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  1. Scientific Studies / CCD / Neonics
    New evidence showing that the destruction of gut bacteria by antibiotic treatment could increase the honey bee’s vulnerability to Nosema infection It has become increasingly clear that gut bacteria play vital roles in the development, nutrition, immunity, and overall fitness of their eukaryotic...
  2. Bee Forum
    My horse has tested positive for lepto. and is currently being treated with minocycline (antibiotic). Lepto. is a spirochete transmitted via urine of wild animals. Apparently more common in horses than people realize. Lepto. is transmittable to all mammals - dogs / cattle are vaccinated for it -...
  3. Diseases and Pests
    Nosema ceranae Escapes Fumagillin Control in Honey Bees Fumagillin is the only antibiotic approved for control of nosema disease in honey bees and has been extensively used in United States apiculture for more than 50 years for control of Nosema apis. It is toxic to mammals and must be applied...
  4. Bee Forum
    Improving Antibiotic Activity against Wound Pathogens with Manuka Honey In Vitro Fifteen antibiotics were tested with and without sublethal concentrations of manuka honey against each of MRSA and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Five novel antibiotic and manuka honey combinations were found that improved...
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