Biochemistry Department

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Peer reviewed Journals
1Chitosan Encapsulation Enhances the Bioavailability and Tissue Retention of Curcumin and Improves its Efficacy in Preventing B[a]P-induced Lung Carcinogenesis. Vinod Vijayakurup, Arun Kumar T Thulasidasan, Mohan Shankar G, Archana.P Retnakumari, C Devika Nandan, Jannet Somaraj, Jayesh Antony, Vijai V Alex, Vinod Balachandran, Vijayasteltar Liju, Sankar Sundaram, Vinod Kumar G S, and Ruby Anto. Cancer Prevention Research 2019 Apr;12(4):225-236, IF- 4.021, ISSN: 1940-6207.
2Heteronemin, a marine natural product, sensitizes acute myeloid leukemia cells towards cytarabine chemotherapy by regulating farnesylation of Ras. Minakshi Saikia, Archana P Retnakumari, Shabna Anwar, Nikhil P Anto, Rashmi Mittal, Shabna Shah, Kavya S Pillai, Balachandran S Vinod, Vidya Peter, Reeba Thomas and Ruby John Anto. Oncotarget. 2018; 9:18115-18127. IF- 5.168, ISSN: 1949-2553
3Sensitized Luminescence from novel pyrazolone based ?-diketonate complexes of Eu3+, D. B. Ambili Raj, S. V. Manoj, and B.S. Vinod, Bulletin of Pure & Applied Sciences- Section C, 2018,37: 64-69, ISSN 2320 320X
4Resveratrol chemosensitizes HER-2-overexpressing breast cancer cells to docetaxel chemoresistance by inhibiting docetaxel-mediated activation of HER-2–Akt axis. Balachandran S Vinod, H H Nair, V Vijayakurup, A Shabna, S Shah, A Krishna, K S Pillai, S Thankachan & R J Anto. Cell Death Discovery 1, (2015) ?doi:10.1038/cddiscovery.2015.61, ISSN 2058-7716
5Phytochemicals as Chemosensitizers: From Molecular Mechanism to Clinical Significance. Balachandran S Vinod, T T Maliekal and R J Anto. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2013 Apr 10; 18(11):1307-48. doi: 10.1089/ars.2012.4573. IF- 7.407
6Mechanistic evaluation of the signaling events regulating curcumin-mediatedchemosensitization of breast cancer cells to 5-fluorouracil. Balachandran S Vinod, Jayesh Antony, Haritha H.Nair, Vineshkumar T Puliyappadamba, Minakshi Saikia, Sai Shyam Narayanan, Arathy Bevin and Ruby John Anto. Cell Death Dis. 2013 Feb 21; 4: e505. doi: 10.1038/cddis.2013.26.ISSN-2041-4889 IF- 5.99
7Curcumin sensitizes breast cancer cells to 5-FU through thymidylate synthase- dependent downregulation of NF-?B. Haritha H Nair, Balachandran S Vinod, Jayesh Antony, Minakshi Saikia, Ruby John Anto, Journal of Carcinogenesis 01/2012; Vol.11(Supplement 1): pp-S31
8Nicotine-induced survival signaling in lung cancer cells is dependent on their p53 status while its downregulation by curcumin is independent. Vineshkumar T P, Vino T Cheriyan, Smitha V Bava, Arun Kumar T Thulasidas, Balachandran S Vinod, Priya R Prabhu, Ranji Varghese, Arathy Bevin, Shalini Venugopal and Ruby John Anto. Mol Cancer. 2010 Aug 20; 9:220. doi: 10.1186/1476-4598-9-220.IF- 3.779
9ATF2 maintains a subset of neural progenitors through CBF1/Notch independent Hes-1 expression and synergistically activates the expression of Hes-1 in Notch dependent neural progenitors. Rajendran Sanalkumar, Chandrasekharan Lalitha Indulekha, Thulasi Sheela Divya, Mundackal Sivaraman Divya, Ruby John Anto, Balachandran S Vinod, SasidharanVidyanand, Balusamy Jagatha, Shalini Venugopal, Jackson James, J Neurochem. 2010 May; 113(4):807-18. IF-4.337
10Studies on the anti-hyperlipidemic Properties of Averrhoa bilimbi fruit in rats. Ambili S, A and Nagarajan. N.S. Planta Med. 2009; 75: 55-58.
11Hypolipidemic, antioxidant and cytotoxic properties of Benincasa hispida fruit juice. Ambili S, Anilkumar S and Subramoniam A. Biomedicine 2007;27(2):72-76.
12Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor signaling as a therapeutic target in breast cancer. Balachandran S Vinod and Ruby John Anto, Amala Research Bulletin 2006, 26, 18-27.
13Prevention and treatment of hyperlipidemia with neutraceuticals and herbal drugs in: Medicinal plants: Ethno-botanical Approach. Ambili S and Subramoniam. A. Agrobios (India), Jodpur (2006) pg.(319-345). ISBN: 81-7754-253-2
 
Conference proceedings
 
1Involvement of Mitogen activated protein kinases in the activation of AP-1 in 5-FU treated breast cancer cells. BS Vinod, DB Ambiliraj, SV.Manoj & Ruby J Anto (2018), Proceedings of the National Seminar on New Horizons in Cancer Treatment and Prevention: From Bench to Bedside (Pg. No:68-71) organized by Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, SN College, Kollam, sponsored by DST (SERB) & KSCSTE held from 16th to 17th March 2018 held at SN College, Kollam, ISBN 978-93-5300-765-2
2Evaluation of the Chemosensitizing efficacy of Curcumin in 5-Fu chemotherapy against breast cancer. Swetha. M, Haritha H Nair, Liju V B, Aiswarya U.S, S Vinod and Ruby John Anto, Proceedings of the National Seminar on New Horizons in Cancer Treatment and Prevention: From Bench to Bedside organized by Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, SN College, Kollam, sponsored by DST (SERB) & KSCSTE held from 16th to 17th March 2018 held at SN College, Kollam, ISBN 978-93-5300-765-2
3Chemosensitization as a strategy to overcome chemoresistance and side effects of Docetaxel; an Invitro study. BS Vinod, Haritha H Nair, V Vinod, A Shabna, S Shabna & Ruby J Anto (2017) National seminar on recent trends in advanced chemistry research (RTACR-2017) organized by Dept. Of Chemistry on 25th and 26th may 2017 sponsored by DST (SERB) & KSCSTE at Sree Narayana College, Kollam. ISBN 978-93-5268-873-9
4HER-2-Akt signaling axis regulates the efficacy of resveratrol in chemosensitizing HER-2-over-expressing breast cancer cells to docetaxel. Haritha H Nair, BS Vinod, V Vinod, Aiswarya U.S, Vijai V.Alex, Nesteena K.N, Ruby John Anto, at International Conference on Nutraceuticals and Chronic Diseases sponsored by Society for Nutraceuticals and Chronic diseases & IIT, Guwahati, Assam on September 1st – 3rd 2017

Biochemistry Department