Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laboratory research in homeopathy: pro
    Anisur R Khuda-Bukhsh
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, W B, India
    Integr Cancer Ther 5:320-32. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Diarylheptanoid-myricanone isolated from ethanolic extract of Myrica cerifera shows anticancer effects on HeLa and PC3 cell lines: signalling pathway and drug-DNA interaction
    Avijit Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India E mail
    J Integr Med 11:405-15. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Homeopathic Thuja 30C ameliorates benzo(a)pyrene-induced DNA damage, stress and viability of perfused lung cells of mice in vitro
    Avinaba Mukherjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India E mail
    J Integr Med 11:397-404. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Homeopathic drug discovery: theory update and methodological aspect
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    University of Kalyani, Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Kalyani 741235, India 91 33 25828768 91 33 25828282
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 3:979-90. 2008
  5. pmc Amelioration of carcinogen-induced toxicity in mice by administration of a potentized homeopathic drug, natrum sulphuricum 200
    Nandini Bhattacharjee
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6:65-75. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Polymeric nanoparticle encapsulation of a naturally occurring plant scopoletin and its effects on human melanoma cell A375
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 8:853-62. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Mice as a model for homeopathy research
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Homeopathy 98:267-79. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint An initial report on the efficacy of a millesimal potency Arsenicum Album LM 0/3 in ameliorating arsenic toxicity in humans living in a high-risk arsenic village
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Department of Zoology, Laboratory of Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:596-604. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the capability of ultra-highly diluted glucose to increase glucose uptake in arsenite-stressed bacteria Escherichia coli
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:901-12. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Biosynthesized silver nanoparticles by ethanolic extracts of Phytolacca decandra, Gelsemium sempervirens, Hydrastis canadensis and Thuja occidentalis induce differential cytotoxicity through G2/M arrest in A375 cells
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 101:325-36. 2013

Collaborators

  • Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
  • Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
  • Kakali Bhadra
  • Kumaresh Ghosh
  • Koushik Dhara
  • Asmita Samadder
  • Sreemanti Das
  • Jayeeta Das
  • Avijit Paul
  • Naoual Boujedaini
  • Debrup Chakraborty
  • Surajit Pathak
  • Kausik Bishayee
  • Avinaba Mukherjee
  • Samrat Ghosh
  • Sourav Sikdar
  • Saili Paul
  • Arnab De
  • Raktim Biswas
  • Santu Kumar Saha
  • Pathikrit Banerjee
  • Durba Das
  • Sushil Kumar Mandal
  • Nandini Bhattacharjee
  • Antara Banerjee
  • Suman Dutta
  • Philippe Belon
  • Jayanta Kumar Das
  • Uday Chand Saha
  • Boujedaini Naoual
  • Susanta Roy Karmakar
  • Bibhas Guha
  • Ratan Sadhukhan
  • N Boujedaini
  • Pabitra Chattopadhyay
  • Sandipan Sarkar
  • Monika Mukherjee
  • Asmita Samaddar
  • Basab Chattopadhyay
  • Madeleine Helliwell
  • Susanta Roy-Karmakar
  • Biswapati Mandal
  • Debarsi Das
  • Saiful Haque
  • Amit Chakrabarty
  • Sudipa Basu Chakrabarty
  • Sandipan Chaki Choudhury
  • Surjyo Jyoti Biswas

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Laboratory research in homeopathy: pro
    Anisur R Khuda-Bukhsh
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, W B, India
    Integr Cancer Ther 5:320-32. 2006
    ..2006;5:333-342) are composed of a thesis section, a response section in reaction to the companion thesis, and a rebuttal section to address issues raised in the companion response...
  2. doi request reprint Diarylheptanoid-myricanone isolated from ethanolic extract of Myrica cerifera shows anticancer effects on HeLa and PC3 cell lines: signalling pathway and drug-DNA interaction
    Avijit Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India E mail
    J Integr Med 11:405-15. 2013
    ..To test if myricanone (C21H24O5), a cyclic diarylheptanoid, has anticancer effects on two different cancer cell lines HeLa and PC3. The present study was conducted with a note on the drug-DNA interaction and apoptotic signalling pathway...
  3. doi request reprint Homeopathic Thuja 30C ameliorates benzo(a)pyrene-induced DNA damage, stress and viability of perfused lung cells of mice in vitro
    Avinaba Mukherjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India E mail
    J Integr Med 11:397-404. 2013
    ..To examine if the ultra-highly diluted homeopathic remedy Thuja 30C can ameliorate benzo(a)pyrene (BaP)-induced DNA damage, stress and viability of perfused lung cells of Swiss albino mice in vitro...
  4. doi request reprint Homeopathic drug discovery: theory update and methodological aspect
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    University of Kalyani, Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Kalyani 741235, India 91 33 25828768 91 33 25828282
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 3:979-90. 2008
    ..Conclusion: The precise mechanism(s) and pathway(s) of action of highly diluted homeopathic drugs are still unknown...
  5. pmc Amelioration of carcinogen-induced toxicity in mice by administration of a potentized homeopathic drug, natrum sulphuricum 200
    Nandini Bhattacharjee
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6:65-75. 2009
    ..V (drug fed) mice. Administration of Nat Sulph 200 reduced genomic damage, activities of AcP, AlkP, AST, ALT, LPO and increased GSH content. Therefore, independent replication of the study by others is encouraged...
  6. ncbi request reprint Polymeric nanoparticle encapsulation of a naturally occurring plant scopoletin and its effects on human melanoma cell A375
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 8:853-62. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Mice as a model for homeopathy research
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Homeopathy 98:267-79. 2009
    ..We hypothesise that one way by which potentized homeopathic drugs act is through regulatory action on gene expression...
  8. ncbi request reprint An initial report on the efficacy of a millesimal potency Arsenicum Album LM 0/3 in ameliorating arsenic toxicity in humans living in a high-risk arsenic village
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Department of Zoology, Laboratory of Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:596-604. 2011
    ..A potentized homeopathic drug, Arsenicum Album LM 0/3 (Ars Alb LM 0/3), is claimed in homeopathic literature to have the ability to treat symptoms similar to that of arsenic poisoning...
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the capability of ultra-highly diluted glucose to increase glucose uptake in arsenite-stressed bacteria Escherichia coli
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:901-12. 2011
    ..Therefore, this study sees value in the analysis of whether homeopathically diluted glucose 30C has any effect on Escherichia coli exposed to arsenite stress...
  10. doi request reprint Biosynthesized silver nanoparticles by ethanolic extracts of Phytolacca decandra, Gelsemium sempervirens, Hydrastis canadensis and Thuja occidentalis induce differential cytotoxicity through G2/M arrest in A375 cells
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 101:325-36. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Ethanolic extract of the Goldenseal, Hydrastis canadensis, has demonstrable chemopreventive effects on HeLa cells in vitro: Drug-DNA interaction with calf thymus DNA as target
    Santu Kumar Saha
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 36:202-14. 2013
    ..Overall results indicated anti-cancer potential of HC through its ability to induce apoptosis, and interaction with CT-DNA that changed structural conformation of DNA, proving HC to be a promising candidate for chemoprevention...
  12. ncbi request reprint Supportive evidence for the anticancerous potential of alternative medicine against hepatocarcinogenesis in mice
    Surajit Pathak
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kasyani, West Bengal, India
    Forsch Komplementmed 14:148-56. 2007
    ..The present study examines if Lycopodium 200 (Lyco-200) has demonstrable anti-cancer activities in mice which are chronically fed carcinogens, p-dimethylaminoazobenzene (p-DAB) and phenobarbital (PB) to induce liver cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Poly (lactide-co-glycolide) encapsulated extract of Phytolacca decandra demonstrates better intervention against induced lung adenocarcinoma in mice and on A549 cells
    Jayeeta Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, India
    Eur J Pharm Sci 47:313-24. 2012
    ..Thus, overall results suggest that nano-encapsulation of PD (NPD) increases drug bioavailability and thereby has a better chemo-preventive action against lung cancer in vivo and on A549 cells in vitro than that of PD...
  14. doi request reprint Lycopodine from Lycopodium clavatum extract inhibits proliferation of HeLa cells through induction of apoptosis via caspase-3 activation
    Sushil Kumar Mandal
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Eur J Pharmacol 626:115-22. 2010
    ..An overall analysis of results showed that Lycopodine considerably inhibited growth of HeLa cells which indicates its potential use in chemotherapy...
  15. doi request reprint Chelidonium majus 30C and 200C in induced hepato-toxicity in rats
    Antara Banerjee
    Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Homeopathy 99:167-76. 2010
    ..Homeopathy is a popular form of complementary and alternative medicine and is used to treat for certain liver ailments...
  16. doi request reprint Comparative efficacy of two microdoses of a potentized homeopathic drug, arsenicum album, to ameliorate toxicity induced by repeated sublethal injections of arsenic trioxide in mice
    Pathikrit Banerjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Pathobiology 75:156-70. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of 2 potentized homeopathic remedies of Arsenicum Album (Ars Alb)--6C and 30C--in combating chronic arsenic toxicity induced by repeated sublethal injections in mice (Mus musculus)...
  17. doi request reprint Strategic formulation of apigenin-loaded PLGA nanoparticles for intracellular trafficking, DNA targeting and improved therapeutic effects in skin melanoma in vitro
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India Boiron Laboratories, Lyon, France
    Toxicol Lett 223:124-38. 2013
    ..Overall results indicate that therapeutic efficacy of NAp may be enhanced by PLGA nanoparticle formulations to have better ameliorative potentials in combating skin melanoma. ..
  18. doi request reprint Possible signaling cascades involved in attenuation of alloxan-induced oxidative stress and hyperglycemia in mice by ethanolic extract of Syzygium jambolanum: drug-DNA interaction with calf thymus DNA as target
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, India
    Eur J Pharm Sci 44:207-17. 2011
    ..Thus, EESJ has anti-oxidant as well as anti-hyperglycemic activities in diabetic mice, and potentially useful in management of hyperglycemia...
  19. doi request reprint Apigenin, a bioactive flavonoid from Lycopodium clavatum, stimulates nucleotide excision repair genes to protect skin keratinocytes from ultraviolet B-induced reactive oxygen species and DNA damage
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 6:252-62. 2013
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Poly(lactic-co-glycolic) acid loaded nano-insulin has greater potentials of combating arsenic induced hyperglycemia in mice: some novel findings
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 267:57-73. 2013
    ..Thus, overall analyses revealed that PLGA nano-insulin showed better efficacy in combating arsenite-induced-hyperglycemia than that of insulin and therefore, has greater potentials for use in nano-encapsulated form...
  21. doi request reprint Antihyperglycemic potentials of a threatened plant, Helonias dioica: antioxidative stress responses and the signaling cascade
    Debrup Chakraborty
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 237:64-76. 2012
    ..Thus, our results suggest that HD prevents ALX-induced islet cell damage and possesses antihyperglycemic and antioxidative potentials...
  22. doi request reprint [6]-Gingerol induces caspase 3 dependent apoptosis and autophagy in cancer cells: drug-DNA interaction and expression of certain signal genes in HeLa cells
    Debrup Chakraborty
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Eur J Pharmacol 694:20-9. 2012
    ..Thus, overall results suggest that [6]-gingerol has potential to bind with DNA and induce cell death by autophagy and caspase 3 mediated apoptosis...
  23. pmc Effect of a homeopathic drug, Chelidonium, in amelioration of p-DAB induced hepatocarcinogenesis in mice
    Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
    Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, W B India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 2:4. 2002
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Lycopodine triggers apoptosis by modulating 5-lipoxygenase, and depolarizing mitochondrial membrane potential in androgen sensitive and refractory prostate cancer cells without modulating p53 activity: signaling cascade and drug-DNA interaction
    Kausik Bishayee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Eur J Pharmacol 698:110-21. 2013
    ..The overall results suggest that lycopodine is a promising candidate suitable for therapeutic use as an anti-cancer drug...
  25. doi request reprint Homeopathic mother tincture of Phytolacca decandra induces apoptosis in skin melanoma cells by activating caspase-mediated signaling via reactive oxygen species elevation
    Samrat Ghosh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    J Integr Med 11:116-24. 2013
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Cytotoxicity and apoptotic signalling cascade induced by chelidonine-loaded PLGA nanoparticles in HepG2 cells in vitro and bioavailability of nano-chelidonine in mice in vivo
    Avijit Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Toxicol Lett 222:10-22. 2013
    ..Unlike FC, NC could permeate into brain tissue, indicating thereby NC's better potentials for use in therapeutic oncology...
  27. doi request reprint Dihydroxy-isosteviol methyl ester of Pulsatilla nigricans extract reduces arsenic-induced DNA damage in testis cells of male mice: its toxicity, drug-DNA interaction and signaling cascades
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:1433-42. 2012
    ..To evaluate the ameliorative efficacy of dihydroxy-isosteviol methyl ester (DIME) of Pulsatilla nigricans extract in arsenic-induced DNA damage in testis cells of mice...
  28. ncbi request reprint Potential of the homeopathic remedy, Arnica Montana 30C, to reduce DNA damage in Escherichia coli exposed to ultraviolet irradiation through up-regulation of nucleotide excision repair genes
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:337-46. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Ameliorative effects of Syzygium jambolanum extract and its poly (lactic-co-glycolic) acid nano-encapsulated form on arsenic-induced hyperglycemic stress: a multi-parametric evaluation
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 5:310-8. 2012
    ..Overall results suggested that NSJ had a greater potential than that of SJ, indicating the possibility of using NSJ in the future drug design and management of arsenic-induced hyperglycemia and stress...
  30. ncbi request reprint Potentiated homeopathic drug Arsenicum Album 30C inhibits intracellular reactive oxygen species generation and up-regulates expression of arsenic resistance gene in arsenite-exposed bacteria Escherichia coli
    Arnab De
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:210-27. 2012
    ..To examine if potentiated homeopathic drug Arsenicum Album 30C (Ars Alb 30C) can reduce sodium arsenite-induced toxicity in Escherichia coli...
  31. doi request reprint Anticancer potential of myricanone, a major bioactive component of Myrica cerifera: novel signaling cascade for accomplishing apoptosis
    Avijit Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 6:188-98. 2013
    ..Thus, myricanone has great potential for use in formulating an effective drug against both hepatotoxicity and hepatocellular cancer. ..
  32. doi request reprint Poly (lactide-co-glycolide) acid nanoencapsulation of a synthetic coumarin: cytotoxicity and bio-distribution in mice, in cancer cell line and interaction with calf thymus DNA as target
    Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
    Cytogenetyics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 253:270-81. 2011
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the potentized homeopathic drug, Carcinosin 200, fed alone and in combination with another drug, Chelidonium 200, in amelioration of p-dimethylaminoazobenzene-induced hepatocarcinogenesis in mice
    Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
    Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    J Altern Complement Med 11:839-54. 2005
    ....
  34. doi request reprint The potentized homeopathic drug, Lycopodium clavatum (5C and 15C) has anti-cancer effect on hela cells in vitro
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 6:180-7. 2013
    ..Thus, the highly-diluted, dynamized homeopathic remedies LC-5C and LC-15C demonstrated their capabilities to induce apoptosis in cancer cells, signifying their possible use as supportive medicines in cancer therapy. ..
  35. doi request reprint Apigenin-induced apoptosis in A375 and A549 cells through selective action and dysfunction of mitochondria
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 237:1433-48. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Relative efficacies of insulin and poly (lactic-co-glycolic) acid encapsulated nano-insulin in modulating certain significant biomarkers in arsenic intoxicated L6 cells
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 109:10-9. 2013
    ..Nano-insulin being non-toxic and effective at a much lesser dose, therefore, has potential for therapeutic use in the management of arsenic induced diabetes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Rapid green synthesis of silver nanoparticles from silver nitrate by a homeopathic mother tincture Phytolacca Decandra
    Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:546-54. 2012
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Chelidonine isolated from ethanolic extract of Chelidonium majus promotes apoptosis in HeLa cells through p38-p53 and PI3K/AKT signalling pathways
    Avijit Paul
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:1025-38. 2012
    ..To evaluate the role of chelidonine isolated from ethanolic extract of Chelidonium majus in inducing apoptosis in HeLa cells and to assess the main signalling pathways involved...
  39. doi request reprint Dihydroxy-isosteviol methyl ester from Pulsatilla nigricans induces apoptosis in HeLa cells: its cytoxicity and interaction with calf thymus DNA
    Sreemanti Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, 741235, India
    Phytother Res 27:664-71. 2013
    ..Thus, DIME showed its capability to induce apoptosis in cancer cells, signifying its utility in drug design as a possible candidate for chemoprevention...
  40. ncbi request reprint Protective potentials of a potentized homeopathic drug, Lycopodium-30, in ameliorating azo dye induced hepatocarcinogenesis in mice
    Surajit Pathak
    Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, 741235, West Bengal, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 285:121-31. 2006
    ..Both the assay systems indicated considerable protective potentials of the homeopathic remedy against p-DAB induced hepatocarcinogenesis in mice...
  41. doi request reprint Ascorbic acid combats arsenic-induced oxidative stress in mice liver
    Pathikrit Banerjee
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:639-49. 2009
    ..Administration of vitamin C alone did not show any sign of toxicity of its own. Based on the present findings, ascorbic acid appears to have protective effects against arsenic toxicity and oxidative stress...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ameliorative potentials of Syzygium jambolanum extract against arsenic-induced stress in L6 cells in vitro
    Asmita Samadder
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:1293-302. 2012
    ..To determine the ameliorative potentials of Syzygium jambolanum (SJ) extract in L6 skeletal muscle cells in regard to arsenic-induced impairment of optimum glucose homeostasis and improper functioning of mitochondria...
  43. doi request reprint Ethanolic extract of Thuja occidentalis blocks proliferation of A549 cells and induces apoptosis in vitro
    Avinaba Mukherjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:1451-9. 2012
    ..To study the possible anticancer and antiproliferative activities of ethanolic leaf extract of Thuja occidentalis (TO) on A549 non-small lung carcinoma cells in vitro...
  44. doi request reprint [6]-Gingerol isolated from ginger attenuates sodium arsenite induced oxidative stress and plays a corrective role in improving insulin signaling in mice
    Debrup Chakraborty
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    Toxicol Lett 210:34-43. 2012
    ..Thus, our results suggest that [6]-gingerol possesses an anti-hyperglycemic property and can improve impaired insulin signaling in arsenic intoxicated mice...
  45. pmc A Follow-Up Study on the Efficacy of the Homeopathic Remedy Arsenicum album in Volunteers Living in High Risk Arsenic Contaminated Areas
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:129214. 2011
    ..Similar studies by others are encouraged...
  46. ncbi request reprint Potentized homeopathic drug Arsenicum Album 30C positively modulates protein biomarkers and gene expressions in Saccharomyces cerevisae exposed to arsenate
    Durba Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:752-60. 2011
    ..This study examines if homeopathic drug Arsenicum Album 30C (Ars Alb 30C) can elicit ameliorative responses in yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) exposed to arsenate...
  47. ncbi request reprint Protective potentials of a plant extract (Lycopodium clavatum) on mice chronically fed hepato-carcinogens
    Surajit Pathak
    Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 47:602-7. 2009
    ..The results validate the use of this plant extract in complementary and alternative medicines against hepato-toxicity...
  48. doi request reprint Pyridinium-based tripodal chemosensor in visual sensing of AMP in water by indicator displacement assay (IDA)
    Kumaresh Ghosh
    Department of Chemistry, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Org Biomol Chem 11:5666-72. 2013
    ..4. The good recognition of 1 is due to the better accommodation of AMP at the core of 1 as well as functional interaction involving hydrogen bonding and charge-charge interaction. The sensor 1 also recognizes intracellular AMP...
  49. doi request reprint Dihydroxy-isosteviol-methyl-ester, an active biological component of Pulsatilla nigricans, reduces arsenic induced cellular dysfunction in testis of male mice
    Asmita Samadder
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 34:743-52. 2012
    ..Therefore, EEPN has potentials for therapeutic use in arsenic- induced reproductive toxicity...
  50. ncbi request reprint Anticancer potentials of root extract of Polygala senega against benzo[a]pyrene-induced lung cancer in mice
    Saili Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 9:320-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate anticancer potentials of Polygala senega on lung cancer induced by benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P) in mice...
  51. doi request reprint In vitro studies demonstrate anticancer activity of an alkaloid of the plant Gelsemium sempervirens
    Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 233:1591-601. 2008
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Ameliorative effects of vitamin supplementation on ethyl methane sulphonate-induced genotoxicity in a fish, Anabas testudineus
    Bibhas Guha
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 68:63-70. 2007
    ..The results of this study can lead to future research for exploring if low doses of these vitamins may be useful in protecting fish from genotoxic damage on exposure to mutagenic agents in small confined/stagnant waters...
  53. doi request reprint Two homeopathic remedies used intermittently provide additional protective effects against hepatotoxicity induced by carcinogens in mice
    Nandini Bhattacharjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 5:166-75. 2012
    ..Thus, combined therapy provided additional antihepatotoxic and anticancer effects...
  54. ncbi request reprint Assessment of hepatocellular damage and hematological alterations in mice chronically fed p-dimethyl aminoazobenzene and phenobarbital
    Surajit Pathak
    Department of Zoology, Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, 741235, India
    Exp Mol Pathol 83:104-11. 2007
    ..All results clearly indicated that the chronic feeding of the carcinogens induced considerable toxicity and palpable hepato-cellular injuries along with some other changes during the carcinogenetic process in liver...
  55. doi request reprint Condurango-glycoside-A fraction of Gonolobus condurango induces DNA damage associated senescence and apoptosis via ROS-dependent p53 signalling pathway in HeLa cells
    Kausik Bishayee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, 741235, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 382:173-83. 2013
    ..Overall results suggest that CGA initiates ROS generation, promoting up-regulation of p53 expression, thus resulting in apoptosis and pre-mature senescence associated with DNA damage. ..
  56. doi request reprint In vitro and in vivo studies demonstrate anticancer property of root extract of Polygala senega
    Saili Paul
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 3:188-96. 2010
    ..Therefore, results of both in vivo and in vitro studies scientifically validate its potential use as an anticancer agent, particularly against lung cancer, and provide important information potentially helpful in drug designing...
  57. pmc Can homeopathy bring additional benefits to thalassemic patients on hydroxyurea therapy? Encouraging results of a preliminary study
    Antara Banerjee
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, Institute of Genetic Engineering, 30 Thakurhat Road, Badu, Kolkata 700 128, Directorate of Research, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Kalyani, West Bengal, India and Boiron Laboratory, 20 rue de la Liberation, Sainte Foy Les Lyon, France
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 7:129-36. 2010
    ..Further independent studies are encouraged...
  58. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of the azo-dye p-dimethylaminoazobenzene in mice: a time-course study
    Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
    Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Mutat Res 587:1-8. 2005
    ..However, although there was some noticeable modulation in enzyme activities in the corresponding p-DAB-fed mice as well, these were not strictly time-dependent...
  59. doi request reprint Antihyperglycemic drug Gymnema sylvestre also shows anticancer potentials in human melanoma A375 cells via reactive oxygen species generation and mitochondria-dependent caspase pathway
    Debrup Chakraborty
    University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India
    Integr Cancer Ther 12:433-41. 2013
    ..The present study was aimed at examining if GS also had anticancer potentials, and if it had, to elucidate its possible mechanism of action...
  60. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic evidence of ultra-highly diluted homeopathic remedies acting at gene expression level: a novel probe on experimental phage infectivity in bacteria
    Santu Kumar Saha
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 10:462-70. 2012
    ....
  61. pmc Evidences of protective potentials of microdoses of ultra-high diluted arsenic trioxide in mice receiving repeated injections of arsenic trioxide
    Pathikrit Banerjee
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:391752. 2011
    ..Compared to controls, Arsenicum Album-200C fed mice showed positive modulations of all parameters studied, thereby providing evidence of protective potentials of the homeopathic drug against chronic arsenic poisoning...
  62. pmc Modulation of Signal Proteins: A Plausible Mechanism to Explain How a Potentized Drug Secale Cor 30C Diluted beyond Avogadro's Limit Combats Skin Papilloma in Mice
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:286320. 2011
    ..Furthermore, this study also supports the hypothesis that potentized homeopathic drugs act at gene regulatory level...
  63. ncbi request reprint Anti-oncogenic potentials of a plant coumarin (7-hydroxy-6-methoxy coumarin) against 7,12-dimethylbenz [a] anthracene-induced skin papilloma in mice: the possible role of several key signal proteins
    Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 8:645-54. 2010
    ..In the present study, its in vivo effects have been evaluated in mice...
  64. pmc Thujone-Rich Fraction of Thuja occidentalis Demonstrates Major Anti-Cancer Potentials: Evidences from In Vitro Studies on A375 Cells
    Raktim Biswas
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:568148. 2011
    ..Thus, TRF showed and matched all the anti-cancer responses of TOΦ and could be the main bio-active fraction. The use of TOΦ in traditional medicines against tumors has, therefore, a scientific basis...
  65. doi request reprint Encapsulated plant extract (Gelsemium sempervirens) poly (lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles enhance cellular uptake and increase bioactivity in vitro
    Soumya Sundar Bhattacharyya
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, West Bengal, India
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:678-88. 2010
    ..Reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction data of survivin, cyclin-D1, caspase-3, PCNA and p53 also corroborated well to suggest greater potentials of NEEGS as anticancer agents...
  66. doi request reprint Pyridinium-based fluororeceptors as practical chemosensors for hydrogen pyrophosphate (HP2O7(3-)) in semiaqueous and aqueous environments
    Kumaresh Ghosh
    Department of Chemistry, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Org Lett 14:4314-7. 2012
    ..5). The sensor bead 2 is also capable of sensing the same anion selectively in pure water...
  67. doi request reprint O-tert-butyldiphenylsilyl coumarin and dicoumarol: a case toward selective sensing of F- ions in organic and aqueous environments
    Kumaresh Ghosh
    Department of Chemistry, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India
    Analyst 138:3038-45. 2013
    ..In addition, both 1 and 2 are capable of detecting F(-) in water ensuing the cleavage of Si-O bonds. They also show cell permeability and demonstrate their abilities to detect F(-) in a living system...
  68. ncbi request reprint GC-rich heterochromatin in silver stained nucleolar organizer regions (NORs) fluoresces with Chromomycin A3 (CMA3) staining in three species of teleostean fishes (Pisces)
    Jayanta Kumar Das
    Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 45:413-8. 2007
    ..More data utilizing such combined methodologies are warranted to understand the structural organization of fish chromosomes more precisely...
  69. doi request reprint A highly selective fluorescent chemosensor for zinc ion and imaging application in living cells
    Uday Chand Saha
    Department of Chemistry, Burdwan University, Golapbug, Burdwan 713104, West Bengal, India
    Inorg Chem 50:1213-9. 2011
    ..By incubation of cultured living cells (A375 and HT-29) with the chemosensor 1, intracellular Zn(2+) concentrations could be monitored through selective fluorescence chemosensing...
  70. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of protective potentials of a potentized homeopathic drug, Chelidonium majus, during azo dye induced hepatocarcinogenesis in mice
    Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741 235, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 42:698-714. 2004
    ..The microdoses of Chelidonium having no visible ill effects of their own, may be strong candidates for use in delaying/protecting liver cancer...
  71. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the genotoxic and cytotoxic potential of an anti-epileptic drug, phenobarbital, in mice: a time course study
    Surjyo Jyoti Biswas
    Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal 741235, India
    Mutat Res 563:1-11. 2004
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Towards understanding molecular mechanisms of action of homeopathic drugs: an overview
    Anisur Rahman Khuda-Bukhsh
    Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 253:339-45. 2003
    ....