Article on QTL in the Apis mellifera L. suppressing reproduction of the Varroa destructor

Behrens D, Huang Q, Geßner C, Rosenkranz P, Frey E., Locke B, Moritz RFA , Kraus FB (2011). Three QTL in the honey bee Apis mellifera L. suppress reproduction of the parasitic mite Varroa destructor
Open access article on the identification of quantitative trait loci (QTL) controlling reduced mite reproduction in a Varroa

mite tolerant honey bee lineage from the island of Gotland, Sweden.

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