Hilary Hurd

Editor at BugBitten
Hilary is Professor Emeritus of Parasitology at Keele University, UK, having retired at the end of 2013. Her research interests have revolved around parasites transmitted by insects and their interactions with their vectors. She was Director of the Centre for Applied Entomology and Parasitology at Keele for over ten years and served as President of the British Society for Parasitology.
Hilary Hurd

Bumblebees in danger

Bombus terrestris                 Wikimedia Commons

Emerging infectious diseases in honey bees have  now been shown to spillover into bumblebee populations  and may contribute to the worrying global decline in… Read more »