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   2014| May  | Volume 10 | Issue 38  
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ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Inhibition of LDL oxidation and oxidized LDL-induced foam cell formation in RAW 264.7 cells show anti-atherogenic properties of a foliar methanol extract of Scoparia dulcis
Sinjitha S. Nambiar, Nandini Prasad Shetty, Praveena Bhatt, Bhagyalakshmi Neelwarne
May 2014, 10(38):240-248
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133241  PMID:24991098
  8,959 157 1
In Vivo skin hydration and anti-erythema effects of Aloe vera, Aloe ferox and Aloe marlothii gel materials after single and multiple applications
Lizelle T Fox, Jeanetta du Plessis, Minja Gerber, Sterna van Zyl, Banie Boneschans, Josias H Hamman
May 2014, 10(38):392-403
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133291  PMID:24991119
  3,416 25 1
INVITED REVIEW
Revisiting "Vegetables" to combat modern epidemic of imbalanced glucose homeostasis
Ashok Kumar Tiwari
May 2014, 10(38):207-213
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133211  PMID:24991093
  2,617 145 4
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Vegetables' juice influences polyol pathway by multiple mechanisms in favour of reducing development of oxidative stress and resultant diabetic complications
Ashok K Tiwari, D Anand Kumar, Pisupati S.R Sweeya, H Anusha Chauhan, V Lavanya, K Sireesha, K Pavithra, Amtul Zehra
May 2014, 10(38):383-391
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133290  PMID:24991118
  2,166 28 3
Isolation and identification of cytotoxic compounds from the rhizomes of Paris quadrifolia L.
Jerzy Gajdus, Zbigniew Kaczynski, Anna Kawiak, Ewa Lojkowska, Justyna Stefanowicz-Hajduk, J. Renata Ochocka, Piotr Stepnowski
May 2014, 10(38):324-333
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133289  PMID:24991111
  2,084 32 1
ACE and platelet aggregation inhibitors from Tamarix hohenackeri Bunge (host plant of Herba Cistanches) growing in Xinjiang
Yachao Xing, Jing Liao, Yingzhan Tang, Peng Zhang, Chengyu Tan, Hui Ni, Xueqin Wu, Ning Li, Xiaoguang Jia
April-June 2014, 10(38):111-117
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131021  PMID:24914275
  2,058 18 2
Aqueous extract from taxus baccata inhibits adenosine deaminase activity significantly in cancerous and noncancerous human gastric and colon tissues
Zahide Esra Durak, Suleyman Buber, Erdinc Devrim, Hilmi Kocaoglu, Ilker Durak
May 2014, 10(38):214-216
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133232  PMID:24991094
  1,945 100 1
Pyrostegia venusta heptane extract containing saturated aliphatic hydrocarbons induces apoptosis on B16F10-Nex2 melanoma cells and displays antitumor activity in vivo
Carlos R Figueiredo, Alisson L Matsuo, Felipe V Pereira, Aline N Rabaca, Camyla F Farias, Natalia Girola, Mariana H Massaoka, Ricardo A Azevedo, Jorge A.B Scutti, Denise C Arruda, Luciana P Silva, Elaine G Rodrigues, Joćo Henrique G Lago, Luiz R Travassos, Regildo M.G Silva
May 2014, 10(38):363-376
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133284  PMID:24991116
  1,864 44 3
Hemostatic, milk clotting and blood stain removal potential of cysteine proteases from Calotropis gigantea (L.) R. Br. Latex
Omana Sukumaran Bindhu, Maheshwari Kumari Singh
May 2014, 10(38):350-356
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133294  PMID:24991114
  1,828 24 2
Podophyllotoxin and 6-methoxy podophyllotoxin Production in Hairy Root Cultures of Liunm mucronatum ssp. mucronatum
Afsaneh Samadi, Morad Jafari, Nasim Mohammad Nejhad, Farah Hossenian
April-June 2014, 10(38):154-160
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131027  PMID:24914281
  1,771 31 3
Molecular docking studies of flavonoids for their inhibition pattern against β-catenin and pharmacophore model generation from experimentally known flavonoids to fabricate more potent inhibitors for Wnt signaling pathway
Hira Iftikhar, Sajid Rashid
May 2014, 10(38):264-271
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133269  PMID:24991101
  1,732 36 2
Anti-cholinesterase activity of the standardized extract of Syzygium aromaticum L.
Manoj K. Dalai, Santanu Bhadra, Sushil K. Chaudhary, Arun Bandyopadhyay, Pulok K. Mukherjee
May 2014, 10(38):276-282
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133275  PMID:24991103
  1,734 32 5
Chitosan and blueberry treatment induces arginase activity and inhibits nitric oxide production during acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity
Eda Ozcelik, Sema Uslu, Dilek Burukoglu, Ahmet Musmul
May 2014, 10(38):217-224
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133234  PMID:24991095
  1,613 54 3
Evaluation of antidiabetic, antioxidant and antiglycating activities of the Eysenhardtia polystachya
Rosa Martha Perez Gutierrez, Efren Garcia Baez
May 2014, 10(38):404-418
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133295  PMID:24991120
  1,586 25 5
Quantification of allicin by high performance liquid chromatography-ultraviolet analysis with effect of post-ultrasonic sound and microwave radiation on fresh garlic cloves
Sankhadip Bose, Bibek Laha, Subhasis Banerjee
May 2014, 10(38):288-293
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133279  PMID:24991105
  1,571 25 2
An attempt to stabilize tanshinone IIA solid dispersion by the use of ternary systems with nano-CaCO 3 and poloxamer 188
Hong-mei Yan, Zhen-hai Zhang, Yan-rong Jiang, Dong-mei Ding, E. Sun, Xiao-bin Jia
May 2014, 10(38):311-317
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133286  PMID:24991109
  1,455 21 -
Study on interaction between plasmid DNA and berberine derivatives with aliphatic chain by fluorescence analysis
Yang Yong, He Kai, Zhang Bao-Shun, LI Xue-Gang
April-June 2014, 10(38):97-100
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131017  PMID:24914272
  1,423 51 -
Screening of siddha medicinal plants for its in-vitro acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase inhibitory activity
Madhuri Kadiyala, Sivasankaran Ponnusankar, Kannan Elango
May 2014, 10(38):294-298
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133281  PMID:24991106
  1,427 26 1
Optimization of Ultrasound-assisted extraction of polyphenols, tannins and epigallocatechin gallate from barks of Stryphnodendron adstringens (Mart.) Coville bark extracts
Jordana N. Sousa, Nathalia B. Pedroso, Leonardo L. Borges, Gerlon A., Jose R. Paula, Edemilson C. Conceicao
May 2014, 10(38):318-323
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133287  PMID:24991110
  1,417 24 1
Luteolin, a bioflavonoid inhibits azoxymethane-induced colon carcinogenesis: Involvement of iNOS and COX-2
Ashok Kumar Pandurangan, Suresh Kumar, Prakash Dharmalingam, Sudhandiran Ganapasam
May 2014, 10(38):306-310
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133285  PMID:24991108
  1,402 29 10
Efficacy of Acorus calamus on collagen maturation on full thickness cutaneous wounds in rats
Thangavel Ponrasu, Karuppanan Natarajan Madhukumar, Moorthy Ganeshkumar, Kuttalam Iyappan, Vilvanathan Sangeethapriya, Vinaya Subramani Gayathri, Lonchin Suguna
May 2014, 10(38):299-305
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133283  PMID:24991107
  1,395 26 -
Flavonols and derivatives of gallic acid from young leaves of Toona sinensis (A. Juss.) Roemer and evaluation of their anti-oxidant capacity by chemical methods
Huan Yang, Qinying Gu, Tingting Gao, Xubo Wang, Phenwei Chue, Qinan Wu, Xiaobin Jia
April-June 2014, 10(38):185-190
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131034  PMID:24914286
  1,373 22 6
Inhibitory effects of ginseng seed on melanin biosynthesis
Yeonmi Lee, Kyoung-Tack Kim, Sung Soo Kim, Jinyoung Hur, Sang Keun Ha, Chang-Won Cho, Sang Yoon Choi
May 2014, 10(38):272-275
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133271  PMID:24991102
  1,360 27 3
The extracts of Japanese willow tree species are effective forapoptotic desperation or differentiation of acute myeloid leukemia cells
Kounosuke Fujita, Yuji Nomura, Masahiko Sawajiri, Pravat K Mohapatra, Hany A El-Shemy, Nguyen T Nguyen, Masashi Hosokawa, Kazuo Miyashita, Teruo Maeda, Hirofumi Saneoka, Shohei Fujita, Takayuki Fujita
April-June 2014, 10(38):125-131
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131023  PMID:24914277
  1,366 16 -
Leucas aspera inhibits the Dalton's ascitic lymphoma in Swiss albino mice: A preliminary study exploring possible mechanism of action
Bibin Baby Augustine, Suvakanta Dash, Mangala Lahkar, Usha Sarma, Pavan Kumar Samudrala, Jaya Mary Thomas
April-June 2014, 10(38):118-124
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131022  PMID:24914276
  1,352 25 2
Effect of ambrex (a herbal formulation) on oxidative stress in hyperlipidemic rats and differentiation of 3T3-L1 preadipocytes
A Jamuna Devi, Rekha Ravindran, M Sankar, Johanna Rajkumar
April-June 2014, 10(38):165-171
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131030  PMID:24914283
  1,324 41 2
Antiproliferative activity of Vallaris glabra Kuntze (Apocynaceae)
Siu Kuin Wong, Yau Yan Lim, Sui Kiong Ling, Eric Wei Chiang Chan
May 2014, 10(38):232-239
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133238  PMID:24991097
  1,325 31 2
Efficiency and selectivity of triterpene acid extraction from decoctions and tinctures prepared from apple peels
Antonio C. Siani, Marcos J. Nakamura, Daniel S. dos Santos, Jose L. Mazzei, Adriana C. do Nascimento, Ligia M.M. Valente
May 2014, 10(38):225-231
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133236  PMID:24991096
  1,290 37 1
Dietary supplementation of chloroquine with nigella sativa seed and oil extracts in the treatment of malaria induced in mice with plasmodium berghei
Promise Madu Emeka, Lorina Ineta Badger-Emeka, Chiamaka Maryann Eneh, Tahir Mahmood Khan
May 2014, 10(38):357-362
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133282  PMID:24991115
  1,301 21 -
Protective effect and mechanism of Ginkgo biloba extract-EGb 761 on STZ-induced diabetic cardiomyopathy in rats
Arminder Singh Saini, Rajeev Taliyan, Pyare Lal Sharma
April-June 2014, 10(38):172-178
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131031  PMID:24914284
  1,295 18 3
Analysis of the metabolites of mesaconitine in rat blood using ultrafast liquid chromatography and electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
Peng Tan, Xin Chen, Ruirui He, Yonggang Liu
April-June 2014, 10(38):101-105
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131019  PMID:24914273
  1,235 20 -
Protective effects of curcumin against genotoxicity induced by 131-iodine in human cultured lymphocyte cells
Nayereh Shafaghati, Monireh Hedayati, Seyed Jalal Hosseinimehr
April-June 2014, 10(38):106-110
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131020  PMID:24914274
  1,219 20 3
Two novel antifungals, acornine 1 and acornine 2, from the bark of mangrove plant Aegiceras corniculatum (Linn.) Blanco from Sundarban Estuary
Vinod K. Gupta, Kalishankar Mukherjee, Amit Roy
May 2014, 10(38):342-349
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133293  PMID:24991113
  1,209 28 -
Phytochemical and anti-staphylococcal biofilm assessment of Dracaena draco L. Spp. draco resin
V. Di Stefano, R. Pitonzo, D. Schillaci
May 2014, 10(38):434-440
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133300  PMID:24991124
  1,207 22 -
Germplasm preservation in vitro of Polygonum multiflorum Thunb
He-Ping Huang, Jian Wang, Lu-Qi Huang, Shan-Lin Gao, Peng Huang, Dian-Lei Wang
April-June 2014, 10(38):179-184
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131032  PMID:24914285
  1,177 19 1
Neuroprotective effects of 4,5-dimethoxypyrocatechol isolated from Cynanchum paniculatum on HT22 cells
Jin Bae Weon, Bohyoung Lee, Bo-Ra Yun, Jiwoo Lee, Choong Je Ma
April-June 2014, 10(38):161-164
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131028  PMID:24914282
  1,170 20 1
Neuroprotective and cognitive enhancing activity of the fermented Bozhougyiqi-Tang
Jin Bae Weon, Bohyoung Lee, Bo-Ra Yun, Jiwoo Lee, Jin Yeul Ma, Choong Je Ma
May 2014, 10(38):249-255
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133266  PMID:24991099
  1,061 34 2
Simultaneous determination of 11 bioactive compounds in Jaeumganghwa-tang by high performance liquid chromatography-diode array detection
Bo-Ra Yun, Jin Bae Weon, Jiwoo Lee, Min Rye Eom, Choong Je Ma
May 2014, 10(38):256-263
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133267  PMID:24991100
  1,066 28 -
Cytotoxic neviotane triterpene-type from the red sea sponge Siphonochalina siphonella
Rihab F. Angawi, Esraa Saqer, Ahmed Abdel-Lateff, Farid A. Badria, Seif-Eldin N. Ayyad
May 2014, 10(38):334-341
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133292  PMID:24991112
  1,048 18 3
Anti-inflammatory effects of Cryptotympana atrataFabricius slough shed on contact dermatitis induced by dinitrofluorobenzene in mice
Miyoung Kim, Hanna Kim, Jeonghyun Ryu, Suzy Jo, Guemsan Lee, Mi Heon Ryu, Hyungwoo Kim, Su In Cho
May 2014, 10(38):377-382
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133288  PMID:24991117
  1,049 15 2
Pharmacodynamic studies on the isolated active fraction of Acacia farnesiana (L.) willd
Bino Kingsley, Saminathan Kayarohanam, Pemaiah Brindha, Appian Subramoniam
May 2014, 10(38):283-287
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133277  PMID:24991104
  1,020 21 2
Anti-tumor activity of safranal against neuroblastoma cells
Saeed Samarghandian, Mohammad Ebrahim Shoshtari, Javad Sargolzaei, Hosna Hossinimoghadam, Jabbari Azad Farahzad
May 2014, 10(38):419-424
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133296  PMID:24991121
  993 20 4
Study on the in vivo toxic mechanism of xixin based on trace elements determination by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry
Bao Yong-Rui, Yang Xin-Xin, Wang Shuai, Meng Xian-Sheng, Zhu Rui-Qing, Xia Yue-Ming, Cai Lin
April-June 2014, 10(38):141-146
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131025  PMID:24914279
  956 22 -
Effect of Aronia melanocarpa fruit juice on amiodarone-induced pneumotoxicity in rats
Stefka Valcheva-Kuzmanova, Galya Stavreva, Violeta Dancheva, Ljudmil Terziev, Milena Atanasova, Angelina Stoyanova, Anelia Dimitrova, Veneta Shopova
April-June 2014, 10(38):132-140
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131024  PMID:24914278
  960 16 2
Cytotoxicity of gypsogenic acid isolated from Gypsophila trichotoma
Ilina Krasteva, Maya Yotova, Deyan Yosifov, Niko Benbassat, Kristina Jenett-Siems, Spiro Konstantinov
May 2014, 10(38):430-433
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133299  PMID:24991123
  924 28 1
Effect of ultrasound on the isoflavonoid production in Genista tinctoria L. suspension cultures
Lenka Tumova, Jiri Tuma, Helena Hendrychova
May 2014, 10(38):425-429
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133297  PMID:24991122
  907 22 3
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
The evolution of pharmacognosy in Iran, challenges, and developments
Soodabeh Saeidnia
May 2014, 10(38):441-442
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.133298  PMID:24991125
  776 28 -
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Pretreatment with Assafoetida exerts dose-dependent dual effects on rat hearts
Mansour Esmailidehaj, Mohadeseh Kakoo, Mohammad Ebrahim Rezvani, Mohammad Hossein Mosaddeghmehrjardi
April-June 2014, 10(38):147-153
DOI:10.4103/0973-1296.131026  PMID:24914280
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