• Are school meals a viable and sustainable tool to improve the healthiness and sustainability of children´s diet and food consumption? A cross-national comparative perspective 

      Oostindjer, Marije; Aschemann-Witzel, Jessica; Wang, Qing; Skuland, Silje Elisabeth; Egelandsdal, Bjørg; Amdam, Gro Vang; Schjøll, Alexander; Pachucki, Mark; Rozin, Paul; Stein, Jarrett; Almli, Valerie Lengard; van Kleef, Ellen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      There is little agreement among governments, institutions, scientists and food activists as to how to best tackle the challenging issues of health and sustainability in the food sector. This essay discusses the potential ...
    • Cytosine modifications in the honey bee (Apis mellifera) worker genome 

      Rasmussen, Erik; Amdam, Gro Vang (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    • DNA base modifications in honey bee and fruit fly genomes suggest an active demethylation machinery with species- and tissue-specific turnover rates 

      Rasmussen, Erik; Vågbø, Cathrine Broberg; Münch, Daniel; Krokan, Hans Einar; Klungland, Arne; Amdam, Gro Vang; Dahl, John Arne (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
    • Effects of gut microbiota composition on vitellogenin expression in honeybees 

      Cervetti, Elisa (Master thesis, 2020)
      The relationship between animals and their gut microbiota is one of the most important symbiotic relationships in nature. The western honeybee, Apis mellifera, has received particular attention in microbiota research because ...
    • Genomic correlates of recombination rate and its variability across eight recombination maps in the western honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) 

      Ross, Caitlin R.; DeFelice, Dominick S.; Hunt, Greg J.; Ihle, Kate E.; Amdam, Gro Vang; Rueppell, Olav (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    • Hemocyte-mediated phagocytosis differs between honey bee (Apis mellifera) worker castes 

      Hystad, Eva Marit; Salmela, Heli; Amdam, Gro Vang; Münch, Daniel (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • Insulin Receptor Substrate Gene Knockdown Accelerates Behavioural Maturation and Shortens Lifespan in Honeybee Workers 

      Ihle, Kate E.; Mutti, Navdeep S.; Kaftanoglu, Osman; Amdam, Gro Vang (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      In animals, dietary restriction or suppression of genes involved in nutrient sensing tends to increase lifespan. In contrast, food restriction in honeybees (Apis mellifera) shortens lifespan by accelerating a behavioural ...
    • Morphometric identification of queens, workers, intermediates in in vitro reared honey bees (Apis mellifera) 

      De Souza, Daiana A.; Wang, Ying; Kaftanoglu, Osman; De Jong, David; Amdam, Gro Vang; Gonçalves, Lionel S.; Francoy, Tiago M. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    • The genomes of two key bumblebee species with primitive eusocial organization 

      Sadd, Ben M.; Barribeau, Seth M.; Bloch, Guy; de Graaf, Dirk C.; Dearden, Peter; Elsik, Christine G.; Gadau, Jürgen; Grimmelikhuijzen, Cornelis J.P.; Hasselmann, Martin; Lozier, Jeffrey D.; Robertson, Hugh M.; Smagghe, Guy; Stolle, Eckart; Van Vaerenbergh, Matthias; Waterhouse, Robert M.; Bornberg-Bauer, Erich; Klasberg, Steffen; Bennett, Anna K.; Camara, Francisco; Guigo, Roderic; Hoff, Katharina; Mariotti, Marco; Munoz-Torres, Monica; Murphy, Terence; Santesmasses, Didac; Amdam, Gro Vang; Beckers, Matthew; Beye, Martin; Biewer, Matthias; Bitondi, Marcia M.G.; Blaxter, Mark L.; Bourke, Andrew F.G.; Brown, Mark J.F.; Buechel, Severine D.; Cameron, Rossanah; Cappelle, Kaat; Carolan, James C.; Christiaens, Olivier; Ciborowski, Kate L.; Clarke, David F.; Colgan, Thomas J.; Collins, David H.; Cridge, Andrew G.; Dalmay, Tamas; Dreier, Stephanie; du Plessis, Louis; Duncan, Elizabeth; Erler, Silvio; Evans, Jay; Falcon, Tiago; Flores, Kevin; Freitas, Flavia C.P.; Fuchikawa, Taro; Gempe, Tanja; Hartfelder, Klaus; Hauser, Frank; Helbing, Sophie; Humann, Fernanda C.; Irvine, Frano; Jermiin, Lars S.; Johnson, Claire E; Johnson, Reed M; Jones, Andrew K; Kadowaki, Tatsuhiko; Kidner, Jonathan H; Koch, Vasco; Köhler, Arian; Kraus, F Bernhard; Lattorff, H Michael G; Leask, Megan; Lockett, Gabrielle A; Mallon, Eamonn B; Antonio, David S Marco; Marxer, Monika; Meeus, Ivan; Moritz, Robin FA; Nair, Ajay; Näpflin, Kathrin; Nissen, Inga; Niu, Jinzhi; Nunes, Francis MF; Oakeshott, John G; Osborne, Amy; Otte, Marianne; Pinheiro, Daniel G; Rossie, Nina; Rueppell, Olav; Santos, Carolina G; Schmid-Hempel, Regula; Schmitt, Björn D; Schulte, Christina; Simoes, Zila LP; Soares, Michelle PM; Swevers, Luc; Winnebeck, Eva C; Wolschin, Florian; Yu, Na; Zdobnov, Evgeny M; Aqrawi, Peshtewani K; Blankenburg, Kerstin P; Coyle, Marcus; Francisco, Liezl; Hernandez, Alvaro G; Holder, Michael; Hudson, Matthew E; Jackson, LaRonda; Jayaseelan, Joy; Joshi, Vandita; Kovar, Christie; Lee, Sandra L; Mata, Robert; Mathew, Tittu; Newsham, Irene F; Ngo, Robin; Okwuonu, Geoffrey; Pham, Christopher; Pu, Ling-Ling; Saada, Nehad; Santibanez, Jireh; Simmons, DeNard; Thornton, Rebecca; Venkat, Aarti; Walden, Kimberly KO; Wu, Yuan-Qing; Debyser, Griet; Devreese, Bart; Asher, Claire; Blommaert, Julie; Chipman, Ariel D; Chittka, Lars; Fouks, Bertrand; Liu, Jisheng; O'Neill, Meaghan P; Sumner, Seirian; Puiu, Daniela; Qu, Jiaxin; Salzberg, Steven L; Scherer, Steven E; Muzny, Donna M; Richards, Stephen; Robinson, Gene E; Gibbs, Richard A; Schmid-Hempel, Paul; Worley, Kim C (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    • Transfer of immunity from mother to offspring is mediated via egg-yolk protein Vitellogenin 

      Salmela, Heli; Amdam, Gro Vang; Freitak, Dalial (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)