N J Siddiqi
Affiliation: King Saud University
Country: Saudi Arabia
Siddiqi N, Alhomida A, Khan H, Ong W. A study on the distribution of different carnitine fractions in various tissues of bovine eye. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2012;58:66-70 pubmed
..These results show differential distribution of carnitine in bovine ocular tissues which may be involved in various functions besides fatty acid oxidation. ..
Siddiqi N, Alhomida A. Status of hepatic oxidative stress and antioxidant defense systems during chloroquine treatment of Plasmodium yoelii nigeriensis infected mice. In Vivo. 1999;13:547-50 pubmed
..y. nigeriensis. Therefore, there is a need to develop newer antimalarials which could act alone or in combination with traditional antimalarials to be effective against drug resistant malarial parasites. ..
Siddiqi N. Protective effect of magnesium chloride on sodium fluoride induced alterations in various hydroxyproline fractions in rat lungs. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2011;57:87-92 pubmed
..The present study concludes that although MgCl2 has been reported to be protective against toxic effects of NaF, it exerts an independent effect on hydroxyproline and collagen content in rat lungs. ..
Siddiqi N. Effect of sodium fluoride and magnesium chloride on different hydroxyproline fractions in rat liver. Indian J Biochem Biophys. 2012;49:130-3 pubmed
..05) in total collagen content. Thus, the present study demonstrated that NaF had no significant effect on total Hyp and collagen, indicating that its use in various products may not interfere with the liver collagen. ..
Siddiqi N, Alhomida A. Effect of mercuric chloride on various hydroxyproline fractions in rat serum. Mol Cell Biochem. 2005;271:159-65 pubmed
..The present study shows that HgCl2 treatment caused significant alterations in serum Hyp fractions reflecting disturbed composition of connective tissues which were not reversed by DMPS treatment...
Siddiqi N, Alhomida A. Effect of mercuric chloride on urinary excretion of free hydroxyproline. Med Sci Monit. 2006;12:BR95-101 pubmed
..The present study was undertaken to study the effect of mercuric chloride (HgCl2) on the collagen metabolism in rats and the protective effect of 2, 3-dimercapto-1-propane sulfonic acid (DMPS) in HgCl2-treated rats...