Pharmacognosy Research Lab


Research Overview:

  • Phytochemical investigation of medicinal plants
  • Antidiabetic activity studies of medicinal plants
  • In-vitro antioxidant and antimicrobial activities
  • Isolatio, purification and characterization of protein from plant sources

Faculty associated:

  • Dr. Goutam Ghosh
  • Dr. Debajyoti Das

Associate/Scholars associated

  • Priyanka Dash
  • Pritipadma Panda
  • Chandan Das
  • Tripti Sharma
  • Durgesh Ranjan Kar
  • Laxmidhar Maharana
  • Abhisek Pal
  • Debasmita Dubey

Publications

  1. Pritipadma Panda, Priyanka Dash & Goutam Ghosh, Chemometric profile, antioxidant and tyrosinase inhibitory activity of Camel’s foot creeper leaves (Bauhinia vahlii), Natural Product Research.2017, 32(5) 1-4. (Impact factor-1.83, In press)
  2. Priyanka Dash, Pritipadma Panda, Goutam Ghosh. Free Radical Scavenging Activities and Nutritional Value of Lagenaria siceraria: A nutriment creeper. Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions A: Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40995-017-0349-z. (Springer, Impact factor-0.217
  3. Priyanka Dash, Goutam Ghosh. Amino acid composition, antioxidant and functional properties of protein hydrolysates from Cucurbitaceae seeds. Journal of food Science & technology. 2017;54(13):4162-4172.(Springer, Impact factor-1.2, SCI indexed)
  4. Priyanka Dash, Goutam Ghosh. Amino acid profiling and antimicrobial activity of Cucurbita moschata and Lagenaria siceraria seed protein hydrolysates. Natural Product Research.  2017.8:1-4. (Taylor and Francis, Impact Factor- 1.83, SCI indexed).
  5. Priyanka Dash, Goutam Ghosh. Fractionation, amino acid profiles, antimicrobial and free radical scavenging activities of C. lanatus seed protein. Natural Product Research. 2017;31(24):2945-2947. (Taylor and Francis, Impact Factor- 1.83, SCI indexed).
  6. Pratap Keshari Pattnaik, Dattatreya Kar, Hiranyamayee Chhatol, Sajad Shahbaz, Goutam Ghosh and Ananya Kuanar, Chemometric profile & antimicrobial activities of leaf extract of Calotropis proceara and Calotropis gigantea, Natural Product Research, 2016, (Impact factor-1.83, Accepted)
  7. Priyanka Dash, Goutam Ghosh. Proteolytic and antioxidant activity of protein fractions of seeds of Cucurbita moschata. Food Bioscience. 2017, 18, 1-8.(Elsevier, Impact factor-1.964)
  8. Chandan Das, Goutam Ghosh, Debajyoti Das, Ayurvedic liquid dosage form Asava and Arista: An overview, Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, 2016, 51 (2): 169-175. (Impact factor-0.270, SCI expended)
  9. Chandan Das, Goutam Ghosh, Debajyoti Das. Physico-chemical Standardization of Asava and Arista Formulations: An OverviewInt. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res., 2017, 43(1):193-201.
  10. Mohanty, C. Das, G. Ghosh, P. K. Sahu,  Antimicrobial Potential of Methanolic Extract of Barringtonia acutangula (L.) Gaertn Fruits., Research & Reviews: A Journal of Pharmacognosy, 2016, 3(3), 13-18
  11. Maharana L, Pattnaik S, Kar DM, Ghosh G,  Antidiabetic Potential of Aerial Parts of Mollugo pentaphylla L. and Characterization of a β-Amyrin Type of Triterpenoid, International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemical Research 2016; 8(6); 1060-1065
  12. Arnabaditya Mohanty, Debajyoti Das, Goutam Ghosh, Pratap Kumar Sahu, Barringtonia acutangula: Ethnobotanical and Phytopharmacological Review, Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res., 2016, 38(1): 22-29.
  13. Mohanty A, Das C, Ghosh G, Sahu P K, Pharmacognostical and Physico-Chemical Studies of Barringtonia acutangula Fruit, International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemical Research 2016; 8(5); 710-721
  14. Pritipadma Panda, Abhisek Pal, Laxmidhar Maharana and Goutam Ghosh, Antibacterial and antioxidant activities of methanolic extract of Bauhinia racemosa, International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Scopus, 2016, 8 (2), 277-281.
  15. Goutam Ghosh and Debajyoti Das, An overview on therapeutic potential and phytochemistry of Sida rhombifolia Linn., International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research, 2015, 32(1), 209-216.  (Scopus)
  16. Priyanka Dash, Laxmidhar Maharana, Goutam Ghosh, Proteolytic and Milk Clotting Activity of Fractionated Protein of Lagenaria siceraria, Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 2015, 5 (12), 86-91, (Scopus)
  17. Monali P. Mishra, Sibanarayan Rath, Shasank S. Swain, Goutam Ghosh, Debajyoti Das, Rabindra N. Padhy, In-vitro antibacterial activity of crude extracts of 9 selected medicinal plants against UTI causing MDR bacteria, Journal of King Saud University-Science, 2015, In Press  (Elsevier).
  18. Pritipadma Panda, Sikha Singh, Avisek Pal and Goutam Ghosh, Antibacterial and immunomodulatory activities of methanolic extract of Bauhinia vahlii, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 2015, 6(3), 655-660. (Scopus)
  19. Chandan Das, Priyanka Debta, Debajyoti Das, Goutam Ghosh, Cytomorphological and physico-chemical studies of sida rhombifolia. International journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2015, 7 (10):46-56. (Scopus)
  20. Chandan Das, Prateekshya Mishra, Debajyoti Das, Laxmidhar Maharana, Goutam Ghosh, Development of Quality Control Parameters for Standardization of Triumfetta Rhomboidea, International journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemical Research, 2015, 7 (5):934-942. (Scopus)
  21. Priyanka Dash, Goutam Ghosh, Proteolytic and milk clotting activity of fractionated protein of Citrullus lanatus, International journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2015, 7(11). (Scopus)
  22. Pritipadma Panda, Debajyoti Das, Priyanka Das  and Goutam Ghosh, Therapeutic potential of bauhinia racemosa- a mini review, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, 2015, 32(2), 169-179. (Scopus)
  23. Goutam Ghosh, Suprava Sahoo, Debajyoti Das, Debasmita Dubey,Rabindra N Padhy, Antibacterial and Antioxidant Activities of Methanol Extract and Fractions of Clerodendrum viscosum Vent. Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources. 2014, 5 (2), 134-142.(NISCAIR, Scopus)
  24. Goutam Ghosh, Pritipadma Panda, Meera Rath, Tripti Sharma, Abhisek Pal, Debajyoti Das, GC-MS analysis of bioactive compounds in the methanol extract of clerodendrum viscosum leaves, Pharmacognosy Research, 2015, 7(1), 110-113. (Pubmed, Scopus)
  25. Nalini Kanta Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu Srinivasa Rao, N Sandhya Rani and Goutam Ghosh. Solid phase extraction and quantification of Diclofenac sodium in Human Plasma by liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Analytical Chemistry. 2015, 70 (4), 424-430 (Springer) Impact factor-0. 820)
  26. Debasmita Dubey, Rajashree Patnaik, Goutam Ghosh, Rabindra N Padhy. In-vitro antibacterial activity, Gas Chromatography—Mass Spectrometry analysis of Woodfordia fruticosa Kurz. leaf extract and post toxicity testing with in-vitro cultured lymphocytes from human umbilical cord blood. Osong Public Health and Research Perspectives. 2014, 5(5), 298-312.  (Elsevier)
  27. Tripti Sharma, Priyanka Dash, Debajyoti Das and Goutam Ghosh. Kinetic and thermodynamic studies of purified protein isolated from Euphoria tirucalli latex, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. Vol 7, Issue 5, 2014, 275-278. (Scopus)
  28. Ayon Bhattacharya, Goutam Ghosh, Divya Agarwal, Pratap Kumar Sahu, Sanjay Kumar and Sudhanshu Sekhar Mishra. GC-MS profiling of ethanolic extract of Moringa oleifera leaf. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences. 2014, 5 (4), 263-275. (Scopus)
  29. D.R.Kar, G.Ghosh, P.Dash, D. Das and P.K.Sahu. GC-MS profiling and antifertility activity of methanolic extract of Avicennia alba in female rats. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences. 2014, 5(6), 441-449. (Scopus)
  30. Nalini Kanta Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu Srinivasa Rao, N Sandhya Rani, JNV Indira Devi and Goutam Ghosh. Validation of assay indicating method development of meloxicam in bulk and some of its tablet dosage forms by RP-HPLC. SpringerPlus.  2014, 18(3), 95.( Impact factor 1.1, Springer, Scopus)
  31. Nalini K Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu S Rao, N.Sandhya Rani, J.N.V.Indira Devi and Goutam Ghosh. Validation of assay indicating method development of clopidogrel in bulk and some of its tablet dosage forms by RP-HPLC. Journal of Taibah University for Science. Xxx (2014) xxx-xxx (Elsevier, Scopus)
  32. Nalini K Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu S Rao and Goutam Ghosh. Extraction and quantification of Lornoxicam in human plasma by Liquid-Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry in positive ion mode. Asian Journal of Chemistry. 2014, 26(12). (Scopus. I.F-0.450)
  33. Nalini K Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu S Rao, J Indira Devi and Goutam Ghosh. Development and Validation of a LC-MS/MS Method for Quantitative Analysis of Naproxen in Human Plasma after Liquid liquid extraction. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 2014; 13 (9): 1503-1510 (ISI Impact factor-0.589)
  34. Nalini K Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu S Rao, J Indira Devi and Goutam Ghosh. Validation of assay indicating method development of simvastin in bulk and its tablet dosage form by RP-HPLC. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science. 2014, 4(01), 117-122. (Scopus)
  35. D.R.Kar, G. Ghosh and P.K.Sahu. Estrogenic Effect of Methanolic Extract of Avicennia alba Blume. Aerial Parts in Female Wistar Albino Rats. Pharmacognosy journal. 2014, 6(4), 53-58. (Scopus)
  36. S. Pattanaik, L.Adhikari, G.Ghosh, S.C.Si, and S.S.Naik. Antioxidant activity and Estimation of quercetin from methanolic extract of Euphorbia nerifolia by RP-HPLC. Asian Journal of Chemistry.in press ((Scopus. I.F-0.450)
  37. D.R.Kar, G. Ghosh, P.Sudhir Kumar and P. K. Sahu. Analgesic and antipyretic activities of the methanolic extract of aerial parts of Avicennia alba Blume. International Journal of PharmTech Research. 2014, 6(3), 874-879. (Scopus)
  38. D.R.Kar, P. Sudhir Kumar, G. Ghosh and P. K.Sahu. Isolation and characterization of flavone from the aerial parts of Avicennia alba Blume. Oriental Journal of Chemistry. 2014, 30 (2), 705-711 (Scopus)
  39. Durgesh Ranjan Kar, Sudhanshu Sekhar Rout, Goutam Ghosh, Priyanka Dash, PratapKumar Sahu.  Evaluation of estrogenic activity of methanolic extract of Mikania scandens. Journal of Pharmacy Research.  2014, 8(5), 665-669. (Scopus)
  40. Nalini K Sahoo, Madhusmita Sahu, Podilapu S Rao and Goutam Ghosh. Validation of stability indicating RP-HPLC method for the estimation of Mesalamine in bulk and tablet dosage form. Pharmaceutical Methods. 2013, 4, 56-61. (Elsevier).
  41. Suprava Sahoo*, Goutam Ghosh, Debajyoti Das and Sanghamitra Nayak. Phytochemical investigation and in vitro antioxidant activity of an indigenous medicinal plant Alpinia nigra B.L. Burtt. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine. 2013, 3(11), 871-876. (Elsevier)
  42. N.Nayak. G.Ghosh, R.N.Padhy. Antibacterial activity of the terrestrial fern Lygodium flexuosus (L.) Sw. against multidrug resistant enteric-and uro-pathogenic bacteria. Journal of Acute Disease. 2013, 270-276. (Elsevier)
  43. P. Sudhir Kumar, G. Ghosh, S. K. Rout and D. Paul. Synthesis and antimicrobial evaluation of some novel 4-hydroxy coumarin derivatives bearing azo moiety. Rasayan Journal of Chemistry. 2013, 6(2), 147-152. (Scopus)
  44.  Deepak Kumar Sahu, G. Ghosh, J. Sahoo, P. Sudhir Kumar. Evaluation of Antimicrobial Activity of some newly Synthesized AZO Compounds Derived from Thiobarbituric Acid. International Journal of Advanced Chemical Science and Applications.2013, 1(1), 25-27.
  45. Durgesh Ranjan Kar, Goutam Ghosh, Sovan Pattanaik, Preetipadma Panda and Ansuman Bhattacharya. Phytochemical evaluation and antimicrobial activity of the plant Avicennia alba. The Research Network. 2013, 7, 30-36.
  46. Phytochemical and ethno-pharmacological profile of Ceataeva magna (Varuna): a review, Sovan Pattanaik, Sudam Ch. Si, Sudhansu Sekhar Rout, Goutam Ghosh and Shiv Shankar Nayak. The Research Network. 2013, 7, 13-23.
  47. A.Dinda, D.Das, G.Ghosh, S.Kumar. Analgesic and Anti-inflammatory Activity of Various Fractions of Azadirachta indica Leaf in Experimental Animals. International Journal of Pharm Tech Research. 2013, 5(2), 838-843. (Scopus)