Authors

Standard methods for physiology and biochemistry research in Apis mellifera.

Klaus Hartfelder1*, Márcia M G Bitondi2, Colin S Brent3, Karina R Guidugli-Lazzarini2, Zilá L P Simões2, Anton Stabentheiner4, Érica D Tanaka2, and Ying Wang5.

1Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, 14049-900 Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil.
2Depto Biologia, Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil.
3US Department of Agriculture, US Arid Land Agricultural Research Center, Maricopa, AZ, USA.
4Institut für Zoologie, Universität Graz, Graz, Austria.
5School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.

Received 20 June 2012, accepted subject to revision 31 July 2012, accepted for publication 6 November 2012.

*Corresponding author: Email:  klaus@fmrp.usp.br