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  1. 1. A Search for Neonicotinoid Binding Sites in the Optic Lobes of Honeybees and Blowflies

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i molekylärbiologi

    Författare :Ashley Hulcoop; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Biology and Life Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Neonicotinoid insecticides are agonists to nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) in the brains of insects. At sub-lethal doses these chemicals cause behavioral abnormalities in several bee species, reducing overall fitness. nAChRs expressed in the optic lobes of insects bind neonicotinoids, thus may be involved in these behavioral changes. LÄS MER