02 Apr '12, 4pm

Fascinating! - Bees self-medicate to fight off fungal infection

Fascinating! - Bees self-medicate to fight off fungal infection

The researchers found that when facing a fungal threat the bees brought in 45 percent more of the waxy creation to line their hives, and physically removed fungally-infected larvae from their area. Interestingly, that means they have a better grasp of the germ theory of disease than humans did before the 19th century — things that come into contact with microbes tend to cause further infection, the researchers noted.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/bees-sel...

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