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In quale direzione “tira” la ricerca mondiale? di Giovanni Guido

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Grooming behaviour in honey bees is compromised by the interaction between sublethal exposure to neonicotinoids and Varroa destructor
N. Morfin 1, P.H. Goodwin 1, G.J. Hunt 2, E. Guzman-Novoa 1
1 University of Guelph, Guelph, CANADA, 2 Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA

Honey bee social immunity towards varroa through Varroa Sensitive Hygiene (VSH) F. Mondet INRA UR 406, Avignon, FRANCE

Brood signals as the basis for an improved selection tool for hygienic honey bees O. Rueppell 1, K. Wagoner 1, M. Spivak 2, J. Millar 3, J. Bello 3, C. Schal 41 University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA, 2 University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA, 3 University of California, Riverside, USA, 4 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA

Environmental factors influencing Varroa Sensitive Hygiene trait in the honey bee L. Tison 1, R. Riva 1, A. Maisonnasse 2, A. Kretzchmar 3, Y. Le Conte 1, F. Mondet 1 1 INRA PACA, Unité Abeilles Et Environnement, UMT PrADE, Avignon, FRANCE, 2 Adapi, UMT PrADE, Avignon, FRANCE, 3 INRA PACA, Biostatistiques Et Processus Spatiaux, Avignon, FRANCE

Breeding Honey Bees for Disease and Mite Resistance M. Spivak 1, M. Simone-Finstrom 2 1 University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA, 2 USDA-ARS Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics and Physiology Lab, Baton Rouge, USA

Successful breeding for honeybee virus resistance in Belgium based on the ‘lack of vertical transmission’ trait D. De Graaf 1, D. Laget 1, M. Brunain 1, L. De Smet 1, E. Danneels 1, B. Rotthier 1, P. Demaeght 1, R.F. Veerkamp 2, E.W. Brascamp 2 1 Ghent University, Ghent, BELGIUM, 2 Wageningen University & Research Animal Breeding And Genomics Centre, Wageningen, THE NETHERLANDS

Apis mellifera resistance to Varroa destructor across continents D. Arredondo 1, A. Beaurepaire 2, K. Antunez 1, B. Branchiccela 1, L. Castelli 1, C. Invernizzi 3, Y. Le Conte 2, F. Mondet 2, A. Dalmon 2 1 Departamento De Microbiología – Instituto De Investigaciones Biológicas Clemente Estable, Montevideo, URUGUAY, 2 Ur 406 – Abeilles Et Environnement, INRA, Avignon, FRANCE, 3 División Etología – Facultad De Ciencias, Universidad De La República, Montevideo, URUGUAY

Naturally selected Varroa-resistance behaviors in unmanaged survivor bees living in the Arnot Forest, NY, USA D. Peck, T. Seeley Cornell University, Ithaca, USA

The Russian Honey Bee Program: An update since the stock’s release in 2008 L. De Guzman USDA, ARS, Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics & Physiology Lab., Baton Rouge, USA

Evaluation of characters for testing on varroa resistance
R. Buchler 1, M. Buchegger 2, M. Kovacic 3, Z. Puskadija 3, Y. Le Conte 4, M. Meixner 1 1 Landesbetrieb Landwirtschaft Hessen, Bee Institute, Kirchhain, GERMANY, 2 University of Natural Resources And Life Science, Wien, AUSTRIA, 3 J.J. Strossmayer University, Osijek, CROATIA, 4 Institut National De La Recherche Agronomique, Avignon, FRANCE

Thiamethoxam sublethal exposure reduces cellular immunity and restrains Nosema ceranae infections in the honey bee, Apis mellifera J.C. Tapia Rivera 1, J.O. Macias-Macias 1, A. De La Mora 4, E. Guzman-Novoa 1,2, J.M. Tapia-Gonzalez 1, F. Contreras-Escareno 3, T. Petukhova 1,5, C.A. Medina-Flores 4 1 University of Guadalajara, University Center of The South (CUSUR) – Department of Bee Research Center (CIABE), Cd. Guzmán, MEXICO, 2 University of Guelph – School of Environmental Sciences, Ontario, CANADA, 3 University of Guadalajara, University Center of The Coast South – Department Bee Research Center (CIABE), Autlan, MEXICO, 4 Autonomous University of Zacatecas – Department of Academic Unit of Veterinary Medicine And Animal Husbandry, Zacatecas, MEXICO, 5 University of Guelph – Department of Population Medicine, Ontario, CANADA

Effect of sublethal exposure to thiamethoxam and Nosema ceranae infections on the survival and immune response of the stingless bee Melipona colimana (Hymenoptera: Meliponini) J.O. Macias-Macias 1, A. De La Mora-Pena 2, E. Guzman-Novoa 1,3, J.M. Tapia-Gonzalez 1, F. Contreras-
Escareno 1, T. Petukhova 1,4, C.A. Medina- Flores 2 1 University of Guadalajara-ciabe, University Center of The South, Jalisco, MEXICO, 2 Autonomous University of Zacatecas, Academic Unit of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Husbandry, Zacatecas, MEXICO, 3 School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph, Ontario, CANADA, 4 Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Ontario, CANADA Development of a novel point-of-care diagnostic test for foulbrood diseases of honey bees S. Ehrenberg 1,2, F. Scholz 3, L. Ruttinger 3, M.O. Schafer 2, R. Kammerer 1
1 Institute of Immunology, Friedrich-loeffler-institut, Federal Research Institute For Animal Health, Greifswald Island, Greifswald, GERMANY, 2
Institute of Infectology, Friedrich-loeffler-institut, Federal Research Institute For Animal Health, Greifswald – Island, Greifswald, GERMANY, 3 Senova Gesellschaft Für Biowissenschaft Und Technik Mbh, Weimar, GERMANY

The small hive beetle world tour: role of solitary bees, flowers and wax
P. Neumann, F. Ouessou Idrissou, Q. Huang, O. Yanez Institute of Bee Health, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, SWITZERLAND

Confirmation and Application of SNPs Related to Chalkbrood Resistance in Larvae of Apis mellifera S. Su 1, Y. Liu 1.2, S. Xu 1, L. Yan 1, Z. Li 1, H. Nie 1
1 College of Bee Science, Fujian Agriculture And Forestry University, Fuzhou, CHINA, 2 Institute of Bee Health, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, SWITZERLAND

Varroa treatment of brood-free honey bee colonies with lithium chloride
B. Ziegelmann 1, M. Blumenschein 1, C. Rein 1, V. Lang 1, S. Hannus 2, P. Rosenkranz 1 1 Apicultural State Institute, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, GERMANY, 2 Sitools Biotech Gmbh, Munich, GERMANY

Apiguard® efficacy for controlling Varroa destructor in honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies in Canada M. Paillard 1, P. Mielgo 2, P. Giovenazzo 3
1 Laval University, Québec, CANADA, 2 Vita (Europe) Limited, Basingstoke, UNITED KINGDOM, 3 Centre de recherche en sciences animales de
Deschambault, Deschambault, CANADA

Wintering Method and Nosema Control in Honey Bees (Apis mellifera) under Canadian Prairie Conditions R. Punko 1, R. Currie 1, M. Nasr 2
1 University of Manitoba – Department of Entomology, Winnipeg, CANADA, 2 Government of Alberta – Agriculture And Forestry, Edmonton, CANADA
Effect of selected prebiotics and probiotics on the parasitic fungus Nosema ceranae and on the health of honey bee colonies E. Guzman-Novoa 1, S. Klassen 1, P. Goodwin 1, Q. Wang 2, Q.Y. Diao 2, D. Borges 3, L. Eccles 3, R. Garcia- Borja 4, A. Correa-Benitez 4, T. Petukhova 1 1 School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, CANADA, 2 Institute of Apicultural Research, Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, CHINA, 3 Ontario Beekeepers Association, Guelph, CANADA, 4 Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Nat. University of Mexico, Mexico City, MEXICO

Lessons learned from developing an RNAi-based varroa control product J. Masucci, D. Avni, A. Inberg, N. Durnell, S. Back Bayer Crop Sciences, St. Louis, USA

Beekeepers and bee researchers agreData-driven educational programming empowers beekeepers to effectively manage colony health E. Mullen
Cornell University, Ithaca, USA

Developing alternative new synthetic miticides for Varroa mites control
R. Bahreini, M. Nasr, D. Feindel Plant And Bee Health Surveillance Section, Alberta Agriculture And Forestry, Edmonton, CANADA

Disopercolatura e riopercolatura: un meccanismo per
la resistenza dell’ape alla varroa? di Umberto Vesco

Amos, Brogan A., Richard A. Hayes, Diana M. Leemon, e Michael J. Furlong. 2019. «Small Hive Beetle (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) and the Yeast, Kodamaea Ohmeri: A Facultative Relationship Under Laboratory Conditions». Journal of Economic Entomology 112 (2): 515–24. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy378

Cervancia, Cleofas R., Lilia I. de Guzman, Elmer A. Polintan, Aimee Lynn B. Dupo, e Anna A. Locsin. 2016. «Current status of small hive beetle infestation in the Philippines». Journal of Apicultural Research 55 (1): 74–77. https://doi.org/10.1080/00218839.2016.1194053.

Cordeiro, Erick Mauricio Goes, Patrícia Lima Soares, Denise Araujo Alves, e Alberto Soares Corrêa. 2019. «Updating the Saga of the Small Hive Beetle (Aethina Tumida): Molecular Inference of the Origin of the South American Invasion». Apidologie 50 (3): 273–76. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13592-019-00636-5.

Cornelissen, Bram, Peter Neumann, e Oliver Schweiger. 2019. «Global Warming Promotes Biological Invasion of a Honey Bee Pest». Global Change Biology, agosto. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14791.

Gonthier, Jérémy, Anna Papach, Lars Straub, Joshua W. Campbell, Geoffrey R. Williams, e Peter Neumann. 2019. «Bees and Flowers: How to Feed an Invasive Beetle Species». Ecology and Evolution, maggio. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.5217.

Granato, Anna, Bianca Zecchin, Chiara Baratto, Véronique Duquesne, Enrico Negrisolo, Marie-Pierre Chauzat, Magali Ribière-Chabert, Giovanni Cattoli, e Franco Mutinelli. 2016. «Introduction of Aethina Tumida (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in the Regions of Calabria and Sicily (Southern Italy)». Apidologie, agosto. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13592-016-0465-3

Greco, Mark K., Dorothee Hoffmann, Anne Dollin, Michael Duncan, Robert Spooner-Hart, e Peter Neumann. 2010. «The Alternative Pharaoh Approach: Stingless Bees Mummify Beetle Parasites Alive». Naturwissenschaften 97 (3): 319–23. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-009-0631-9

Hayes, R. Andrew, Brogan A. Amos, Steven J. Rice, Dalton K. Baker, e Diana M. Leemon. 2019. «Behavioural Responses of the Small Hive Beetle to Volatile Components of Fermenting Honeybee Hive Products». Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, luglio. https://doi.org/10.1111/eea.12819

Huang, Qiang, Dawn Lopez, e Jay D. Evans. 2019. «Shared and Unique Microbes between Small Hive Beetles ( Aethina Tumida ) and Their Honey Bee Hosts». MicrobiologyOpen, luglio. https://doi.org/10.1002/mbo3.899

Idrissou, Franck Ouessou, Qiang Huang, Orlando Yañez, e Peter Neumann. 2019. «International Beeswax Trade Facilitates Small Hive Beetle Invasions». Scientific Reports 9 (1): 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-47107-6

Mohamadzade Namin, S., Y. Koh, A.F. Osabutey, e C. Jung. 2019. «Invasion pathway of the honeybee pest, small hive beetle, Aethina tumida (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in the Republic of Korea inferred by mitochondrial DNA sequence analysis». Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 22 (3): 963–68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aspen.2019.07.008

Mustafa, Sandra G., Robert Spooner-Hart, Michael Duncan, Jeffery S. Pettis, Johannes L. M. Steidle, e Peter Rosenkranz. 2015. «Age and Aggregation Trigger Mating Behaviour in the Small Hive Beetle, Aethina Tumida (Nitidulidae)». The Science of Nature 102 (9): 49. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-015-1300-9

Ouessou Idrissou, Franck, Lars Straub, e Peter Neumann. 2019. «Keeping a Low Profile: Small Hive Beetle Reproduction in African Honeybee Colonies: Small Hive Beetle Reproduction in African Honeybee». Agricultural and Forest Entomology 21 (1): 136–38. https://doi.org/10.1111/afe.12306

Powell, Michelle E., Hannah M. Bradish, Min Cao, Rebecca Makinson, Adrian P. Brown, John A. Gatehouse, e Elaine C. Fitches. 2019. «Demonstrating the Potential of a Novel Spider Venom-Based Biopesticide for Target-Specific Control of the Small Hive Beetle, a Serious Pest of the European Honeybee». Journal of Pest Science, agosto. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-019-01143-3

Powell, Michelle E., Hannah M. Bradish, John A. Gatehouse, e Elaine C. Fitches. 2017. «Systemic RNAi in the Small Hive Beetle Aethina Tumida Murray (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae), a Serious Pest of the European Honey Bee Apis Mellifera». Pest Management Science 73 (1): 53–63. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.4365

Schäfer, M.O., I. Cardaio, G. Cilia, B. Cornelissen, K. Crailsheim, G. Formato, A.K. Lawrence, et al. 2019. «How to slow the global spread of small hive beetles, Aethina tumida». Biological Invasions 21 (5): 1451–59. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-019-01917-x

Spiewok, Sebastian, e Peter Neumann. 2006. «Infestation of Commercial Bumblebee (Bombus Impatiens) Field Colonies by Small Hive Beetles (Aethina Tumida)». Ecological Entomology 31 (6): 623–28. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2311.2006.00827.x

Stuhl, Charles J., e Peter E. Teal. 2017. Compositions for and Methods of Attracting the Small Hive Beetle Aethina tumida. 20170280714, filed 15 marzo 2017, e issued 5 ottobre 2017. http://www.freepatentsonline.com/y2017/0280714.html

Takahashi, J.-I., H. Okuyama, e S.J. Martin. 2019. «Complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the small hive beetle Aethina tumida (Insecta: Coleoptera) from Hawaii». Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources 4 (1): 1522–23. https://doi.org/10.1080/23802359.2019.1601516

Willcox, Bryony K., Brad G. Howlett, e Peter Neumann. 2017. «Absence of small hive beetles from flowering plants». Journal of Apicultural Research 56 (5): 643–45. https://doi.org/10.1080/00218839.2017.1355347

Propoli: un nuovo aiuto per la nostra pelle? di Simona Martinotti e Elia Ranzato

Ambasciatori dei mieli. Propoli: dalla natura un alleato polivalente. di S. Martinotti e E. Ranzato. L’apis 8/2015 Novembre

Simona Martinotti, Elia Ranzato, Propolis: a new frontier for wound healing? Burns&Trauma 2015, 3:9. doi: 10.1186/s41038-015-0010-z

Simona Martinotti, Giorgia Pellavio, Umberto Laforenza, Elia Ranzato Propolis Induces AQP3 Expression: A Possible Way of Action in Wound Healing, Molecules 2019, 24(8), 1544; https://doi.org/10.3390/

Simona Martinotti, Umberto Laforenza, Mauro Patrone, Francesco Moccia, Elia Ranzato, Honey-Mediated Wound Healing: H2O2 Entry through AQP3 Determines Extracellular Ca2+ Influx, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2019, 20(3),
764; doi: 10.3390/ijms20030764

Simona Martinotti, Elia Ranzato, Honey, wound repair and regenerative medicine, Journal of Functional Biomaterials, 2018, 9(2), 34; doi.org/10.3390/jfb9020034

Brevi – di Chiara Concari

Clorpirifos messo al bando in Europa https://ilsalvagente.it/2019/12/06/lue-ha-deciso-il-clorpirifos-neurotossico-per-i-bambini-non-si-potra-piu-usare/

Fungicidi SDHI: pericolosi per l’uomo e per le api? https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0224132

Il primo insetto impollinatore risalirebbe a 99 milioni di anni fa https://www.pnas.org/content/116/49/24707