Faculty of Science and Technology

Prof Mark Sandeman - Research

Postgraduate research supervisions

Current supervision

Program of study: (Doctorate by research)

  • Thesis title: An investigation of Type-1 and Type-2 immune responses in nematode resistant sheep .
  • Supervisors: Sandeman, M (Joint-co), Piedrafita, D (Joint)

Program of study: (Doctorate by research)

  • Thesis title: Cellular recruitment and antigen trafficking in response to vaccine adjuvants
  • Supervisors: Piedrafita, D (Joint-co), Law, H (Joint), Mosse, J (Associate), Sandeman, M (Associate)

Program of study: (Doctorate by research)

  • Thesis title: Exploring the use of dye-sensitisation by visible light and the lotus effect as new approaches to self-cleaning textiles
  • Supervisors: Sandeman, M (Joint-co), Langford, S (Joint)

Program of study: (Doctorate by research)

  • Thesis title: Immune responses to vaccine adjuvants
  • Supervisors: Piedrafita, D (Main), Beddoe, T (Associate), Sandeman, M (Associate)

Program of study: (Doctorate by research)

  • Thesis title: The role of parasite proteases in infection and disease
  • Supervisors: Greenhill, A (Main), Piedrafita, D (Associate), Sandeman, M (Associate)

Completed supervision

Student: Ma'Ayeh, S

  • Thesis title: Molecular and cellular interactions of four Giardia duodenalis isolates with the murine intestinal epithelial cell line IEC-6 in vitro. (PHD) 2013
  • Supervisors: Brook-Carter, P (Main), Sandeman, M (Associate)

Publications

Journal articles

Flanagan, K.L., Morton, J.M., Sandeman, R.M., 2013, Prevalence of infestation with gastrointestinal nematodes in pony club horses in Victoria, Australian Veterinary Journal [E], vol 91, issue 6, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, United Kingdom, pp. 241-245.

Smith, J., Colditz, I., Piper, L., Sandeman, R., Dominik, S., 2008, Genetic resistance to growth of Lucilia cuprina larvae in Merino sheep, Animal Production Science [P], vol 48, CSIRO Publishing, Australia, pp. 1210-1216.

Richards, K., Cotton, S., Sandeman, R., 2008, The use of detector dogs in the diagnosis of nematode infections in sheep faeces, Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research [P], vol 3, Elsevier Inc, United States, pp. 25-31.

Duncan, A., Ren, H., Bound, F., Tully, J., Chandler, D., Sandeman, R., 2006, Assessment of novel inhibitors of Helicoverpa aminopeptidases as anti-insect agents, Pest Management Science [P], vol 62, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, pp. 1098-1108.

Zalunardo, M., Cargill, C., Sandeman, R., 2006, Identification of auto-antigens in skin scrapings from scabies-infected pigs, International Journal for Parasitology [P], vol 36, Elsevier Ltd, United Kingdom, pp. 1133-1141.

Piedrafita, D., Parsons, J.C., Sandeman, R., Wood, P., Estuningsih, S., Partoutomo, S., Spithill, T.W., 2001, Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity to newly encysted juvenile Fasciola hepatica in vitro is mediated by reactive nitrogen intermediates, Parasite Immunology, vol 23, issue 9, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford England, pp. 473-482.

Piedrafita, D., Spithill, T.W., Dalton, J.P., Brindley, P.J., Sandeman, M.R., Wood, P.R., Parsons, J.C., 2000, Juvenile Fasciola hepatica are resistant to killing in vitro by free radicals compared with larvae of Schistosoma mansoni, Parasite Immunology, vol 22 issue 6, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford UK, pp. 287-295.

Wilson, L.R., Good, R.T., Panaccio, M., Wijffels, G.L., Sandeman, R.M., Spithill, T.W., 1998, Fasciola hepatica : Characterization and cloning of the major cathepsin B protease secreted by newly encysted juvenile liver fluke, Experimental Parasitology, vol 88, Academic Press, San Diego California USA, pp. 85-94.

Conference proceedings

Richards, K., McDonagh, M., Sandeman, R., 2010, Differential production of excreted and secreted proteins by first instar L. Cuprina, ICOPA X11; Conference Abstracts International Congress of Parasitology, 15 August 2010 to 20 August 2010, ICOPA, Australia, p. 575.

Duong, M., Grant, W., Sandeman, R., 2010, Identification of gene expression in sheep blowfly, Lucilia Cuprina, larvae during establishment on the skin, ICOPA X11; Conference Abstracts International Congress of Parasitology, 15 August 2010 to 20 August 2010, ICOPA, Australia, p. 734.

Toet, H., Holt, D., Walton, S., Grant, W., Sandeman, R., 2010, Iron-binding proteins of the mite Sarcoptes Scabiei and their implication in infection, ICOPA X11; Conference Abstracts International Congress of Parasitology, 15 August 2010 to 20 August 2010, ICOPA, Australia, p. 1225.

Ritchie, W., Grant, W., Zawadzki, J., Sandeman, R., 2010, Isolation of Haemonchus Contortus Glutathione S-transferase genes, ICOPA X11; Conference Abstracts International Congress of Parasitology, 15 August 2010 to 20 August 2010, ICOPA, Australia, p. 1285.

Other

Ritchie, W., Grant, W., Zawadzki, J., Sandeman, R., 2011, Haemonchus contortus glutathione S-transferases as candidate for an ELISA coproantigen diagnostic, Poster Abstract, Lotsa Print, Cairns Qld Australia.

Toet, H., Grant, W., Sandeman, R., 2011, Iron-binding proteins of the mite Sarcoptes scabiei and their cross-reactivity with host proteins, Poster Abstract, Lotsa Print, Cairns Qld Australia.

Activities

Manuscript refereeing

Specialist editor

International Journal for Parasitology