Zara Sheikh

 

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  • Zara, Sheikh,; Murdan, Sudaxshina; Poojary, Chitranjan; Patel, Dilan R; Fernandes, João; Angarju (© 2012 International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 2012-03)
    The surface energy of the human nail plate is expected to influence the adhesion of microorganisms (and subsequent colonization and infections) as well as that of medicines (and subsequent drug permeation) and of cosmetics. ...
  • Kabir, Eva Rahman; Sheikh, Zara; Khan, Tanisha Tabassum Sayka (© 2014 European Journal of Toxicological Sciences, 2014-03)
    The environment in which we claim to “live” in has become a huge reservoir of toxic metals. Human health is under constant risk of deterioration due to increasing chronic exposure of such metals that adversely affect the ...
  • Sheikh, Zara; Nabila, Morshed (© 2014 International Research Journal of Pharmacy, 2014)
    A great challenge facing the pharmaceutical scientists is transforming the new pharmacologically active lipophilic compounds that are poorly water soluble into orally administered medications with sufficient bioavailability. ...
  • Ripa, Farhana; Dash, Pritesh Ranjan; Nesa, Mst. Luthfun; Sheikh, Zara (© 2015 International Journal of Biochemistry, 2015-12)
    Phytotherapy is considered to be lowest lethal or has no side effects in contrast to current allopathic medicines. The intention of the present investigation was to assess the therapeutic efficacy of Nephelium longan extract ...
  • Dash, Pritesh Ranjan; Sheikh, Zara (© 2015 Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 2015)
    The methanolic extract of the rhizome of Hedychium coronarium (Family- Zingiberaceae) was screened for the presence of various phytochemicals by standard procedures and the cytotoxic activity was evaluated by brine ...
  • Shahriar, Mohammad; Khair, Nishat Zareen; Sheikh, Zara; Chowdhury, Sayeeda Fahmee; Kamruzzaman, Md.; Bakhtiar, Md. Shawkatul Islam; Chisty, Sharmin Jahan (© 2016 Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 2016)
    Annona reticulata (Annonaceae) is known as atafol in Bangla and custard apple in English is an important medicinal plant. It has been used traditionally in diarrhea, dysentery, cold, as abortifacient, insecticidal drug ...
  • Shahriar, Mohammad; Khair, Nishat Zareen; Sheikh, Zara; Chowdhury, Sayeeda Fahmee; Kamruzzaman, Md.; Bakhtiar, Md. Shawkatul Islam; Chisty, Sharmin Jahan; Narjish, Syeda Najah; Akhter, Rumana; Akter, Nahia (© 2015 European Journal of Medicinal Plants, 2015-11)
    Aim:The objective of the present study was to investigate the phytochemical analysis, cytotoxic and antioxidant activities of the bark extracts of Erythrina variegate.Place and Duration of Study: The plant, ...
  • Ripa, Farhana Alam; Ibn Morshed, Mahmud Tareq; Afsana-Al-Sharmin; Papon, Shahed Bulbul; Islam, Md Rafiqul; Sheikh, Zara (© 2014 Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, )
    Purpose: To assess the central nervous system (CNS) depressant, analgesic and antidiarrheal activities of the dried seed crude extracts of Dimocarpus longan Lour in rodents. Methods: Selected pharmacological effects of ...