What’s the buzz on bee parasites?

Source: ScienceDaily

A new article presents the genome sequence and analysis of the honey bee parasitic mite T. mercedesae. Bee colonies are facing wide-spread devastation across the entire world. The research revealed there were specific features in the mite genome that had been shaped by their interaction with honey bees and that special mechanisms to control these mites would be required.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/02/170222102611.htm