Uses In Pathology

Certain disease-causing organisms, such as viruses, rickettsia, and certain protozoans are obligate pathogens. Cell cultures can be extremely useful with such pathogens because this is often the only way to grow them outside a whole animal or plant and make them much easier to study. Some of the early work with insect cell culture was initiated with a group of viruses known as nucleopolyhedrovirus. These viruses cause diseases in a large number of pest insects and thus are potential biological control agents. Cell cultures grown in large volumes can be used to produce these viruses for biologically based pesticides.

Some insects are also notorious for their ability to transmit diseases (such as malaria and yellow fever) to higher animals and plants. Cell cultures from mosquitoes and other insects can also be used to study these pathogens.

Bee Keeping

Bee Keeping

Make money with honey How to be a Beekeeper. Beekeeping can be a fascinating hobby or you can turn it into a lucrative business. The choice is yours. You need to know some basics to help you get started. The equipment needed to be a beekeeper. Where can you find the equipment you need? The best location for the hives. You can't just put bees in any spot. What needs to be considered when picking the location for your bees?

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