Recent News

Amazing Visit to China

Posted on June 26, 2018

Olav just came back from five amazing days in China to visit with Dr. Jianke Li at the Chinese Academy of Agricultural…


Cold Spring Harbor Meeting on Biology and Genomes of Social Insects

Posted on May 23, 2018

Esmaeil and Olav participated in the Cold Spring Harbor meeting on the biology and genomics of social insects. Amazing stuff is happening…


Comparing Overlap of Transcriptomes

Posted on May 22, 2018

The common practice of of relating two biological processes by determining whether there is significant overlap between their patterns of gene expression…


Quadruple Graduation!

Posted on May 22, 2018

Congratulations to Taylor and Anissa for both graduating with their Masters! Taylor is going to join Juliana Rangel’s lab at Texas A&M,…


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…