Venil N Sumantran

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Experimental approaches for studying uptake and action of herbal medicines
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Dhankawadi, Pune 411034, India
    Phytother Res 21:210-4. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Differential growth inhibitory effects of W. somnifera root and E. officinalis fruits on CHO cells
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    Phytother Res 21:496-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyaluronidase and collagenase inhibitory activities of the herbal formulation Triphala guggulu
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411 043, India
    J Biosci 32:755-61. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between chondroprotective and antiinflammatory effects of Withania somnifera root and glucosamine sulphate on human osteoarthritic cartilage in vitro
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    Phytother Res 22:1342-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Chondroprotective potential of root extracts of Withania somnifera in osteoarthritis
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    J Biosci 32:299-307. 2007
  6. pmc Chondroprotective Potential of Fruit Extracts of Phyllanthus emblica in Osteoarthritis
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, Director, Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, Pune University, Pune 411007 and Director, Center for Rheumatic Diseases, CAMP, Pune 411001, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 5:329-35. 2008

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Experimental approaches for studying uptake and action of herbal medicines
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Dhankawadi, Pune 411034, India
    Phytother Res 21:210-4. 2007
    ..This could lead to a better understanding of how herbal medicines affect digestion and absorption; fundamental questions which should be answered in addition to their mechanism of action...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differential growth inhibitory effects of W. somnifera root and E. officinalis fruits on CHO cells
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    Phytother Res 21:496-9. 2007
    ..Thus, extracts of W. somnifera root, but not E. officinalis fruit, caused a reproducible, dose dependent, inhibition of colony formation of CHO cells...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyaluronidase and collagenase inhibitory activities of the herbal formulation Triphala guggulu
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411 043, India
    J Biosci 32:755-61. 2007
    ..Thus, the TG formulation inhibits two major enzymes that can degrade cartilage matrix. Our study provides the first in vitro preclinical evidence of the chondroprotective properties of TG...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between chondroprotective and antiinflammatory effects of Withania somnifera root and glucosamine sulphate on human osteoarthritic cartilage in vitro
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    Phytother Res 22:1342-8. 2008
    ..Thus, this in vitro model of human cartilage damage provides qualitative and statistically significant, quantitative pre-clinical data on antiinflammatory and chondroprotective activities of antiarthritic drugs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chondroprotective potential of root extracts of Withania somnifera in osteoarthritis
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, India
    J Biosci 32:299-307. 2007
    ..Second,these extracts caused a significant and reproducible inhibition of the gelatinase activity of collagenase type 2 enzyme in vitro...
  6. pmc Chondroprotective Potential of Fruit Extracts of Phyllanthus emblica in Osteoarthritis
    Venil N Sumantran
    Interactive Research School for Health Affairs IRSHA, Bhartiya Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune 411043, Director, Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, Pune University, Pune 411007 and Director, Center for Rheumatic Diseases, CAMP, Pune 411001, India
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 5:329-35. 2008
    ..emblica fruits. These data provide pilot pre-clinical evidence for the use of P. emblica fruits as a chondroprotective agent in osteoarthritis therapy...