Indian Journal of Experimental Biology




MAY 2010

CODEN: IJEB (A6) 48 (5) 421-524 (2010)

ISSN: 0019-5189 (Print); 0975-1009 (Online)




Review Article


Free radicals: Their beneficial and detrimental effects on sperm function


      Shiva Kothari, Aaron Thompson, Ashok Agarwal & Stefan S du Plessis






A novel DNA vaccine constructed by heat shock protein 70 and melanoma antigen-encoding gene 3 against tumorigenesis


      Ping Qu, Jia-Hai Ma, Xiu-Min Zhang, Xiao-Jun Huang, Xin-Wei Yang &
Yan-Fang Sui




Noggin induces human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells to differentiate into neural and photoreceptor cells


      Yu X Tao, Hai W Xu, Zheng Q Yin & Thomas FitzGibbon




Effect of dihydrotestosterone on gastrointestinal tract of male Alzheimer’s disease
transgenic mice


      Sritulasi Karri, Veronica Acosta-Martinez & Gopalakrishnan Coimbatore




Effect of anti-depressants on neuro-behavioural consequences following impact accelerated traumatic brain injury in rats


      Radhakrishnan Mahesh, Dilip Kumar Pandey, Shruti Katiyar, Gaurav Kukade,
Shruti Viyogi & Anjuman Rudra




Hydroalcoholic extract of Emblica officinalis Gaertn. affords protection against PTZ-induced seizures, oxidative stress and cognitive impairment in rats


      Mahaveer Golechha, Jagriti Bhatia & Dharamvir  Singh Arya




Effect of Convolvulus pluricaulis Choisy. and Asparagus racemosus Willd on learning and memory in young and old mice: A comparative evaluation


      Komal Sharma, Maheep Bhatnagar & S K Kulkarni




Cysteine rich cyanopeptide b2 from Spirulina fussiformis exhibits plasmid DNA
pBR322 scission prevention and cellular antioxidant activity


      H Madhyastha & T M Vatsala




Anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory and anti-lipidperoxidant effects of
Cassia occidentalis Linn.


      G Sreejith, P G Latha, V J Shine, G I Anuja, S R Suja, S Sini, S Shyamal ,
S Pradeep , P Shikha & Rajasekharan



Effect of Cyclea peltata Lam. roots aqueous extract on glucose levels, lipid profile, insulin, TNF-a and skeletal muscle glycogen in type 2 diabetic rats


      H Kirana & B P Srinivasan




Effect of carnitine supplementation on mitochondrial enzymes in liver and skeletal muscle of rat after dietary lipid manipulation and physical activity


      Jyothsna Karanth & K Jeevaratnam




Racial divergence of a rare laboratory evolved centromeric fission Cytorace of
nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila


      Thongatabam Bijaya & Nallur B Ramachandra




Enhancement of magnetotactic bacterial yield in a modified MSGM medium without alteration of magnetosomes properties


      Srikanya Kundu & Gauri R Kulkarni




Book Review


Animal Cell Technology


      Sukh Mahendra Singh




Indian Journal of Experimental Biology in Open Access Mode

      The Indian Journal of Experimental Biology (IJEB) is now an open access journal in the repository, NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository (NOPR) [].
      Full text of all articles published in IJEB from 2006 onwards can now be accessed at NOPR in the open access mode. Papers in the current issue shall be uploaded immediately. Papers published in earlier years shall be added soon.
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