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Production of extracellular protease from halotolerant bacterium, Bacillus aquimaris strain VITP4 isolated from Kumta coast
Abstract A newly isolated halotolerant Bacillus sp. VITP4 was investigated for the production of extracellular protease. 16S rRNA gene analysis identified it as Bacillus aquimaris . Enzyme secretionExpand
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Protective effect of Euphorbia hirta and its components against snake venom induced lethality.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Despite the use of snake anti-venom therapy, herbal medicine is still in practice to treat snakebites. Euphorbia hirta is traditionally used as antidote for snakebitesExpand
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Production and partial purification of extracellular tannase by Klebsiella pneumoniae MTCC 7162 isolated from tannery effluent
Diverse bacteria belonging to various taxa were isolated from tannery effluent of leather industries located at Ranipet, India and were screened for the production of extracellular tannase. One ofExpand
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Cigarette smoking induces heat shock protein 70 kDa expression and apoptosis in rat brain: Modulation by bacoside A
Cigarette smoking is associated with the development of several diseases and antioxidants play a major role in the prevention of smoking-related diseases. Apoptosis is suggested as a possibleExpand
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Metabolomic characterization of halophilic bacterial isolates reveals strains synthesizing rare diaminoacids under salt stress.
Metabolomics-based approaches to study stress responses in bacteria have received much attention in recent years. In the present study, a metabolomic analysis of the representative halophilicExpand
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Inhibition of Naja naja venom enzymes by the methanolic extract of Leucas aspera and its chemical profile by GC–MS
Purpose The present investigation was aimed at evaluating the anti-ophidian properties of ethnomedicinal herb Leucas aspera against Indian cobra, Naja naja venom enzymes. Methods Methanolic extractExpand
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Metal ion activated lipase from halotolerant Bacillus sp. VITL8 displays broader operational range.
Lipase producing halo tolerant Bacillus sp. VITL8 was isolated from oil contaminated areas of Vellore. The identity of the organism was established by 16S rDNA sequence, in addition to theExpand
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Media optimization for extra cellular tannase production by Klebsiella pneumoniae MTCC 7162 using response surface methodology
Klebsiella pneumoniae MTCC 7162, isolated from tannery effluent was used for the production of extracellular tannase. Central composite design (for nutritional parameters) and Box Behnken design (forExpand
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Evaluation of the anti-oxidant property and cytotoxic potential of the metabolites extracted from the bacterial isolates from mangrove Forest and saltern regions of South India
Abstract The objective was to evaluate the anticancer and antioxidant activities of the methanolic extracts of halophilic bacteria, isolated from soil samples of Marakkanam saltern and PichavaramExpand
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NPS31807, a Standardized Extract from Sphaeranthus indicus, Inhibits Inflammatory, Migratory and Proliferative Activity in Keratinocytes and Immune Cells
Chronic inflammation induced hyper-proliferation, and migration of keratinocytes are pathological hallmarks of psoriasis. Extracts from Sphaeranthus spp. demonstrate pharmacological activity in-vitroExpand
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