Review Paper
1. 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.001

Abstract
  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

Original Research Article
2. Preparation and biochemical characterisation of nanoconjugates of functionalized carbon nanotubes and cytochrome c

Michaela Patila; Evmorfia K. Diamanti; Danai Bergouni; Angeliki C. Polydera; Dimitrios Gournis; Haralambos Stamatis

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 10-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.002

Abstract
  Objective(s): The present work deals with the preparation of nanobioconjugates based on the immobilization of cytochrome c (cyt c) on functionalized multi-wall carbon nanotubes (f-MWCNTs). The effect of the nanosupport and the immobilization procedure on the biochemical and structural characteristics ...  Read More

Original Research Article
3. Preparation of Methotrexate loaded PLGA nanoparticles coated with PVA and Poloxamer188

Fatemeh Madani; Arash Goodarzi; Mansoureh Hashemi; Basil Mujokoro; Masood Khosravani; Mahdi Adabi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 19-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.003

Abstract
  Objective(s): Nanoparticles offer an attractive platform for drug delivery through a wide variety of the body's physiological barriers. Furthermore, modification of nanoparticle surface with moeites such as Poloxamer188 can enhance their accumulation and localization at disease site. In this work, ...  Read More

Original Research Article
4. Characterization of a new biodegradable edible film based on Sago Starch loaded with Carboxymethyl Cellulose nanoparticles

Mahsa Tabari

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 25-30

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.004

Abstract
  Objective(s): Biodegradable film is widely used because it is free from synthetic substances and does not lead to environment pollution. This study aimed to prepare and characterize biodegradable sago starch films loaded with Carboxymethyl Cellulose nanoparticles. Methods: Sago starch films ...  Read More

Original Research Article
5. Design and performance investigation of electrospun PVA nanofibers containing core-shell nanostructures for anticancer drug delivery

Sakineh Kavyanifar; Tayebeh Shamspur; Fariba Fathirad; Ali Mostafavi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 31-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.005

Abstract
  Objective: The purpose of this work was design and performance investigation of a nanocarrier based on magnetic nanofibers containing core-shell nanostructuresfor anticancerdrug delivery of daunorubicin (DAN) by measuring their drug release at different pH values. Methods: Fe3O4 nanoparticles ...  Read More

Original Research Article
6. Increased antibacterial activity of Cinnamon Oil Microemulsionin Comparison with Cinnamon Oil Bulk and Nanoemulsion

Alireza Valizadeh; Mahdieh Shirzad; Fariba Esmaeili; Amir Amani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 37-43

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.006

Abstract
  Objective(s): Among herbal oils, cinnamon bark oil has several advantages such as anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial activity. It is already reported that particle size of oil droplets affects their properties such as their antibacterial activity. In this study, we investigated inhibitory activity ...  Read More

Original Research Article
7. Green synthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles using parsley extract

Shirin Hajiashrafi; Negar Motakef-Kazemi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, Pages 44-50

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.007

Abstract
  Objective(s): In recent years, green synthesis of nanoparticles is under exploration due to wide medicine and biological applications and research interest in nanotechnology. Green synthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) is becoming increasingly importance as eco-friendly. The objectives ...  Read More

Original Research Article
8. 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.01.008

Abstract
  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