Bee Vaccine

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Bees Have a New, Lifesaving ‘Vaccine’ to Make Them Immune to Pesti-Side Effects​

There’s been a lot of talk about vaccines these days, but not for bees. But a Cornell student has figured that since our most important pollinators are regularly exposed to lethal pesticides, there ought to be talk about a bee vaccine.

James Webb did more than talk though, he invented one—a pollen-sized microparticle containing a compound that neutralized one of the most commonly used and toxic pesticide bees encounter. Once fed to bees, they demonstrated hugely increased survival rates after being exposed to the pesticide compound malathion.

Now, if they could make a vaccine to save the bees from Round-Up . . .

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