CEFT - Publications

  1. Weslen S Vedakumari, Periyathambi Prabu, Saravana Babu C, TP Sastry. Fibrin nanoparticles - possible vehicles for drug delivery. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1830 (2013) 4244-4253
  2. Vijayan Ranju, Sekar Sathiya, Periyathambi Kalaivani, Raju Jyothi Priya, Nettam Prathyusha, Jayakothanda Ramaswami Venkhatesh, Chidambaram Saravana Babu. Memantine exerts functional recovery through regulation of neurotropic factors in 3-nitropropionic acid phenotypic model of Huntington's disease in C57BL/6J mice. Communicated to European Journal of Neuroscience
  3. Sekar Sathiya,Vijayan Ranju, Periyathambi Kalaivani, Raju Jyothi Priya, Adoor Gopalan Sunil, Chidambaram Saravana Babu. Telmisartan attenuates MPTP induced dopaminergic degeneration and motor dysfunctions through regulation of ?-synuclein and neurotropic factors (BDNF and GDNF) expression in C57BL/6J mice. Neuropharmacology 73 (2013) 98-110
  4. Periyathambi Kalaivani, Saranya R, Ganapathy Ramakrishnan G, Vijayan Ranju, Sekar Sathiya, Gayathri V, Lakshmi Kantham Thiyagarajan, Jayakothanda Ramaswamy Venkhatesh, Chidambaram Saravana Babu, Sadagopan Thanikachalam. Cuminum cyminum, a dietary spice, attenuates hypertension via endothelial nitric oxide synthase and NO pathway in renovascular hypertensive rats. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension, 2013: DOI: 10.3109/10641963.2013.764887
  5. Haridass Sumathy, Thamizharasu Sadhana, Periyathambi Kalaivani, Sekar Sathiya, Vijayan Ranju, Adoor Gopalan Sunil, Raju Jyothi Priya, Krishnamurthy Vijayalakshmi, Jayakothanda Ramaswamy Venkhatesh, Chidambaram Saravana Babu. Acute and repeated oral toxicity studies of standardized extract of Ixora coccinea in SD rats. Communicated to Journal of Pharmacy research
  6. K.S. Kesavanarayanan, S. Sathiya, P.Kalaivani, V. Ranju, C. Saravana Babu, S. Kavimani, D.Prathiba. DIA-2, a polyherbal formulation ameliorates hyperglycemia and protein-oxidation without increasing the body weight in type II diabetic rats. European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences. 2013 Feb;17(3):356-69.
  7. Ramaswamy Selvaratnam Ramaswamy, Nettam Prathyusha, Ruthiramoorthi Saranya, Haridass Sumathi, Kutuva Tulasi Mohanavalli, Raju Jyothi Priya, Jayakothanda Ramaswami Venkhatesh, Chidambaram Saravana Babu, Kumarasamy Manickavasakam, Sadagopan Thanikachalam. Acute and repeated dose 28-day oral toxicity studies of a Siddha medicine "Nuna Kadugu" in Sprague Dawely rats. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012, 12:190
  8. M.Ramanathan, C. Saravana Babu, A. Justin, S.Shanthakumari. Elucidation of the neuroprotective role of endogenous GABA and energy metabolites in middle cerebral artery occluded model in rats. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology, 2012;50: 391
  9. Chidambaram Saravana Babu, Sekar Sathiya, Chandrasekaran Anbarasi, Ganapathy Ramakrishnan, Periyathambi Kalaivani, Raju Jyothi Priya, Krishnamoorthy selvarajan Kesavanarayanan, Nettam Prathyusha, Murugappapillai Verammal Mahadevan, Sadagopan Thanikachalam. Polyphenols in Madhumegachooram, a Siddha medicine, ameliorates carbohydrate metabolism and oxidative stress in type II diabetic rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology; 2012; 142: 331-336
  10. Sumathy H, Sathiya S, Ranju V, Sangeetha J, Sadhana T, Vijayalakshmi K and Saravana Babu C. Relative antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Ixora coccinea flower extracts. Journal of Pharmacy Research 2012; 5(3):1403-1408.
  11. K.S. Kesavanarayanan , S. Sathiya, V. Ranju , A.G. Sunil , R. Ilavarasan , C. Saravana Babu , S. Kavimani , D. Prathiba. In vitro cytotoxic, antioxidative and alpha-glucosidase inhibitory potential of a herbal mixture comprised of Allium sativum and Lagerstroemia speciosa. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol . 2012; 16(3 Suppl): 58-68
  12. KS. Kesavanarayanan, P. Kalaivani, G.Ramakrishnan, S.Sathiya, V.Ranju, R.Jyothipriya, Chinnasamy Selvakkumar, C.Saravana Babu, J.venkhatesh, R.Ilavarasan, S.Kavimani, D Prathiba. 28-Day Repeated Dose Oral Toxicity of a Herbal Mixture Dia-2, Containing Standardized Extracts of Allium Sativum and Lagerstroemia Speciosa In Sprague Dawley Rats. International Journal of Phytomedicine 4 (2012) 340-350.
  13. A.G. Sunil1, K.S. Kesavanarayanan, P. Kalaivani, S. Sathiya, V. Ranju, R. Jyothi Priya, B. Pramila, F.D. Solomon Paul, J. Venkhatesh, C. Saravana Babu. Total oligomeric flavonoids of Cyperus rotundus ameliorates neurological deficits, excitotoxicity and behavioral alterations induced by cerebral ischemic-reperfusion injury in rats. Brain Research Bulletin.2011;84(6):394-405.
  14. K.S. Kesavanarayanan, G. Ramakrishnan, P. Kalaivani. S. Sathiya, V.Ranju, A.G.Sunil, C. Saravana Babu, S. Kavimani, D.Prathiba. Standardization of an Herbal Formulation (DIA-2) containing Allium sativum and Lagerstroemia speciosa extracts using High-Performance Thin-layer Chromatography-UV densitometry. Journal of Pharmacy Research. 2011;4(11): 3910-3914
  15. Chidambaram Saravana Babu, Krishnamoorthy Selvarajan Kesavanarayanan, Periyathambi Kalaivani, Vijayan Ranju, Muthiah Ramanathan. A simple densitometric method for the quantification of inhibitory neurotransmitter Gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) in rat brain tissue. Chromatography Research International. (doi:10.4061/2011/732409)
  16. Saravana Babu C and Ramanathan M. Post-ischemic administration of nimodipine alleviated excitotoxicity, neurobehavioural and partially the bioenergetics alterations following focal cerebral ischemic-reperfusion injury in rats. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience. 2011; 29:93-105.
  17. Thendral Hepsibha, S. Sathiya, C. Saravana Babu, V. Premalakshmi and T. Sekar. In vitro studies on antioxidant and free radical scavenging activities of Azima tetracantha. Lam leaf extracts. Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 2010:3(5): 571-577
  18. Muthusamy VS, Saravana Babu C, Ramanathan. M, Bharathi Raja. R, Sudhagar. S, Anand. S, Lakshmi. B.S. Inhibition of protein tyrosine phosphatise 1B (PTP1B) and regulation of insulin signalling markers by caffeoyl derivatives of Chicory (Cichorium intybus) salad leaves. British Journal of Nutrition. 2010; 104(6):813-823.
  19. Saravana Babu C and Ramanathan M. Pre-ischemic treatment with memantine reversed the neurochemical and behavioural parameters but not energy metabolites in middle cerebral artery occluded rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behaviour. 2009; 92:424-432.