siceanu A, Soysal MI, Uzunov A, Zammit-Mangion M, Vingborg R, Bouga M, Kryger P, Meixner MD, Estonba A.
BMC Genomics. 2021 Feb 3;22(1):101. doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-07379-7.
PMID: 33535965 Free PMC article.
The effect of DNA methylation on bumblebee colony development. Pozo MI, Hunt BJ, Van Kemenade G, Guerra-Sanz JM, Wäckers F, Mallon EB, Jacquemyn H.
BMC Genomics. 2021 Jan 22;22(1):73. doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-07371-1.
PMID: 33482723 Free PMC article.
Whole plastomes are not enough: phylogenomic and morphometric exploration at multiple demographic levels of the bee orchid clade Ophrys sect. Sphegodes. Bateman RM, Rudall PJ, Murphy ARM, Cowan RS, Devey DS, Peréz-Escobar OA.
J Exp Bot. 2021 Feb 2;72(2):654-681. doi: 10.1093/jxb/eraa467.
PMID: 33449086
A toolkit for studying Varroa genomics and transcriptomics: preservation, extraction, and sequencing library preparation. Hasegawa N, Techer M, Mikheyev AS.
BMC Genomics. 2021 Jan 14;22(1):54. doi: 10.1186/s12864-020-07363-7.
PMID: 33446105 Free PMC article.
Pesticide residues in daily bee pollen samples (April-July) from an intensive agricultural region in Southern Germany. Friedle C, Wallner K, Rosenkranz P, Martens D, Vetter W.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 May;28(18):22789-22803. doi: 10.1007/s11356-020-12318-2. Epub 2021 Jan 11.
PMID: 33432407 Free PMC article.
Effect of antioxidant-rich propolis and bee pollen extracts against D-glucose induced type 2 diabetes in rats. Laaroussi H, Bakour M, Ousaaid D, Aboulghazi A, Ferreira-Santos P, Genisheva Z, Teixeira JA, Lyoussi B.
Food Res Int. 2020 Dec;138(Pt B):109802. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2020.109802. Epub 2020 Oct 15.
PMID: 33288184
Gut microbiota protects honey bees (Apis mellifera L.) against polystyrene microplastics exposure risks. Wang K, Li J, Zhao L, Mu X, Wang C, Wang M, Xue X, Qi S, Wu L.
J Hazard Mater. 2021 Jan 15;402:123828. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.123828. Epub 2020 Sep 5.
PMID: 33254809
Italian consumers‘ attitudes towards entomophagy: Influence of human factors and properties of insects and insect-based food. Tuccillo F, Marino MG, Torri L.
Food Res Int. 2020 Nov;137:109619. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2020.109619. Epub 2020 Aug 12.
PMID: 33233207
The novel insecticides flupyradifurone and sulfoxaflor do not act synergistically with viral pathogens in reducing honey bee (Apis mellifera) survival but sulfoxaflor modulates host immunocompetence. Al Naggar Y, Paxton RJ.
Microb Biotechnol. 2021 Jan;14(1):227-240. doi: 10.1111/1751-7915.13673. Epub 2020 Sep 28.
PMID: 32985125 Free PMC article.
Candidate stress biomarkers for queen failure diagnostics. McAfee A, Milone J, Chapman A, Foster LJ, Pettis JS, Tarpy DR.
BMC Genomics. 2020 Aug 20;21(1):571. doi: 10.1186/s12864-020-06992-2.
PMID: 32819278 Free PMC article.
Secondary Metabolites Produced by Honey Bee-Associated Bacteria for Apiary Health: Potential Activity of Platynecine. Manici LM, Saccà ML, Lodesani M.
Curr Microbiol. 2020 Nov;77(11):3441-3449. doi: 10.1007/s00284-020-02153-6. Epub 2020 Aug 5.
PMID: 32757039
2021 May 13
Training and usage of detection dogs to better understand bumble bee nesting habitat: Challenges and opportunities. Liczner AR, MacPhail VJ, Woollett DA, Richards NL, Colla SR.
PLoS One. 2021 May 12;16(5):e0249248. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249248. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33979352
Characterization of Salix nigra floral insect community and activity of three native Andrena bees. Simon SJ, Keefover-Ring K, Park YL, Wimp G, Grady J, DiFazio SP.
Ecol Evol. 2021 Mar 18;11(9):4688-4700. doi: 10.1002/ece3.7369. eCollection 2021 May.
PMID: 33976840 Free PMC article.
Evolution of Interbacterial Antagonism in Bee Gut Microbiota Reflects Host and Symbiont Diversification. Steele MI, Moran NA.
mSystems. 2021 May 11;6(3):e00063-21. doi: 10.1128/mSystems.00063-21.
PMID: 33975963
2021 May 11
Impacts of neonicotinoid seed treatments on the wild bee community in agricultural field margins. Main AR, Webb EB, Goyne KW, Abney R, Mengel D.
Sci Total Environ. 2021 Apr 24;786:147299. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147299. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33971605
Case Report: Acute Kidney Failure due to Massive Envenomation of a Two-Year-Old Child Caused by Killer Bee Stings. Geoffroy S, Fremery A, Lambert Y, Marty C, Elenga N.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 May 10:tpmd201276. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.20-1276. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33970887
Acinetobacter pollinis sp. nov., Acinetobacter baretiae sp. nov. and Acinetobacter rathckeae sp. nov., isolated from floral nectar and honey bees. Alvarez-Perez S, Baker LJ, Morris MM, Tsuji K, Sanchez VA, Fukami T, Vannette RL, Lievens B, Hendry TA.
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2021 May;71(5). doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.004783.
PMID: 33970854
Identification of quantitative trait loci associated with calmness and gentleness in honey bees using whole-genome sequences. Guichard M, Dainat B, Eynard S, Vignal A, Servin B; Beestrong Consortium, Neuditschko M.
Anim Genet. 2021 May 10. doi: 10.1111/age.13070. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33970494
Severe Acute Thromboinflammation: Case Report of Individualized Homeopathic Treatment. Waisse S.
Homeopathy. 2021 May;110(2):132-136. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1721064. Epub 2021 Feb 22.
PMID: 33618380
Powerline right-of-way management and flower-visiting insects: How vegetation management can promote pollinator diversity. Russo L, Stout H, Roberts D, Ross BD, Mahan CG.
PLoS One. 2021 Jan 6;16(1):e0245146. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245146. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33406124 Free PMC article.
Trypanosomatid parasite dynamically changes the transcriptome during infection and modifies honey bee physiology. Liu Q, Lei J, Darby AC, Kadowaki T.
Commun Biol. 2020 Jan 31;3(1):51. doi: 10.1038/s42003-020-0775-x.
PMID: 32005933 Free PMC article.
2021 May 10
Pesticide residues in the pollen and nectar of oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.) and their potential risks to honey bees. Wen X, Ma C, Sun M, Wang Y, Xue X, Chen J, Song W, Li-Byarlay H, Luo S.
Sci Total Environ. 2021 Apr 30;786:147443. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147443. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33965824
Use of nest bundles to monitor agrochemical exposure and effects among cavity nesting pollinators. Peterson EM, Thompson KN, Shaw KR, Tomlinson C, Longing SD, Smith PN.
Environ Pollut. 2021 May 3;286:117142. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117142. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33965805
Seasonal Dynamics of the Honey Bee Gut Microbiota in Colonies Under Subtropical Climate : Seasonal Dynamics of Honey Bee Gut Microbiota. Castelli L, Branchiccela B, Romero H, Zunino P, Antúnez K.
Microb Ecol. 2021 May 11. doi: 10.1007/s00248-021-01756-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33973059
2021 May 08
Bees and pesticides: the research impact and scientometrics relations. Abati R, Sampaio AR, Maciel RMA, Colombo FC, Libardoni G, Battisti L, Lozano ER, Ghisi NC, Costa-Maia FM, Potrich M.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 May 7. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-14224-7. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33961189 Review.
The Effect of Covert and Overt Infections on Disease Dynamics in Honey-Bee Colonies. Britton NF, Jane White KA.
Bull Math Biol. 2021 May 6;83(6):67. doi: 10.1007/s11538-021-00892-6.
PMID: 33959821
The resin bee subgenus Ranthidiellum in Thailand (Megachilidae, Anthidiini): nesting biology, cleptoparasitism by Stelis, and new species. Nalinrachatakan P, Traiyasut P, Khongnak A, Muangkam M, Ascher JS, Warrit N.
Zookeys. 2021 Apr 15;1031:161-182. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.1031.57836. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33958912 Free PMC article.
2021 May 06
Bee- and Wasp-Venom Sensitization in Schoolchildren of High- and Low-Socioeconomic Status Living in an Urban Area of Indonesia. Amaruddin AI, Koopman JPR, Muhammad M, Versteeg SA, Wahyuni S, van Ree R, Yazdanbakhsh M, Hamid F, Sartono E.
Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2021 May 5:1-10. doi: 10.1159/000516155. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33951631
Targeting of adipose tissue macrophages by bee venom phospholipase A2 attenuates high-fat diet-induced obesity. Jeong H, Lee C, Cheng C, Chou HC, Yang H, Bae H.
Int J Obes (Lond). 2021 May 4. doi: 10.1038/s41366-021-00823-4. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33947969
The genomic basis of evolutionary differentiation among honey bees. Fouks B, Brand P, Nguyen HN, Herman J, Camara F, Ence D, Hagen D, Hoff KJ, Nachweide S, Romoth L, Walden KK, Guigo R, Stanke M, Narzisi G, Yandell M, Robertson HM, Koeniger N, Chantawannakul P, Schatz MC, Worley KC, Robinson GE, Elsik CG, Rueppell O.
Genome Res. 2021 May 4:gr.272310.120. doi: 10.1101/gr.272310.120. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33947700
2021 May 05
Transitions in symbiosis: evidence for environmental acquisition and social transmission within a clade of heritable symbionts. Drew GC, Budge GE, Frost CL, Neumann P, Siozios S, Yañez O, Hurst GDD.
ISME J. 2021 May 3. doi: 10.1038/s41396-021-00977-z. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33941888
A bioinspired angular velocity decoding neural network model for visually guided flights. Wang H, Fu Q, Wang H, Baxter P, Peng J, Yue S.
Neural Netw. 2021 Apr;136:180-193. doi: 10.1016/j.neunet.2020.12.008. Epub 2020 Dec 28.
PMID: 33494035
Evaluation of potential miticide toxicity to Varroa destructor and honey bees, Apis mellifera, under laboratory conditions. Bahreini R, Nasr M, Docherty C, de Herdt O, Muirhead S, Feindel D.
Sci Rep. 2020 Dec 9;10(1):21529. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-78561-2.
PMID: 33299084 Free PMC article.
2021 May 03
Peripheral Taste Detection in Honey Bees: What do Taste Receptors Respond to? Bestea L, Réjaud A, Sandoz JC, Carcaud J, Giurfa M, de Brito Sanchez MG.
Eur J Neurosci. 2021 May 2. doi: 10.1111/ejn.15265. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33934411 Review.
In silico screening of potent bioactive compounds from honeybee products against COVID-19 target enzymes. Shaldam MA, Yahya G, Mohamed NH, Abdel-Daim MM, Al Naggar Y.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 May 2. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-14195-9. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33934306
Wild bees of Chile: a database on taxonomy, sociality, and ecology. López-Aliste M, Flores-Prado L, Ruz L, Sepúlveda Y, Rodríguez S, Saraiva AM, Fontúrbel FE.
Ecology. 2021 May 3:e03377. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3377. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33937987
The Succession of the Gut Microbiota in Insects: A Dynamic Alteration of the Gut Microbiota During the Whole Life Cycle of Honey Bees (Apis cerana). Dong ZX, Chen YF, Li HY, Tang QH, Guo J.
Front Microbiol. 2021 Apr 14;12:513962. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.513962. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33935980 Free PMC article.
2021 May 02
Toxicity assessment of chronic exposure to common insecticides and bee medications on colony development and drones sperm parameters. Ben Abdelkader F, Çakmak İ, Çakmak SS, Nur Z, İncebıyık E, Aktar A, Erdost H.
Ecotoxicology. 2021 May 1. doi: 10.1007/s10646-021-02416-3. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33932203
Essential role of papillae flexibility in nectar capture by bees. Lechantre A, Draux A, Hua HB, Michez D, Damman P, Brau F.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 May 11;118(19):e2025513118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2025513118.
PMID: 33931548
qPCR assays with dual-labeled probes for genotyping honey bee variants associated with varroa resistance. Claeys Boúúaert D, Van Poucke M, De Smet L, Verbeke W, de Graaf DC, Peelman L.
BMC Vet Res. 2021 Apr 30;17(1):179. doi: 10.1186/s12917-021-02886-x.
PMID: 33931072
2021 May 01
Delayed Acute Coronary Syndrome Caused by Multiple Bee Stings: A Rare Case of Kounis Syndrome. Dimos A, Xanthopoulos A, Bismpos D, Triposkiadis F, Skoularigis J.
Cureus. 2021 Mar 26;13(3):e14120. doi: 10.7759/cureus.14120.
PMID: 33927928 Free PMC article.
Antioxidation Defenses of Apis mellifera Queens and Workers Respond to Imidacloprid in Different Age-Dependent Ways: Old Queens Are Resistant, Foragers Are Not. Paleolog J, Wilde J, Miszczak A, Gancarz M, Strachecka A.
Animals (Basel). 2021 Apr 26;11(5):1246. doi: 10.3390/ani11051246.
PMID: 33925987
Seed Meals from Brassica nigra and Eruca sativa Control Artificial Nosema ceranae Infections in Apis mellifera. Nanetti A, Ugolini L, Cilia G, Pagnotta E, Malaguti L, Cardaio I, Matteo R, Lazzeri L.
Microorganisms. 2021 Apr 28;9(5):949. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9050949.
PMID: 33924845
Updating Sacbrood Virus Quantification PCR Method Using a TaqMan-MGB Probe. Huang WF, Zhang Y, Mehmood S, Wang Z, Hou C, Li Z.
Vet Sci. 2021 Apr 13;8(4):63. doi: 10.3390/vetsci8040063.
PMID: 33924550
The Effects of Exposure to Flupyradifurone on Survival, Development, and Foraging Activity of Honey Bees (Apis mellifera L.) under Field Conditions. Guo Y, Diao QY, Dai PL, Wang Q, Hou CS, Liu YJ, Zhang L, Luo QH, Wu YY, Gao J.
Insects. 2021 Apr 16;12(4):357. doi: 10.3390/insects12040357.
PMID: 33923512
A New Strain of Virus Discovered in China Specific to the Parasitic Mite Varroa destructor Poses a Potential Threat to Honey Bees. Chen G, Wang S, Jia S, Feng Y, Hu F, Chen Y, Zheng H.
Viruses. 2021 Apr 15;13(4):679. doi: 10.3390/v13040679.
PMID: 33920919
Impact of Chronic Exposure to Sublethal Doses of Glyphosate on Honey Bee Immunity, Gut Microbiota and Infection by Pathogens. Castelli L, Balbuena S, Branchiccela B, Zunino P, Liberti J, Engel P, Antúnez K.
Microorganisms. 2021 Apr 15;9(4):845. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9040845.
PMID: 33920750
Diversification of Morphological Features of the Dark European Honey Bee of the ‚Augustow M‘ Line. Madras-Majewska B, Skonieczna L.
Animals (Basel). 2021 Apr 17;11(4):1156. doi: 10.3390/ani11041156.
PMID: 33920711
The Gut Microbiota Can Provide Viral Tolerance in the Honey Bee. Dosch C, Manigk A, Streicher T, Tehel A, Paxton RJ, Tragust S.
Microorganisms. 2021 Apr 17;9(4):871. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9040871.
PMID: 33920692
The microRNA miR-14 Regulates Egg-Laying by Targeting EcR in Honeybees (Apis mellifera). Chen X, Fu J.
Insects. 2021 Apr 14;12(4):351. doi: 10.3390/insects12040351.
PMID: 33919981
Visual Diagnosis of the Varroa Destructor Parasitic Mite in Honeybees Using Object Detector Techniques. Bilik S, Kratochvila L, Ligocki A, Bostik O, Zemcik T, Hybl M, Horak K, Zalud L.
Sensors (Basel). 2021 Apr 14;21(8):2764. doi: 10.3390/s21082764.
PMID: 33919886
The Cytotoxic Effect of Apis mellifera Venom with a Synergistic Potential of Its Two Main Components-Melittin and PLA2-On Colon Cancer HCT116 Cell Lines. Yaacoub C, Rifi M, El-Obeid D, Mawlawi H, Sabatier JM, Coutard B, Fajloun Z.
Molecules. 2021 Apr 14;26(8):2264. doi: 10.3390/molecules26082264.
PMID: 33919706
Multielemental Analysis of Bee Pollen, Propolis, and Royal Jelly Collected in West-Central Poland. Matuszewska E, Klupczynska A, Maciołek K, Kokot ZJ, Matysiak J.
Molecules. 2021 Apr 21;26(9):2415. doi: 10.3390/molecules26092415.
PMID: 33919229
Variation in the Distribution of Nosema Species in Honeybees (Apis mellifera Linnaeus) between the Neighboring Countries Estonia and Latvia. Naudi S, Šteiselis J, Jürison M, Raimets R, Tummeleht L, Praakle K, Raie A, Karise R.
Vet Sci. 2021 Apr 1;8(4):58. doi: 10.3390/vetsci8040058.
PMID: 33915951
The Bee Hemolymph Metabolome: A Window into the Impact of Viruses on Bumble Bees. Wang L, Van Meulebroek L, Vanhaecke L, Smagghe G, Meeus I.
Viruses. 2021 Apr 1;13(4):600. doi: 10.3390/v13040600.
PMID: 33915836
2021 April 30
Physiological effects of the interaction between Nosema ceranae and sequential and overlapping exposure to glyphosate and difenoconazole in the honey bee Apis mellifera. Almasri H, Tavares DA, Diogon M, Pioz M, Alamil M, Sené D, Tchamitchian S, Cousin M, Brunet JL, Belzunces LP.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 Apr 26;217:112258. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112258. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33915451
Transcriptomic signatures of ageing vary in solitary and social forms of an orchid bee. Séguret A, Stolle E, Fleites-Ayil FA, Quezada-Euán JJG, Hartfelder K, Meusemann K, Harrison MC, Soro A, Paxton RJ.
Genome Biol Evol. 2021 Apr 29:evab075. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evab075. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33914875
Agrochemical occurrence on co-located wildflowers and wild bees collected near beef cattle feed yards and row crops. Peterson EM, Green FB, Subbiah S, Emert A, Smith PN.
Integr Environ Assess Manag. 2021 Apr 29. doi: 10.1002/ieam.4436. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33913622
Current Status of Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Technologies for the Detection of Honey Bee Pathogens. Cameron TC, Wiles D, Beddoe T.
Front Vet Sci. 2021 Apr 12;8:659683. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2021.659683. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33912610 Free PMC article. Review.
Characterization of the native honey bee (Apis mellifera jemenitica) in the south western region of Saudi Arabia using morphometric and genetic (mtDNA COI) characteristics. Alabdali EAA, Ghramh HA, Ibrahim EH, Ahmad Z, Asiri AN.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Apr;28(4):2278-2284. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.01.021. Epub 2021 Jan 20.
PMID: 33911943 Free PMC article.
Effects of sugar feeding supplemented with three plant extracts on some parameters of honey bee colonies. Al-Ghamdi AA, Abou-Shaara HF, Ansari MJ.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Apr;28(4):2076-2082. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.02.050. Epub 2021 Feb 20.
PMID: 33911923 Free PMC article.
A Visual Tracking System for Honey Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) 3D Flight Trajectory Reconstruction and Analysis. Sun C, Gaydecki P.
J Insect Sci. 2021 Mar 1;21(2):17. doi: 10.1093/jisesa/ieab023.
PMID: 33861349 Free PMC article.
Genome-wide patterns of differentiation within and among U.S. commercial honey bee stocks. Saelao P, Simone-Finstrom M, Avalos A, Bilodeau L, Danka R, de Guzman L, Rinkevich F, Tokarz P.
BMC Genomics. 2020 Oct 8;21(1):704. doi: 10.1186/s12864-020-07111-x.
PMID: 33032523 Free PMC article.
Occurrence of honey bee-associated pathogens in Varroa-free pollinator communities. Brettell LE, Riegler M, O’Brien C, Cook JM.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2020 Mar;171:107344. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2020.107344. Epub 2020 Feb 17.
PMID: 32081716
Tropilaelaps species identification and viral load evaluation of Tropilaelaps and Varroa mites and their Apis mellifera hosts in Palawan, Philippines. de Guzman LI, Simone-Finstrom M, Cervancia C, Tokarz P, Frake AM.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2020 Feb;170:107324. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2020.107324. Epub 2020 Jan 9.
PMID: 31926971
2021 April 29
Evaluating competition for forage plants between honey bees and wild bees in Denmark. Rasmussen C, Dupont YL, Madsen HB, Bogusch P, Goulson D, Herbertsson L, Maia KP, Nielsen A, Olesen JM, Potts SG, Roberts SPM, Sydenham MAK, Kryger P.
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 28;16(4):e0250056. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0250056. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33909661
Social consequences of energetically costly nest construction in a facultatively social bee. Ostwald MM, Fox TP, Harrison JF, Fewell JH.
Proc Biol Sci. 2021 Apr 28;288(1949):20210033. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2021.0033. Epub 2021 Apr 28.
PMID: 33906404
Do Viruses From Managed Honey Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Endanger Wild Bees in Native Prairies? Pritchard ZA, Hendriksma HP, St Clair AL, Stein DS, Dolezal AG, O’Neal ME, Toth AL.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Apr 23;50(2):455-466. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvaa181.
PMID: 33492382
Mortality Dynamics and Life Tables of Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae), a Pollinator Managed for Alfalfa Seed Production. Donahoo CK, O’Neill KM, Delphia CM, Peterson RKD.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Apr 23;50(2):444-454. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvaa176.
PMID: 33439970
Bee-Plant Interaction Networks in a Seasonal Dry Tropical Forest of the Colombian Caribbean. Flórez-Gómez NA, Maldonado-Cepeda JD, Ospina-Torres R.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):533-544. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00804-8. Epub 2020 Jul 31.
PMID: 32737865
Impact of Invasive Bees on Plant-Pollinator Interactions and Reproductive Success of Plant Species in Mixed Nothofagus antarctica Forests. Agüero JI, Pérez-Méndez N, Torretta JP, Garibaldi LA.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):557-567. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00787-6. Epub 2020 Jul 30.
PMID: 32734552
Pollen Loads of Flower Visitors to Açaí Palm (Euterpe oleracea) and Implications for Management of Pollination Services. Bezerra LA, Campbell AJ, Brito TF, Menezes C, Maués MM.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):482-490. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00790-x. Epub 2020 Jul 27.
PMID: 32720064
Performance, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Honeybees as Pollinators of Coffea arabica (Gentianales, Rubiaceae). Hipólito J, Nunes DO, Angel-Coca C, Mahlmann T, Galetto L, Viana BF.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):501-510. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00785-8. Epub 2020 Jul 20.
PMID: 32691402
Urbanization Affects Composition but Not Richness of Flower Visitors in the Yungas of Argentina. Amado De Santis AA, Chacoff NP.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):568-577. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00772-z. Epub 2020 May 3.
PMID: 32363487
A Spinosad-Based Formulation Reduces the Survival and Alters the Behavior of the Stingless Bee Plebeia lucii. Marques RD, Lima MAP, Marques RD, Bernardes RC.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):578-585. doi: 10.1007/s13744-020-00766-x. Epub 2020 Apr 28.
PMID: 32347525
Stingless Bees (Melipona subnitida) Overcome Severe Drought Events in the Brazilian Tropical Dry Forest by Opting for High-Profit Food Sources. Maia-Silva C, Limão AAC, Silva CI, Imperatriz-Fonseca VL, Hrncir M.
Neotrop Entomol. 2020 Aug;49(4):595-603. doi: 10.1007/s13744-019-00756-8. Epub 2020 Feb 26.
PMID: 32103461