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Cordycepin: a bioactive metabolite with therapeutic potential.
Cytotoxic nucleoside analogues were the first chemotherapeutic agents for cancer treatment. Cordycepin, an active ingredient of the insect fungus Cordyceps militaris, is a category of compounds thatExpand
Practices in Wound Healing Studies of Plants
Wounds are the result of injuries to the skin that disrupt the other soft tissue. Healing of a wound is a complex and protracted process of tissue repair and remodeling in response to injury. VariousExpand
Pharmacological and therapeutic potential of Cordyceps with special reference to Cordycepin
An entomopathogenic fungus, Cordyceps sp. has been known to have numerous pharmacological and therapeutic implications, especially, in terms of human health making it a suitable candidate forExpand
Evaluation of antibacterial activity of different ganoderma lucidum extracts.
Bioproducts of Mushroom have multi beneficial effects for human welfare. Medicinal mushrooms are widely used as traditional medicinal ingredients for the treatment of various diseases and relatedExpand
Myco-Biocontrol of Insect Pests: Factors Involved, Mechanism, and Regulation
The growing demand for reducing chemical inputs in agriculture and increased resistance to insecticides have provided great impetus to the development of alternative forms of insect-pest control.Expand
Studies on Prolonged Storage of Beauveria bassiana Conidia: Effects of Temperature and Relative Humidity on Conidial Viability and Virulence against Chickpea Borer, Helicoverpa armigera
Unformulated conidia of Beauveria bassiana were stored at five different temperatures (0°, 10°, 20°, 30° and 40°C) at six different relative humidities (RH) (0, 33, 53, 75, 85 and 98%). ConidialExpand
Generation of Benomyl Resistant Beauveria bassiana Strains and Their Infectivity Against Helicoverpa armigera
Beauveria bassiana transformants were obtained by conventional protoplasting and transformed by eletroporation and polyethylene glycol (PEG) treatment. These displayed mitotic stability in BeauveriaExpand
RAPD analysis of herbicide-resistant Brasilian rice lines produced via mutagenesis.
Over the last two decades, mutational techniques have become one of the most important tools available to progressive rice- breeding programs. In a mutation-breeding program initiated in 1999 at theExpand
Aerobic degradation of choline by Proteus mirabilis: enzymatic requirements and pathway.
  • S. Sandhu, T. Chase
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Canadian journal of microbiology
  • 1 September 1986
Cleavage of choline to trimethylamine and acetaldehyde by extracts of Proteus mirabilis requires both particulate and soluble protein fractions, K+, and a bound divalent metal cation. The reactionExpand
Development and characterization of microsatellite markers for turmeric (Curcuma longa)
With 1 figure and 1 table Abstract Curcuma longa L. is a sterile, triploid, vegetatively-propagated crop cultivated mainly in Southeast Asia. When dried rhizomes are ground, the resultingExpand