Kakali Mukherjee

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors from plants
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    Phytomedicine 14:289-300. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The sacred lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) - phytochemical and therapeutic profile
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
    J Pharm Pharmacol 61:407-22. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The Ayurvedic medicine Clitoria ternatea--from traditional use to scientific assessment
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal 700032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:291-301. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening of Indian medicinal plants for acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    Phytother Res 21:1142-5. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Plants of Indian origin in drug discovery
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Jadavpur University, School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Kolkata 700 032, India 91 33 24298313 91 33 2414 6046
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 2:633-57. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Lead finding from medicinal plants with hepatoprotective potentials
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Director School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India 91 33 2429 8313 91 33 2414 6046
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 4:545-76. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Leads from Indian medicinal plants with hypoglycemic potentials
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Department of Pharmacy, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College, London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:1-28. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Curcumin-phospholipid complex: Preparation, therapeutic evaluation and pharmacokinetic study in rats
    Kuntal Maiti
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    Int J Pharm 330:155-63. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant effect of Cytisus scoparius against carbon tetrachloride treated liver injury in rats
    S Raja
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:41-7. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Enhancing bioavailability and hepatoprotective activity of andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata, a well-known medicinal food, through its herbosome
    Kuntal Maiti
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    J Sci Food Agric 90:43-51. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors from plants
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    Phytomedicine 14:289-300. 2007
    ..Numerous phytoconstituents and promising plant species as AChE inhibitors are being reported in this communication...
  2. doi request reprint The sacred lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) - phytochemical and therapeutic profile
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
    J Pharm Pharmacol 61:407-22. 2009
    ..nucifera viz. the seeds, rhizomes, leaves and flowers. This review also describes various compounds isolated from different parts of this plant and the therapeutic benefits derived from those phytoconstituents...
  3. doi request reprint The Ayurvedic medicine Clitoria ternatea--from traditional use to scientific assessment
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal 700032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:291-301. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Screening of Indian medicinal plants for acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    Phytother Res 21:1142-5. 2007
    ..41 +/- 19.87 microg/mL and 185.55 +/- 21.24 microg/mL, respectively. Physostigmine was used as a standard and showed inhibition of acetylcholinesterase with an IC(50) value of 0.076 +/- 0.0042 microg/mL...
  5. doi request reprint Plants of Indian origin in drug discovery
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Jadavpur University, School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Kolkata 700 032, India 91 33 24298313 91 33 2414 6046
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 2:633-57. 2007
    ..This review aims at highlighting aspects of drug development from Indian medicinal plants through the use of ethnobotany, ethnopharmacology and systems biology, with different approaches using metabolomics and allied fields...
  6. doi request reprint Lead finding from medicinal plants with hepatoprotective potentials
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Director School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India 91 33 2429 8313 91 33 2414 6046
    Expert Opin Drug Discov 4:545-76. 2009
    ..Further, this article highlights their phytochemical profile and finds the effective leads from natural resources for the desired therapeutic benefit...
  7. ncbi request reprint Leads from Indian medicinal plants with hypoglycemic potentials
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Department of Pharmacy, Franklin Wilkins Building, King s College, London, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:1-28. 2006
    ..This paper describes the chemistry, activity and usage of the constituents isolated from these plants from India for the treatment of diabetes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Curcumin-phospholipid complex: Preparation, therapeutic evaluation and pharmacokinetic study in rats
    Kuntal Maiti
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    Int J Pharm 330:155-63. 2007
    ..The result proved that curcumin-phospholipid complex has better hepatoprotective activity, owe to its superior antioxidant property, than free curcumin at the same dose level...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant effect of Cytisus scoparius against carbon tetrachloride treated liver injury in rats
    S Raja
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:41-7. 2007
    ..Based on these results, it was observed that Cytisus scoparius extract protects liver from oxidative stress induced by CCl(4) in rats and thus helps in evaluation of the traditional claim on this plant...
  10. doi request reprint Enhancing bioavailability and hepatoprotective activity of andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata, a well-known medicinal food, through its herbosome
    Kuntal Maiti
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    J Sci Food Agric 90:43-51. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to formulate a herbosome of andrographolide with a naturally occurring phospholipid in order to enhance the bioavailability and hepatoprotective activity of andrographolide in rats...
  11. pmc Exploring the effect of Hesperetin-HSPC complex--a novel drug delivery system on the in vitro release, therapeutic efficacy and pharmacokinetics
    Kuntal Maiti
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, School of Natural Product Studies, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    AAPS PharmSciTech 10:943-50. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Enhanced therapeutic potential of naringenin-phospholipid complex in rats
    Kuntal Maiti
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    J Pharm Pharmacol 58:1227-33. 2006
    ..Phospholipid complex of naringenin produced better antioxidant activity than the free compound with a prolonged duration of action, which may be helpful in reducing the fast elimination of the molecule from body...
  13. doi request reprint Enhanced oral bioavailability and antioxidant profile of ellagic acid by phospholipids
    Venkatesh Murugan
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, School of Natural Product Studies, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
    J Agric Food Chem 57:4559-65. 2009
    ..The experimental outcome highlighted better hepatoprotective activity of the EA complex due to its potential antioxidant property compared with the free EA tested at the same dose level...
  14. pmc Cytisus scoparius link--a natural antioxidant
    Raja Sundararajan
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, School of Natural Product Studies, Kolkata 700 032, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:8. 2006
    ..The plant Cytisus scoparius contains the main constituent of flavone and flavonals. The present study was undertaken to evaluate the in vitro antioxidant activities of extract of aerial part of Cytisus scoparius...
  15. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of biflavones from Araucaria bidwillii Hook in rat cerebral ischemia/reperfusion induced oxidative stress
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India
    Behav Brain Res 178:221-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion the biflavone rich fraction from A. bidwillii was found to protect rat brain against I/R induced oxidative stress, and attributable to its antioxidant properties...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacological profiles of Leucas Lavandulaefolia Rees
    Kakali Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta 700032, India
    Phytother Res 16:696-9. 2002
    ..It also showed a significant reduction in muscle relaxant activity by rotarod, 30 degrees inclined screen and traction tests. The extract showed a remarkable potentiation of pentobarbitone induced sleeping time in mice...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant activity of Nelumbo nucifera (sacred lotus) seeds
    Sujay Rai
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, 188 Raja S C Mullick Road, Kolkata 700 032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:322-7. 2006
    ..Nelumbo nucifera seeds contain alkaloids, saponins, phenolics and carbohydrates. The results support significant antioxidant nature of HANN...
  18. ncbi request reprint Determination of 6-gingerol in ginger (Zingiber officinale) using high-performance thin-layer chromatography
    Sujay Rai
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India
    J Sep Sci 29:2292-5. 2006
    ..79 to 99.84% showed the excellent reliability and reproducibility of the method. The proposed HPTLC method for quantitative monitoring of 6-gingerol in ginger can be used for routine quality testing of ginger extracts...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of wound healing activity of some herbal formulations
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta 700032, India
    Phytother Res 17:265-8. 2003
    ..Thus, this investigation con fi rms the use of the Himax ointment and lotion containing Terminalia arjuna extract as a wound-healing agent as known from folklore medicine...
  20. ncbi request reprint Validation of HPTLC method for the analysis of taraxerol in Clitoria ternatea
    Venkatesan Kumar
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India
    Phytochem Anal 19:244-50. 2008
    ..The proposed HPTLC method for quantitative monitoring of taraxerol in C. ternatea can be used for routine quality testing of C. ternatea extract used in Ayurvedic formulations...
  21. doi request reprint Botanicals as medicinal food and their effects on drug metabolizing enzymes
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    School of Natural Product Studies, Dept of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
    Food Chem Toxicol 49:3142-53. 2011
    ..This article reviews the potential for drug interactions by herbal extracts through drug metabolizing enzymes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of antipyretic potential of Leucas lavandulaefolia (Labiatae) aerial part extract
    Kakali Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta 700032, India
    Phytother Res 16:686-8. 2002
    ..p.) produced significant dose dependent lowering of body temperature in yeast-provoked elevation of body temperature in rats. The antipyretic effect produced was comparable to that of a standard antipyretic drug, paracetamol...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P450 inhibitory potential and RP-HPLC standardization of trikatu--a Rasayana from Indian Ayurveda
    Ranjit K Harwansh
    School of Natural Product Studies, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 153:674-81. 2014
    ..Further this work was aimed to develop an RP-HPLC method for the identification and quantification of piperine and 6-gingerol in the crude drug trikatu...