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‘Jet-lagged’ bees cause media buzz

John Kerr posted in on April 18th, 2012.

New research investigating the impact of anaesthetic on bees’ body clocks has been featured widely in the news this week. Researchers from the University of Auckland have used honeybees as a model to find out why patients waking from general anaesthesia experience ‘jet-lag’-like sleep disruption. Scientists were able to measure the disruption of the bees’ internal […]

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