Crest Award supervision

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    Description

    Hosted a Crest Award project for Bethany Burch (aged 11, Stirling). Project involved the isolation of bee abdomens and microscopic evaluation of Nosema infection from colonies around Scotland. This work contributed to the discovery of the existence of a major honeybee disease in Scotland (manuscript under review).
    Period5 Sep 2011 - 7 Sep 2011
    Held atBritish Science Association, United Kingdom