Research & Reviews | Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry | Open Acce

e-ISSN: 2321-6182 p-ISSN: 2347-2332

Editorial Board

Jagadeesh Singh S D

Editor-in-Chief 
Jagadeesh Singh S D
Department of Pharmacognosy
East Point College of Pharmacy
Bangalore
Karnataka
India

 
Biography :
 Biography
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 Pharmacognosy

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Ganapaty S

Editor-in-Chief
Ganapaty S
Principal- HOD
GITAM Institute of Pharmacy
Visakhapatnam, A.P

 
Biography :

Prof.S.Ganapaty served Andhra University as a Principal, AU College of Pharmaceutical Sciences during 2010-13 and retired as the Rector of Andhra University in 2013. Obtained Sri J.J.Rao award for best Ph.D. thesis in 1987; received Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan best academician award in 2006; best researcher award in 2007 and pharmacy teacher of the year, a National award (APTI) in 2007. Supervised 40 Ph.D. theses, published more than 150 research papers in reputed National and International journals; having 2 patents to his credit.

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Research Interest :

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

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Koppala Narayana Sunil Kumar

Executive Editor
Koppala Narayana Sunil Kumar
Senior Research Officer
SDM Centre for Research in Ayurveda and Allied Sciences
Karnataka, INDIA
Tel: +91-8050230864

 
Biography :

Dr.Koppala Narayana Sunil Kumar, Senior Research Officer-Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry at SDM Centre for Research in Ayurveda and Allied Sciences (AYUSH Centre of Excellence, and DSIR recognized SIROs) Udupi. Received Ph.D. in ‘Pharmacognosy and Chemistry – Interdisciplinary’ from The University of Madras, a public state University located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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Research Interest :

Taxonomy: Identification medicinal plants used in Indian systems of medicine in fresh and dried form;Pharmacognosy: Macro-, microscopic examination of raw drugs, quantitative microscopy, camera lucida drawing and photomicrography;Phytochemistry: Testing, extraction, isolation and characterization of phyto-constituents;Standardization: Derivation of Pharmacopoeial standards and preparation of monographs for medicinal materials;Quality control: Testing protocol for different dosage forms of Indian Systems of Medicine.

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Saumendu Deb Roy

Editorial Board Member
Saumendu Deb Roy
Managing Partner
Chemihive
Deshapriya Road, Silchar
India
Tel: 9435071898

 
Biography :

Mr.Saumendu Deb Roy, Managing Partner at CHEMIHIVE-Medico-Surgical Business House.Worked as Asst. Prof with Girijananda Chowdhury Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Guwahati with total experience of 4Yrs 6mnths.3 & a Half year with W.H.O in their RNTCP programme as Senior Treatment Supervisor, Silchar, Assam. Was responsible for Reporting Quarterly about the implementation of the Programme in the Sub District under his jurisdiction. Was responsible for compilation of District wise Quarterly Reports for Forwarding to Central TB Division & to WHO Consultant. Was responsible for training of ANM, other Health Staff & community volunteers regarding the RNTCP programme and its Implementation. Was associated with AIDS control Programme and VCTC at Silchar Medical College.

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Research Interest :

Pharmacology and Toxicology ;Phytopharmacology;Antimicrobial;Antinoeciceptive ;Antiinflamatory

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Nianping Feng

Editorial Board Member
Nianping Feng
Professor and Director
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Pharmacy
Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
China

 
Biography :

Dr. Nianping Feng is currently a full Professor and the Director of Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He received his Ph. D from China Pharmaceutical University in June 1997 and joined Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in October 1998. From September 2012 to September 2013, Dr. Feng worked as a Senior Research Scientist at Purdue University. He serves Editorial board as well as Scientific Advisory Board for quite a few peer-reviewed journals, and has published more than 100 peer-reviewed articles.

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Research Interest :

His research interests are now broadly in the area of pharmaceutical sciences, including novel drug delivery systems for natural anticancer drugs, nanotechnologies for TCM drugs, and dosage forms and pharmacokinetics of Chinese herbal medicines.

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Gdula-Argasińska Joanna Ewa

Editorial Board Member
Gdula-Argasinska Joanna Ewa
Assistant professor
Department of Radioligands
Jagiellonian University Medical College
Poland.

 
Biography :

Gdula-Argasinska Joanna Ewa completed her BSc (environmental protection - environmental chemistry) in1993, MSc (environmental protection - environmental biology) in 1998 and also awarded Ph.D (biology, ecology and ecotoxicology) Jagiellonian University in 2003. Supervised 14 MSc students, 1 BSc student, Faculty of Pharmacy Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland and also supervised 6 BSc students, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University. Presently working as Assistant professor in Department of Radioligands, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jagiellonian University Medical College since, October 2011.

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Research Interest :

Lipids, fatty acids, inflammation, environmental stress, cancer, lipids signaling, regulation of genes expression, lipidomics, eicosanoids, endocannabinoids, pro-resolving mediators, natural products.

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FAROUK EL-SABBAN

Editorial Board Member
Farouk El-Sabban
Professor of Nutrition and Physiology
College of Life Sciences
Kuwait University
Kuwait

 
Biography :

Dr. Farouk El-Sabban is a Professor of Nutrition and Physiology at the College of Life Sciences, Kuwait University, since September 2003. Dr. El-Sabban established the Department of Family Sciences (currently is known as Food Science and Nutrition) – the only entity that grants the B.Sc. degree in Food Science and in Nutrition in Kuwait. Prior to joining Kuwait University, he held the position of Senior Staff Scientist at the American Heart Association, Dallas, Texas, USA. Dr. El-Sabban earned his B.Sc. degree from the Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, in 1963 and earned his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in nutritional science at the Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, USA, in 1968 and 1970 - respectively. His experience in academia is vast and spans over many countries: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, United States of America, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia and Kuwait. Dr. El-Sabban is a scientist who published many scientific articles, presented papers in conferences, a reviewer for many journals and has extensive professional affiliations. He is a seasoned educator who also has a vast experience in academic administration.

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Research Interest :

Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Nutrition, Physiology and Public Health.

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Sanu Augustine

Editorial Board Member
Dr. Sanu Augustine
Traditional Indian Therapist
London, Ontario
Canada

 
Biography :

Dr. Sanu Augustine offer Naturopathic services, along with Traditional Indian Therapies such as Ayurveda, Kalari, and Yoga. He had more than 13 years of experience in different therapeutic fields in India and Canada. He renders service for people with issues such as arthritis, sprains, accident recovery, circulation problems, weight management, all stages of pregnancy and post-delivery, developmental issues, migraine, sinus, sleep disorders, stress and many more health problems.

In 2015, he received a Doctorate in Natural Medicine from the World Board of Natural Medicine (WBNM), Canada. Prior to this, in 2007, he achieved Master of Social Work (medical and psychiatric) from Mangalore University, India. In addition, in 2005, he completed BSc in Botany from MG University, India, and three years prior to that Diploma in Ayurveda and Yoga from Bharat Sevak Samaj, India. He also trained for more than 12 years in Kalaripayattu (Traditional Martial Arts in South India). At 17 years of age he became a Trainer of Kalari Martial Arts and had more than a hundred students whom he taught this ancient form of self-defence and Kalari Marma Treatments. After receiving diploma in Ayurveda, he worked for more than three years as an Ayurvedic Practitioner at DS Hospital in India and then work as a Yoga Trainer and Traditional Healer at Malandu Social Service Society.

Currently his practice is located at London, Ontario, Canada. There he is incorporating traditional Indian therapeutic skills, education and experience to assist people in achieving optimal health.

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Song Gao

Editorial Board Member
Song Gao
Assistant Professor
University of Houston
China

 
Biography :

My primary research interests focus on drug absorption, metabolism, and drug-drug interaction. In order to understand the ADME of drugs, I am using a variety of biological models including Caco-2 cell, intestinal perfusion, microsomes and S9 fractions that are enriched in metabolic enzymes and whole animals such as mice and rats to determine the ADME performances of active components in the natural products. I am also interested in the analysis of herbal medicines. I have been engaged in many different areas of herbal research ranging from screening to isolation, structure elucidation, partial and total synthesis of bioactive molecules and characterizing the criteria of herbal and herbal mixtures.

 Biography
Research Interest :

• Disposition of components in herbal medicines.

• Bioanalysis of small molecules (drug and drug metabolites) and large molecules (drug metabolism enzymes and transporters)

• Identification and total synthesis of bioactive natural products

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Devdutt Chaturvedi

Editorial Board Member
Devdutt Chaturvedi
Research professor At Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry
Amity University
India

 

 
Biography :

Dr. Devdutt Chaturvedi obtained his Ph. D. degree in Medicinal Chemistry, from the Medicinal Chemistry Division of the Central Drug Research Institute (CSIR), Lucknow, India. Thereafter, He worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow (2003-2005) at the University of Georgia, USA. Later on, he has also worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow (2005-2006) at the Institute of Organic Chemistry, University of Goettingen, Germany. He returned to India and worked shortly as a Senior Postdoctoral Fellow (2006-2007) at the Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology (I. I. T.), Madras and as a Scientist (2007-2011) at the Bioorganic Chemistry Division, Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (CSIR), Jammu and Natural Products Chemistry Division, North- East Institute of Science and Technology (CSIR), Jorhat-785006, Assam. He has worked on several areas of organic synthesis and medicinal chemistry such as design and synthesis of novel classes of antidiabetic, antifertility, antitubercular, anti-inflammatory, hypolipedemic, anti-HIV/HBV, anti-cancer, antimalarial, antimicrobial, anti-alzheimer agents wherein he has investigated various kinds of structurally diverse synthetic/natural molecules such as steroids, terpenoids, nucleosides, structurally diverse heterocycles, carbamates and related compounds. He has published more than 70 research papers (containing more than 700 citations, with h-index = 20) in reputed international journals and filed 11 patents. He is the reviewer of several leading international journals of different publishers such as American Chemical Society (ACS), Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), Science Direct Journals, Theime journals, Japanese journals, Wiley Interscience journals, Bentham Science journals, Taylor & Francis journals, Hindawi Publishers journals, etc. His work has further been recognized from the various kinds of awards such as Most Cited Paper Award (2006-2009) for one of his Tetrahedron Letters publication, Young Scientist Award (2008-2009) from the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, Highest Impact Factor Award (2009-2010) for publishing a review article in Chemical Society Reviews ( I. F. = 28.76) from the North-East Institute of Science and Technology (CSIR), Jorhat, Assam, India and DST-Fast Track Young Scientist Award (2010) from the Govt. of India. Recently, He has also worked as a Guest Editor, for publishing a hot topic issue entitled “ Organic synthesis using green reaction media” for a leading international journal “Current Organic Synthesis” ( I. F. = 3.95) published by Bentham Science Publishers, Ltd. He has also been invited to become a member of editorial board of several international journals. He is presently working as a Research Professor, at the Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, Amity Institute of Pharmacy, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow Campus, Lucknow, U. P., India, on the design and synthesis of novel class of bioactive natural/semisynthetic/synthetic molecules for the treatment of various diseases employing novel synthetic methodologies and has been associated with the chemistry and biology of organic carbamates since more than a decade. Selected Publications (Out of more than 70 research publications)

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Research Interest :

Chemistry;Organic Synthesis;Medicinal Chemistry Antidiabetic;Antifertility

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Roslida Abd Hamid

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Roslida Abd Hamid
Associate Professor
Putra University
Malaysia

 
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Mandumpal Chacko Sabu

Editorial Board Member
Mandumpal Chacko Sabu
Assistant Professor
UCSI university
Malaysia

 
Biography :
 Biography
Research Interest :

Antimicrobial, anti-mutagenicity, antidiabetic, glucose uptake & GLUT4 transport studies; drug bioavailability studies; In vitro and in vivo toxicity study; Extraction, isolation and purification of medicinal plants

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Srinivas Rao Chennamaneni

Editorial Board Member
Srinivas Rao Chennamaneni
Director, Pharmacology and Pharmacokinetics 
Veena LLC Research Associate
University of Utah,Salt Lake City-84132
United States
Tel: 8019039022

 
Biography :

Dr. Rao received his PhD from one of the topnotch pharmacy schools in India, University College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kakatiya University, Andhra Pradesh, India. He taught human anatomy, physiology and pharmacology to BS pharmacy students for more than 3 years. Post PhD, he worked for Drug Discovery and Development giants, Lupin Research Park, Lupin Limited, and Advinus Therapeutics Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK) division from 2006 to 2010. He began with the Dr. Bala Ambati lab in 2010, as a Postdoctoral Fellow, and continuing his research activities as Director, Pharmacology and Pharmacokinetics, iVeena LLC, and as Research Associate at John A Moran Eye Center, University of Utah. Dr. Rao is playing a key role in design and development of a novel Bioerodible Dexamethasone Implants (BDI) to provide targeted (local) and sustained release of dexamethasone during the critical postoperative time period, thus eliminating the need for topical steroid drops after cataract surgery. Dr. Rao is the co-inventor on 2 patents and published several papers in international peer-reviewed journals and his work is cited in the biomedical literature by colleagues all over the world. Dr. Rao is a peer reviewer for more than ten international journals and serving in the editorial and advisory boards of several pharmaceutical and bio-medical journals.

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Research Interest :

Design and development of a novel Bioerodible Dexamethasone Implants (BDI)

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PRAMOD YEOLE

Editorial Board Member
Pramod Yeole

Professor and Principal
Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (IPER) Wardha,Maharashtra.
Tel:094221 40127

 
Biography :

Dr. P. G. Yeole, graduated from Mumbai university and accomplished a PG. degree and doctoral degree from the from Pune and Nagpur university respectively. His career span includes 29 years of being a principal to Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Wardha, Maharashtra till date and 32 years of teaching. Under his dynamic leadership, IPER now conducts Diploma, Degree, Postgraduate and doctoral programmes in Pharmaceuitical sciences and has also achieved an ISO 9001:2000 certification for IPER. The National Board of Accreditation of All India Council of Technical Education accredited B.Pharm. Programme conducted by IPER twice. Very recently IPER is accredited by NAAC with Grade “A”. Around 100 presentations in international and national conferences, chairing/co-chairing 20 scientific sessions, 54 publications, 18 research articles, 3 text books and 3 patents to his credit, all contribute to his unparalleled success. He has successfully guided 65 M. Pharm students and 14 doctoral students, 6 Ph.D students are working under his supervision.

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Research Interest :

Herbal formulations: their standardization and formulation Oral dosage forms: including floating dosage forms, matrix tablets, rapid disintegrating tablets and dispersible tablets. Novel drug delivery systems: Organogels, Transdermal therapeutic systems, Ocular inserts and mucoadhesive nasal delivery and buccoadhesive systems.

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Fathy Kandeel EL Fiky
Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Alexandria
Department of Pharmacognosy
Alexandria,Egypt

 
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Dinesh Kumar
Assistant Professor
Division of Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry
Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Kurukshetra University
Kurukshetra, Haryana, India
Tel:9466772500

 
Biography :

" Mr.Dinesh Kumar has received his M.Pharm in Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry from Poona College of Pharmacy, Pune (Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune.He has working experience of Approximately Ten years and 2 months Experience of teaching to B.Pharmacy/ M. Pharmacy & two years to M. Sc. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)He received UGC sponsored research project grant on “Chemical and Biological screening of Selected medicinal Plants” (F.No. 39-955/2010).He has published total 70 articles in reputed International and National Journals."

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Eduardo José Caldeira

Executive Editor
Eduardo José Caldeira

Department of Morphology and Basic Pathology
Faculty of Medicine of Jundiaí
Jundiaí, São Paulo
Brazil

 
Biography :

Eduardo José Caldeira was graduated in Odontologist (1997), Master's Degree in Cell Biology (2003) from State University of Campinas, DDS in Cell Biology (2006) and also awarded PhD from The Center for the Study of Venoms and Venomous Animals in 2010. He has 17 years teaching Experience for under-graduate and post-graduate students; 87 International Publications and Presentations; 32 Papers; 54 Lectures and Posters. He awarded as Development of the Faculty of Medicine of Jundiaí, Faculty of Medicine of Jundiaí, São Paulo, Brazil and Votes of Congratulations by Advances in Scientific Research, Town Council of Jundiaí.

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Research Interest :

Experimental Diabetes, Cell and Molecular Biology, Medicine, Hormonal Therapy, New Drugs, Immunomodulation Therapy, Pharmacology

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Fabiana Fuentes León

Faculty

Department of Plants Biology

University of Havana

 
Biography :

Fabiana Fuentes León is currently working for Department of Plants Biology, at the Faculty of Biology, University of Havana. She is presently handling "Evaluation of Antigenotoxicity of plants extracts against UV damage induced Genotoxicology" project.

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Research Interest :

Plants, Biology, cytotoxicity, genotoxicity

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Alireza Heidari

Editorial Board Member

Alireza Heidari

President

American International Standards Institute (AISI), Irvine, California, USA

 
Biography :

Dr. Alireza Heidari is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Chemistry. He has got his Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees form California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. He has double postdocs in Project Management and also in Nanochemistry and Molecular Structure Theory. He is currently Board of Directors Member at Pishtaz Lian Chemi Company, Qazvin, Iran.

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Research Interest :

Biophysical Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Quantum Chemistry, Biomolecular and Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modeling and Structure, Theoretical, Computational and Mathematical Chemistry, Ab initio and Density Functional Methods.

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Bipin Chandra Joshi

Editorial Board Member

Bipin Chandra Joshi

Assistant Professor

LSM Govt. Post Graduate College, Uttarakhand, India

 
Biography :

Joshi has received his Ph.D from Lucknow University in Chemistry. He is currently member of various scientific Societies like Indian Science Congress Association, International Society for Herbal Medicine, American Chemical Society (ACS).

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Research Interest :

Isolation, characterization and biological activity of compounds from natural resources

NMR spectroscopy

SPE, HPLC, LC-MS, GC-MS and other modern spectroscopy.

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Amrutha Valli Audipudi

Editorial Board Member

Amrutha Valli Audipudi

 Assistant Professor

Department of Microbiology

Acharya Nagarjuna University, India

 
Biography :

Amrutha has received her Ph.D in Plant Molecular Biology from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, India. She has authored more than 30 publications on pharmacognosy, biotechnology, pharmaceutical research in various journals.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Identification of sustainable primary producers and bacterial prebiotics.

Characterization and control of microbial and fungal diseases of crop plants

Isolation of Bio active compounds

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