In vitro acaricidal activity of nano-SiO2 against Hyalomma spp. ticks and its toxicity

Roghayeh Norouzi; Sakineh Irani; Farzad Katiraee; Marzie Hejazy

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 93-98

  Objective(s): The Hyalomma species of ticks is hematophagous ectoparasites and responsible for transmission of protozoan, bacterial, rickettsial and viral infection in vertebrate animals and humans. Recently, nanobiotechnology is considered as a novel approach for the control of ticks. The aim of this ...  Read More

An overview of antimicrobial efficacy of curcumin-silver nanoparticles

Elham Mohammadi; Seyed Meysam Amini; Seyed Hossein Mostafavi; Seyed Mohammad Amini

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 105-111

  With emerging drug resistance microorganism, the search for a new biocidal agent has begun. The silver nanoparticle is a synthetic material with potent antimicrobial activity that applies to a diverse library of microorganisms. But toxicity and safety concerns of chemically prepared silver nanoparticles ...  Read More

The Investigation of the Cytotoxicity of Copper Oxide Nanoparticles on Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells

Maryam Zivari fard; Marjan Fatholahi; Morteza Abyadeh; Azam Bakhtiarian; Seyyedeh Elaheh Mousavi; Mojtaba Falahati

Volume 5, Issue 4 , November 2020, , Pages 364-368

  Copper (II) oxide nanoparticle (CuO-NP) is extensively used in wide variety of industrial and biomedical applications. Reduced size of Copper oxide (CuO) particles from micron to nano scale caused superior physical characteristics on one side while making them cytotoxic on other side. Therefore there ...  Read More

Sub-chronic intraperitonealy toxicity assessments of modified silver nanoparticles capped coated Myrtus communis-derived the hydrolyzable tannins in a mice model

Shirin Tavakoli; Mohammad Ali Ebrahimzadeh; Emran Habibi; Pourya Biparva; Hamidreza Mohammadi; Afshin Zahedi Mazandarani; Soheil Vafaeinejad; Ali Ziar; Shahram Eslami

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 288-297

  Objective(s): The use of silver nanoparticles in the field of biomedicine is increasing day by day, but less attention has been paid to its toxicity. In this paper, the ability of the silver nanoparticles produced by a green synthesis procedure to protect the liver and its effects on liver function in ...  Read More

Evaluation of Toxicity of Engine oil Enriched with Copper Nanoparticles and its Impact on Pathology of Intestinal, Liver, Lung and Kidney Tissues

Raham Armand; Mohammad Kazem Koohi; Goodarz Sadeghi Hashjin; mehdi khodabande

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 13-19

  Objective(s): Iranian researchers have enriched conventional engine oil with nanoparticles at the Institute of Petroleum Research and hope that this product can replace conventional engine oil due to the improved effects of copper nanoparticles on oils. the purpose of this study was to investigate the ...  Read More

Acute toxicity investigation regarding clinical and pathological aspects following repeated oral administration of iron oxide nanoparticles in rats

Saba Talesh; Mohammad Koohi; Ehsan Zayerzadeh; Jalal Hasan; Meisam Shabanian

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2019, , Pages 228-233

  Iron oxide nanoparticles (IONPS) have potential different applications in nanomedicine. These new applications of IONPS have raised exposure risk of this nanomaterials to humans. Up to now, all aspects of IONPS toxicity are not fully clear following animal’s exposure with these novel compounds. ...  Read More

Short-term safety and risk evaluation of engine oil enriched by high concentrations copper nanoparticles on the skin

Raham Armand; Mohammad Kazem Koohi; Goodarz Sadeghi Hashjin; mehdi khodabande

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 176-185

  Abstract Objective(s): Copper nano particles are added to ordinary engine oil as an additive to reduce friction and repair damaged surface under friction conditions. However, it is still unclear what environmental effects such a compound might have on conventional engine oils and its toxicity in different ...  Read More

Preparation, characterization and evaluation of Ginkgo biloba solid lipid nanoparticles

Pegah Haghighi; Solmaz Ghaffari; Sepideh Arbabi Bidgoli; Mahnaz Qomi; Setareh Haghighat

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 71-78

  Objective(s): In this work, Ginkgo biloba extract (GBE) loaded solid lipid nanoparticles (SLNs) were synthesized via high pressure homogenization method and their physicochemical properties, as well as cytotoxicity and antibacterial activities were evaluated.Methods: Ginkgo biloba extract SLNs (GBE-SLNs) ...  Read More

Toxicity of manufactured copper nanoparticles - A review

Marzie Hejazy; Mohammad Kazem Koohi; Adele Bassiri Mohamad Pour; Davood Najafi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 1-9

  The health effects of nanoparticles (NPs) are raising considerable and growing concerns from the public and government around the world. Nano-metals are new forms of metal with special properties, but are characterized by having a particle size of less than 100 nm. Copper is an essential trace element ...  Read More

Toxicopathological examinations after repeated intraperitoneal administration of silver nanoparticles in the Wistar rat model

Ehsan Zayerzadeh; Meisam Shabanian; Mohammad Kazem Koohi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 51-57

  Objective(s): Due to wide range of medical applications as bactericidal agents, nanosilver particles (NSPs) are manufactured worldwide in large quantities. However, potential toxicity impacts of NSPs in humans and animals still remain poorly understood. The objective of this study was to investigate ...  Read More