Showkat Ahmad Dar

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The current study was undertaken to investigate the potential oxidative stress and hematological alterations induced by sub-acute oral exposure of bifenthrin in goats, after its repeated oral administration, at the dose rate of 5 mg/kg body weight daily for 28 days. The oxidative stress parameters such as malondialdehyde, blood glutathione, superoxide(More)
Artemisia species have been extensively used for the management of diabetes in folklore medicine. The current study was designed to investigate the antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic effects of Artemisia amygdalina. Petroleum ether, ethyl acetate, methanol, and hydroethanolic extracts of Artemisia amygdalina were tested for their antidiabetic potentials in(More)
Small interfering RNA (siRNA) technology has vast potential for functional genomics and development of therapeutics. However, it faces many obstacles predominantly instability of siRNAs due to nuclease digestion and subsequently biologically short half-life. Chemical modifications in siRNAs provide means to overcome these shortcomings and improve their(More)
Emotion recognition aims at automatically identifying the emotional or physical state of a human being from his or her voice. The emotional and physical states of a speaker are known as emotional aspects of speech and are included in the so called paralinguistic aspects. Although the emotional state does not alter the linguistic content, it is an important(More)
Current Zika virus (ZIKV) outbreaks that spread in several areas of Africa, Southeast Asia, and in pacific islands is declared as a global health emergency by World Health Organization (WHO). It causes Zika fever and illness ranging from severe autoimmune to neurological complications in humans. To facilitate research on this virus, we have developed an(More)
Capsule Shaqeeqa, Unani formulation, is prescribed for the clinical treatment of diseases like sinusitis, headache, and migraine. The safety evaluation data of it is not available; in order to provide the safety data the present study was carried out. The study was carried out on four groups of rats (n = 5). Two groups (one male and one female group) as(More)
With the passing years, many advanced technologies have come into existence for efficientimage retrieval. Research in content-based image retrieval (CBIR) in the past has been focused on image processing, low-level feature extraction. The accuracy of retrieval has subsequently increased with the use of low level features such as color, texture, shape etc.(More)
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