Antibacterial activity of garlic extract on streptomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli solely and in synergism with streptomycin

Antibacterial activity of garlic extract on streptomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli solely and in synergism with streptomycin

MN Palaksha1, Mansoor Ahmed2, Sanjoy Das11Aditya Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, A.D.B. Road, Aditya Nagar, Surampalem, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India.2Department of Pharmacology, Sri Siddaganga College of Pharmacy, B. H. Road, Tumkur, Karnataka, India.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71666 ABSTRACT This study focuses the…

Intracellular scavenging activity of Trolox (6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethylchromane-2-carboxylic acid) in the fission yeast, Schizosaccharomyces pombe

Intracellular scavenging activity of Trolox (6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethylchromane-2-carboxylic acid) in the fission yeast, Schizosaccharomyces pombe

Ismail Hamad1, Nazli Arda2, Murat Pekmez2, Semian Karaer2, Güler Temizkan21Department of Biochemistry, Upper Nile University, P.O. Box 1660 Khartoum, Sudan.2Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul University, Vezneciler 34118, Istanbul, Turkey.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71667 ABSTRACT The ability of Trolox (6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethylchromane-2-carboxylic acid), a water-soluble vitamin…

Anticandidal activity of endemic Salvia potentillifolia Boiss. and Heldr . ex Bentham and Origanum hypericifolium Schwartz and P.H. Davis in Turkey

Anticandidal activity of endemic Salvia potentillifolia Boiss. and Heldr . ex Bentham and Origanum hypericifolium Schwartz and P.H. Davis in Turkey

A Celik1, C Ergin2, I Arslan1, T Kartal11Department of Biology, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey.2Department of Microbiology, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71668 ABSTRACT This study established baseline data on lytic anticandidal activities of endemic species Origanum hypericifolium and Salvia potentillifolia naturally distributed in Denizli and its environment….

HindIII-based restriction fragment length polymorphism in hemophilic and nonhemophilic patients

HindIII-based restriction fragment length polymorphism in hemophilic and nonhemophilic patients

Alok Kumar Dubey1, Nuzhat Hussain2, Neha Mittal31Division of Cellulose and Paper, Forest Research Institute, P.O., IPE, Kaulagarh Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India.2Department of Pathology, King George Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.3Division of Genetics and Tree Propagation, Forest Research Institute, P.O., IPE, Kaulagarh…

Antioxidant and free-radical-scavenging effects of fruits of Dregea volubilis

Antioxidant and free-radical-scavenging effects of fruits of Dregea volubilis

Moulisha Biswas1, Pallab Kanti Haldar2, Ashoke Kumar Ghosh31Bengal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kalyani, Nadia, India.2Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.3Bengal School of Technology, Delhi Road, Sugandha, Hooghly, India.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71670 ABSTRACT This study evaluated the in vitro antioxidant potential of petroleum ether (60-80°C),…

A study on poisoning cases in a tertiary care hospital

A study on poisoning cases in a tertiary care hospital

Subash Vijaya Kumar1, B Venkateswarlu1, M Sasikala1, G Vijay Kumar21Department of Pharmacy Practice, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, KMC/MGM Hospital, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, India.2Department of Paediatrics, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, KMC/MGM Hospital, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, India.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71671 ABSTRACT Acute poisoning with various substance…

Stem cells: An overview with respect to cardiovascular and renal disease

Stem cells: An overview with respect to cardiovascular and renal disease

Rajnish Kumar1, Anju Sharma2, Ashok Kumar Pattnaik3, Pritish Kumar Varadwaj21Department of Biotechnology, Amity University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.2Department of Bioinformatics, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.3Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71674 ABSTRACT…

Periodontitis: A risk for delivery of premature labor and low-birth-weight infants

Periodontitis: A risk for delivery of premature labor and low-birth-weight infants

Rajiv Saini1, Santosh Saini2, Sugandha R Saini31Department of Periodontology, Rural Dental College, Loni; Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, Ahmed Nagar, Maharashtra, India.2Department of Microbiology, Rural Dental College, Loni; Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, Ahmed Nagar, Maharashtra, India.3Department of Prosthodontics, Rural…

Role of antibodies in cancer targeting

Role of antibodies in cancer targeting

Husain AttarwalaDepartment of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA.DOI: 10.4103/0976-9668.71675 ABSTRACT The development of chemotherapeutic agents capable of specifically eliminating tumor cells has been a great challenge since these agents cannot differentiate between normal body cells and tumor…