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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number D007-1

Worker bees remove the mummified remains of larvae infected by the chalkbrood fungus Ascosphaera apis. ARS scientists are using the completed bee genome to help understand bee responses to this disease.

Photo by Stephen Ausmus.



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Last Modified: 5/23/2006