Subhashree Basu

Subhashree Basu
Independent Researcher · Physiology

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The present study explored the ameliorative potency of aqueous extract of Capsicum annum (AqCA ), against oxidative imbalance and renal toxicity induced by ethanol. Randomly grouped male Wistar rats (n = 6), were marked as ethanol‐treated (2 g/kg bw, i.p.), CA125 (125 mg/kg bw, i.p.), CA250 (250 mg/kg bw, i.p.), ethanol pre‐treated with CA (similar...
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Ethnopharmacological relevance: Capsicum annum L. (CA) is used extensively as a spice and is a rich source of antioxidant vitamins. It has long been used in Indian, Native American, and Chinese traditional medicine as a carminative and an appetizer that normalizes liver function. However, its hepato-protective activity has so far not been studied....
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Objective: The current study investigates the nephroprotective effect of Amorphophallus campanulatus against chronic alcohol-induced oxidative stress and tissue damage.Methods: The rats were simultaneously supplemented with ethanolic extract of A. campanulatus along with ethanol (40% w/v)2 g/kg body weight/day for 30 days to evaluate the nephroprot...
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Objective: The current study investigates the nephroprotective effect of Amorphophallus campanulatus against chronic alcohol-induced oxidative stress and tissue damage.Methods: The rats were simultaneously supplemented with ethanolic extract of A. campanulatus along with ethanol (40% w/v)2 g/kg body weight/day for 30 days to evaluate the nephroprot...
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Background: In India, very sparse data are available on the prevalence of noncommunicable diseases such as hypertension among the police force, as a specific occupational group.
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Objective: This work aims to analyze the proximate composition, minerals and vitamins content in the popularly consumed tuber of West Bengal, Amorphophallus campanulatus. Methods: The plant species were collected from farmers of Santragachhi, Howrah district and authenticated by Botanical Survey of India, Howrah district, West Bengal, India. Fresh...
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Amorphophallus campanulatus and Alocasia indica are very popular for their edible corms and leaves, and are also considered as medicinal plants in Ayurveda. So, the ethanolic extracts of these tubers were screened for the presence of in vitro antioxidant potential against, DPPH radical, ferric reducing power, hydroxyl radical, superoxide radical an...
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The uses of herbal medicines worldwide provide an excellent opportunity for India to look into the therapeutic compounds from ancient system of therapy, Ayurveda. Since ancient time, Amorphophallus campanulatus has been considered as medicinal plant with multiple protective activities. So, the present study was aimed to identify the various phytoch...
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Objective: The present study was aimed to evaluate the protective role of ethanolic extract of Amorphophallus campanulatus Roxb. tubers against ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats. Methods: Adult male albino Wistar rats, weighing 150-200g, were randomized into control and experimental group. Test group of animals were treated with ethanol (2gm/k...
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Amorphophallus campanulatus, Alocasia indica and Colocasia esculenta are very popular for their edible corms and leaves, especially in Assam and Bengal and are cultivated there as common food crops. Besides, they are also considered as medicinal plants in Sushruta Samhita and Ayurveda. So, the ethanolic extracts of these tubers were screened for th...
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The use of herbal medicines worldwide had provided an excellent opportunity to India to look for therapeutic compounds from our ancient system of therapy, Ayurveda, which can be utilized for development of new drug. Amorphophallus campanulatus is grown wild and cultivated all over India. It is very popular for its edible corms and leaves, especiall...
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Alcohol is a potent hepatotoxin and that Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) is a major disorder of the liver resulting from alcoholic oxidative stress. So the purpose of the study was to investigate the potency of hepatoprotective action of α-tocopherol, ß-carotene and ascorbic acid, the commonly known antioxidant vitamins, against alcohol induced oxida...

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To observe prevalence and risk factors of lifestyle induced NCDs. Also to find out the effects of different addictive habits on physiological, somatotype and body composition parameters.
Archived project
To find the protective role of extracts against oxidative stress related disorders