Christine A. Sundermann
Department of Biological Sciences
Emeritus Professor

Office: 146 Funchess Hall

Address: 331 Funchess Hall
Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-3929

Fax: (334) 844-9234


Research Page

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 Research 112:1333-1336.

  2. Sundermann, C.A., & Estridge, B.H. 2010. Inactivation of Giardia lamblia cysts by cobalt-60 irradiation. Journal of Parasitology, 96:425-428.

  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. Inactivation of Giardia strains: Comparison of test methods. Journal of Phycology 43:43.

  5. Lenaghan S., Sundermann C.A. 2003. Effect of varying cobalt-60 doses on survival and growth of Giardia lambliatrophozoites. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 50:Suppl:701. 

  6. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H., Lindsay D.S. 2002. Comparable growth of Tritrichomonas mobilensis in two commercially available culture media. Journal of Parasitology 88:1012-1014.

  7. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. 2002. Localization of post-translationally modified alpha-tubulin and pseudocyst formation in tritrichomonads. Parasitology Research 88:468-474.

  8. Boggild A.K., Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. 2002. Post-translational glutamylation and tyrosination in tubulin of tritrichomonads and the diplomonad Giardia intestinalisParasitology Research 88(1):58-62. 

  9. Sundermann C.A., Estridge B.H. 1999. Growth of and competition between Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in vitroInternational Journal for Parasitology 29:1725-1732.

  10. Lindsay D.S., Sundermann C.A., Blagburn B.L. 1988. Cultivation of Cryptosporidium baileyi: studies with cell cultures, avian embryos, and pathogenicity of chicken embryo-passaged oocysts. Journal of Parasitology 74:288-293.

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

Last updated: 10/05/2021