Jamie Seymour

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Affiliation: James Cook University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do box jellyfish sleep at night?
    Jamie E Seymour
    School of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, QLD
    Med J Aust 181:707. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Venom ontogeny, diet and morphology in Carukia barnesi, a species of Australian box jellyfish that causes Irukandji syndrome
    Avril H Underwood
    Department of Zoology, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, McGregor Road, Smithfield, Qld 4878, Australia
    Toxicon 49:1073-82. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of pressure immobilization bandages in the first aid management of cubozoan envenomings
    Jamie Seymour
    Department of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, McGregor Road, Cairns 4878, Australia
    Toxicon 40:1503-5. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Randomised trial of magnesium in the treatment of Irukandji syndrome
    Nora McCullagh
    Emergency Department, Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:560-5. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Severity of Irukandji syndrome and nematocyst identification from skin scrapings
    Truc T Huynh
    Emergency Department, Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:38-41. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in lethality and effects of two Australian chirodropid jellyfish venoms in fish
    Anna H Kintner
    School of Tropical Biology, Building E1, Cairns Campus, Smithfield, Qld 4878 Australia
    Toxicon 46:699-708. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Temperature effects on box jellyfish venom: a possible treatment for envenomed patients?
    Teresa J Carrette
    Tropical Biology, James Cook University Cairns Campus, Cairns, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:654-5. 2002
  8. pmc Growth, development and temporal variation in the onset of six Chironex fleckeri medusae seasons: a contribution to understanding jellyfish ecology
    Matthew Gordon
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e31277. 2012
  9. doi request reprint An examination of the cardiovascular effects of an 'Irukandji' jellyfish, Alatina nr mordens
    Kelly L Winter
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 179:118-23. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologically distinct cardiovascular effects of box jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri) venom and a tentacle-only extract in rats
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 155:219-26. 2005

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Do box jellyfish sleep at night?
    Jamie E Seymour
    School of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, QLD
    Med J Aust 181:707. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Venom ontogeny, diet and morphology in Carukia barnesi, a species of Australian box jellyfish that causes Irukandji syndrome
    Avril H Underwood
    Department of Zoology, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, McGregor Road, Smithfield, Qld 4878, Australia
    Toxicon 49:1073-82. 2007
    ..Observations of prey capture in mature individuals and differences in bell warts between immature and mature medusae suggest different methods of prey capture are employed at different life stages of C. barnesi...
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of pressure immobilization bandages in the first aid management of cubozoan envenomings
    Jamie Seymour
    Department of Tropical Biology, James Cook University, McGregor Road, Cairns 4878, Australia
    Toxicon 40:1503-5. 2002
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  4. doi request reprint Randomised trial of magnesium in the treatment of Irukandji syndrome
    Nora McCullagh
    Emergency Department, Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 24:560-5. 2012
    ..Magnesium sulphate has become the standard of care despite minimal evidence. The aim of this study was to investigate if magnesium would reduce analgesic requirement and length of stay for patients with Irukandji syndrome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Severity of Irukandji syndrome and nematocyst identification from skin scrapings
    Truc T Huynh
    Emergency Department, Cairns Base Hospital, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:38-41. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in lethality and effects of two Australian chirodropid jellyfish venoms in fish
    Anna H Kintner
    School of Tropical Biology, Building E1, Cairns Campus, Smithfield, Qld 4878 Australia
    Toxicon 46:699-708. 2005
    ..owing to its greater molecular protein complexity, it confers the advantage of increased caloric intake from fish prey, facilitating larger size and potentially greater reproductive output of C. fleckeri over Chiropsalmus sp...
  7. ncbi request reprint Temperature effects on box jellyfish venom: a possible treatment for envenomed patients?
    Teresa J Carrette
    Tropical Biology, James Cook University Cairns Campus, Cairns, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:654-5. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of temperature on lethality of venom from Chironex fleckeri (the potentially fatal box jellyfish)...
  8. pmc Growth, development and temporal variation in the onset of six Chironex fleckeri medusae seasons: a contribution to understanding jellyfish ecology
    Matthew Gordon
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e31277. 2012
    ..With key aspects of C. fleckeri's ecology now quantified, medusae season management protocols can be further developed...
  9. doi request reprint An examination of the cardiovascular effects of an 'Irukandji' jellyfish, Alatina nr mordens
    Kelly L Winter
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 179:118-23. 2008
    ..This study characterizes the in vitro and in vivo effects of A. nr mordens venom and indicates that the cardiovascular effects are at least partially mediated by endogenous catecholamine release...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologically distinct cardiovascular effects of box jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri) venom and a tentacle-only extract in rats
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 155:219-26. 2005
    ..We show, for the first time, that a pure venom sample extracted from C. fleckeri nematocysts and a tentacle extract have cardiovascular effects in the anaesthetised rat which are different and pharmacologically distinct...
  11. ncbi request reprint The in vivo cardiovascular effects of an Australasian box jellyfish (Chiropsalmus sp.) venom in rats
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
    Toxicon 45:321-7. 2005
    ..venom. This indicates that the venom of the two related box jellyfish contain different lethal components and highlights the importance of species identification prior to initiating treatment regimes following jellyfish envenoming...
  12. ncbi request reprint The in vitro vascular effects of two chirodropid (Chironex fleckeri and Chiropsella bronzie) venoms
    Kelly L Winter
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 168:13-20. 2007
    ..Determining the mechanism of action of these venoms will allow for the development of better treatment strategies...
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of hot water (45 degrees C) immersion versus ice packs for pain relief in bluebottle stings
    Conrad Loten
    Hunter New England Area Health Service, Newcastle, NSW
    Med J Aust 184:329-33. 2006
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of hot water immersion for the treatment of Physalia sp. (bluebottle or Portuguese Man-of-War) stings...
  14. ncbi request reprint The in vitro effects of two chirodropid (Chironex fleckeri and Chiropsalmus sp.) venoms: efficacy of box jellyfish antivenom
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Department of Pharmacology, Monash Venom Group, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Toxicon 41:703-11. 2003
    ..This suggests that antivenom is unlikely to be useful in the treatment of neurotoxic or myotoxic effects in patients, although these effects are rarely seen clinically...
  15. ncbi request reprint The in vivo cardiovascular effects of the Irukandji jellyfish (Carukia barnesi) nematocyst venom and a tentacle extract in rats
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
    Toxicol Lett 155:135-41. 2005
    ..We show, for the first time, that C. barnesi tentacle extract, free of nematocyst material, produces cardiovascular effects which are distinct from those caused by venom derived from isolated nematocysts...
  16. ncbi request reprint The in vivo cardiovascular effects of box jellyfish Chironex fleckeri venom in rats: efficacy of pre-treatment with antivenom, verapamil and magnesium sulphate
    Sharmaine Ramasamy
    Monash Venom Group, Department of Pharmacology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Toxicon 43:685-90. 2004
    ..We show for the first time, the cardiovascular effects of a C. fleckeri venom sample free of tentacular contamination and the potential of MgSO(4) as an adjunct therapy for the treatment of potentially fatal C. fleckeri envenomings...
  17. ncbi request reprint A functional comparison of the venom of three Australian jellyfish--Chironex fleckeri, Chiropsalmus sp., and Carybdea xaymacana--on cytosolic Ca2+, haemolysis and Artemia sp. lethality
    Paul M Bailey
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Toxicon 45:233-42. 2005
    ..This suggests that the observed lytic effects may not underlie the lethal effects of the venom, and raises the question of how such potent activities are dealt with by envenomed humans...