Ability to identify ‘killer’ bees a boon to the honeybee industry

21 abril 2015

A genetic test that can prevent the entry of ‘killer’ bees into Australia and their spread around the world has been created by researchers. «A number of countries have export conditions aimed at preventing any possible introduction of killer bees. Now our test will provide them with certainty and allow the safe import of bees without this biosecurity risk,» a researcher said.