Bee season begins… 🐝

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Research group of Assoc. Prof. Pavel Hyršl continues with the collection of bees within research projects supported by the Ministry of Agriculture. After overwintering, they found bees marked in experimental hives in the autumn, and this year they continue to … Read More

Changes in haemolymph parameters and insect ability to respond to immune challenge during overwintering

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Abstract: Overwintering is a challenging period in the life of temperate insects. A limited energy budget characteristic of this period can result in reduced investment in immune system. Here, we investigated selected physiological and immunological parameters in laboratory-reared and field-collected … Read More

PhD talent-ky na OFIŽ

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Studentky OFIŽ zaznamenaly velký úspěch v soutěži Brno Ph.D. Talent pořádané sdružením JCCM a.s. Brno Ph.D. Talent je prestižní soutěž pro mladé vědecké talenty z brněnských univerzit s cílem podpořit začínající doktorandy. Celková stipendijní podpora činí 300 000 na tři … Read More

Winter honeybee (Apis mellifera) populations show greater potential to induce immune responses than summer populations after immune stimuli

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Abstract: In the temperate climates of central Europe and North America, two distinct honeybee (Apis mellifera) populations are found in colonies: short-living summer bees emerge in spring and survive until summer, whereas long-living winter bees emerge in late August and … Read More

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