Bees Self-Medicate When Infected With Some Pathogens

Research from North Carolina State University shows that honey bees “self-medicate” when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, bringing in increased amounts of antifungal plant resins to ward off the pathogen.

via ABJ Extra-News March 30, 2012 – Bees Self-Medicate When Infected With Some Pathogens.

via Bees Self-Medicate When Infected With Some Pathogens.