Silver nanoparticles: biosynthesis and cytotoxic performance against breast cancer MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 cell lines

Soodabeh Darvish; Mohammad saeed Kahrizi; Gülüzar Özbolat; Fatemeh Khaleghi; Zohreh Mortezania; Delaram Sakhaei

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 83-92

  Objective(s): A study was performed on the possibility of synthesizing silver nanoparticles (Ag-NPs) from Ducrosia Anethifolia Aqueous Extract for treating breast cancer MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 cell lines.Methods: The application of Ducrosia Anethifolia Aqueous Extract caused a reduction in silver ions ...  Read More

Fabrication and characterization of PLGA polymeric nanoparticles containing Berberine and its cytotoxicity on breast cancer cell (MCF-7)

Mohamad Taebpour; Fatemeh Arasteh; Milad Akhlaghi; Bibi Fatemeh Haghirosadat; Fatemeh Oroojalian; Davood Tofighi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2021, , Pages 396-408

  Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the world which threatening the lives of millions of people every year. Common treatments for cancer include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and radiotherapy, which have been limited and sometimes ineffective due to the adverse side effects, ...  Read More

A new ethosomal nanoparticle for controlled release of black cumin compounds against cancer cells

Shilan Nasri; Mahdi Rahaie; Bahman Ebrahimi-Hoseinzadeh; Ashrafalsadat Hatamian-Zarmi; Razi Sahraeian

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 158-169

  Black cumin contains biologically active compounds such as Thymoquinone, which have strong anti-cancer properties. However, most of these agents have poor stability and solubility that limits its use as drugs. In this work, an anti-cancer ethosomal nanostructure containing black cumin extract (BCE) was ...  Read More