Publications

Psoriatic inflammation has been shown to be associated with cardiovascular dysfunction and systemic inflammation. Recently, psoriasis has also been linked to hepatic disorders, however underlying mechanism connecting the two are unknown. IL-17A...
Objective This study was designed to characterize the DNA polymorphisms of the melanocortin-1 receptor (MC1R) gene in indigenous Saudi Arabian sheep breeds exhibiting different color coats, along with individuals of the Sawaknee breed, an exotic...
ABSTRACT. The bioactive compounds proceraside A, frugoside and calotropin, which were extracted from the root bark of Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton (family Asclepiadaceae), were recently reported to inhibit the growth of inhibition against...
ABSTRACT: tSilver nanoparticles (AgNPs) are an important class of nanomaterial used for a wide range of industrial andbiomedical applications. Adenium obesum is a plant of the family Apocynaceae that is rich in toxic cardiacglycosides; however,...
A spermatic granuloma is a chronic inflammatory reaction produced in response to extravasated sperm within the intertubular connective tissue. The present study investigates the possible toxic effects of water extract of Heliotropium bacciferum on...
ABSTRACT: The main role of Ghrelin hormone is the regulation of feed intake, body weight and gastrointestinal motility. It stimulates appetite by acting on the hypothalamic arcuate nucleus. Ghrelin is orexigenic that transmits a hunger signal from...
Natural products from wild and medicinal plants, either in the form of crude extracts or pure compounds provide unlimited opportunities for new drug leads owing to the unmatched availability of chemical diversity. In the present study, the cytotoxic...
​The bioactive compound, Glycopentalone isolated from Glycosmis pentaphylla (Retz) (family Rutaceae) have recently reported to have cytotoxic and apoptosis inducing effects in various human cancer cell lines. However, their mode of action have not...