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  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 17009 Citations
  • 49 h-Index
1981 …2020

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2020

Biosynthesis of polyglutamic acid (γ-PGA), a biodegradable and economical polyamide biopolymer for industrial applications: Short title: Biosynthesis of polyglutamic acid (γ-PGA) Chapter | 26

Dahiya, D., Chettri, R. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 30 Apr 2020, “Microbial and Natural Macromolecules: Synthesis and Applications” Elsevier reference B978-0-12-820084-1.00026-0: Microbial and Natural Macromolecules. Das, S. (ed.). 1 ed. USA: Academic Press, Vol. 1. 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Natural Products as Economical Agents for Antioxidant Activity

Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 1 Mar 2020, Phytochemicals from medicinal plants: Innovations in plant science for better health. Suleria, Goyal, Butt (ed.). Apple Academic Press, Inc. Canada: CRC Press, p. 201-231 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Screening of Bacterial Isolates from Seafood-Wastes for Chitin Degrading Enzyme Activity

Thomas, S., Patil, A. B., Salgaonkar, P. N., Shrivastava, S. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 18 May 2020, In : Chemical Engineering & Process Techniques. 5, 1, p. 1-8 8 p., 1059.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Waste Management by Biological Approach Employing Natural Substrates and Microbial Agents for the Remediation of Dyes’Wastewater

Dahiya, D. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 20 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 10, 8, 1958.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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2019

Current Aspects of Medicinal Properties and Health Benefits of Plant Withania somnifera

Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R., 1 Dec 2019, Plant Biotechnology: Progress in Genomic Era; Part III Plant as Medicine and GE for (Plant) stress. Khurana • Gaur (ed.). 1 ed. Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.: Springer Singapore, Vol. 1. p. 311-325 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Phospholipid—the dynamic structure between living and non-living world; a much obligatory supramolecule for present and future

Alagumuthu, M., Dahiya, D. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 24 Jan 2019, In : AIMS Molecular Science. 6, 1, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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10 Downloads (Pure)

Sustainability of biohydrogen as fuel: Present scenario and future perspective

Rathore, D., Singh, A., Dahiya, D. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 1 Jan 2019, In : AIMS Energy. 7, 1, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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3 Citations (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Antibacterial activity of Manuka honey and its components: An overview

Johnston, M., McBride, M., Dahiya, D., Owusu, R. K. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 27 Nov 2018, In : AIMS Microbiology. 4, 4, p. 655-664 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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274 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Comparison of Iron (III) Reducing Antioxidant Capacity (iRAC) and ABTS Radical Quenching Assays for Estimating Antioxidant Activity of Pomegranate

Wan, H. C., Sultana, B., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Owusu, R. K., 7 Aug 2018, In : Beverages. 4, 3, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Downloads (Pure)

Determination of Iron (III) Reducing Antioxidant Capacity for Manuka Honey and Comparison with ABTS and Other Methods

Yusof, H. IM., Owusu, R. K. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 11 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 18, 1, p. 1-9 9 p., JABB.42202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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95 Downloads (Pure)

Entrapment of Lactobacillus casei ATCC393 in the viscus matrix of Pistacia terebinthus resin for functional myzithra cheese manufacture

Vasiliki, S., Terpou, A., Bosnea, L., Kanellaki, M. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 1 Mar 2018, In : LWT - Food Science and Technology. 89, p. 441-448

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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16 Citations (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)
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10 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Upgrading of Mixed Food Industry Side-Streams by Solid-State Fermentation with P. ostreatus

Aggelopoulos, T., Bekatorou, A., Plessas, S., Koutinas, A. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 1 Apr 2018, In : Recycling. 3, 2, p. 1-12

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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2017
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13 Citations (Scopus)
175 Downloads (Pure)
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4 Downloads (Pure)

Complex coacervates of encapsulated probiotic bacteria: role of polymerratio and concentration on their viability

Bosnea, L., Moschakis, T., Biliaderis, C. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 16 Nov 2017, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, p. 28-28 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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12 Downloads (Pure)

Enhanced probiotic viability and aromatic profile of yogurts produced using wheat bran (Triticum aestivum) as cell immobilization carrier

Terpou, A., Bekatorou, A., Kanellaki, M., Koutinas, AA. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 17 Jan 2017, In : Process Biochemistry. 55, p. 1-10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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17 Citations (Scopus)
32 Downloads (Pure)

Growth adaptation of probiotics in biopolymer-based coacervatestructures to enhance cell viability

Bosnea, L. A., Moschakis, T., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Biliaderis, C. G., 1 Jun 2017, In : LWT - Food Science and Technology. 77, p. 282-289

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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20 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Total Phenols, Antioxidant Capacity and Antibacterial Activity of Manuka Honey Chemical Constituents

Kirkpatrick, G., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., 6 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 15, 4, p. 1-7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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28 Downloads (Pure)

Total Phenols, Antioxidant Capacity and Antibacterial Activity of Manuka Honey Extract

Chau, T. C., Owusu-Apenten, R. & Nigam, P., 28 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 15, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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30 Downloads (Pure)
2016

A Combination of Curcumin from Turmeric and Alpha-linolenic Acid Shows Antagonism with MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cells in Phenol-red Free Medium

Aldhirgham, T., Henderson, K., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., 22 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Applied Life Sciences International. 10, 1, p. 1-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Downloads (Pure)
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131 Downloads (Pure)

Antioxidant and genoprotective activity of selected cucurbitaceae seed extracts and LC–ESIMS/MS identification of phenolic components

Yasir, M., Sultana, B., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R., 2016, In : Food Chemistry. 199, p. 307-313 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pH on the Radical Quenching Capacity of Tea Infusions Using the ABTS•+ Assay

Chan, Y. M., Cheng, N. K., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., 22 Jun 2016, In : Journal of Applied Life Sciences International. 6, 2, p. 1-8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Enzyme-assisted Extraction of Polyphenols from Pomegranate (Punicagranatum) Peel

Mushtaq, M., Sultana, B., Akram, S., Adnan, A., Apenten, R. KO. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 26 May 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Research & Reviews: Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. 5, 2, p. 27-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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37 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of Manuka Honey Estrogen Activity Using the MCF-7 Cell Proliferation Assay

Henderson, K., Aldhirgham, T., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., 1 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 10, 3, p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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232 Downloads (Pure)

Food additives: Production of microbial pigments and their antioxidant properties.

Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Luke, J. S., Feb 2016, In : Current Opinion in Food Science. 7, p. 93-100

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 Citations (Scopus)

Manuka Honey-induced Cytotoxicity against MCF7 Breast Cancer Cells is Correlated to Total Phenol Content and Antioxidant Power

Portokalakis, I., Mohd Yusof, HI., Ghanotakis, DF., Singh Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., 29 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 8, 2, p. 1-10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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34 Downloads (Pure)

Microbial Enzymes with Special Characteristics for Biotechnological Applications

Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 19 Jan 2016, "Enzymes and Their Biotechnological Applications" - Special Issue of Journal Biomolecules. Rampelotto, P. H. (ed.). MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland: MDPI, p. 597 -611

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access

Polymer ratio and concentration effect on viability of encapsulated probiotic bacteria in complex coacervates

Bosnea, L., Moschakis, T., Biliaderis, CG. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 8 Dec 2016, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. Vellore Institute of Technology, 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Rapid Colorimetric Determination of Methylglyoxal Equivalents for Manuka Honey

Kwok, TH., Kirkpatrick, G., Mohd Yusof, HI., Portokalakis, I., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R., 14 Jun 2016, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 7, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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177 Downloads (Pure)

Steam Explosion Pretreatment of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunches (EFB) using autocatalytic hydrolysis: A Biorefinery approach

Medina, J. D. C., Adenise, W., Filho, A. Z., Singh - Nee Nigam, P., Ramos, L. P. & Socco, C. R., 1 Jan 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 199, p. 173-180 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
36 Citations (Scopus)

Strategic Transformation of Biocatalysts for their Effective Employability in Bioprocessing

Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 15 Dec 2016, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. Centre of Innovative and Applied Bioprocessing, p. 44-45 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Studies on Biosynthetic Production of Antioxidant Glutathione Using Microbial Cultures.

Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Apenten, R. KO., 1 Feb 2016, Frontier Discoveries and Innovations in Interdisciplinary Microbiology. Shukla, P. (ed.). Springer New York: Springer, Vol. 1. p. 1-6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sustainability of Bio-hydrogen Fuel: Present Scenario and Future Prospective

Rathore, D., Singh, A. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 11 Dec 2016, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. Jawaharlal Nehru University, p. IO11-IO12 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2015

Antioxidant, Anticancer and Antibacterial Activity of Withania somnifera Aqueous Root Extract

Barnes, DA., Barlow, R., Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R., 10 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 5, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antioxidant, Anticancer and Antibacterial Activity of Withania somnifera Aqueous Root Extract

Barnes, DA., Barlow, R., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Apenten, R. KO., 10 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 5, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antioxidant, Anticancer and Antimicrobial, Effects of Rubia cordifolia Aqueous Root Extract

Barlow, R., Barnes, D., Campbell, A., Apenten, R. KO. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 10 Nov 2015, In : Journal of Advances in Biology and Biotechnology. 5, 1, p. 6-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An universally calibrated microplate ferric reducing antioxidant power (FRAP) assay for foods and applications to Manuka honey

de la Torre, A. A. S. B., Henderson, T., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R., 1 Jan 2015, In : Food Chemistry. 174, p. 119-123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
54 Citations (Scopus)

Apple juice preservation through microbial adsorption by nano/micro-tubular cellulose

Angelika-Ioanna Gialleli, G., Argyro Bekatorou, A., Kanellaki, M., Singh - Nee Nigam, P. & Koutinas, A. A., 2015, In : Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies. INNFOO, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)

A universally calibrated microplate ferric reducing antioxidant power (FRAP) assay for foods and applications to Manuka honey

Bolanos de la Torre, A. A. S., Henderson, T., Singh Nigam, P. & Owusu-Apenten, R. K., May 2015, In : Food Chemistry. 174, 1, p. 119-123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Biotechnology - A global Discipline (Guest Lecture)

Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 16 Nov 2015, Unknown Host Publication. Amity University, 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elsevier Journal Biochemical Engineering - Special Issue on Emerging Trends in Industrial Biotechnology (SI - ICETB-2014).

Thakur, IS. (ed.), Pandey, A. (ed.), Singh - Nee Nigam, P. (ed.) & Nampoothiri, K. (ed.), 15 Oct 2015, Elsevier. 134 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

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Elsevier Journal Bioresource Technology - Special Issue on: International Conference on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology 2015

Thakur, IS. (ed.), Lee, KT. (ed.), Singh - Nee Nigam, P. (ed.) & Sukumaran, RK. (ed.), 1 Jul 2015, Elsevier (www.elsevier.com) Dorchester, UK: Elsevier. 1 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Open Access

Evaluation of effect of unique Manuka factor (UMF) honey on the stability of fish oil emulsions towards auto-oxidation.

Wilson, L. WH., Apenten, R. KO. & Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 19 Nov 2015, Unknown Host Publication. Institute of macromolecular science & engineering, Kerala India and Ayurveda und Venen klinik, Klagenfurt, Austria, Vol. 1. p. 05-05 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Food and agricultural wastes as substrates for bioelectrochemical system (BES): The synchronized recovery of sustainable energy and waste treatment.

ElMekawy, A., Sandipam, S., Bajracharya, S., Hegab, HM., Singh - Nee Nigam, P., Singh, A., Venkata Mohan, S. & Pant, D., 10 Jan 2015, In : Food Research International. 73, p. 213-225

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Citations (Scopus)

Multidisciplinary Science- Biotechnology: A Global Perspective (Guest Lecture)

Singh - Nee Nigam, P., 18 Nov 2015, Unknown Host Publication. Amity University, 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution