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Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy
In 2008 we published the first set of guidelines for standardizing research in autophagy. Since then, research on this topic has continued to accelerate, and many new scientists have entered theExpand
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Cell death localization in situ in laboratory reared honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) larvae treated with pesticides
In this study, cell death detected by DNA fragmentation labeling and phosphatidylserine (PS) localization was investigated in the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) midgut, salivary glands and ovariesExpand
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Acaricidal effect of oxalic acid in honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies
Three oxalic acid (OA) solutions were applied to 24 honeybee colonies to test acaricidal effects on Varroa destructor. Daily natural mite drop per colony averaged 0.52. Higher mite mortality (18.33)Expand
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Autophagy and its physiological relevance in arthropods: Current knowledge and perspectives
Autophagic process is one of the best examples of a conserved mechanism of survival in eukaryotes. At the molecular level there are impressive similarities between unicellular and multicellularExpand
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HISTOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF CELL DEATH IN HONEYBEE LARVAE MIDGUT AFTER TREATMENT WITH PAENIBACILLUS LARVAE, AMITRAZ AND OXYTETRACYCLINE
A number of techniques were employed to assess cell death induced in honeybee larvae midgut afterper os inoculation of bacterium Paenibacillus larvae var. larvae, the causative agent of AmericanExpand
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PROGRAMMED CELL DEATH IN THE HONEY‐BEE (APIS MELLIFERA L.) LARVAE MIDGUT
The histochemical and cytochemical localization of acid phosphatase has been used in an attempt to map the sites of cellular lysis and death. Reaction product was found both in the brush border ofExpand
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Residues of Pesticides in Honeybee (Apis mellifera carnica) Bee Bread and in Pollen Loads from Treated Apple Orchards
Honey bee (Apis mellifera carnica) colonies were placed in two apple orchards treated with the insecticides diazinon and thiacloprid and the fungicide difenoconazole in accordance with a ProtectionExpand
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Exposure to Pesticides at Sublethal Level and Their Distribution Within a Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Colony
Honey bee colonies were exposed to pesticides used in agriculture or within bee hives by beekeepers: coumaphos; diazinon; amitraz or fluvalinate. Samples of bee workers, larvae and royal jelly wereExpand
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Chronic Bee Paralysis Virus and Nosema ceranae Experimental Co-Infection of Winter Honey Bee Workers (Apis mellifera L.)
Chronic bee paralysis virus (CBPV) is an important viral disease of adult bees which induces significant losses in honey bee colonies. Despite comprehensive research, only limited data is availableExpand
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The action of 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid on the isolated heart of insect and amphibia.
The action of the herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) on the isolated heart of the frog (Rana ridibunda) and two insects, the honeybee (Apis mellifera macedonica) and the beetleExpand
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