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Caesalpinia coriaria leaf extracts mediated biosynthesis of metallic silver nanoparticles and their antibacterial activity against clinically isolated pathogens
Abstract A rapid method for synthesis of silver nanoparticles using the leaf extracts of Caesalpinia coriaria that has high level of tannin contents is reported. For leaf extracts preparation, two… Expand
Criminalizing Suicide Attempts: Can it be a deterrent?
Suicidal behaviour constitutes a serious public as well as mental health problem all over the world. Many developed countries have done away with the legal provision of punishing attempted suicides.… Expand
Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation and regeneration of transgenic plants from cotyledon explants of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) via somatic embryogenesis.
An efficient transformation protocol was developed for groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) plants. Precultured cotyledons were co-cultured with Agrobacterium tumefaciens strain LBA 4404 harbouring the… Expand
Identification of Taxol-producing endophytic fungi isolated from Salacia oblonga through genomic mining approach
- G. Roopa, M. Madhusudhan, +7 authors N. Geetha
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal, genetic engineering & biotechnology
- 1 October 2015
The most promising anti-tumor agent developed in the past three decades is Taxol. It is proven to be effective against many cancers. It is necessary to isolate pharmacologically potent endophytic… Expand
BAP-regulated direct shoot organogenesis from cultured seedling explants of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.)
An efficient procedure was developed for continuous shoot bud induction directl y from the seedling ex plants of three groundnut cultivars. Explant and growth regul ator used were shown to be… Expand
In vitro regeneration from immature cotyledon explant and protein profile changes during organogenesis in groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.)
Complete plants were regenerated from in vitro cultured immature cotyledon segments of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L. cv. TMV-7) by organogenesis. Callus cultures were best Initiated from immature… Expand
Immunogenicity and Protective Efficacy of “Mycobacterium w” against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Mice Immunized with Live versus Heat-Killed M. w by the Aerosol or Parenteral Route
ABSTRACT As the disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis continues to be a burden, there is a concerted effort to find new vaccines to combat this problem. One of the important vaccine strategies… Expand
Effect of phycochemical coated silver nanocomplexes as novel growth-stimulating compounds for plant regeneration of Alternanthera sessilis L.
- P. Venkatachalam, S. Malar, Magesh Thiyagarajan, P. Indiraarulselvi, N. Geetha
- Journal of Applied Phycology
- 1 April 2017
In the present study, phycochemical-loaded silver nanocomplexes (GFAgNPs) were fabricated by using Gracilaria foliifera seaweed extracts as capping agents on silver ions. The growth-stimulating… Expand
"Streptomyces flavomacrosporus, A multi-metal tolerant potential bioremediation candidate isolated from paddy field irrigated with industrial effluents"
Prime drive of the research work carried out was to explore heavy metal-tolerant bacteria from rhizospheric soil samples collected from contaminated agricultural lands of southern India. Soil samples… Expand
Rapid mass Propagation of salacia Chinensis L., an Endangered valuable medicinal plant through Direct Organogenesis
Background/Objectives: Salacia chinensis L., a high valuable anti-diabetic medicinal plant of Hippocrateaceae family, possess various medicinal properties. Its anti-inflammatory, hepatoprotective and… Expand