• Publications
  • Influence
Colletotrichum fructicola and C. siamense are involved in chilli anthracnose in India
Chilli anthracnose is a major problem in India and worldwide. In this study, we investigated the phylogenetic relationships of 52 fungal isolates associated with chilli anthracnose in southern India.Expand
  • 33
  • 2
Metabolism of 4-chloro-2-nitrophenol in a Gram-positive bacterium, Exiguobacterium sp. PMA
BackgroundChloronitrophenols (CNPs) are widely used in the synthesis of dyes, drugs and pesticides, and constitute a major group of environmental pollutants. 4-Chloro-2-nitrophenol (4C2NP) is anExpand
  • 28
Genome Sequence, Comparative Analysis, and Evolutionary Insights into Chitinases of Entomopathogenic Fungus Hirsutella thompsonii
Hirsutella thompsonii (Ht) is a fungal pathogen of acarines and the primary cause of epizootics among mites. The draft genomes of two isolates of Ht (MTCC 3556: Ht3, 34.6 Mb and MTCC 6686: Ht6, 34.7Expand
  • 24
Stimulatory Effects of Arsenic-Tolerant Soil Fungi on Plant Growth Promotion and Soil Properties
Fifteen fungi were obtained from arsenic-contaminated agricultural fields in West Bengal, India and examined for their arsenic tolerance and removal ability in our previous study. Of these, the fourExpand
  • 18
  • PDF
Possible mechanism of anti-inflammatoryactivity of biochanin-A isolated from Dalbergia sissoides
Biochanin-A (5,7,dihydroxy-4-Methoxy isoflavone) isolated, identified and characterized from the flowers of Dalbergia sissoides have been tested for its anti-inflammatory activity against PGE, 1Expand
  • 9
Metagenomic analysis of tarball-associated bacteria from Goa, India.
The beaches of Goa state in India are frequently polluted with tarballs, specifically during pre-monsoon and monsoon seasons. Tarballs contain hydrocarbons, including polycyclic aromaticExpand
  • 2
Multigene sequence-based identification of Colletotrichum cymbidiicola, C. karstii and C. phyllanthi from India
In this study, we employed multilocus phylogenetic analysis for species identification of six Colletotrichum isolates belonging to the C. boninense species complex from India. Maximum parsimonyExpand
  • 11
  • PDF
Chalara indica sp nov. and Sorocybe indicus sp. nov. from India
Two new hyphomycetes, Chalara indica and Sorocybe indicus, collected from the forests of Western Ghats in Goa, India, are illustrated and described in this paper. Chalara indica sp. nov., based on aExpand
  • 1