AMELIORATIVE POTENTIAL OF MELISSA OFFICINALE

AMELIORATIVE POTENTIAL OF MELISSA OFFICINALE AGAINST ARSENIC TRIOXIDE INDUCED HAEMATOLOGICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL ANOMALIES IN FISH, CHANNA PUNCTATUS (BLOCH, 1793) Shraddha Dwivedi1 and Sunil P. Trivedi2* 1 College of Fisheries Science and Research Centre, Etawah-206001 (Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur-208002), Uttar Pradesh, India 2 Environmental Toxicology and Bioremediation Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow- 226007,Uttar Pradesh, India [*Corresponding Author E mail : sat060523@gmail.com; trivedi_sp@lkouniv.ac.in] Received: 24-09-2018 Accepted: 01-10-2018 Abstract Present study aims to evaluate the ameliorative potential of ethanolic extract of Read More …

AMELIORATION BY SARPAGANDHA ROOT EXTRACT TO COUNTER DNA

AMELIORATION BY SARPAGANDHA ROOT EXTRACT TO COUNTER DNA DAMAGE INDUCED BY CARBOFURAN IN FISH USING RAPD TOOL Vidyanand Tiwari, Manoj Kumar and Sunil P. Trivedi* Environmental Toxicology & Bioremediation Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow-226007, India [Corresponding author E-mail*: sat060523@gmail.com] Received: 14-01-2016 Revised: 10-06-2016 Accepted: 12-06-2016 Abstract:  An assessment of ameliorative potential of Rauvolfia serpentina (Sarpagandha) root extract in fresh water food fish, Channa punctatus exposed to a carbamate pesticide, Carbofuran (CF) has been done for various haematological and biochemical parameters and Read More …

EFFICACY OF LAWSONIA INERMIS LEAVES EXTRACT AGAINST COPPER (CU++) TOXICITY INDUCED IN FISH CHANNA PUNCTATUS (BLOCH.)

EFFICACY OF LAWSONIA INERMIS LEAVES EXTRACT AGAINST COPPER (CU++) TOXICITY INDUCED IN FISH CHANNA PUNCTATUS (BLOCH.): A STUDY BASED ON CHROMOSOMAL ABERRATIONS Vivek Kumar and Sunil P. Trivedi* Environmental Toxicology & Bioremediation Laboratory (ETBL), *Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow- 226007 [email : vivekkumarsb@gmail.com; Corresponding aurhor* email : sat060523@gmail.com] Received: 04-03-2015 Revised: 21-05-2015 Accepted: 28-05-2015 Abstract: Lawsonia inermis, commonly known as ‘Henna’ or ‘Mehndi’, is an evergreen, medium sized shrub of the family Lythraceae. The leaves paste of this Read More …

ALTERATIONS IN HEPATIC ARCHITECTURE OF SNAKE- HEADED FISH, CHANNA PUNCTATUS

ALTERATIONS IN HEPATIC ARCHITECTURE OF SNAKE- HEADED FISH, CHANNA PUNCTATUS FOLLOWING SUBLETHAL EXPOSURE TO MALATHION Anuj Kumar Sawhney Dept of Zoology,Govt. P.G. College, Nalagarh, Distt. Solan, Himachal Pradesh,India Abstract: The fate of five doses (0.05, 0.10, 0.15, 0.20 and 0.25 mg/L) of the organophosphorous pesticide malathion was evaluated on hepatic architecture of Channa punctatus for 15 days after dosing. Cytopathological alterations like appearance of electron transparent vacuoles of unknown origin, lipofuscin pigment, marked increase in mitochondria and rough endoplasmic reticulum, Read More …