Ramprasad B Pal



  1. Gokarn K, Pal R. Preliminary evaluation of anti-tuberculosis potential of siderophores against drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis by mycobacteria growth indicator tube-drug sensitivity test. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:161 pubmed publisher
    ..Exo-MS and DFO-B were shown to have activity against drug-resistant Mtb isolates. Therefore, these xenosiderophores may be useful adjuncts to antibiotics in overcoming the problem of drug-resistant Mtb in clinical setting. ..
  2. Gokarn K, Sarangdhar V, Pal R. Effect of microbial siderophores on mammalian non-malignant and malignant cell lines. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017;17:145 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these results, we suggest that iron-chelation therapy could be explored as an adjunctive therapeutic option against cancer along with other therapies. ..