Asokan Bagavan

Summary

Affiliation: C. Abdul Hakeem College Affiliated -Thiruvalluvar University
Location: Vellore, India
Summary:
Interests:

Drug Discovery: To take up a challenging research work in Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products Research and contribute significant outcome in connection with animal and human welfare.

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Acaricidal activity of synthesized titanium dioxide nanoparticles using Calotropis gigantea against Rhipicephalus microplus and Haemaphysalis bispinosa
    Sampath Marimuthu
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:682-8. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of medicinal plant extracts and isolated compound epicatechin from Ricinus communis against Paramphistomum cervi
    Abdul Abduz Zahir
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:1629-35. 2012
  3. pmc Larvicidal activity of medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus & Culex tritaeniorhynchus
    C Kamaraj
    Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Res 134:101-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of larvicidal activity of medicinal plant extracts against three mosquito vectors
    A Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:29-34. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Antiplasmodial potential of medicinal plant extracts from Malaiyur and Javadhu hills of South India
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:703-15. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against hematophagous parasites
    Chidambaram Jayaseelan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:921-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Contact and fumigant toxicity of hexane flower bud extract of Syzygium aromaticum and its compounds against Pediculus humanus capitis (Phthiraptera: Pediculidae)
    Asokan Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1329-40. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Screening for feeding deterrent activity of herbal extracts against the larvae of malaria vector Anopheles subpictus Grassi
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:715-26. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Synthesis of pediculocidal and larvicidal silver nanoparticles by leaf extract from heartleaf moonseed plant, Tinospora cordifolia Miers
    Chidambaram Jayaseelan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:185-94. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of green synthesized silver nanoparticles against parasites
    Sampath Marimuthu
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:1541-9. 2011

Collaborators

  • A Abdul Rahuman
  • Dinkar Sahal
  • P Venkatesan
  • Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
  • Gandhi Elango
  • Abdul Abduz Zahir
  • Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar
  • Sampath Marimuthu
  • Govindasamy Rajakumar
  • Chidambaram Jayaseelan
  • C Kamaraj
  • G Elango
  • Kanayairam Velayutham
  • Arivarasan Vishnu Kirthi
  • A Abduz Zahir
  • S Marimuthu
  • T Santhoshkumar
  • Naveen Kumar Kaushik
  • G Rajakumar
  • Chinnadurai Siva
  • Moorthy Iyappan
  • Kokati Venkata Bhaskara Rao
  • Loganathan Karthik
  • Dinesh Mohanakrishnan
  • C Jayaseelan
  • A Abdul Rahuman
  • Arumugam Marikani
  • Jeyaraman Ramyadevi
  • Kadarkaraithangam Jeyasubramanian
  • Sankariah Raveendran
  • L Karthik
  • Mitali Chatterjee
  • K V Bhaskara Rao
  • K Gaurav
  • A Vishnu Kirthi
  • Debopam Ghosh
  • Kannappan Geetha
  • Sourav Pakrashi
  • Anita Mahapatra
  • Mohamed Jamal Mohamed
  • A Abdul Rahman
  • P Kandan
  • Razack Rafi Mohamed
  • A Sangaran
  • C Venkatesan
  • G Pandiyan
  • B Senthil Kumar

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Acaricidal activity of synthesized titanium dioxide nanoparticles using Calotropis gigantea against Rhipicephalus microplus and Haemaphysalis bispinosa
    Sampath Marimuthu
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:682-8. 2013
    ..gigantea) against the larvae of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus [R. (B.) microplus] and the adult of Haemaphysalis bispinosa (H. bispinosa)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of medicinal plant extracts and isolated compound epicatechin from Ricinus communis against Paramphistomum cervi
    Abdul Abduz Zahir
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:1629-35. 2012
    ..communis. Results of this study showed that the methanol extract of R. communis may be considered as a potent source and epicatechin as a new natural parasitic agent...
  3. pmc Larvicidal activity of medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus & Culex tritaeniorhynchus
    C Kamaraj
    Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Res 134:101-6. 2011
    ..Chrysanthemum indicum L., and Tridax procumbens L. against the fourth instar larvae of malaria vector, Anopheles subpictus Grassi and Japanese encephalitis vector, Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of larvicidal activity of medicinal plant extracts against three mosquito vectors
    A Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:29-34. 2011
    ..To evaluate the mosquito larvicidal activity of plant extracts...
  5. doi request reprint Antiplasmodial potential of medicinal plant extracts from Malaiyur and Javadhu hills of South India
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:703-15. 2012
    ..biflorus suggests that these may serve as anti-malarial agents even in their crude form. These results indicate a possible explanation of the traditional use of some of these medicinal plants against malaria or malaria-like conditions...
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of plant-mediated synthesized silver nanoparticles against hematophagous parasites
    Chidambaram Jayaseelan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:921-33. 2012
    ..bispinosa, (1.87 mg/l; 0.963), Hip. maculata (2.02 mg/l; 0.976), and larvae of A. stephensi (1.39; 0.900 mg/l), against C. tritaeniorhynchus (1.63 mg/l; 0.951), respectively. The χ (2) values were significant at p < 0.05 level...
  7. doi request reprint Contact and fumigant toxicity of hexane flower bud extract of Syzygium aromaticum and its compounds against Pediculus humanus capitis (Phthiraptera: Pediculidae)
    Asokan Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1329-40. 2011
    ..We here attempt to provide a concise compilation of the available information on anti-lice activity of plant extracts and plant-derived compounds...
  8. doi request reprint Screening for feeding deterrent activity of herbal extracts against the larvae of malaria vector Anopheles subpictus Grassi
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:715-26. 2011
    ..subpictus. These findings corroborate traditional insecticidal application of selected plants and the results can be extended for the control of mosquitoes...
  9. doi request reprint Synthesis of pediculocidal and larvicidal silver nanoparticles by leaf extract from heartleaf moonseed plant, Tinospora cordifolia Miers
    Chidambaram Jayaseelan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:185-94. 2011
    ..These results suggest that the green synthesis of AgNPs have the potential to be used as an ideal ecofriendly approach for the control of head lice and vectors...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of green synthesized silver nanoparticles against parasites
    Sampath Marimuthu
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:1541-9. 2011
    ..subpictus, C. quinquefasciatus, and R. microplus (LC(50) = 13.90, 11.73, and 8.98 mg/L, r (2) = 0.411, 0.286, and 0.479), respectively. This is the first report on antiparasitic activity of the plant extract and synthesized AgNPs...
  11. doi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of botanical extracts against sheep gastrointestinal nematodes, Haemonchus contortus
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:37-45. 2011
    ..paniculata and D. metel, which were 2.90 and 3.08 mg/ml, and in larval development assay, the ED(50) was 4.26 and 3.86 mg/ml, respectively. These effects remain to be confirmed through in vivo studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of adulticidal and larvicidal properties of botanical extracts against Haemaphysalis bispinosa, Hippobosca maculata, and Anopheles subpictus
    Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:1833-40. 2012
    ..This is an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of H. bispinosa, Hip. maculata, and the medically important vector A. subpictus...
  13. doi request reprint Larvicidal and repellent activity of medicinal plant extracts from Eastern Ghats of South India against malaria and filariasis vectors
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:698-705. 2011
    ..camara), Nelumbo nucifera (N. nucifera) Phyllanthus amarus (P. amarus), Piper nigrum (P. nigrum) and Trachyspermum ammi (T. ammi) against Anopheles stephensi (An. stephensi) and Culex quinquefasciatus (Cx. quinquefasciatus)...
  14. doi request reprint Antiplasmodial potential of selected medicinal plants from Eastern Ghats of South India
    Naveen Kumar Kaushik
    Malaria Research Laboratory, International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067, India
    Exp Parasitol 134:26-32. 2013
    ..falciparum. Cytotoxicity assessment of the extracts against HeLa cell line using MTT assay revealed that the selectivity indices in the range of 3-15 suggesting a good margin of safety...
  15. doi request reprint Novel and simple approach using synthesized nickel nanoparticles to control blood-sucking parasites
    Govindasamy Rajakumar
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Vet Parasitol 191:332-9. 2013
    ..The findings revealed that synthesized Ni NPs possess excellent larvicidal parasitic activity. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report on larvicidal activity of blood feeding parasites using synthesized Ni NPs...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of antileishmanial activity of South Indian medicinal plants against Leishmania donovani
    Abdul Abduz Zahir
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Exp Parasitol 132:180-4. 2012
    ..33 μg/mL), respectively against promastigotes. Effective antileishmanial activity was observed making these plants as good candidates for isolation of antiprotozoal compounds which could serve as new lead structures for drug development...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of stem aqueous extract and synthesized silver nanoparticles using Cissus quadrangularis against Hippobosca maculata and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus
    Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Exp Parasitol 132:156-65. 2012
    ..The present study is the first report on antiparasitic activity of the experimental plant extract and synthesized Ag NPs. This is an ideal eco-friendly and inexpensive approach for the control of H. maculata and R. (B.) microplus...
  18. doi request reprint Antimalarial activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the villages of Dharmapuri regions of South India
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 141:796-802. 2012
    ..Twenty four plants were identified and evaluated for their in vitro activity against Plasmodium falciparum and assessed for cytotoxicity against HeLa cell line...
  19. doi request reprint Novel microbial route to synthesize ZnO nanoparticles using Aeromonas hydrophila and their activity against pathogenic bacteria and fungi
    C Jayaseelan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 90:78-84. 2012
    ..8 mm) and Aspergillus flavus (19±1.0 mm). Bacteria-mediated ZnO NPs were synthesized and proved to be a good novel antimicrobial material for the first time in this study...
  20. doi request reprint Feeding deterrent activity of synthesized silver nanoparticles using Manilkara zapota leaf extract against the house fly, Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae)
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:2439-48. 2012
    ..domestica. This method is considered as a new approach to control sanitary pest. Therefore, this study provides first report on the feeding deterrent activity of synthesized Ag NPs against housefly...
  21. doi request reprint Lousicidal activity of synthesized silver nanoparticles using Lawsonia inermis leaf aqueous extract against Pediculus humanus capitis and Bovicola ovis
    Sampath Marimuthu
    Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:2023-33. 2012
    ..803 and against B. ovis showed with LC(50) values of 21.19, 8.49, and 1.41 mg l(-1) and r (2) values of 0.920, 0.938 and 0.870, respectively. The findings revealed that synthesized Ag NPs possess excellent anti-lousicidal activity...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of Catharanthus roseus leaf extract-mediated biosynthesis of titanium dioxide nanoparticles against Hippobosca maculata and Bovicola ovis
    Kanayairam Velayutham
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 111:2329-37. 2012
    ..ovis with LD(50) values of LD(50) = 7.09 and 6.56 mg/L, and r (2) values of 0.880 and 0.913, respectively. This method is considered as an innovative alternative approach to control the hematophagous fly and sheep-biting louse...
  23. pmc Efficacy of indigenous plant extracts on the malaria vector Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera: Culicidae)
    G Elango
    Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Indian J Med Res 134:375-83. 2011
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  24. doi request reprint Efficacy of medicinal plant extracts against malarial vector, Anopheles subpictus Grassi
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:1437-45. 2011
    ..erecta have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of A. subpictus. Therefore, this study provides first report on the mosquito adulticidal activity and EI of plant extracts against malaria vector...
  25. doi request reprint Antiplasmodial activity of botanical extracts against Plasmodium falciparum
    Asokan Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:1099-109. 2011
    ..acidus, and T. chebula have antiplasmodial activity. The high antiplasmodial activity observed make these plants good candidates for isolation of anti-protozoal compounds which could serve as new lead structures for drug development...
  26. doi request reprint Synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Nelumbo nucifera leaf extract and its larvicidal activity against malaria and filariasis vectors
    Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, 632 509 Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:693-702. 2011
    ..subpictus and C. quinquefasciatus. This is the first report on the mosquito larvicidal activity of the plant extracts and synthesized nanoparticles...
  27. doi request reprint Laboratory determination of efficacy of indigenous plant extracts for parasites control
    A Abduz Zahir
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 105:453-61. 2009
    ..cervi, A. subpictus, and C. tritaeniorhynchus. Therefore, this study provides the first report on the larvae and adult parasitic activity of crude solvent extracts, indigenous plants consumed by the natives in southern India...
  28. doi request reprint Efficacy of larvicidal botanical extracts against Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae)
    A A Rahuman
    PG and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1365-72. 2009
    ..indica and hot water, petroleum ether extracts of I. carnea have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the major lymphatic filariasis vector, C. quinquefasciatus...
  29. doi request reprint Laboratory study on larvicidal activity of indigenous plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus and Culex tritaeniorhynchus
    G Elango
    PG and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1381-8. 2009
    ..subpictus and C. tritaeniorhynchus. Therefore, this study provides first report on the mosquito larvicidal activity of plant extracts against vectors from Southern India...
  30. doi request reprint Larvicidal potential of medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus Grassi and Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)
    C Kamaraj
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1163-71. 2009
    ..negundo have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the A. subpictus and C. tritaeniorhynchus. This is the first report on the mosquito larvicidal activity of the medicinal plant extracts...
  31. doi request reprint Evaluation of larvicidal and nymphicidal potential of plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus Grassi, Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles and Aphis gossypii Glover
    A Bagavan
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1109-17. 2009
    ..sanctum and leaf chloroform and ethyl acetate extract of R. nasutus have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the A. subpictus, C. tritaeniorhynchus and A. gossypii...
  32. doi request reprint Evaluation of indigenous plant extracts against larvae of Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae)
    A Abdul Rahuman
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 104:637-43. 2009
    ..81, 83.38, and 105.85 ppm, LC90 = 334.72, 627.38, 709.51, and 524.39 ppm) against the larvae of C. quinquefasciatus, respectively. This is an ideal ecofriendly approach for the control of lymphatic filariasis vector, C. quinquefasciatus...
  33. doi request reprint Screening for antifeedant and larvicidal activity of plant extracts against Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner), Sylepta derogata (F.) and Anopheles stephensi (Liston)
    C Kamaraj
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research, Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 103:1361-8. 2008
    ..canum and acetone extract of O. sanctum have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the agricultural pests H. armigera, S. derogata and medically important vector A. stephensi...
  34. doi request reprint Mosquito larvicidal activity of isolated compounds from the rhizome of Zingiber officinale
    A Abdul Rahuman
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, India
    Phytother Res 22:1035-9. 2008
    ..aegypti (LC(50) 4.25, 9.80, 18.20 ppm) and C. quinquefasciatus (LC50 5.52, 7.66, 27.24 ppm), respectively. The results show that the most effective compound was 4-gingerol...
  35. doi request reprint Antifeedant and larvicidal effects of plant extracts against Spodoptera litura (F.), Aedes aegypti L. and Culex quinquefasciatus Say
    C Kamaraj
    Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, India
    Parasitol Res 103:325-31. 2008
    ..quinquefasciatus (LC(50) = 44.54, 73.40 and 38.30 ppm), respectively. This is an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the agricultural pest, S. litura, and medically important vectors, A. aegypti and C. quinquefasciatus...
  36. doi request reprint Mosquito larvicidal activity of gluanol acetate, a tetracyclic triterpenes derived from Ficus racemosa Linn
    A Abdul Rahuman
    Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, India
    Parasitol Res 103:333-9. 2008
    ..The structure was elucidated from infrared, ultraviolet, (1)H-nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR), (13)C-NMR, and mass spectral data. This is the first report on the mosquito larvicidal activity of the reported compound from F. racemosa...
  37. doi request reprint Oviposition-deterrent, ovicidal, and repellent activities of indigenous plant extracts against Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera: Culicidae)
    G Elango
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 105:1567-76. 2009
    ..Therefore, this study provides first report on the oviposition, ovicidal, and repellent activities against malaria vector, Anopheles subpictus of plant extracts from Southern India...
  38. doi request reprint Adulticidal and larvicidal efficacy of some medicinal plant extracts against tick, fluke and mosquitoes
    A Bagavan
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, P G and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Vet Parasitol 166:286-92. 2009
    ..81, 60.01, 31.94, 69.09, and 54.82ppm), respectively. These results demonstrate that methanol extracts of C. asiatica, G. superba, P. daemia and P. emblica extracts may serve as parasites control even in their crude form...
  39. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal efficacy of medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles stephensi and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    C Kamaraj
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Trop Biomed 27:211-9. 2010
    ..squamosa from Southern India have the potential for use to control mosquitoes. Therefore, this study provides the larvicidal activity against An. stephensi and Cx. quinquefasciatus of plant extracts...
  40. ncbi request reprint Studies on effects of indigenous plant extracts on malarial vector, Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera:Culicidae)
    G Elango
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Trop Biomed 27:143-54. 2010
    ..These results clearly reveal that the hexane extract of A. lineata, served as a potential repellent, ovicidal and oviposition- deterrent against An. subpictus...
  41. doi request reprint In vitro antimalarial activity of medicinal plant extracts against Plasmodium falciparum
    Asokan Bagavan
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 108:15-22. 2011
    ..emblica and flower bud extract of S. aromaticum may serve as antimalarial agents even in their crude form. The isolation of compounds from P. emblica and S. aromaticum seems to be of special interest for further antimalarial studies...
  42. doi request reprint Insecticidal and larvicidal activities of medicinal plant extracts against mosquitoes
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 107:1337-49. 2010
    ..52 ppm), respectively, after 24 h. The plant extracts are potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the Japanese encephalitis vector, C. gelidus, and lymphatic filariasis vector, C. quinquefasciatus...
  43. doi request reprint Evaluation of repellent properties of botanical extracts against Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 107:577-84. 2010
    ..tritaeniorhynchus. Therefore, this study provides first report on the repellent activity against Japanese encephalitis, C. tritaeniorhynchus of plant extracts from Southern India...
  44. doi request reprint Evaluation of botanical extracts against Haemaphysalis bispinosa Neumann and Hippobosca maculata Leach
    Abdul Abduz Zahir
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 107:585-92. 2010
    ..superba have the potential to be used as an ideal eco-friendly approach for the control of the H. bispinosa and H. maculata. Therefore, this study provides first report on the parasitic activities of plant extracts from Southern India...
  45. doi request reprint Studies on effects of indigenous plant extracts on filarial vector Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles
    G Elango
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 107:167-76. 2010
    ..These results suggest that the leaf solvent plant extracts have the potential to be used as an ideal ecofriendly approach for the control of the Culex tritaeniorhynchus...
  46. doi request reprint Evaluation of medicinal plant extracts against blood-sucking parasites
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 106:1403-12. 2010
    ..54, 168.59, 200.89, and 87.08 ppm; LC(90) = 597.51, 558.65, 690.37, and 433.85 ppm), respectively. Therefore, this study provides first report on the veterinary parasitic activity of plant extracts from Southern India...
  47. doi request reprint Ovicidal and larvicidal activity of crude extracts of Melia azedarach against Haemonchus contortus (Strongylida)
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 106:1071-7. 2010
    ..01, 2.43, 3.17, 2.40, and ED ( 90 ) = 10.53, 8.14, 11.94, and 8.19 mg/ml), respectively. These results suggest that utilization of M. azedarach extracts is useful in the control of H. contortus...
  48. doi request reprint Efficacy of botanical extracts against Japanese encephalitis vector, Culex tritaeniorhynchus
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632509 Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 106:481-92. 2010
    ..These results clearly reveal that the hexane extracts of A. marmelos and A. paniculata served as a potential repellent, ovicidal, and oviposition deterrent against Japanese encephalitis vector, C. tritaeniorhynchus...
  49. doi request reprint Larvicidal activity of saponin from Achyranthes aspera against Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    A Bagavan
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, India
    Parasitol Res 103:223-9. 2008
    ..aspera. This study investigates the potential of crude extracts from commonly used medical herbs in India as an environmentally safe measure to control the vector of dengue and lymphatic filariasis...