Preparation of titania-hydroxyapatite composite nanoparticles as a potential drug carrier for ibuprofen

Fateme Ghourchian; Leila Torkian; Negar Motakef Kazemi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 360-369

  Objective(s): Hydroxyapatite (HAP) is a natural calcium apatite mineral. Hydroxyapatite has many applications in the field of biomedicine and drug delivery systems. Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is becoming increasingly important because of its potential use in new medical treatments. In this study, titania-hydroxyapatite ...  Read More

Acute cytotoxic effects of Titanium dioxide (TiO2) and chronic exposure to safe dose of nanoparticle on Hepatocarcinoma cell line (HepG2)

Zahra Shajari; Abolfazl Golestani; Azin Nowrouzi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 269-278

  Purpose :To address cellular response to nanosized particles, we designed in vitro cytotoxic effects of titanium dioxide nanoparticle was assessed on hepatocarcinoma cell line (HepG2) with novel UVA exposure. Methods:Cellular morphology, cell viability, and membrane leakage of lactate dehydrogenase were ...  Read More

Creation of a violacein pigment hybrid with silver and titanium dioxide nanoparticles to produce multifunctional textiles with antimicrobial properties

Farnaz Khaksar; Garshasb Rigi; Sayed Hossein Mirdamadian

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 60-72

  Objective(s): Nowadays, with the increase of bacterial resistance to antibiotics and the number of death-related nosocomial infections. Materials and Methods: In this study, Janthinobacterium lividum was grown in the culture medium with suitable pigment production conditions.The dyed fabrics were coated ...  Read More

Physico-mechanical and antimicrobial properties of quince seed mucilage supplemented with titanium dioxide and silicon oxide nanoparticles

Yasser Shahbazi; Mir-Hassan Moosavy

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 157-163

  Objective(s): Quince seed mucilage (QSM) serves as a new source of hydrocolloid which extracted from outer pericarp of Cydonia oblonga seeds upon wetting. It has been traditionally used for the treatment of diseases such as pharyngeal disorder, common cold, colic ulcer, and diarrhea. The aim of the present ...  Read More