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Christine A. Sundermann
Biological Sciences

Office: 146 Funchess Hall

331 Funchess Hall
Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-3929
Fax: (334) 844-9234

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Ph.D. - University of Georgia

Research and Teaching Interests

Development and biology of Coccidia.

Selected Publications

  1. Yu, L., Shen, J., Su, C., & Sundermann, C. A. (2013). Genetic characterization of Toxoplasma gondii in wildlife from Alabama, USA. Parasitology research112(3), 1333-1336.
  2. Sundermann, C. A., & Estridge, B. H. (2010). Inactivation of Giardia lamblia cysts by cobalt-60 irradiation. Journal of Parasitology96(2), 425-428.
  3. Lindsay, D. S., Sundermann, C. A., & Baker, D. G. (2007). Biology of the Protozoa. Flynn's Parasites of Laboratory Animals, Second Edition, 15-25.
  4. Lenaghan, S., Dykstra, C. C., & Sundermann, C. A. (2007, December). Inactivation of Giardia strains: Comparison of test methods. In JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY (Vol. 43, pp. 43-43). 9600 GARSINGTON RD, OXFORD OX4 2DQ, OXON, ENGLAND: BLACKWELL PUBLISHING.
  5. Lenaghan S., Sundermann C.A. Effect of varying cobalt-60 doses on survival and growth of Giardia lambliatrophozoites. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 50 Suppl:701, 2003. 
  6. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H., Lindsay D.S. Comparable growth of Tritrichomonas mobilensis in two commercially available culture media. Journal of Parasitology 88(5):1012-1014, 2002 
  7. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. Localization of post-translationally modified alpha-tubulin and pseudocyst formation in tritrichomonads. Parasitology Research 88(5):468-474, 2002
  8. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. Post-translational glutamylation and tyrosination in tubulin of tritrichomonads and the diplomonad Giardia intestinalisParasitology Research 88(1):58-62, 2002 
  9. Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. Growth of and competition between Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in vitroInternational Journal for Parasitology 29(10):1725-1732, 1999
  10. Lindsay D.S., Sundermann C.A., Blagburn B.L. Cultivation of Cryptosporidium baileyi: studies with cell cultures, avian embryos, and pathogenicity of chicken embryo-passaged oocysts. Journal of Parasitology 74(2):288-293, 1988


Undergraduate Graduate
Principles of Biology - BIOL1020
Parasitology - BIOL5110
Undergraduate Seminars - BIOL4950
Undergraduate Research - BIOL4980
Parasitology - BIOL6110
Protozoology - BIOL6340
Advanced Parasitology - BIOL7000

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