Research Output 1998 2018

2018

Cocaine directly impairs memory extinction and alters brain DNA methylation dynamics in honey bees

Søvik, E., Berthier, P., Klare, W. P., Helliwell, P., Buckle, E. L. S., Plath, J. A., Barron, A. B. & Maleszka, R. 13 Feb 2018 In : Frontiers in Physiology. 9, FEB, p. 1-11 11 p., 79

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Cooperative defence operates by social modulation of biogenic amine levels in the honey bee brain

Nouvian, M., Mandal, S., Jamme, C., Claudianos, C., D’Ettorre, P., Reinhard, J., Barron, A. B. & Giurfa, M. 31 Jan 2018 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 285, 1871, p. 1-9 9 p., 20172653

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Short-term exposure to lambda-cyhalothrin negatively affects the survival and memory-related characteristics of worker bees Apis mellifera

Liao, C. H., He, X. J., Wang, Z. L., Barron, A. B., Zhang, B., Zeng, Z. J. & Wu, X. B. 8 Feb 2018 In : Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Stress decreases pollen foraging performance in honeybees

Bordier, C., Klein, S., Le Conte, Y., Barron, A. B. & Alaux, C. 1 Feb 2018 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 221, 4, p. 1-5 5 p., jeb171470

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2017

A comparison of honeybee (Apis mellifera) queen, worker and drone larvae by RNA-Seq

He, X. J., Jiang, W. J., Zhou, M., Barron, A. B. & Zeng, Z. J. 15 Dec 2017 In : Insect Science.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

A Computational model of the integration of landmarks and motion in the insect central complex

Cope, A. J., Sabo, C., Vasilaki, E., Barron, A. & Marshall, J. A. R. 27 Feb 2017 In : PLoS ONE. 12, 2, p. 1-19 19 p., 0172325

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Different roles for honey bee mushroom bodies and central complex in visual learning of colored lights in an aversive conditioning assay

Plath, J. A., Entler, B. V., Kirkerud, N. H., Schlegel, U., Galizia, C. G. & Barron, A. B. 30 May 2017 In : Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 11, p. 1-14 14 p., 98

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Mushroom Bodies
Honey
Bees
Learning
Light

Drosophila divalent metal ion transporter Malvolio is required in dopaminergic neurons for feeding decisions

Søvik, E., Lamora, A., Seehra, G., Barron, A. B., Duncan, J. G. & Ben-Shahar, Y. Jun 2017 In : Genes, Brain and Behavior. 16, 5, p. 506-514

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Dopaminergic Neurons
Drosophila
Metals
Ions
Choice Behavior

Epigenetics and the evolution of instincts: instincts may evolve from learning and share the same cellular and molecular mechanisms

Robinson, G. E. & Barron, A. B. 7 Apr 2017 In : Science. 356, 6333, p. 26-27 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Experience during early adulthood shapes the learning capacities and the number of synaptic boutons in the mushroom bodies of honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Cabirol, A., Brooks, R., Groh, C., Barron, A. B. & Devaud, J. M. Oct 2017 In : Learning and Memory. 24, 10, p. 557-562 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Inter-individual variability in the foraging behaviour of traplining bumblebees

Klein, S., Pasquaretta, C., Barron, A. B., Devaud, J. M. & Lihoreau, M. 1 Dec 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 4561

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Bombus
foraging
Apoidea
flowers
social insects

Learning, gustatory responsiveness and tyramine differences across nurse and forager honeybees

Scheiner, R., Reim, T., Søvik, E., Entler, B. V., Barron, A. B. & Thamm, M. 15 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 220, 8, p. 1443-1450 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tyramine
honeybee
tyramine
Bees
nurses

Making a queen: an epigenetic analysis of the robustness of the honeybee (Apis mellifera) queen developmental pathway

He, X. J., Zhou, L. B., Pan, Q. Z., Barron, A. B., Yan, W. Y. & Zeng, Z. J. 2017 In : Molecular Ecology. 26, 6, p. 1598-1607 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

honeybee
Bees
queen insects
Apis mellifera
Epigenomics

The effects of fat body tyramine level on gustatory responsiveness of honeybees (Apis mellifera) differ between behavioral castes

Scheiner, R., Entler, B. V., Barron, A. B., Scholl, C. & Thamm, M. 8 Aug 2017 In : Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 11, p. 1-8 8 p., 55

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Tyramine
Fat Body
Bees
Social Class
Nurses

The evolution of honey bee dance communication: A mechanistic perspective

Barron, A. B. & Plath, J. A. 1 Dec 2017 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 220, 23, p. 4339-4346 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

The frontiers of insect cognition

Perry, C. J., Barron, A. B. & Chittka, L. Aug 2017 In : Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. 16, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cognition
Insects
Automatic Data Processing
Vertebrates
Learning

Why bees are so vulnerable to environmental stressors

Klein, S., Cabirol, A., Devaud, J-M., Barron, A. B. & Lihoreau, M. Apr 2017 In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 32, 4, p. 268-278 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

bee
Apoidea
central place foraging
foraging
malnutrition
2016

Accelerated behavioural development changes fine-scale search behaviour and spatial memory in honey bees (Apis mellifera L.)

Ushitani, T., Perry, C. J., Cheng, K. & Barron, A. B. 1 Feb 2016 In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 219, 3, p. 412-418 7 p.

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Honey
Bees
honey
Apis mellifera
bee

A horizon scan of future threats and opportunities for pollinators and pollination

Brown, M. J. F., Dicks, L. V., Paxton, R. J., Baldock, K. C. R., Barron, A. B., Chauzat, M. P., Freitas, B. M., Goulson, D., Jepsen, S., Kremen, C., Li, J., Neumann, P., Pattemore, D. E., Potts, S. G., Schweiger, O., Seymour, C. L. & Stout, J. C. 2016 In : PeerJ. 4, p. 1-20 20 p., e2249

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Pollination
A horizons
Pesticides
pollinators
pollination

A systems approach to animal communication

Hebets, E. A., Barron, A. B., Balakrishnan, C. N., Hauber, M. E., Mason, P. H. & Hoke, K. L. 16 Mar 2016 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 283, 1826, p. 1-10 10 p., 20152889

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Biocommunications
Animal Communication
Systems Analysis
animal communication
communication

Insect consciousness: commitments, conflicts and consequences

Klein, C. & Barron, A. B. 2016 In : Animal sentience. 1, 9, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: ResearchArticle

Consciousness
Insects
Mesencephalon
Vertebrates
Conflict (Psychology)

Insects have the capacity for subjective experience

Klein, C. & Barron, A. B. 2016 In : Animal sentience. 1, 9, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Subjective Experience
Insect
Vertebrates
Inference
Conscious

Neuropharmacological manipulation of restrained and free-flying honey bees, apis mellifera

Søvik, E., Plath, J. A., Devaud, J. M. & Barron, A. B. 17 Nov 2016 In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 117, p. 1-11 11 p., e54695

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Honey
Bees
Drug delivery
Brain
Communication

Physiology of reproductive worker honey bees (Apis mellifera): insights for the development of the worker caste

Peso, M., Even, N., Søvik, E., Naeger, N. L., Robinson, G. E. & Barron, A. B. 1 Feb 2016 In : Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 202, 2, p. 147-158 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

worker caste
worker honey bees
Honey
animal reproduction
Bees

Starving honey bee (Apis mellifera) larvae signal pheromonally to worker bees

He, X. J., Zhang, X. C., Jiang, W. J., Barron, A. B., Zhang, J. H. & Zeng, Z. J. 29 Feb 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-9 9 p., 22359

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Honey
Bees
Larva
Pheromones
Food

What insects can tell us about the origins of consciousness

Barron, A. B. & Klein, C. 3 May 2016 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113, 18, p. 4900-4908 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

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Consciousness
Insects
Vertebrates
Brain
Invertebrates
2015

Current progress in understanding the functions of the insect central complex

Plath, J. A. & Barron, A. B. 10 Dec 2015 In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 12, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Apoidea
Formicidae
insect
brain
insects

Death of the bee hive: Understanding the failure of an insect society

Barron, A. B. 28 Apr 2015 In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 10, p. 45-50 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

beehives
insect colonies
bee
pesticides
colony collapse disorder

Decision-making and action selection in insects: Inspiration from vertebrate-based theories

Barron, A. B., Gurney, K. N., Meah, L. F. S., Vasilaki, E. & Marshall, J. A. R. 18 Aug 2015 In : Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 9, p. 1-14 14 p., 216

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

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Insects
Vertebrates
Decision Making
Brain
Invertebrates
Methoprene
Juvenile Hormones
methoprene
juvenile hormone analogs
Honey

Embracing multiple definitions of learning

Barron, A. B., Hebets, E. A., Cleland, T. A., Fitzpatrick, C. L., Hauber, M. E. & Stevens, J. R. 1 Jul 2015 In : Trends in Neurosciences. 38, 7, p. 405-407 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Learning

Insect reward systems: Comparing flies and bees

Søvik, E., Perry, C. J. & Barron, A. B. 2015 In : Advances in Insect Physiology. 48, p. 189-226 38 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

honey bees
Apoidea
insect models
insects
neurophysiology

Negative impact of manganese on honeybee foraging

Søvik, E., Perry, C. J., LaMora, A., Barron, A. B. & Ben-Shahar, Y. 1 Mar 2015 In : Biology Letters. 11, 3, p. 1-4 4 p., 20140989

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Manganese
honey bees
manganese
foraging
Biogenic Amines

Pheromonal control: Reconciling physiological mechanism with signalling theory

Peso, M., Elgar, M. A. & Barron, A. B. 1 May 2015 In : Biological Reviews. 90, 2, p. 542-559 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pheromones
pheromones
Physiology
physiology
Physiological Phenomena

Rapid behavioral maturation accelerates failure of stressed honey bee colonies

Perry, C. J., Søvik, E., Myerscough, M. R. & Barron, A. B. 17 Mar 2015 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 11, p. 3427-3432 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Honey
Bees
Colony Collapse
Population
Demography

The Value of Artificial Stimuli in Behavioral Research: Making the Case for Egg Rejection Studies in Avian Brood Parasitism

Hauber, M. E., Tong, L., Bán, M., Croston, R., Grim, T., Waterhouse, G. I. N., Shawkey, M. D., Barron, A. B. & Moskát, C. 1 Jun 2015 In : Ethology. 121, 6, p. 521-528 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

egg rejection
brood parasitism
egg masses
egg
mimicry (behavior)
2014

Behavior and molecular physiology of nurses of worker and queen larvae in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

He, X. J., Tian, L. Q., Barron, A. B., Guan, C., Liu, H., Wu, X. B. & Zeng, Z. J. 1 Dec 2014 In : Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 17, 4, p. 911-916 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

nurses
queen insects
Apis mellifera
insect larvae
physiology

Cocaine affects foraging behaviour and biogenic amine modulated behavioural reflexes in honey bees

Sovik, E., Even, N., Radford, C. W. & Barron, A. B. 2014 In : PeerJ. 2, p. 1-12 12 p., e662

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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cocaine
Biogenic Amines
Honey
Bees
biogenic amines

Differences in the phototaxis of pollen and nectar foraging honey bees are related to their octopamine brain titers

Scheiner, R., Toteva, A., Reim, T., Søvik, E. & Barron, A. B. 2014 In : Frontiers in Physiology. 5, p. 1-8 8 p., 116

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Octopamine
Plant Nectar
Honey
Bees
Pollen

Epigenomics and the concept of degeneracy in biological systems

Maleszka, R., Mason, P. H. & Barron, A. B. 2014 In : Briefings in Functional Genomics. 13, 3, p. 191-202 12 p., elt050

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Biological systems
Epigenomics
Plasticity
Genetic Code
Regulator Genes

Genital Evolution: Why Are Females Still Understudied?

Ah-King, M., Barron, A. B. & Herberstein, M. E. 2014 In : PLoS Biology. 12, 5, p. 1-7 7 p., e1001851

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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genitalia
Physiology
female genitalia
Animals
Female Genitalia

Peak shift in honey bee olfactory learning

Andrew, S. C., Perry, C. J., Barron, A. B., Berthon, K., Peralta, V. & Cheng, K. 2014 In : Animal Cognition. 17, 5, p. 1177-1186 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Honey
Bees
honey
bee
honey bees

The effects of brood ester pheromone on foraging behaviour and colony growth in apicultural settings

Peso, M. & Barron, A. B. 2014 In : Apidologie. 45, 5, p. 529-536 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pheromones
esters
foraging
Apoidea
behavior change
2013

A comparison of digital gene expression profiling and methyl DNA immunoprecipitation as methods for gene discovery in honeybee (Apis mellifera) behavioural genomic analyses

Guan, C., Barron, A. B., He, X. J., Wang, Z. L., Yan, W. Y. & Zeng, Z. J. 9 Sep 2013 In : PLoS ONE. 8, 9, p. 1-10 10 p., e73628

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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Bees
Genetic Association Studies
Gene Expression Profiling
nurses
Immunoprecipitation

Altruistic behavior by egg-laying worker honeybees

Naeger, N. L., Peso, M., Even, N., Barron, A. B. & Robinson, G. E. 19 Aug 2013 In : Current Biology. 23, 16, p. 1574-1578 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

worker honey bees
Waxes
Bees
Physiology
Ovum

Assessment of flight activity and homing ability in Asian and European honey bee species, Apis cerana and Apis mellifera, measured with radio frequency tags

He, X., Wang, W., Qin, Q., Zeng, Z., Zhang, S. & Barron, A. B. Jan 2013 In : Apidologie. 44, 1, p. 38-51 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Apis cerana
Apis mellifera
radio
honey bees
flight

Biogenic amines as mediators of spider behavior

McGinley, R., Peckmezian, T., Hebets, E., Taylor, P., Sovik, E. & Barron, A. 2013 1 p.

Research output: ResearchAbstract

biogenic amines
Araneae
octopamine
Salticidae
serotonin

Cocaine tolerance in honey bees

Søvik, E., Cornish, J. L. & Barron, A. B. 31 May 2013 In : PLoS ONE. 8, 5, p. 1-10 10 p., e64920

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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cocaine
Honey
Bees
Cocaine
honey bees