1. Synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Salvia officinalis extract: Structural characterization, cytotoxicity, antileishmanial and antimicrobial activity

Fatemeh Sharifi; Fariba Sharififar; Sara Soltanian; Mohsen Doostmohammadi; Neda Mohamadi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , November 2020, , Pages 339-346


  Objective: This study aimed to investigate the cytotoxicity, antileishmanial and antibacterial potential of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) synthesized by (Salvia officinalis L. (Sage)) extract. Methods: The green synthesized nanoparticles were analyzed by using UV–vis spectroscopy, FTIR, and FESEM ...  Read More

2. Eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles from Clerodendrum viscosum leaf extract and its antibacterial potential

Kamrun Nahar; Deok-Chun Yang; Esrat Jahan Rupa; Mst. Khodeza Khatun; Sharif Md. Al-Reza

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 276-287


  Objective(s): Nanoparticles are at the leading edge of the rapidly developing field of nanotechnology. Silver nanoparticles (Ag-NPs) have received considerable attention due to their attractive physical, chemical, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and wound healing properties. This paper reports simple, ...  Read More

3. Promising antibacterial activity of a mat of polycaprolactone nanofibers impregnated with a green nanogel

Abbas Abdollahi; Elham Zarenezhad; Mahmoud Osanloo; Ghazal Ghaznavi; Marzieh Khalili pour

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 192-201


  Skin is the body's first defense line against environmental pathogens. However, open skin wounds can interfere with the normal function of the skin and the entry of opportunistic bacteria into the body. Recently, the development of nano-dressing containing green antibiotics has been received much attention ...  Read More

4. Synergistic Activity of Green Silver Nanoparticles with Antibiotics

Anand Keshari; Ragini Srivastava; Sudarshan Yadav; Gopal Nath; Surendra Gond

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 44-54


  ObjectiveThe present work represents the green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Withania coagulans extract and its antibacterial property. The synergy, additive, bacteriostatic and bactericidal effect of silver nanoparticles was determined against Enterococcus faecalis, Staphylococcus aureus, ...  Read More

5. Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Antibacterial PDDA/Honey Nanofiber Against Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative Bacteria

S. Ahmad Dehdast; Ghazaleh Chiari Fard; Laleh Maleknia; Masoud Giahi; Arash Almasian; Mohammad Shabani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 75-89


  Nanomaterials are increasingly used to the targeting of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria as an alternative to antibiotics. Bacterial infections are a major cause of chronic infections and mortality. People requirement for new materials for pathogenic bacteria treatment. It seems that nanomaterial-based ...  Read More

6. Silk suture reinforced with Cefixime nanoparticles using polymer hydrogel (CFX@PVA); Preparation, Bacterial resistance and Mechanical properties

Ali Alirezaie Alavijeh; Masoomeh Dadpey; Mohammad Barati; Afsaneh Molamirzaie

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 133-139


  Objective(s): The objective of the current study was to prevent surgical site infection (SSI) by creating a new antibacterial silk suture. Methods: Cefixime trihydrate (CFX) was prepared as nanoparticles via mixing with polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) hydrogel by covalent cross-linkage. The mixture was stirred ...  Read More