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Modern medicine: towards prevention, cure, well-being and longevity
Modern medicine has done much in the fields of infectious diseases and emergencies to aid cure. In most other fields, it is mostly control that it aims for, which is another name for palliation.Expand
Screening Twelve Species of Sponges for Biomedical Activity in Gulf of Mannar Tuticorin Coast
The present study showed that the ethyl acetate extracts of marine sponges such as Aurora globostellata and Spirastrella inconstans var. Expand
Cytotoxic and antioxidant activity of selected marine sponges
Potent antioxidants have been detected among both phenolic metabolites and alkaloids in the crude extracts of Rhabdastrella globostellata and Spirastrella inconstans. Expand
Extraction of natural dyes from Curcuma longa, Trigonella foenum graecum and Nerium oleander, plants and their application in antimicrobial fabric
Abstract The present study has been focused on the extraction of natural dyes from Curcuma longa, Trigonella foenum graecum and Nerium oleander and investigation of their phytochemical andExpand
Traditional beekeeping of stingless bee ( Trigona sp) by Kani tribes of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu, India
The findings of the present study will help to preserve the art of rearing stingless bees and to introduce modern techniques to harvest pure, clean and uncontaminated honey by suitable modifications in the indigenous practice of stingless bee rearing. Expand
Isolation and identification of microbes from biofilm of Urinary catheters and antimicrobial Susceptibility evaluation
P.mirabilis isolated from the biofilm was able to tolerate the antibiotics tetracycline, Penicillin, Kanamycin and Gentamycin at a dose level of 20μg/ml and indicated that the catheter has to be replaced if biofilm formation was noticed. Expand
Cadmium toxicity exposure - Induced oxidative stress in postnatal development of wistar rats
Effect of cadmium on ovary increased reactive oxygen species (ROS) was studied in rat. Lipid peroxidation and the reactive oxygen species, hydrogen peroxide were increased in the ovary of Wistar ratExpand
Anti-microbial Activity of Turmeric Natural Dye against Different Bacterial Strains
Curcumin, a yellow pigment present in the Indian spice turmeric (associated with curry powder), has been linked with suppression of inflammation; angiogenesis; tumorigenesis; diabetes; diseases ofExpand
Antifungal activity of different natural dyes against traditional products affected fungal pathogens
Abstract Objective In the present study to evaluate the anti fungal activity of natural dyes against traditional products affected fungal pathogens. Methods Many traditional craft products affectedExpand
Effect of marine extracts on the microbial pathogens causing flacherie in the mulberry silkworm, Bombyx mori L.
The results indicate that maybe plays a possible role in the contamination of humans and animals, in particular silkworms, while marine extracts showed a potential to control the contamination caused by bacterial diseases. Expand