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Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute
An Institution under Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment

Publications

Research papers

  1. Renjith Rajan, Sibi C. Varghese, Rajani Kurup, Roja Gopalakrishnan, Ramaswamy Venkataraman, Krishnan Satheeshkumar, Sabulal Baby. Search for camptothecin-yielding Ophiorrhiza species from southern Western Ghats in India. A HPTLC-densitometry study. Industrial Crops and Products 2012 (doi: 10.1016/j.indcrop. 2012.07.054).
  2. A. Subramoniam, V.V. Asha, S. Ajikumaran Nair, P. S. Sreejit, P. Sureshkumar, K. Rajendran, D. Karunagaran, K. Ramalingam. Chlorophyll revisited: anti-inflammatory activities of chlorophyll a and inhibition of expression of TNF-a gene by the same. Inflammation 2012 35: 959-966.
  3. Gopan Raj, Rajani Kurup, Abdul Azeez Hussain, Sabulal Baby. Distribution of naphthoquinones, plumbagin, droserone, and 5-O-methyl droserone in chitin-induced and uninduced Nepenthes khasiana: molecular events in prey capture. Journal of Experimental Botany 2011 62: 5429-5436.
  4. Soniamol Joseph, K. K. Janardhanan, Varughese George, Sabulal Baby. A new epoxidic ganoderic acid and other phytoconstituents from Ganoderma lucidum. Phytochemistry Letters 2011 4: 386-388.
  5. Munduvelil Thomas Thomas, Rajani Kurup, Anil John Johnson, Sreeja Purushothaman Chandrika, Paravanparampil Jacob Mathew, Mathew Dan, Sabulal Baby. Elite geno-/chemotypes, with high contents of madecassoside and asiaticoside, from sixty accessions of Centella asiatica of south India and the Andaman Islands: for cultivation and utility in cosmetic and herbal drug applications. Industrial Crops and Products 2010 32: 545-550. [Dr. P. D. Sethi Award, 2010]
  6. Anil J. Johnson, R. Arun Kumar, Sherin A. Rasheed, Sreeja P. Chandrika, Arun Chandrasekhar, Sabulal Baby, Appian Subramoniam. Antipyretic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities of two major chromenes from Melicope lunu-ankenda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2010 130: 267-271.
  7. B. Sabulal, Gopan Raj, A. Muhammad Thaha, Mathew Dan. Volatile chemistry of a plant: mono-sesquiterpenoid pattern in the growth cycle of Curcuma haritha. Flavour and Fragrance Journal 2009 25: 35-40.
  8. Baby Sabulal, Mathew Dan, Anil John J, Rajani Kurup, Sreeja Purushothaman Chandrika and Varughese George. Phenylbutanoid-rich Rhizome Oil of Zingiber neesanum from Western Ghats in South India. Flavour and Fragrance Journal 2007 22: 521-524.
  9. Baby Sabulal, Mathew Dan, Anil John J, Rajani Kurup, Nediyamparambu Sukumaran Pradeep, Renju Krishna Valsamma and Varughese George. Caryophyllene-rich Rhizome Oil of Zingiber nimmonii from South India: Chemical Characterization and Antimicrobial Activity. Phytochemistry 2006 67: 2469-2473. [Elsevier Science Direct Top 25 Article in Phytochemistry]
  10. Simonsen, H. T., Nordskjold, J. B., Smitt, U. W., Nymann, U., Pushpangadan, P., Joshi, P. and George, V. In vitro screening of Indian medicinal plants for antiplasmodial effect. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2001 74: 195-204.
  11. Nyman, U., Joshi, P., Madsen, L. B., Pedersen, T. B., Pinstrup, M., Rajasekharan, S., George, V., and Pushpangadan, P. Ethnomedical information and in vitro screening for angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition of plants utilized as traditional medicines in Gujrat, Rajasthan and Kerala (India). Journal of Ethnopharmacology 1998 60: 247-263.
  12. Brinda, S., Smitt, U. W., George, V., Pushpangadan, P., Rajasekharan, S., Duus, J. O., Nyman, U., Olsen, C. E., and Jaroszewski, J. W. Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors from Jasminum azoricum and Jasminum grandiflorum. Planta Medica 1998 64: 246-250.

Chapters in Books (Selected)

  1. B. Sabulal, Chemical Composition and Antimicrobial Properties of Essential Oils from India. In: Essential Oils as Natural Food Additives. Composition, Applications, Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Properties. Ed. L. Valgimigli, Nova Science Publishing, New York, 2012, pp. 173-265.
  2. Chemistry and Therapeutic Potential of Chaulmoogra Oil. K. B. Rameshkumar, A. Hisham and P. G. Latha. In: Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants. Vol. 33. Fixed Oils and Fats of Pharmaceutical Importance. Ed. J. N. Govil, Studium Press, LLC, USA, 2012, pp. 339-356.
  3. B. Sabulal and V. George, Essential Oils and New Antimicrobial Strategies, In: New Strategies Combating Bacterial Infection. Ed. Iqbal Ahmad, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim. 2008, pp. 165-203.

Patents (Selected)

  1. A novel herbal aphrodisiac prepared using Vanda tessellata, an orchid. Inventors: A. Subramoniam, P.K. Sureshkumar, A. Gangaprasad, J. Radhika, Mathew John and K.B. Arun, Patent application submitted 2010.
  2. A process for preparation of novel herbal medicinal composition for cancer treatment from Janakiya arayalpatra root and Trichopus zeylanicus leaves. Inventors: Appian Subramoniam, Sreedharan Rajasekharan, Palpu Pushpangadan, Varughese George, Gopalapillai Sreekandan Nair. Patent no. 193609 of 2006.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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