Pindath Thandayan Lakshmanan

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Stress can be defined as physical and psychological modifications that disrupt the homeostasis and the balance of organisms. Stress is known as one of the most important reasons of several diseases. In the present study, the anti-stress effect of betaine was evaluated with reference to its antioxidant property. Wistar albino rats were divided into four(More)
Aging has been defined as the changes that occur in living organisms with the passage of time that lead to functional impairment and ultimately to death. Free radical-induced oxidative damage has long been thought to be the most important consequence of the aging process. In the present study, an attempt has been made to study the salubrious effects of(More)
A simple method has been developed for the isolation of Acid Soluble Collagen (ASC) and Pepsin Digestible Collagen (PDC) from the skin of Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga), Dog shark (Scoliodon sorrakowah), and one among Indian Major Carps ie, Rohu (Labeo rohita). Biochemical characterization of the collagen extracted was carried out. On wet weight basis the(More)
Despite considerable advances in diagnosis and management over the last three decades, acute myocardial infarction continues to be a major public health problem. It is predicted that ischemic heart diseases will constitute the major disease-burden worldwide in the year 2020. In the present study, an attempt has been made to examine the effects of dietary(More)
India tops the list of countries with the highest number of diabetics. It represents a spectrum of conditions characterized by hyperglycemia, with derangements in carbohydrate, lipid and protein metabolism. Cardiovascular disease, resulting from damage to large blood vessels, causes death of 50% or more of people with diabetes. Polyunsaturated fatty acids(More)
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