2021 April 28
1.
Field cross-fostering and in vitro rearing demonstrate negative effects of both larval and adult exposure to a widely used fungicide in honey bees (Apis mellifera). Fisher A 2nd, DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Smith BH, Ozturk C, Kaftanoglu O, Fewell JH, Harrison JF.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 Apr 24;217:112251. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112251. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33905983
2.
Pupal cannibalism by worker honey bees contributes to the spread of deformed wing virus. Posada-Florez F, Lamas ZS, Hawthorne DJ, Chen Y, Evans JD, Ryabov EV.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 26;11(1):8989. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-88649-y.
PMID: 33903723
3.
Patch selection by bumble bees navigating discontinuous landscapes. Fragoso FP, Jiang Q, Clayton MK, Brunet J.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 26;11(1):8986. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-88394-2.
PMID: 33903682
2021 April 27
1.
A toxicogenomics approach reveals characteristics supporting the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) safety profile of the butenolide insecticide flupyradifurone. Haas J, Zaworra M, Glaubitz J, Hertlein G, Kohler M, Lagojda A, Lueke B, Maus C, Almanza MT, Davies TGE, Bass C, Nauen R.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 Apr 23;217:112247. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112247. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33901780
2.
New bioassay cage methodology for in vitro studies on Varroa destructor and Apis mellifera. Bahreini R, Nasr M, Docherty C, Feindel D, Muirhead S, de Herdt O.
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 26;16(4):e0250594. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0250594. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33901245
3.
Parasites and RNA viruses in wild and laboratory reared bumble bees Bombus pauloensis (Hymenoptera: Apidae) from Uruguay. Salvarrey S, Antúnez K, Arredondo D, Plischuk S, Revainera P, Maggi M, Invernizzi C.
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 26;16(4):e0249842. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249842. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33901226
4.
The use of the Hazard Quotient approach to assess the potential risk to honeybees (Apis mellifera) posed by pesticide residues detected in bee-relevant matrices is not appropriate. Thompson HM.
Pest Manag Sci. 2021 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/ps.6426. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33899320
5.
Landscape Context Influences the Bee Conservation Value of Wildflower Plantings. McCullough CT, Angelella GM, O’Rourke ME.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Apr 26:nvab036. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvab036. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33899083
6.
Low semen quality and adverse histological changes in testes of adult male mice treated with bee venom (Apis mellifera). Regeai SO, Abusrer SA, Shibani NS.
Open Vet J. 2021 Jan-Mar;11(1):70-79. doi: 10.4314/ovj.v11i1.11. Epub 2021 Jan 28.
PMID: 33898286 Free PMC article.
7.
Evaluation of the antioxidant capacity of bioactive compounds and determination of proline in honeys from Pará. da Costa IF, Toro MJU.
J Food Sci Technol. 2021 May;58(5):1900-1908. doi: 10.1007/s13197-020-04701-1. Epub 2020 Aug 11.
PMID: 33897026
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Metabolomics unveils the influence of dietary phytochemicals on residual pesticide concentrations in honey bees. Ardalani H, Vidkjær NH, Kryger P, Fiehn O, Fomsgaard IS.
Environ Int. 2021 Jul;152:106503. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106503. Epub 2021 Mar 20.
PMID: 33756430
9.
Energetic efficiency of foraging mediates bee niche partitioning. Balfour NJ, Shackleton K, Arscott NA, Roll-Baldwin K, Bracuti A, Toselli G, Ratnieks FLW.
Ecology. 2021 Apr;102(4):e03285. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3285. Epub 2021 Feb 17.
PMID: 33462847
10.
Efficacy of Cover Crops for Pollinator Habitat Provision and Weed Suppression. Bryan CJ, Sipes SD, Arduser M, Kassim L, Gibson DJ, Scott DA, Gage KL.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Feb 17;50(1):208-221. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvaa159.
PMID: 33438747
11.
Landscape Composition and Fungicide Exposure Influence Host-Pathogen Dynamics in a Solitary Bee. Krichilsky E, Centrella M, Eitzer B, Danforth B, Poveda K, Grab H.
Environ Entomol. 2021 Feb 17;50(1):107-116. doi: 10.1093/ee/nvaa138.
PMID: 33247307
12.
Corridors through time: Does resource continuity impact pollinator communities, populations, and individuals? Nicholson CC, J-M Hayes J, Connolly S, Ricketts TH.
Ecol Appl. 2021 Apr;31(3):e02260. doi: 10.1002/eap.2260. Epub 2021 Jan 14.
PMID: 33185959
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Honey bee colony performance affected by crop diversity and farmland structure: a modeling framework. Horn J, Becher MA, Johst K, Kennedy PJ, Osborne JL, Radchuk V, Grimm V.
Ecol Appl. 2021 Jan;31(1):e02216. doi: 10.1002/eap.2216. Epub 2020 Sep 30.
PMID: 32810342
2021 April 26
1.
Long-term monitoring of lipophilic acaricide residues in commercial Swiss beeswax. Kast C, Kilchenmann V, Charrière JD.
Pest Manag Sci. 2021 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/ps.6427. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33896103
2.
Multi-trophic communities re-establish with canopy cover and microclimate in a subtropical forest biodiversity experiment. Fornoff F, Staab M, Zhu CD, Klein AM.
Oecologia. 2021 Apr 25. doi: 10.1007/s00442-021-04921-y. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33895883
3.
Nitrogen vapor immersion: an accessible alternative for honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) semen cryopreservation. Auth CA, Hopkins BK.
Cryobiology. 2021 Apr 22:S0011-2240(21)00078-X. doi: 10.1016/j.cryobiol.2021.04.006. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33895149
4.
Yeast biodiversity in honey produced by stingless bees raised in the highlands of southern Brazil. Echeverrigaray S, Scariot FJ, Foresti L, Schwarz LV, Rocha RKM, da Silva GP, Moreira JP, Delamare APL.
Int J Food Microbiol. 2021 Apr 15;347:109200. doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2021.109200. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33894461
2021 April 23
1.
Field-Level Exposure of Bumble Bees to Fungicides Applied to a Commercial Cherry Orchard. Kuivila KM, Judd H, Hladik ML, Strange JP.
J Econ Entomol. 2021 Apr 22:toab051. doi: 10.1093/jee/toab051. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33885755
2.
Antiviral Activities of a Medicinal Plant Extract Against Sacbrood Virus in Honeybees. Sun L, Zhang X, Xu S, Hou C, Xu J, Zhao D, Chen Y.
Virol J. 2021 Apr 21;18(1):83. doi: 10.1186/s12985-021-01550-y.
PMID: 33882983
3.
Importation of bees risks introducing a notifiable pest. Hill J, Little M, Murray S.
Vet Rec. 2021 Apr;188(8):314. doi: 10.1002/vetr.431.
PMID: 33891758 No abstract available.
4.
Peritrophic matrix-degrading proteins are dispensable virulence factors in a virulent Melissococcus plutonius strain. Nakamura K, Okumura K, Harada M, Okamoto M, Okura M, Takamatsu D.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 22;11(1):8798. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-88302-8.
PMID: 33888837
2021 April 21
1.
Spectrofluorimetric analyzes of thiamine and riboflavin in monofloral honey varieties of africanized bees (Apis mellifera). Santana JEG, Coutinho HDM, da Costa JGM, Menezes JMC, do Nascimento Melo Junior H, Teixeira VF, Teixeira RNP.
Food Chem. 2021 Apr 9;357:129756. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.129756. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33878583
2.
Buzz-Pollination in a Tropical Montane Cloud Forest: Compositional Similarity and Plant-Pollinator Interactions. González-Vanegas PA, Rös M, García-Franco JG, Aguirre-Jaimes A.
Neotrop Entomol. 2021 Apr 20. doi: 10.1007/s13744-021-00867-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33877567
3.
Pollen and yeast change nectar aroma and nutritional content alone and together, but honey bee foraging reflects only the avoidance of yeast. Rering CC, Rudolph AB, Beck JJ.
Environ Microbiol. 2021 Apr 19. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.15528. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33876542
4.
Developmental transcriptomics reveals a gene network driving mimetic color variation in a bumble bee. Rahman SR, Terranova T, Tian L, Hines HM.
Genome Biol Evol. 2021 Apr 20:evab080. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evab080. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33881508
2021 April 20
1.
Microbiota, pathogens, and parasites as mediators of tritrophic interactions between insect herbivores, plants, and pollinators. Mogren CL, Shikano I.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2021 Apr 15:107589. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2021.107589. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33865846
2.
Re-establishment of cavity-nesting bee and wasp communities along a reforestation gradient in southern Amazonia. de Araújo GJ, Izzo TJ, Storck-Tonon D, Paolucci LN, Didham RK.
Oecologia. 2021 Apr 19. doi: 10.1007/s00442-021-04920-z. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33871689
3.
Honey bees communicate distance via non-linear waggle duration functions. Kohl PL, Rutschmann B.
PeerJ. 2021 Apr 5;9:e11187. doi: 10.7717/peerj.11187. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33868825 Free PMC article.
2021 April 18
1.
A novel method for the detection and diagnosis of virus infections in honey bees. Huang S, Li J, Zhang Y, Li Z, Evans JD, Rose R, Gilligan TM, LeBrun A, He N, Zheng T, Zhang T, Hamilton M, Chen YP.
J Virol Methods. 2021 Apr 14:114163. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2021.114163. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33864854
2.
Bioactive compounds in Apis mellifera monofloral honeys. Viteri R, Zacconi F, Montenegro G, Giordano A.
J Food Sci. 2021 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/1750-3841.15706. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33864260 Review.
2021 April 18 1.
A novel method for the detection and diagnosis of virus infections in honey bees. Huang S, Li J, Zhang Y, Li Z, Evans JD, Rose R, Gilligan TM, LeBrun A, He N, Zheng T, Zhang T, Hamilton M, Chen YP.
J Virol Methods. 2021 Apr 14:114163. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2021.114163. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33864854
2.
Bioactive compounds in Apis mellifera monofloral honeys. Viteri R, Zacconi F, Montenegro G, Giordano A.
J Food Sci. 2021 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/1750-3841.15706. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33864260 Review
2021 April 17
1.
Molecular characterization of viruses found in honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies infested with Varroa destructor and Nosema cerana in Egypt. Basuny NK, Seyam H, Abd-El-Samie EM.
Mol Cell Probes. 2021 Apr 13:101731. doi: 10.1016/j.mcp.2021.101731. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33862166
2.
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

2021 April 13
1.
Adaptation to vector-based transmission in a honey bee virus. Norton AM, Remnant EJ, Tom J, Buchmann G, Blacquiere T, Beekman M.
J Anim Ecol. 2021 Apr 12. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13493. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33844844
2.
Differential Viral Distribution Patterns in Reproductive Tissues of Apis mellifera and Apis cerana Drones. Phokasem P, Liuhao W, Panjad P, Yujie T, Li J, Chantawannakul P.
Front Vet Sci. 2021 Mar 24;8:608700. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2021.608700. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33842568 Free PMC article.
3.
Seasonality of floral resources in relation to bee activity in agroecosystems. Guezen JM, Forrest JRK.
Ecol Evol. 2021 Feb 28;11(7):3130-3147. doi: 10.1002/ece3.7260. eCollection 2021 Apr.
PMID: 33841773 Free PMC article.
4.
Single-Arm, Multicenter Phase I/II Clinical Trial for the Treatment of Envenomings by Massive Africanized Honey Bee Stings Using the Unique Apilic Antivenom. Barbosa AN, Ferreira RS Jr, de Carvalho FCT, Schuelter-Trevisol F, Mendes MB, Mendonça BC, Batista JN, Trevisol DJ, Boyer L, Chippaux JP, Medolago NB, Cassaro CV, Carneiro MTR, de Oliveira APP, Pimenta DC, da Cunha LER, Dos Santos LD, Barraviera B.
Front Immunol. 2021 Mar 23;12:653151. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.653151. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33841437 Free PMC article.
5.
Phospholipase A2 way to hydrolysis: Dint formation, hydrophobic mismatch, and lipid exclusion. Alekseeva AS, Volynsky PE, Krylov NA, Chernikov VP, Vodovozova EL, Boldyrev IA.
Biochim Biophys Acta Biomembr. 2021 Jan 1;1863(1):183481. doi: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2020.183481. Epub 2020 Sep 28.
PMID: 33002451
6.
Queen cells acceptance rate and royal jelly production in worker honey bees of two Apis mellifera races. Khan KA, Ghramh HA, Ahmad Z, El-Niweiri MAA, Ahamed Mohammed ME.
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 13;16(4):e0248593. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0248593. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33848292
7.
A combined RAD-Seq and WGS approach reveals the genomic basis of yellow color variation in bumble bee Bombus terrestris. Rahman SR, Cnaani J, Kinch LN, Grishin NV, Hines HM.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 12;11(1):7996. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-87194-y.
PMID: 33846496
2021 April 11
1.
Anti-fibrinolytic activity of a metalloprotease inhibitor from bumblebee (Bombus ignitus) venom. Kim BY, Lee KS, Lee KY, Yoon HJ, Jin BR.
Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2021 Apr 7:109042. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2021.109042. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33838314
2.
Spatial patterning of scent in petunia corolla is discriminated by bees and involves the ABCG1 transporter. Skaliter O, Kitsberg Y, Sharon E, Shklarman E, Shor E, Masci T, Yue Y, Arien Y, Tabach Y, Shafir S, Vainstein A.
Plant J. 2021 Apr 10. doi: 10.1111/tpj.15269. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33837586
3.
Polyphenol bioaccessibility and antioxidant properties of in vitro digested spray-dried thermally-treated skimmed goat milk enriched with pollen. Kostić AŽ, Milinčić DD, Stanisavljević NS, Gašić UM, Lević S, Kojić MO, Lj Tešić Ž, Nedović V, Barać MB, Pešić MB.
Food Chem. 2021 Jul 30;351:129310. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.129310. Epub 2021 Feb 18.
PMID: 33640767
4.
Natural Phenolic Acid, Product of the Honey Bee, for the Control of Oxidative Stress, Peritoneal Angiogenesis, and Tumor Growth in Mice. Oršolić N, Kunštić M, Kukolj M, Odeh D, Ančić D.
Molecules. 2020 Nov 27;25(23):5583. doi: 10.3390/molecules25235583.
PMID: 33261130 Free PMC article.
5.
Antioxidant and immunomodulatory activities in vitro of polysaccharides from bee collected pollen of Chinese wolfberry. Zhou W, Zhao Y, Yan Y, Mi J, Lu L, Luo Q, Li X, Zeng X, Cao Y.
Int J Biol Macromol. 2020 Nov 15;163:190-199. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.06.244. Epub 2020 Jun 30.
PMID: 32615222
6.
Diversity and composition of pollen loads carried by pollinators are primarily driven by insect traits, not floral community characteristics. Cullen N, Xia J, Wei N, Kaczorowski R, Arceo-Gómez G, O’Neill E, Hayes R, Ashman TL.
Oecologia. 2021 Apr 11. doi: 10.1007/s00442-021-04911-0. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33839922
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Pesticides in honey bee colonies: Establishing a baseline for real world exposure over seven years in the USA. Traynor KS, Tosi S, Rennich K, Steinhauer N, Forsgren E, Rose R, Kunkel G, Madella S, Lopez D, Eversole H, Fahey R, Pettis J, Evans JD, Dennis vanEngelsdorp.
Environ Pollut. 2021 Jan 23;279:116566. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116566. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33839524
2021 April 09
1.
Immunity and physiological changes in adult honey bees (Apis mellifera) infected with Nosema ceranae: the natural colony environment. Lourenço AP, Guidugli-Lazzarini KR, de Freitas NHA, Message D, Bitondi MMG, Simões ZLP, Teixeira ÉW.
J Insect Physiol. 2021 Apr 5:104237. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2021.104237. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33831437
2.
Biological and behavioural responses of European honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies to perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) exposure. Sonter CA, Rader R, Stevenson G, Stavert J, Wilson SC.
Integr Environ Assess Manag. 2021 Apr 7. doi: 10.1002/ieam.4421. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33829642
3.
The disturbance leg-lift response (DLR): an undescribed behavior in bumble bees. Varnon CA, Vallely N, Beheler C, Coffin C.
PeerJ. 2021 Mar 25;9:e10997. doi: 10.7717/peerj.10997. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33828912 Free PMC article.
4.
Effect of Non-hydrogen Peroxide on Antibacterial Activity of Malaysian Meliponini Honey against Staphylococcus aureus. Jibril FI, Mohd Hilmi AB, Aliyu S.
J Pharm Bioallied Sci. 2020 Nov;12(Suppl 2):S831-S835. doi: 10.4103/jpbs.JPBS_280_19. Epub 2020 Nov 5.
PMID: 33828385 Free PMC article.
5.
Assessing the potential for deep learning and computer vision to identify bumble bee species from images. Spiesman BJ, Gratton C, Hatfield RG, Hsu WH, Jepsen S, McCornack B, Patel K, Wang G.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 7;11(1):7580. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-87210-1.
PMID: 33828196
2021 April 08
1.
The trophocytes and oenocytes of worker and queen honey bees (Apis mellifera) exhibit distinct age-associated transcriptome profiles. Lu CY, Weng YT, Tan B, Hsu CY.
Geroscience. 2021 Mar 31. doi: 10.1007/s11357-021-00360-y. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33826033
2.
Functional traits linked to pathogen prevalence in wild bee communities. Figueroa LL, Compton S, Grab H, McArt SH.
Sci Rep. 2021 Apr 6;11(1):7529. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-87103-3.
PMID: 33824396
3.
BEExact: a Metataxonomic Database Tool for High-Resolution Inference of Bee-Associated Microbial Communities. Daisley BA, Reid G.
mSystems. 2021 Apr 6;6(2):e00082-21. doi: 10.1128/mSystems.00082-21.
PMID: 33824193
2021 April 07
1.
Toxicological status changes the susceptibility of the honey bee Apis mellifera to a single fungicidal spray application. Almasri H, Tavares DA, Tchamitchian S, Pélissier M, Sené D, Cousin M, Brunet JL, Belzunces LP.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2021 Apr 6. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-13747-3. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33822299
2.
Immune Response and Hemolymph Microbiota of Apis mellifera and Apis cerana After the Challenge With Recombinant Varroa Toxic Protein. Balakrishnan B, Wu H, Cao L, Zhang Y, Li W, Han R.
J Econ Entomol. 2021 Apr 2:toab047. doi: 10.1093/jee/toab047. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33822096
3.
Miniaturized Salting-Out Assisted Liquid-Liquid Extraction Combined with Disposable Pipette Extraction for Fast Sample Preparation of Neonicotinoid Pesticides in Bee Pollen. Tu X, Chen W.
Molecules. 2020 Dec 3;25(23):5703. doi: 10.3390/molecules25235703.
PMID: 33287211 Free PMC article.
4.
Drone Brood Homogenate as Natural Remedy for Treating Health Care Problem: A Scientific and Practical Approach. Sidor E, Dżugan M.
Molecules. 2020 Dec 3;25(23):5699. doi: 10.3390/molecules25235699.
PMID: 33287191 Free PMC article. Review.
5.
Determination of Ascorbic Acid, Total Ascorbic Acid, and Dehydroascorbic Acid in Bee Pollen Using Hydrophilic Interaction Liquid Chromatography-Ultraviolet Detection. Zhu M, Tang J, Tu X, Chen W.
Molecules. 2020 Dec 3;25(23):5696. doi: 10.3390/molecules25235696.
PMID: 33287160 Free PMC article.
6.
Anti-fungal properties and mechanisms of melittin. Memariani H, Memariani M.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2020 Aug;104(15):6513-6526. doi: 10.1007/s00253-020-10701-0. Epub 2020 Jun 4.
PMID: 32500268 Review.
2021 April 04
1.
More is less: mass-flowering fruit tree crops dilute parasite transmission between bees. Piot N, Eeraerts M, Pisman M, Claus G, Meeus I, Smagghe G.
Int J Parasitol. 2021 Mar 31:S0020-7519(21)00118-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2021.02.002. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33811913
2.
Lipolytic Activity of a Carboxylesterase from Bumblebee (Bombus ignitus) Venom. Deng Y, Kim BY, Lee KY, Yoon HJ, Wan H, Li J, Lee KS, Jin BR.
Toxins (Basel). 2021 Mar 26;13(4):239. doi: 10.3390/toxins13040239.
PMID: 33810599
3.
Amplicon Sequencing of Variable 16S rRNA from Bacteria and ITS2 Regions from Fungi and Plants, Reveals Honeybee Susceptibility to Diseases Results from Their Forage Availability under Anthropogenic Landscapes. Ptaszyńska AA, Latoch P, Hurd PJ, Polaszek A, Michalska-Madej J, Grochowalski Ł, Strapagiel D, Gnat S, Załuski D, Gancarz M, Rusinek R, Krutmuang P, Martín Hernández R, Higes Pascual M, Starosta AL.
Pathogens. 2021 Mar 22;10(3):381. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10030381.
PMID: 33810160
4.
Characterization of Apis mellifera Gastrointestinal Microbiota and Lactic Acid Bacteria for Honeybee Protection-A Review. Nowak A, Szczuka D, Górczyńska A, Motyl I, Kręgiel D.
Cells. 2021 Mar 22;10(3):701. doi: 10.3390/cells10030701.
PMID: 33809924 Review.
5.
Detection of Lotmaria passim, Crithidia mellificae and Replicative Forms of Deformed Wing Virus and Kashmir Bee Virus in the Small Hive Beetle (Aethina tumida). Nanetti A, Ellis JD, Cardaio I, Cilia G.
Pathogens. 2021 Mar 19;10(3):372. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10030372.
PMID: 33808848
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Antibiotic Treatment Decrease the Fitness of Honeybee (Apis mellifera) Larvae. Duan X, Zhao B, Jin X, Cheng X, Huang S, Li J.
Insects. 2021 Mar 30;12(4):301. doi: 10.3390/insects12040301.
PMID: 33808048
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Overwintering Honey Bee Colonies: Effect of Worker Age and Climate on the Hindgut Microbiota. Maes PW, Floyd AS, Mott BM, Anderson KE.
Insects. 2021 Mar 5;12(3):224. doi: 10.3390/insects12030224.
PMID: 33807581
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Potential of Fumagillin and Agaricus blazei Mushroom Extract to Reduce Nosema ceranae in Honey Bees. Glavinic U, Stevanovic J, Ristanic M, Rajkovic M, Davitkov D, Lakic N, Stanimirovic Z.
Insects. 2021 Mar 25;12(4):282. doi: 10.3390/insects12040282.
PMID: 33806001
9.
Honey Bee Proteolytic System and Behavior Parameters under the Influence of an Electric Field at 50 Hz and Variable Intensities for a Long Exposure Time. Migdał P, Murawska A, Strachecka A, Bieńkowski P, Roman A.
Animals (Basel). 2021 Mar 18;11(3):863. doi: 10.3390/ani11030863.
PMID: 33803600
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The Isorhamnetin-Containing Fraction of Philippine Honey Produced by the Stingless Bee Tetragonula biroi Is an Antibiotic against Multidrug-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Suarez AFL, Tirador ADG, Villorente ZM, Bagarinao CF, Sollesta JVN, Dumancas GG, Sun Z, Zhan ZQ, Saludes JP, Dalisay DS.
Molecules. 2021 Mar 17;26(6):1688. doi: 10.3390/molecules26061688.
PMID: 33802916
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Exploring Two Honey Bee Traits for Improving Resistance Against Varroa destructor: Development and Genetic Evaluation. Guichard M, Droz B, Brascamp EW, von Virag A, Neuditschko M, Dainat B.
Insects. 2021 Mar 3;12(3):216. doi: 10.3390/insects12030216.
PMID: 33802598
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The Importance of Time and Place: Nutrient Composition and Utilization of Seasonal Pollens by European Honey Bees (Apis mellifera L.). DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Corby-Harris V, Carroll M, Toth AL, Gage S, Watkins deJong E, Graham H, Chambers M, Meador C, Obernesser B.
Insects. 2021 Mar 10;12(3):235. doi: 10.3390/insects12030235.
PMID: 33801848
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A Qualitative Analysis of Beekeepers‘ Perceptions and Farm Management Adaptations to the Impact of Climate Change on Honey Bees. Vercelli M, Novelli S, Ferrazzi P, Lentini G, Ferracini C.
Insects. 2021 Mar 6;12(3):228. doi: 10.3390/insects12030228.
PMID: 33800740
14.
Bee Venom and Its Sub-Components: Characterization, Pharmacology, and Therapeutics. Kim W.
Toxins (Basel). 2021 Mar 7;13(3):191. doi: 10.3390/toxins13030191.
PMID: 33799931
15.
Chromosomal mapping of repetitive DNA in Melipona seminigra merrillae Cockerell, 1919 (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Meliponini). Barbosa ICO, Schneider CH, Goll LG, Feldberg E, Carvalho-Zilse GA.
Comp Cytogenet. 2021 Mar 19;15(1):77-87. doi: 10.3897/CompCytogen.v15i1.56430. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33815685 Free PMC article.
2021 April 02
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Propolis from southeastern Brazil produced by Apis mellifera affects innate immunity by modulating cell marker expression, cytokine production and intracellular pathways in human monocytes. Conte FL, Santiago KB, Conti BJ, Cardoso EO, Oliveira LPG, Feltran GDS, Zambuzzi WF, Golim MA, Cruz MT, Sforcin JM.
J Pharm Pharmacol. 2021 Mar 4;73(2):135-144. doi: 10.1093/jpp/rgaa023.
PMID: 33793799
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Orchid bees (Apidae, Euglossini) from Oil Palm Plantations in Eastern Amazon Have Larger but Not Asymmetrical Wings. Brito TF, Pinto NS, Phifer CC, Knowlton JL, Contrera FAL, Maués MM, Silva DP.
Neotrop Entomol. 2021 Apr 1. doi: 10.1007/s13744-021-00864-4. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33792857
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The effect of hymenoptera venom immunotherapy on neutrophils, interleukin 8 (IL-8) and interleukin 17 (IL-17). Pałgan K, Żbikowska-Gotz M, Zacniewski R, Bartuzi Z.
Int J Occup Med Environ Health. 2020 Oct 20;33(6):811-817. doi: 10.13075/ijomeh.1896.01435. Epub 2020 Sep 30.
PMID: 33029028
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Chemical Variation among Castes, Female Life Stages and Populations of the Facultative Eusocial Sweat Bee Halictus rubicundus (Hymenoptera: Halictidae). Steitz I, Paxton RJ, Schulz S, Ayasse M.
J Chem Ecol. 2021 Mar 31. doi: 10.1007/s10886-021-01267-w. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33788128
2021 March 31
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Effects of the entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium robertsii, Metarhizium flavoviride, and Isaria fumosorosea on the lipid composition of Galleria mellonella larvae. Gołębiowski M, Bojke A, Tkaczuk C.
Mycologia. 2021 Mar 30:1-11. doi: 10.1080/00275514.2021.1877520. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33783340
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Accelerated Varroa destructor population growth in honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies is associated with visitation from non-natal bees. Kulhanek K, Garavito A, vanEngelsdorp D.
Sci Rep. 2021 Mar 29;11(1):7092. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-86558-8.
PMID: 33782493
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Managed bumble bees acquire parasites from their foraging environment: A case study on parasite spillback. de S Pereira K, Parmentier L, Piot N, de Miranda JR, Smagghe G, Meeus I.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2021 Mar 26:107583. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2021.107583. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33781766
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Two new species of the bee-mimicking genus Mallophora (Diptera, Asilidae) from Colombia. Yepes S, Forero D.
Zootaxa. 2021 Feb 9;4926(3):zootaxa.4926.3.7. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4926.3.7.
PMID: 33756743