Category: Publication

Bee vampire picks the right host to suck

TweetContact(s): Mark Kuykendall , Zachary Huang New insights into the reproductive secrets of one of the world’s tiniest and most… read more Bee vampire picks the right host to suck

Low temperature stress and bee survival and behavior

TweetA new paper is published today on PLoS One: Low-Temperature Stress during Capped Brood Stage Increases Pupal Mortality, Misorientation and… read more Low temperature stress and bee survival and behavior

who stole my pollen basket?

Tweethttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/01/140129115157.htm Scientists have identified how a single gene in honey bees separates the queens from the workers. A team of… read more who stole my pollen basket?

Bee venom component melittin reduces HIV infectivity

TweetAntivir Ther. 2013;18(1):95-103. doi: 10.3851/IMP2346. Epub 2012 Sep 6. Cytolytic nanoparticles attenuate HIV-1 infectivity. Hood JL, Jallouk AP, Campbell N,… read more Bee venom component melittin reduces HIV infectivity

Two covers in March

TweetFor the first time in my life, I have two photos published simultaneously by the two major beekeeping magazines in… read more Two covers in March

Apiculture of China

Tweet“Apiculture of China” (中国蜂业) is a journal published jointly by Institute of Apicultural Research, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, and … read more Apiculture of China

Varroa Mite Reproductive Biology

Tweet Jointly published in the American Bee Journal and in Bee Culture, October 2012. Also at eXtension.org: http://www.extension.org/pages/65450/varroa-mite-reproductive-biology Zachary Huang,… read more Varroa Mite Reproductive Biology

Epigenetic Modification of Gene Expression in Honey Bees by Heterospecific Gland Secretions

TweetPaper published today: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0043727 Background In the honey bee (Apis mellifera), queen and workers have different behavior and reproductive capacity… read more Epigenetic Modification of Gene Expression in Honey Bees by Heterospecific Gland Secretions