Dr. Selvaraj Mohana Roopan
Affiliation: VIT University
Location: Vellore, India
Roopan S, Devi Rajeswari V, Kalpana V, Elango G. Biotechnology and pharmacological evaluation of Indian vegetable crop Lagenaria siceraria: an overview. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:1153-62 pubmed publisher
..siceraria that covers the ethnomedical uses, chemical constituents, and pharmacological profile. This study is mainly focused on the antibacterial, hepatoprotective, diuretic and anthelminthic activities. ..
Elango G, Roopan S. Efficacy of SnO2 nanoparticles toward photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue dye. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2016;155:34-8 pubmed publisher
..In this paper, we have attempted to prove that secondary metabolite-entrapped SnO2 NPs are non-toxic to the environment. ..
Roopan S. An Overview of Phytoconstituents, Biotechnological Applications, and Nutritive Aspects of Coconut (Cocos nucifera). Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2016;179:1309-24 pubmed publisher
..The results obtained from this source will facilitate most of the researchers to focus their work toward the process of diagnosing diseases in future. ..
Titus D, Samuel E, Mohana Roopan S. Current scenario of biomedical aspect of metal-based nanoparticles on gel dosimetry. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:4803-16 pubmed publisher
..The biological activity of the various nanoparticles has been discussed. ..
Dinesh M, Roopan S, Selvaraj C. Photocatalytic degradation of nitrophenol using biologically active Phyllanthus emblica seed extract. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2016;161:273-8 pubmed publisher
..92?g/mL. The total phenol and flavonoid content present in the extract were 48.242 and 12.72mg/mL. Also the seed extract showed good lysis when compared to the standard streptokinase. ..
Roopan S. An overview of natural renewable bio-polymer lignin towards nano and biotechnological applications. Int J Biol Macromol. 2017;103:508-514 pubmed publisher
..This was the first review on renewable bio-polymer lignin with its bio-pharmaceutical and nanobiotechnological applications. ..
Dinesh M, Deepika S, Harishkumar R, Selvaraj C, Roopan S. Evaluation of Octyl-?-D-Glucopyranoside (OGP) for Cytotoxic, Hemolytic, Thrombolytic, and Antibacterial Activity. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, ?-amylase activity has been carried out to check the inhibition of ?-amylase by the OGP. Finally, antibacterial activity has been tested against four different pathogens and their MIC values have been calculated...