Kusal K Das

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of nickel sulfate on testicular steroidogenesis in rats during protein restriction
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    Environ Health Perspect 110:923-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Studies on the role of ascorbic acid on nickel induced hepatic nucleic acid concentrations in rats
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 15:185-95. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint L-ascorbic acid protects the antioxidant defense system in nickel-exposed albino rat lung tissue
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 17:87-100. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of l-ascorbic acid on antioxidant defense system in testes of albino rats exposed to nickel sulfate
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 58 6108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 18:255-66. 2007
  5. pmc Effect of garlic (Allium sativum) on heavy metal (nickel II and chromium VI) induced alteration of serum lipid profile in male albino rats
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:147-51. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hexavalent chromium and its effect on health: possible protective role of garlic (Allium sativum Linn)
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 22:3-10. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint L-ascorbic acid and α tocopherol supplementation and antioxidant status in nickel- or lead-exposed rat brain tissue
    Kusal K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 21:325-46. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Nickel, its adverse health effects & oxidative stress
    K K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:412-25. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The influence of ascorbic acid on nickel-induced hepatic lipid peroxidation in rats
    K K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 12:187-95. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of nickel exposure on peripheral tissues: role of oxidative stress in toxicity and possible protection by ascorbic acid
    Kusal K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    Rev Environ Health 22:157-73. 2007

Collaborators

  • Swati N Tikare
  • Sikha Saha
  • S DasGupta
  • Salim A Dhundasi
  • Amrita Das Gupta
  • Jameel G Jargar
  • Arun J Patil
  • Shaheenkousar H Hattiwale
  • Jeevan G Ambekar
  • Nanda R Chavan
  • Swastika N Das
  • Jyotsna A Patil
  • Nilima N Dongre
  • Vinod R Bhagwat
  • Saeed M Yendigeri
  • Shaheen A Maniyar
  • Mohammed Aslam
  • Matin A Parkar
  • Swastika Das
  • Mohamed Siddiq
  • B R Kulkarni
  • Rishad Ahmed
  • B S Patil
  • Bilal Bin Abdullah
  • Prakash C Dhara
  • Rama Jailkhani
  • Ashok M Patil

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Effect of nickel sulfate on testicular steroidogenesis in rats during protein restriction
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    Environ Health Perspect 110:923-6. 2002
    ..However, these alterations were reversible in both groups of animals fed normal protein diets and protein-restricted diets...
  2. ncbi request reprint Studies on the role of ascorbic acid on nickel induced hepatic nucleic acid concentrations in rats
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 15:185-95. 2004
    ..Simultaneous treatment with ascorbic acid was beneficial for fighting against nickel-induced hepatoxicity...
  3. ncbi request reprint L-ascorbic acid protects the antioxidant defense system in nickel-exposed albino rat lung tissue
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 17:87-100. 2006
    ..The results indicate that L-ascorbic acid prevents nickel-induced alteration of antioxidant defense mechanisms and histopathology of lung tissue...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of l-ascorbic acid on antioxidant defense system in testes of albino rats exposed to nickel sulfate
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 58 6108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 18:255-66. 2007
    ..Simultaneously treatment of L-ascorbic acid exhibited a possible protective role on the toxic effect of nickel sulfate on testicular lipid peroxide and GSH concentration as well as antioxidant enzymatic defense system...
  5. pmc Effect of garlic (Allium sativum) on heavy metal (nickel II and chromium VI) induced alteration of serum lipid profile in male albino rats
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:147-51. 2008
    ..The results indicate that garlic (Allium sativum) has some beneficial effect in preventing heavy metal (nickel and chromium VI) induced alteration of lipid profile...
  6. doi request reprint Hexavalent chromium and its effect on health: possible protective role of garlic (Allium sativum Linn)
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 22:3-10. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint L-ascorbic acid and α tocopherol supplementation and antioxidant status in nickel- or lead-exposed rat brain tissue
    Kusal K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 21:325-46. 2010
    ..In both groups, combined supplementation with L-ascorbic acid and alpha-tocopherol did not change the percentage improvement in comparison with supplementation with a single vitamin alone...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nickel, its adverse health effects & oxidative stress
    K K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:412-25. 2008
    ..Nickel homeostasis, nickel-induced activation of signaling pathways and the protective role of enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants against nickel toxicity and carcinogenicity are also discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint The influence of ascorbic acid on nickel-induced hepatic lipid peroxidation in rats
    K K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 12:187-95. 2001
    ..Nickel sulfate has an adverse effect on hepatic lipid peroxidation in animals, but simultaneous treatment with ascorbic acid offers a relative protection against nickel-induced hepatotoxicity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of nickel exposure on peripheral tissues: role of oxidative stress in toxicity and possible protection by ascorbic acid
    Kusal K Das
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    Rev Environ Health 22:157-73. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of L-ascorbic acid on nickel-induced alterations in serum lipid profiles and liver histopathology in rats
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 17:29-44. 2006
    ..The results indicate that L-ascorbic acid is beneficial in preventing nickel-induced lipid alterations and hepatocellular damage...
  12. ncbi request reprint Protective role of L-ascorbic acid on antioxidant defense system in erythrocytes of albino rats exposed to nickel sulfate
    Kusal K Das
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, 586108, Karnataka, India
    Biometals 20:177-84. 2007
    ..Simultaneously treatment of L-ascorbic acid exhibited a possible protective role on the toxic effect of nickel sulfate on the hematological values, erythrocyte MDA and GSH concentrations as well as antioxidant enzymatic defense system...
  13. ncbi request reprint Biochemical aspects of lead exposure in silver jewelry workers in western Maharashtra (India)
    Arun J Patil
    Department of Biochemistry, B L D E A s Shri B M Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, Pin 586103, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 17:213-29. 2006
    ..The results of the study clearly show an alteration of heme biosynthesis and cellular impairment of the pro-oxidants/antioxidants balance, resulting in oxidative damage in the silver jewelry workers group in western Maharashtra (India)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occupational lead exposure in battery manufacturing workers, silver jewelry workers, and spray painters in western Maharashtra (India): effect on liver and kidney function
    Arun J Patil
    Department of Biochemistry, B L D E A s Sri B M Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, Pin 586103, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 18:87-100. 2007
    ..Increased Pb-B values in all experimental groups indicate the greater rate of lead absorption and impairment of liver and kidney functions in all three types of occupational lead-exposed workers of Western Maharashtra (India)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of garlic (Allium sativum) on hematology and erythrocyte antioxidant defense system of albino rats exposed to heavy metals (nickel II & chromium VI)
    Swati N Tikare
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 56:137-46. 2012
    ..Garlic may partially prevent nickel and chromium induced alteration but such ameliorated effects as an antioxidant is only restricted on nickel induced alteration...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of garlic (Allium sativum) on nickel II or chromium VI induced alterations of glucose homeostasis and hepatic antioxidant status under sub-chronic exposure conditions
    Amrita Das Gupta
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 20:1-14. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of antioxidants L-ascorbic acid and alpha-tocopherol supplementation in nickel exposed hyperglycemic rats
    Swati N Tikare
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 19:89-101. 2008
    ..A significant rise of blood glucose level was also observed with L-ascorbic acid supplementation alone, but not in the case of alpha-tocopherol supplementation alone...
  18. doi request reprint Protective effect of L-ascorbic acid on nickel induced pulmonary nitrosative stress in male albino rats
    Shaheenkousar H Hattiwale
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, 586108, Karnataka, India
    Biometals 26:329-36. 2013
    ..The study clearly showed a protective role of L-ascorbic acid against nickel induced nitrosative stress in lung tissues...
  19. doi request reprint α-Tocopherol ameliorates nickel induced testicular oxidative and nitrosative stress in albino rats
    Jameel G Jargar
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 23:77-82. 2012
    ..Heavy metals generate free radicals and induce oxidative and nitrosative stress with depletion of antioxidants. In this study, we have evaluated the beneficial effects of α-tocopherol against nickel sulfate exposed testicular dysfunction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Determination of sensitivity among various cardiovascular autonomic function tests in diabetic patients of Bijapur
    Nanda R Chavan
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 20:89-97. 2009
    ..The results indicate that all autonomic function tests have to be performed for a proper evaluation/diagnosis of diabetic autonomic neuropathy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of cell phone exposure on physiologic and hematologic parameters of male medical students of Bijapur (Karnataka) with reference to serum lipid profile
    Matin A Parkar
    Department of Medicine, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 21:201-10. 2010
    ..Serum total cholesterol, VLDL-cholesterol, and triglycerides concentration were significantly higher in group II (long term cell phone exposed) than in group I, suggesting a mild alteration of lipid profile among group II subjects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of lead (Pb) exposure on the activity of superoxide dismutase and catalase in battery manufacturing workers (BMW) of Western Maharashtra (India) with reference to heme biosynthesis
    Arun J Patil
    Department of Biochemistry, B L D E A s Shri B M Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Karnataka, Pin 586103, India
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 3:329-37. 2006
    ....
  23. pmc Alteration of chemical behavior of L-ascorbic acid in combination with nickel sulfate at different pH solutions in vitro
    Shaheen A Maniyar
    Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108 Karnataka, India
    Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 2:220-2. 2012
    ..To evaluate the alteration of chemical behavior of L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C) with metal ion (nickel) at different pH solutions in vitro...
  24. doi request reprint A modified simple method for determination of serum α-tocopherol (vitamin E)
    Jameel G Jargar
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 23:45-8. 2012
    ..A relatively simple and economic biochemical modified method has been developed to determine serum α-tocopherol concentration...
  25. ncbi request reprint Study of short term memory status in adult bipolar disorder patients in south Indian population
    Mohammed Aslam
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586 108, Karnataka
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 55:160-4. 2011
    ..Loss of attention, decreased processing speed and executive function patterns may be the probable causes of such observations...
  26. ncbi request reprint Determination of sensitivity among various cardiovascular autonomic function tests in diabetic patients of Bijapur
    Nanda R Chavan
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586108, Karnataka, India
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 20:187-96. 2009
    ..The results indicate that all autonomic function tests have to be performed for a proper evaluation/diagnosis of diabetic autonomic neuropathy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Blood leukocyte profile in different phases of menstrual cycle
    Swati N Tikare
    Department of Physiology, Al Ameen Medical College, Bijapur 586 108
    Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 52:201-4. 2008
    ..No significant inter group difference, except for the significant decrease in differential lymphocyte percentage in proliferative phase as compared to menses were observed...