Kristina Hill-Spanik

Molecular Core Facility Lab Manager

Address: GML 210
Phone: 843-953-9193
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M.S., Marine Science
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

B.A., Environmental Science and Policy; Music
Duke University, Durham, NC


Hill KM, Stokes NA, Webb SC, Hine PM, Kroeck MA, Moore JD, Morley MS, Reece KS, Burreson EM, Carnegie RB (2014) Phylogenetics of Bonamia parasites based on small subunit and internal transcribed spacer region ribosomal DNA sequence data. Dis Aquat Org 110:33-54

Carnegie RB, Hill KM, Stokes NA, Burreson EM (2014) The haplosporidian Bonamia exitiosa is present in Australia, but the identity of the parasite described as Bonamia (formerly Mikrocytos) roughleyi is uncertain. J Invertebr Pathol 115:33-40

Audemard C, Carnegie RB, Hill KM, Peterson CH, Burreson EM (2014) Bonamia exitiosa transmission among, and incidence in, Asian oyster Crassostrea ariakensis under warm euhaline conditions. Dis Aquat Org 110:143-150

Dungan CF, Carnegie RB, Hill KM, McCollough CB, Laramore SE, Kelly CJ, Stokes NA, Scarpa J (2012) Diseases of oysters Crassostrea ariakensis and C. virginica reared in ambient waters from the Choptank River, Maryland and the Indian River Lagoon, Florida. Dis Aquat Org 101:173-183

Hill KM, Carnegie RB, Aloui-Bejaoui N, El Gharsalli R, White DM, Stokes NA, Burreson EM (2010) Observation of a Bonamia sp. infecting the oyster Ostrea stentina in Tunisia, and a consideration of its phylogenetic affinities. J Invertebr Pathol 103:179-185