Scientists make normal bees behave like ‘killer bees’

Posted by on June 6, 2018 4:04 pm
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Africanized honeybees, commonly known as ‘killer bees,’ are much more aggressive than their European counterparts. Now researchers have examined neuropeptide changes that take place in Africanized honeybees’ brains during aggressive behavior. The researchers also showed they could turn gentle bees into angry ones by injecting them with certain peptides.

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