Bees Disease: One Step Closer To A Cure

Friday, May 2, 2008 - 09:21 in Biology & Nature

Scientists in Germany have discovered a new mechanism of infection for the most fatal bee disease. American Foulbrood is the only infectious disease which can kill entire colonies of bees. Every year, this notifiable disease is causing considerable economic loss to beekeepers all over the world. The only control measure is to destroy the infected hive.

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