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Researcher: Boyle, RR (Dr Rebecca Boyle)

Fields of Research

Terrestrial ecology
Basic pharmacology
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences
Zoology
Veterinary pharmacology
Other biological sciences

Research Objectives

Terrestrial biodiversity
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Other health
Veterinary pharmaceutical products
Other plant production and plant primary products
Marine biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Application of solid-phase microextraction to the quantitative analysis of 1,8-cineole in blood and expired air in a Eucalyptus herbivore, the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula); Journal of Chromatography B
Biotransformation of 1,8-cineole in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula); Xenobiotica
Comparative metabolism of 1,8-cineole after chronic ingestion in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) and koala (Phascolarctus cinereus); ACEPT
Comparative metabolism of dietary terpene, p-cymene, in generalist and specialist folivorous marsupials; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Constraint of feeding by chronic ingestion of 1,8-cineole in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula); Journal of Chemical Ecology
Development of tolerance to the dietary plant secondary metabolite 1,8-cineole by the Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula); Journal of Chemical Ecology
Dosage prescribing and plasma oxipurinol levels in patients receiving allopurinol therapy; European journal of clinical pharmacology
Effects of two plant secondary metabolites, cineole and gallic acid, on nightly feeding patterns of the Common Brushtail Possum; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Fate of p-cymene in the koala; Conjoint Meeting of ASCEPT and APSA 1998
Fate of the dietary terpene, p-cymene, in the male koala; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Glucuronuria in the Koala; Journal of Chemical Ecology
Glycosuria in the koala; Annual Scientific Meeting of ASCEPT
Pharmacokinetics of 1,8-cineole, a dietary toxin, in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula): significance for feeding; Xenobiotica
Rapid absorption of dietary 1,8-cineole results in critical blood concentration of cineole and immediate cessation of eating in the common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula); Journal of Chemical Ecology
The metabolic fate of dietary terpenes in folivorous marsupials

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Effects of Plant Secondary Chemistry on Foraging Behaviour of Mammalian Herbivores