Recent News

Transmission of Deforming Wing Virus

Posted on March 30, 2018

Congratulations to Esmaeil for publishing his thorough study of DWV transmission, including three separate experiments, in PLoS One! Should be interesting to…


Kurt Langberg’s MS research published

Posted on March 15, 2018

Congratulations to Kurt, whose research on the relation between meiotic recombination and oxidative stress in honey bees has just been published in…


Extension talk in Asheboro

Posted on March 15, 2018

On March 6th, Esmaeil and Olav took the UNCG honey bee research to the Randolph county beekeepers, who proved to be an…


SAHRC Meeting at WFU

Posted on February 18, 2018

Great presentations from Prashant, Kevin, Shilpi, Max, Anissa, and Saman! Thank you everybody for coming and making the 14th Annual SAHRC meeting…


American Bee Research Conference

Posted on January 22, 2018

Congratulations to Kaira, Shilpi, Taylor, and Esmaeil for representing our lab very nicely at this year’s ABRC meeting. Everybody came back with…


Extension Talk to Alexander County Beekeepers

Posted on December 12, 2017

Olav and Esmaeil traveled to Taylorsville to give the local beekeepers an overview of the UNCG honey bee research. The diversity of…


Kaira wins inaugural AAPA Postdoctoral Travel Award

Posted on December 3, 2017

Congratulations to Kaira Wagoner, who was just notified that she won the AAPA Postdoctoral Travel Award to attend the 2018 ABRC and…


Rueppell Lab Featured in UNCG Research Magazine

Posted on November 28, 2017

The latest issue of the UNCG Research magazine contains a nice article highlighting some of our recent research. Hopefully, that will increase…


SNCURCS 2017

Posted on November 23, 2017

At the State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, we had Taylor Pritchard present a poster on her collaborative project…


EntSoc Meeting 2017

Posted on November 23, 2017

At this year’s Entomology meeting in Denver, our group was represented by Kaira Wagoner, Carlos Vega Melendez, and Olav Rueppell, and everyone…