V Tandon

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint NO nerves in trematodes, too! NADPH-diaphorase activity in adult Fasciolopsis buski
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 50:157-63. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): Effect of genistein on glycogen metabolism in the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    Veena Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 52:179-83. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Genistein from Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae) enhances NO and its mediator (cGMP) production in a cestode parasite, Raillietina echinobothrida
    B Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Parasitology 134:1457-63. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint In vitro anthelmintic activity of root-tuber extract of Flemingia vestita, an indigenous plant in Shillong, India
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 83:492-8. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of root-tuber extract of Flemingia vestita, a leguminous plant, on Artyfechinostomum sufrartyfex and Fasciolopsis buski: a scanning electron microscopy study
    B Roy
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 82:248-52. 1996
  6. doi request reprint Molecular identification of the Indian liver fluke, Fasciola (Trematoda: Fasciolidae) based on the ribosomal internal transcribed spacer regions
    P K Prasad
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya 793022, India
    Parasitol Res 103:1247-55. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of Gastrodiscoides hominis (Platyhelminthes: Trematoda: Digenea) inferred from ITS rDNA sequence analysis
    L M Goswami
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1485-90. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Effect of Lysimachia ramosa (Primulaceae) on helminth parasites: motility, mortality and scanning electron microscopic observations on surface topography
    M Challam
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Vet Parasitol 169:214-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of pouched amphistome parasites (Trematoda: Gastrothylacidae) using ribosomal ITS2 sequence and secondary structures
    S Ghatani
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
    J Helminthol 86:117-24. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): alteration in the activities of some glycolytic enzymes in the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    B Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 93:253-61. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint NO nerves in trematodes, too! NADPH-diaphorase activity in adult Fasciolopsis buski
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 50:157-63. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): Effect of genistein on glycogen metabolism in the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    Veena Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 52:179-83. 2003
    ..These results suggest that this plant-derived component may influence the glycogen metabolism of the parasite by directing it towards utilization of glycogen...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genistein from Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae) enhances NO and its mediator (cGMP) production in a cestode parasite, Raillietina echinobothrida
    B Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Parasitology 134:1457-63. 2007
    ..The results show that the isoflavones, genistein in particular, from the crude peel extract of F. vestita influence the cGMP concentration in the parasite tissue, which plays a major role in the downstream signal pathways...
  4. ncbi request reprint In vitro anthelmintic activity of root-tuber extract of Flemingia vestita, an indigenous plant in Shillong, India
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 83:492-8. 1997
    ..The treated parasites showed structural alteration in their tegumental architecture. This study suggests the vermifugal activity of this plant extract against trematodes and cestodes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of root-tuber extract of Flemingia vestita, a leguminous plant, on Artyfechinostomum sufrartyfex and Fasciolopsis buski: a scanning electron microscopy study
    B Roy
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 82:248-52. 1996
    ..Severe tegumental alterations and deformities were also displayed by F. buski exposed to 20 mg extract/ml PBS...
  6. doi request reprint Molecular identification of the Indian liver fluke, Fasciola (Trematoda: Fasciolidae) based on the ribosomal internal transcribed spacer regions
    P K Prasad
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya 793022, India
    Parasitol Res 103:1247-55. 2008
    ..gigantica (accession no. EF198867) showed almost absolute match with F. hepatica. Hence, this particular isolate should be identified as F. hepatica and not F. gigantica...
  7. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of Gastrodiscoides hominis (Platyhelminthes: Trematoda: Digenea) inferred from ITS rDNA sequence analysis
    L M Goswami
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
    Parasitol Res 104:1485-90. 2009
    ..Based on various tree construction methods, phylogeny of G. hominis is discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of Lysimachia ramosa (Primulaceae) on helminth parasites: motility, mortality and scanning electron microscopic observations on surface topography
    M Challam
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Vet Parasitol 169:214-8. 2010
    ..suum appeared disorganised, having lost transverse striations. The botanicals of the test plant seem to be effective against all the three types of helminth parasites...
  9. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of pouched amphistome parasites (Trematoda: Gastrothylacidae) using ribosomal ITS2 sequence and secondary structures
    S Ghatani
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya, India
    J Helminthol 86:117-24. 2012
    ..Results also demonstrate the phylogenetic utility of the ITS2 sequence-secondary structure data for inferences at higher taxonomic levels...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): alteration in the activities of some glycolytic enzymes in the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    B Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Parasitol Res 93:253-61. 2004
    ..Histochemically, the enhancement in the activities of HK, LDH and MDH was clearly discernible. The enhanced glycolytic activity seems to be a function of anthelmintic stress caused by the phytochemicals...
  11. doi request reprint Purification and characterization of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase from Raillietina echinobothrida, a cestode parasite of the domestic fowl
    B Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Parasitology 140:136-46. 2013
    ..vestita and Stephania glabra were tested on the purified PEPCK, which resulted in alteration of its activity. From our results, we hypothesize that PEPCK may be a potential target site for anthelmintic action...
  12. ncbi request reprint Surface fine topography and PCR-based determination of metacercaria of Paragonimus sp. from edible crabs in Arunachal Pradesh, Northeast India
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, 793022, Meghalaya, India
    Parasitol Res 102:21-8. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint Ultrastructural alterations of the tegument of Raillietina echinobothrida treated with the stem bark of Acacia oxyphylla (Leguminosae)
    S DasGupta
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Permanent Campus, Mawlai, Shillong 793022, Meghalaya, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 127:568-71. 2010
    ..The stem bark of Acacia oxyphylla Graham ex Bentham is used as an anthelmintic by the natives of Mizoram (North-East India)...
  14. doi request reprint Crustacean-borne infections with microphallid metacercariae (Digenea: Microphallidae) from focal areas in Meghalaya, north-east India
    L M Goswami
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, Meghalaya, India
    J Helminthol 87:222-9. 2013
    ..In BLAST analysis the query sequences were found close to members of Microphallidae and closest to the genus Microphallus...
  15. ncbi request reprint In vitro testing of anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae) on carbohydrate metabolism in Rallietina echinobothrida
    V Tandon
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Methods 42:330-8. 2007
    ..echinobothrida at paralytic time caused by the isoflavones of F. vestita. To meet the high energy demand by the parasite due to the anthelmintic stress, glucose breakdown follows the PEPCK-malate pathway in the parasite...
  16. ncbi request reprint Primiparity: a risk factor for brachial plexus injury in the presence of shoulder dystocia?
    S Tandon
    Royal Bolton Hospital, Bolton, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 25:465-8. 2005
    ..In the presence of similar neonatal variables, brachial plexus injury is more likely to occur in neonates of primiparous women in the presence of shoulder dystocia, if labour is accelerated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Helminth parasitism of domestic fowl (Gallus domesticus L.) in a subtropical high-rainfall area of India
    A K Yadav
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
    Beitr Trop Landwirtsch Veterinarmed 29:97-104. 1991
    ..The role of the climate in the distribution and in regulating populations of parasitic species is discussed...
  18. pmc In vitro anthelmintic efficacy of Carex baccans (Cyperaceae): ultrastructural, histochemical and biochemical alterations in the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    M Challam
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, 793 022 India
    J Parasit Dis 36:81-6. 2012
    ..Phytochemicals from the root of C. baccans seem to be effective against soft-bodied cestode parasites and need to be characterized and identified...
  19. doi request reprint Neoriojatrema mokokchungensis n. g., n. sp. (Monogenea: Polystomatidae: Polystomatinae) from the urinary bladder of a megophryid frog, Xenophrys glandulosa, in Nagaland, north-eastern India
    R Imkongwapang
    Department of Zoology, Nagaland University, Lumami, Mokokchung, Nagaland, India
    J Helminthol 84:375-80. 2010
    ..These differences warrant the establishment of a new species and a new genus to accommodate the present form. The validity of this new monogenean, named as Neoriojatrema mokokchungensis after the type locality of the fluke, is discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint PCR-based determination of internal transcribed spacer (ITS) regions of ribosomal DNA of giant intestinal fluke, Fasciolopsis buski (Lankester, 1857) Looss, 1899
    P K Prasad
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, 793022 Meghalaya, India
    Parasitol Res 101:1581-7. 2007
    ..The results corroborate that the ITS sequences are not stage specific and are conserved through different stages of development of the fluke, and thus could be used as species markers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of isoflavone from Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae) on the Ca2+ homeostasis in Raillietina echinobothrida, the cestode of domestic fowl
    Bidyadhar Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 55:17-21. 2006
    ..The changes in Ca2+ homeostasis may be related to the rapid muscular contraction and consequent paralysis in the parasite due to the anthelmintic stress caused by the phytochemicals of F. vestita...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of phytochemicals of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae) on glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase and enzymes of gluconeogenesis in a cestode (Raillietina echinobothrida)
    Bidyadhar Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 139:141-6. 2004
    ..We hypothesize that the phytochemicals from F. vestita, genistein in particular, influence the key enzymes of these pathways, which is perhaps a function of high energy demand of the parasite under anthelmintic stress...
  23. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): alterations in glucose metabolism of the cestode, Raillietina echinobothrida
    Bidyadhar Das
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 53:345-50. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita: genistein-induced effect on the activity of nitric oxide synthase and nitric oxide in the trematode parasite, Fasciolopsis buski
    Pradip K Kar
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    Parasitol Int 51:249-57. 2002
    ..The increase in NOS activity in the treated parasites can be attributed to an inducing effect of the plant-derived components...
  25. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic efficacy of genistein, the active principle of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): alterations in the free amino acid pool and ammonia levels in the fluke, Fasciolopsis buski
    Pradip Kumar Kar
    Department of Zoology, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793022, India
    Parasitol Int 53:287-91. 2004
    ..The changes in the levels of the amino acids and nitrogen components post treatment suggest that the amino acid metabolism in the parasite may have been altered under the influence of the test materials...