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Research Papers Published

  • "In Vitro Antioxidant and Cytotoxic Activities of Arnebia benthamii (Wall ex. G. Don): A Critically Endangered Medicinal Plant of Kashmir Valley" Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, 2014(792574): 1 -8
  • "Antioxidant and Hepatoprotective Effects of Crataegus songarica Methanol Extract" Journal of Environmental Pathology, Toxicology and Oncology, 33(2): 131 -143
  • "Hepatoprotective activity of LC–ESI-MS standardized Iris spuriarhizome extract on its main bioactive constituents" Phytomedicine, 21(1): 1202 -1207
  • "Molecular linkages between diabetes and Alzheimers disease: current scenario and future prospects" CNS Neural Disord Drug Targets, 13(2): 290 -8
  • "Melatonin:- A potential antioxidant therapeutic agent for mitochondrial dysfunctions and related disorders" Rejuvenation Research, 01(2): DOI No. 1-12
  • "Oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction and neurodegenerative diseases; a mechanistic insight" Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 74(2015): 101 -110
  • "Crataegus songarica methanolic extract accelerates enzymatic status in kidney and heart tissue damage in albino rats and its in vitro cytotoxic activity" Pharmaceutical Biology, 12(2): 1 -9 Impact Factor= 1.241
  • "An ornamental plant targets epigenetic signaling to block cancer stem cell-driven colon carcinogenesis" Carcinogenesis, 37(4): 385 -396
  • "Gracilone a new sesquiterpene lactone from Tanacetum gracile (Tansies)" Natural product research, 2(49): 1 -8
  • "Genetic diversity and population structure of Rheum species in Kashmir Himalaya based on ISSR markers" Flora, 223(1): 121 -128
  • "Melatonin: A Potential Anti-Oxidant Therapeutic Agent for Mitochondrial Dysfunctions and Related Disorders" REJUVENATION RESEARCH, 19(1): 21 -40 Impact Factor= 3.664
  • "Efficacy of Aqueous and Methanolic Extracts of Rheum Spiciformis against Pathogenic Bacterial and Fungal Strains" Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 10(9): 18 -22 Impact Factor= 0.30
  • "Evaluation of Antibacterial, Antifungal and Phytochemical Screening of Solanum nigrum" Biochemistry & Analytical Biochemistry, 6(1): 1 -6 {ISSN: 2161-1009}
  • "A Current Perspective on the Inhibition of Cholinesterase by Natural and Synthetic Inhibitors" Current Drug Metabolism, 18(1): 1 -16 {ISSN: 1875-5453}
  • "Free Radical Scavenging and Cytotoxic Activity of Seed Extracts of Podophyllum hexandrum" Phytothérapie, 5(1): 1 -9 {ISSN: 1624-8597}
  • "In vitro Antioxidant and RBC membrane Stabilization Activity of Euphorbia wallichii" Free Radicals and Antioxidants, 7(1): 13 -22 {ISSN: 2231-2536}
  • "Amelioration of hyperglycaemia and modulation of antioxidant status by Alcea rosea seeds in alloxan-induced diabetic rats" Pharmaceutical Biology, 55(1): 1849 -1855 {ISSN: 1388-0209} Impact Factor= 1.916
  • "Some nutraceutical properties of fenugreek seeds and shoots (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) from the high Himalayan region" Food Bioscience, 23(1): 31 -37
  • "Glutathione-S-transferase, Superoxide Dismutase (GST, SOD) Levels, Protein Content and Lipid Peroxidation in Schizothorax plagiostomus under the Infection of Pomphorhynchus in Nallah Sukhnag of Kashmir Valley" Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 20(1): 442 -442
  • "Herbal Compounds as Potential Anticancer Therapeutics: Current perspective" Annals of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutics, 2(20): 1 -4
  • "Evaluation of Antioxidant and Immunomodulatory Potential of Methanolic Extract of Juniperus squamata Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don" Free radicals and antioxidants, 8(2): 111 -119
  • "Hepatoprotective Potential of Elsholtzia densa Against Acute and Chronic Models of Liver Damage in Wistar Rats" Drug research, 7(2): 1 -9
  • "Cancer: Proteomic Drug Targets and Therapeutics" Current cancer drug targets, 17(5): 1 -13
  • "Rheum- spiciforme Royle- the medicinal herb with positive modulatory effect on controlled in vitro oxidative stress" Indian journal of experimental biology, 56(3): 556 -564
  • "Modern Computational Strategies for Designing Drugs to Curb Human Diseases: A Prospect" Current topics in medical chemistry, 1(3): 1 -15
  • "Modulation of Oxidative Stress and Hyperglycemia by Rheum spiciformis in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Rats and Characterization of Isolated Compound" Drug Research, 8(4): 1 -9
  • "Elucidating Critical Proteinopathic Mechanisms and Potential Drug Targets in Neurodegeneration" Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, 4(1): 1 -33
  • "The effect of Elsholtzia densa methanolic extract modulates inflammation in vitro and in vivo" Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine, 19(1): 49 -58
  • "Dipsacus inermis Wall. modulates inflammation by inhibiting NF-?B pathway: An in vitro and in vivo study" Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 254(112710): 1 -12 Impact Factor= 3.414
  • "Genotoxic effect of two commonly used food dyes metanil yellow and carmoisine using Allium cepa L. as indicator" Toxicology Reports, 7(1): 370 -375

Books Published

  • "Honey as Component of Diet: Importance and Scope". Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. pp 24
  • "Proteomic studies of Micronutrient Deficiency and Toxicity". Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. pp 30
  • "Biomonitoring and Bioindicators". Apple academic press. pp 20

Research Projects Details:

Title of the ProjectFunding AgencyDatedAmount (in Rs.)
Protein and gene expressions of IL1ß, NFkB1, NFkB2, PPAR?, NOS2, COX2, TNFa in LPS induced inflammatory response in rats and effect of Cousinia thomsoniiSERB DST27-04-20173,873,200.00
Protein and gene expressions of IL1ß, NFkB1, NFkB2, PPAR?, NOS2, COX2, TNFa in LPS induced inflammatory response in rats and effect of Cousinia thomsoniiDST- SERB27-06-20183,873,200.00

Research Scholars:

Khalid Bashir DarM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Shaziya Mohammad TantaryM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Suhail AneesM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Parvaiz Ahmad DarM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Suhail AneesM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Muzafar Ahmad BhatPh.D Awarded Whole Time
IrimPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Shafaquat NabiPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Khalid Bashir DarPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Aunjum ReyazPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Shayaq Ul AbeerPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Showkat Ahmad DarPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Aashiq Hussain BhatPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Showkat Ahmad DarPh.D Awarded Whole Time


DepartmentSubjectCourse TaughtSemester
Clinical Bio-ChemistryMScBiomolecules-11
Clinical Bio-ChemistryMScImmunology2
Clinical Bio-ChemistryMScEndocrinology3