1. An overview of antimicrobial efficacy of curcumin-silver nanoparticles

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

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 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

2. 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 , Autumn 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

3. 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 , Summer 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

4. 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 , Winter 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

5. 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 , Autumn 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

6. 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 , Summer 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

7. 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 , Spring 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

8. Toxicity of manufactured copper nanoparticles - A review

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

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 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

9. 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 , Winter 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