Dr.A. Maruthupandian

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Department of Botany
Email :maruthubot@periyaruniversity.ac.in
Education
Course Institution
B.SC Saraswathi Narayanan College, Madurai ( 2002 )
M.SC Saraswathi Narayanan College, Madurai ( 2005 )
M.PHIL Saraswathi Narayanan College, Madurai ( 2006 )
PH.D V.O.Chidambaram College, Tuticorin ( 2010 )
Professional Experience
Field Company / Institution Designation
Teaching Periyar University Assistant Professor ( 2012 - 2021 )
Specializations
Ethnopharmacology
Algal Biotechnology
Research Project
S.No Title Status Funding Agency
1Assessment of Biodiversity and Phenological Variations on Commercial Seaweeds using GIS, GOMBR, Tamil Nadu. Proposal DST-SERB
2Nutritional and Pharmaceutical evaluation on seaweeds from southeast coast, Tamil Nadu and their seasonal variations Proposal DST-SERB
3Pharmaco-chemical Characterization, Anticancer activity and In-vitro propagation of Goniothalamus wightii Hook.f.& Thomson endemic to Southern Western Ghats, India. Proposal DST-SERB
Publications
  1. Arinathan, V, Mohan, V.R., , A. Maruthupandian, Lesser known wild edible fruits of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu., Journal of Economic Taxonomic Botany, 33(2), 295-300, 2009, Scientific Publisher

  2. Arinathan, V, Mohan, V.R., , A. Maruthupandian, Little known wild edible seeds of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu. , Journal of Non Timber forest products , 16(1), 119-124, 2009, M/S Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh

  3. Arinathan, V., , Mohan, V.R., , A. Maruthupandian, Chemical evaluation of raw seeds of certain tribal pulses in Tamil Nadu., Tropical and Sub tropical Agroecosystem. , 10(1), 287-294, 2009, Tropical and Sub tropical Agroecosystem.

  4. Arinathan, V, Mohan, V.R., , A. Maruthupandian, Nutritional and antinutritional attributes of under utilised tubers. , Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystem., 10(1), 273-278, 2009, Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystem.

  5. Subramaniam, A., , Mohan, V.R., , Kalidass, C and A. Maruthupandian , Pharmacogonostic studies on truck of Mitragyna parvifolia (Roxb.) Korth., Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology, 3(1), 23-29, 2009, Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology

  6. Mohan, V.R, , A. Maruthupandian, Arinathan, V., , Wild edible greens used by Palliyars of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu., Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, 33(1), 301-306, 2009, Scientific Publisher

  7. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., , Observations of ethnomedicinal plants from Sirumalai hills in Western Ghats of Tamil Nadu, India. , Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology, 4(1), 89-92, 2010, Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology

  8. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., Sampathraj R. , Antidiabetic, antihyperlipidaemic and antioxidant activity of Wattakaka volubilis (L.f) Stapf leaves in alloxan induced diabetic rats., International journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Research., 1(1), 83-90, 2010, Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research

  9. Lalitharani, S., , Mohan, V.R., , Maruthupandian, A. , Pharmacognostical and phytochemical studies on Pothos scandens L. , International Journal of Phytomedicine, 2(1), 277-283, 2010, AR Journals

  10. Subramaniam, A., , Mohan, V.R., , Kalidass, C, and Maruthupandian, A. , Wild edible plants used by Valaiyans of the Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu. , Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, 34(1), 466-471, 2010, Scientific Publisher

  11. Subramaniam, A., , Mohan, V.R., Maruthupandian, A., and Kalidass, C, Ethnomedico botany of the Valaiyans of Madurai district, Tamil Nadu. , Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany, 34(1), 363-379, 2010, Scientific Publisher

  12. Mohan, V.R, , Amish Abragam, D., , Kalidass, C., and Maruthupandian, A. , Pharmacognostical and phytochemical investigation of whole plant of Blepharis maderaspatensis (L.) Heyne ex Roth., Pharmacognosy Journal, 2(14), 1-5, 2010, Pharmacognosy Journal

  13. Shanmugasundaram.R, , Mohan, V.R., Kalpanadevi.V. Tresina soris P, Maruthupandian A , Hepatoprotective activity of ethanol extracts of Clitoria ternatea (L.) Cassia angustifolia Vahl leaf against CCl4 induced liver toxicity in rats. , International Research Journal of Pharmacy, 1(1), 201-201, 2010, International Research Journal of Pharmacy

  14. Shanmugasundaram.R, , Mohan, V.R., , Kalpanadevi.V. Tresina soris P, Maruthupandian A , Ethnomedicinal legumes of Southern Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu. , Journal of Economic and taxonomic Botany, 35(1), 747-756, 2011, Scientific Publisher

  15. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., , GC-MS analysis of ethanolic extract of Wattakaka volubilis (L.f.) Stapf. Leaf., . International Journal of Phytomedicine, 3(1), 59-62, 2011, . International Journal of Phytomedicine

  16. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., , GC-MS analysis of some bioactive constituents of Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb., International Journal of ChemTech Research, 3(3), 1652-1657, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  17. Sutha.S., , Maruthupandian A,, Mohan, V.R and Athiperumalsami, T. , Antiinflammatory activity of Erythropalum scandens Bl.Bjdr against carrageenan induced paw edema. , International Journal of Pharm.Tech.Research , 3(1), 24-26, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  18. Lalitharani, S., , Mohan, V.R., ,Maruthupandian, A. , Pharmacognostic investigation on Bulbophyllum albidum (Wight) Hook. f. , International Journal of Pharm.Tech.Research ,, 3(1), 556-562, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  19. Subramaniam, A., , Mohan, V.R., Maruthupandian A. , Little known wild edible plants used by Valaiyans from Madurai district, Tamil Nadu. , Journal of Non Timber forest products ,, 18(1), 149-152, 2011, Journal of Non Timber forest products

  20. Kalpana Devi V, , Mohan, V.R., Murugan M, Maruthupandian A, Murugan P. , Pharmaco-chemical characterization and antibacterial activity of Pleiospermium alatum (Wall ex Wight & Arn) Swingle (Rutaceae) and Balanites aegypties aegyptiaca (L.) Del. (Balanitaceae). , Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany,, 35(3), 609-617, 2011, Scientific Publisher

  21. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., Antidiabetic, antihyperlipidaemic and antioxidant activity of Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb in alloxan induced diabetic rats. , International Journal of PharmTech Research, 3(3), 1681-1687, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  22. Arinathan, V., , Mohan, V.R., , A. Maruthupandian, Wild edible unripe fruits used by the Palliyars of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu., Journal of Non Timber forest products , 18(1), 149-152, 2011, Journal of Non Timber forest products

  23. Sutha, S, , Mohan, V.R., Kalpanadevi.V. Tresina soris P, Maruthupandian A , Pharmacognostical studies on Alstonia venenata R. Br – an ethnomedicinal plant. , International Journal of Pharm Tech Research, 3(3), 1697-1704, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  24. Shanmugasundaram.R, , Mohan, V.R., Kalpanadevi.V. Tresina soris P, Maruthupandian A , Antidiabetic, antihyperlipidaemic and anti oxidant activity of Senna auriculata (L.) Roxb. leaves in alloxan induced diabetic rats., International Journal of PharmTech Research,, 3(2), 747-756, 2011, Sphinx Knowledge House(SaiSciComm)

  25. Lalitharani, S., , Mohan, V.R., Kalpanadevi.V. Tresina soris P, Maruthupandian A , Ethnomedicinal plants used by Kanikkar of Agasthiarmalai Biosphere Reserve, Western Ghats., Journal of Ecobiotechnolgy, 3(7), 16-25, 2011, Update Publishing House

  26. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., R. Kottaimuthu, Ethnomedicinal plants used by Palliyar tribals in Sirumalai hills, Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu, for the treatment of Diabetes and Jaundice., Journal of Natural Products and Resources., 2(4), 493-497, 2011, NISCAIR

  27. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Mohan, V.R., , Ethnomedicinal plants used by Palliyars in Sirumalai hills, Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu for the treatment of various poisonous bites. , International Journal of Current Trends in Research, 1(1), 86-93, 2012, International Journal of Current Trends in Research

  28. Tresina Soris P, , Mohan, V.R., Esakkiraja N, Maruthupandian A , Pharmaco-chemical characterization of Phyllanthus reticulates Poir, Phyllanthus urinaria L. and Leptadenia reticula (Retz.) Wight & Arn., Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany,, 36(1), 324-329, 2012, Scientific Publisher

  29. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Palanisamy Geethambiga, Karuppannan Saranya and Palanyswamy Thangavel., Bioactive potential of Red Seaweed (Rhodophyceae) Against Human Pathogenic Bacteria. , International Journal of Engineering Technology Sceince and Research., 2(5), 44-48, 2015, International Journal of Engineering Technology Sceince and Research.

  30. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Panneerselvam Munirasu , Lakshmanan Archana, Antipathogenic activity of Green seaweeds (Chlorophyceae) from the coast of Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu. , International Journal of Current Innovation Research, 1(2), 58-62, 2015, International Journal of Current Innovation Research

  31. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Arumugam Eswari , Chinnaraj Santhosh, Pharmaco-chemical characterization of Wattakaka volubilis (L.f.) Stapf – an antidiabetic ethnomedicinal plant. , Nature of Pharmaceutical Technology, 5(1), 10-16, 2015, GTRP

  32. A. Nishanthini, , Mohan, V.R., A. Maruthupandian. , Antioxidnt activity of Tiliacora acuminate seed extract in alloxan induced diabetic rats., International Journal of Advanced Research., 3(5), 478-482, 2015, International Journal of Advanced Research.

  33. Shanmugavel Kavitha, , Mohan, V.R., Maria Louis Packia Lincy, Soosaimicheal Mary Jelastin Kala, and Arumugam Maruthupandian., GC-MS analysis of ethanol extract of stem of Nothapodytes nimmoniana (Graham) Mabb. , World Journal Pharmaceutical Sciences. , 3(6), 1145-1150, 2015, Atom and Cell Publishers

  34. Maruthupandian Arumugam, Gowthami V,, Kumutha M, Santhosh C and Thangavel P. , Physico-Chemical and Bioactive Characterization of Dipteracanthus prostrates (Poir) Nees – An Antidote Madicinal Plant, Botanical Report , 4(2), 1-7, 2015, GTRP

  35. M. Viji, A. Maruthupandian, Efficient Protocol for In Vitro Plantlet Regenera from Leaf Explants of Green gram (Vigna radiata) L. Wilczek, International Journal of Current Innovation Research, 1(10), 250-255, 2015, International Journal of Current Innovation Research

  36. S. Velmani, A. Maruthupandian, B. Perumal, C. Santhosh, C. Vetrivel, Phytochemical and Traditional uses on Acanthus ilicifolius (L), Journal of Advanced Applied Scientific Reaearch, 1(1), 43-48, 2016, Jamal Mohamed College, publications.

  37. B. Perumal, A. Maruthupandian, S. Velmani, C. Santhosh, C. Vetrivel, Phytochemical and Medicinal Properties on Strychnos-nux-vomica (L), Journal of Advanced Applied Scientific Reaearch, 1(1), 96-99, 2016, amal Mohamed College, publications.

  38. C. Chithra Vadivu, A. Maruthupandian, M. Viji, K. Thenmozhi, Hapatoprotective activity of Pisonia grandis R. BR. Against CCL4 Induced Rats , The Animalia , 1(2), 18-23, 2017, Department of Zoology, Periyar University

  39. B. Perumal, A. Maruthupandian, S. Velmani, A. Periyasamy, P. Kokila, K. Saranya , Bioactivity and Phytochemical Composition of Narrow leaf Seagrass, Halodule uninervis (FORSSKAL) Asch, The Animalia, 1(2), 35-40, 2017, Department of Zoology, Periyar University

  40. Archana. L, A. Maruthupandian, G. Surya, P.Nithya, B. Perumal, C. Santhosh , Bioactive potential of some Brown Seaweeds in Tamil Nadu, The animalia, 1(2), 86-91, 2017, Department of Zoology, Periyar University

  41. C. Vetrivel, A. Maruthupandian, . Balamuralikrishnan, K. Durairaj, P.S. Won, P. Velmurugan, C. Ragavendran, S. Sigamani, Fabrication and characterization of noble crystalline silver nanoparticles from Ceropogia bulbosa Roxb root tuber extract for antibacterial, larvicidal and histopathology applications, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 11(11), 1-11, 2019, American Scientific Publishers(1.1280)

  42. B. Perumal, A. Maruthupandian, C. Chithra, M. Viji , Nutritional assessment and bioactive potential of Sargassum polycystem C. Agardh (Brown Seaweed), Indian Journal of Geomarine Science , 48(4), 492-498, 2019, CSIR-NISCAIR(0.4960)

  43. C. Vetrivel, A. Maruthupandian, B. Balamuralikrishnan, K. Durairaj, P. Sungkwon,M. Viji, K. Tanushri K.C. Liu , Biological mediated silver nanoparticles from Barleria longiflora for antimicrobial activity and photocatalytic degradation using methylene blue, Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine and Biotechnology., 47(1), 2424-2430, 2020, Taylor & Francis(3.3430)

  44. P. Vino, A. Maruthupandian, S. Murugesh, M. Viji, C. Santhosh, W. Llu, B. Balasubramaniam , Phytoconstituents and Their Potential Antimicrobial, Antioxidant and Mosquito Larvicidal Activities of Goniothalamus wightii Hook. F. & Thomson. , Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 45(1), 4541-4555, 2020, Springer(2.5300)

  45. B. Perumal, A. Maruthupandian, B. Balasubramanian K. Durairaj D. Mahendran .K. Hesam • P. Sungkwon C. Shreeshivadasan T. L. Chew M. Viji , . Phyco‑synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Mediated from Marine Algae Sargassum myriocystum and Its Potential Biological and Environmental Applications, Waste and Biomass Valorization, 11(1), 5255-5271, 2020, Springer(2.8510)

  46. K. Vimala., A. Maruthupandian, R. Thangaraj and S. Kannan. , Selenium Tethered Mesoporous Silica Nanocomposite Enhances Drug Delivering Efficiency to Target Breast Cancer., Journal of Cluster Science, 1(1), 1-15, 2020, Springer(1.3020)

  47. C. Vetrivel, Maruthupandian Arumugam, Durairaj Kaliannan, Kalaimurugan Dharman, Viji Maluventhen, Murugesh Eswaran, Balamuralikrishnan Balasubramanian, Green synthesis of selenium nanoparticles mediated from Ceropegia bulbosa Roxb extract and its cytotoxicity, antimicrobial, mosquitocidal and photocatalytic activities. , Scintific Reports, 11(1), 1-15, 2021, Springer Nature(3.9980)

  48. C. Santhosh, A. Maruthupandian, P. Vino, Effect of Padina tetrastromatica and Cymodocea serrulata using different methods extract on growth and pigments of black gram (Vigna mungo L.) , Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources, 12(2), 300-306, 2021, CSIR-NISCAIR