Honeybee ‘Trojan horse’ virus relies on bees’ habit of cannibalizing their young

Honeybee ‘Trojan horse’ virus relies on bees’ habit of cannibalizing their young

The deformed wing virus (DWV) lurks inside the bellies of mites that prey on the bees’ young; then, the worker insects get infected when they gobble up the baby bees, the study researchers found.❗️ read more