2021 October 09
A food-ingested sublethal concentration of thiamethoxam has harmful effects on the stingless bee Melipona scutellaris. Miotelo L, Mendes Dos Reis AL, Rosa-Fontana A, Karina da Silva Pachú J, Malaquias JB, Malaspina O, Roat TC.
Chemosphere. 2021 Oct 5:132461. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.132461. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34624342
A meta-analysis of single visit pollination effectiveness comparing honeybees and other floral visitors. Page ML, Nicholson CC, Brennan RM, Britzman AT, Greer J, Hemberger J, Kahl H, Müller U, Peng Y, Rosenberger NM, Stuligross C, Wang L, Yang LH, Williams NM.
Am J Bot. 2021 Oct 8. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1764. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34622948
The dietary arachidonic acid improved growth and immunity of honey bee (Apis mellifera ligustica). Yu J, Zhang W, Chi X, Chen W, Li Z, Wang Y, Liu Z, Wang H, Xu B.
Bull Entomol Res. 2021 Oct 8:1-10. doi: 10.1017/S0007485321000821. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34622750
Yogic-humming: A Respiratory Defense Booster for COVID Times. Panta P, Dhopathi SR, Andhavarapu A, Patil S.
J Contemp Dent Pract. 2021 Jul 1;22(7):721-723.
PMID: 34615773
An international inter-laboratory study on Nosema spp. spore detection and quantification through microscopic examination of crushed honey bee abdomens. Duquesne V, Gastaldi C, Del Cont A, Cougoule N, Bober A, Brunain M, Chioveanu G, Demicoli N, Paulus PD, Somalo PF, Filipova M, Forsgren E, Granato A, Gurgulova K, Heinikainen S, Kärssin A, Kinduriene I, Köglberger H, Oureilidis K, Ozolina Z, Pijacek M, Ocepek MP, Schäfer MO, Gajger IT, Valerio MJ, Wakefield M, Franco S.
J Microbiol Methods. 2021 May;184:106183. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2021.106183. Epub 2021 Feb 27.
PMID: 33647360
An exploration of the relationship between recruitment communication and foraging in stingless bees. I’Anson Price R, Segers F, Berger A, Nascimento FS, Grüter C.
Curr Zool. 2021 May 12;67(5):551-560. doi: 10.1093/cz/zoab043. eCollection 2021 Oct.
PMID: 34616953 Free PMC article.
Cytogenetic Analysis in Trigona spinipes Fabricius (Hymenoptera, Meliponina) Reveals Intraspecific Variation. Barboza VP, Costa MA.
Neotrop Entomol. 2021 Oct;50(5):846-849. doi: 10.1007/s13744-021-00853-7. Epub 2021 Mar 1.
PMID: 33646535
2021 October 07
Beeporter: tools for high-throughput analyses of pollinator-virus infections. Evans JD, Banmeke O, Palmer-Young EC, Chen Y, Ryabov EV.
Mol Ecol Resour. 2021 Oct 6. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.13526. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34612590
How diverse is the chemistry and plant origin of Brazilian propolis? Salatino A, Salatino MLF, Negri G.
Apidologie. 2021 Oct 1:1-23. doi: 10.1007/s13592-021-00889-z. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34611369 Free PMC article. Review.
Bee Trypanosomatids: First Steps in the Analysis of the Genetic Variation and Population Structure of Lotmaria passim, Crithidia bombi and Crithidia mellificae. Bartolomé C, Buendía-Abad M, Ornosa C, De la Rúa P, Martín-Hernández R, Higes M, Maside X.
Microb Ecol. 2021 Oct 5. doi: 10.1007/s00248-021-01882-w. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34609533
The active ingredients of a mitotoxic fungicide negatively affect pollen consumption and worker survival in laboratory-reared honey bees (Apis mellifera). Fisher A 2nd, Cogley T, Ozturk C, DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Smith BH, Kaftanoglu O, Fewell JH, Harrison JF.
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2021 Oct 1;226:112841. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112841. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34607189
Toxicological assessment of agrochemicals in bees using machine learning tools. Bernardes RC, Botina LL, da Silva FP, Fernandes KM, Lima MAP, Martins GF.
J Hazard Mater. 2021 Sep 27;424(Pt A):127344. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.127344. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34607030
Stingless Bee Propolis: New Insights for Anticancer Drugs. Campos JF, Dos Santos HF, Bonamigo T, de Campos Domingues NL, de Picoli Souza K, Dos Santos EL.
Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2021 Sep 23;2021:2169017. doi: 10.1155/2021/2169017. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34603594 Free PMC article. Review.
Impact of Camellia japonica Bee Pollen Polyphenols on Hyperuricemia and Gut Microbiota in Potassium Oxonate-Induced Mice. Xu Y, Cao X, Zhao H, Yang E, Wang Y, Cheng N, Cao W.
Nutrients. 2021 Jul 30;13(8):2665. doi: 10.3390/nu13082665.
PMID: 34444825 Free PMC article.
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 SK.
J Insect Physiol. 2021 Jul;132:104264. doi: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2021.104264. Epub 2021 May 31.
PMID: 34081960
2021 October 02
Specialized morphology and material properties make a honey bee tongue both extendible and structurally stable. Sun Y, Zhang J, Tang X, Wu Z, Gorb SN, Wu J.
Acta Biomater. 2021 Sep 27:S1742-7061(21)00642-5. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2021.09.045. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34592444
Continental risk assessment for understudied taxa post-catastrophic wildfire indicates severe impacts on the Australian bee fauna. Dorey JB, Rebola CM, Davies OK, Prendergast KS, Parslow BA, Hogendoorn K, Leijs R, Hearn LR, Leitch EJ, O’Reilly RL, Marsh J, Woinarski JCZ, Caddy-Retalic S.
Glob Chang Biol. 2021 Sep 30. doi: 10.1111/gcb.15879. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34592040
Mining of structural motifs in proteins using artificial bee colony optimization framework for druggability. Suma LS, Vinod Chandra SS.
J Bioinform Comput Biol. 2021 Sep 30:2150025. doi: 10.1142/S0219720021500256. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34590991
Complex relationship between amino acids, fitness and food intake in Bombus terrestris. Archer CR, Fähnle J, Pretzner M, Üstüner C, Weber N, Sutter A, Doublet V, Wilfert L.
Amino Acids. 2021 Sep 29. doi: 10.1007/s00726-021-03075-8. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34590185
Apis andreniformis associated Actinomycetes show antimicrobial activity against black rot pathogen (Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris). Promnuan Y, Promsai S, Pathom-Aree W, Meelai S.
PeerJ. 2021 Sep 9;9:e12097. doi: 10.7717/peerj.12097. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 34589300 Free PMC article.
Modeling the potential distribution of the predator of honey bees, Palarus latifrons, in the Arabian deserts using Maxent and GIS. Al-Khalaf AA.
Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021 Oct;28(10):5667-5673. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2021.06.012. Epub 2021 Jun 10.
PMID: 34588878 Free PMC article.
Cornflower Honey as a Model for Authentication of Unifloral Honey Using Classical Methods Combined with Plant-Based Marker Substances Such as Lumichrome. Speer K, Tanner N, Kölling-Speer I, Rohleder A, Zeippert L, Beitlich N, Lichtenberg-Kraag B.
J Agric Food Chem. 2021 Sep 29;69(38):11406-11416. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.1c03621. Epub 2021 Sep 16.
PMID: 34529418
The pathological effects of a Nosema ceranae infection in the giant honey bee, Apis dorsata Fabricius, 1793. Ponkit R, Naree S, Mayack CL, Suwannapong G.
J Invertebr Pathol. 2021 Sep 28:107672. doi: 10.1016/j.jip.2021.107672. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34597621
Elevated Temperature May Affect Nectar Microbes, Nectar Sugars, and Bumble Bee Foraging Preference. Russell KA, McFrederick QS.
Microb Ecol. 2021 Oct 1. doi: 10.1007/s00248-021-01881-x. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34596711
2021 September 29
Coupling AFM and CLSM to investigate the effect of ageing on the bee structures of bitumen. Pipintakos G, Blom J, Soenen H, Van den Bergh W.
Micron. 2021 Sep 21;151:103149. doi: 10.1016/j.micron.2021.103149. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34583292
Varroa mite and deformed wing virus infestations interactively make honey bees (Apis mellifera) more susceptible to insecticides. Zhu YC, Yao J, Wang Y.
Environ Pollut. 2021 Sep 25:118212. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.118212. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34582921
Remembrances of a Honey Bee Biologist. Seeley TD.
Annu Rev Entomol. 2021 Sep 28. doi: 10.1146/annurev-ento-033121-100228. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34582265
Mblk-1 regulates sugar responsiveness in honey bee (Apis mellifera) foragers. Liu F, Wu L, Zhang Y, Li Q, Li L, Huang ZY, Zhao H.
Insect Sci. 2021 Sep 27. doi: 10.1111/1744-7917.12971. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 34580998
Screening bioactive food compounds in honey bees suggests curcumin blocks alcohol-induced damage to longevity and DNA methylation. Rasmussen EMK, Seier KL, Pedersen IK, Kreibich C, Amdam GV, Münch D, Dahl JA.
Sci Rep. 2021 Sep 27;11(1):19156. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-98614-4.
PMID: 34580381
Female developmental environment delays development of male honeybee (Apis mellifera). Liu YB, Yi Y, Abdelmawla A, Zheng YL, Zeng ZJ, He XJ.
BMC Genomics. 2021 Sep 27;22(1):699. doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-08014-1.
PMID: 34579651
In Vitro Evaluation of Acute Toxicity of Five Citrus spp. Essential Oils towards the Parasitic Mite Varroa destructor. Bava R, Castagna F, Piras C, Palma E, Cringoli G, Musolino V, Lupia C, Perri MR, Statti G, Britti D, Musella V.
Pathogens. 2021 Sep 13;10(9):1182. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10091182.
PMID: 34578214
Screening of Dietary Ingredients against the Honey Bee Parasite Nosema ceranae. Braglia C, Alberoni D, Porrini MP, Garrido PM, Baffoni L, Di Gioia D.
Pathogens. 2021 Sep 1;10(9):1117. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10091117.
PMID: 34578150
IAPV-Induced Paralytic Symptoms Associated with Tachypnea via Impaired Tracheal System Function. Deng Y, Yang S, Zhao H, Diao Q, Hou C.
Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Sep 17;22(18):10078. doi: 10.3390/ijms221810078.
PMID: 34576241
Nosema Disease of European Honey Bees. Galajda R, Valenčáková A, Sučik M, Kandráčová P.
J Fungi (Basel). 2021 Aug 30;7(9):714. doi: 10.3390/jof7090714.
PMID: 34575752 Review.
Bee Products: A Representation of Biodiversity, Sustainability, and Health. Durazzo A, Lucarini M, Plutino M, Lucini L, Aromolo R, Martinelli E, Souto EB, Santini A, Pignatti G.
Life (Basel). 2021 Sep 15;11(9):970. doi: 10.3390/life11090970.
PMID: 34575119
Nutritive Value of 11 Bee Pollen Samples from Major Floral Sources in Taiwan. Hsu PS, Wu TH, Huang MY, Wang DY, Wu MC.
Foods. 2021 Sep 20;10(9):2229. doi: 10.3390/foods10092229.
PMID: 34574339
Diversity and Evolution of pogo and Tc1/mariner Transposons in the Apoidea Genomes. Liu Y, Zong W, Diaby M, Lin Z, Wang S, Gao B, Ji T, Song C.
Biology (Basel). 2021 Sep 20;10(9):940. doi: 10.3390/biology10090940.
PMID: 34571816
Vairimorpha (Nosema) ceranae Infection Alters Honey Bee Microbiota Composition and Sustains the Survival of Adult Honey Bees. Zhang Y, Su M, Wang L, Huang S, Su S, Huang WF.
Biology (Basel). 2021 Sep 13;10(9):905. doi: 10.3390/biology10090905.
PMID: 34571782