Original Research Article
1. Nanocurcumine Ameliorates Lipopolysaccharide-induced Depressive-like Behavior in Mice

Nahid Fakhraei; Seyyedeh Elaheh Mousavi; Seyed Pouyan Pishva; Seyed Mahdi Rezayat; Fatemeh Mohammadi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 58-64

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.001

Abstract
  Objective(s): Curcumin, a plant alkaloid from Curcuma longa, possess antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Recently, the antidepressant activities of curcumin were reported. Nevertheless, bioavailability of curcumin limits its therapeutic utility. Nanotechnology is a developing field that potentially ...  Read More

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2. Novel silicon dioxide -based nanocomposites as an antimicrobial in poly (lactic acid) nanocomposites films

Alireza Monadi Sefidan

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 65-70

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.002

Abstract
  Objective(s): Due to nanocomposites antimicrobial properties, one of the most extensive usages of nano-products is in packing industry. Thus, the production of packages with nanotechnology can effectively prevent against a variety of microorganisms. In this study, the silicon dioxide nanoparticles the ...  Read More

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3. 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.003

Abstract
  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

Original Research Article
4. Preparation of new nanocomposite film for controlling Listeria monocytogenes and Staphylococcus aureus in raw rainbow trout fillet

Yasser Shahbazi; Nassim Shavisi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 79-88

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.004

Abstract
  Objective(s): This study was aimed to evaluate the effect of chitosan-zinc oxide (CH-ZnO) film containing pomegranate peel extract (PPE; 0.5, 1 and 1.5%) on survival of Listeria monocytogenes and Staphylococcus aureus in raw rainbow trout fillets during refrigerated storage for 12 days.Methods: Total ...  Read More

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5. Effects of Surface Chemistry Modification using Zwitterionic Coatings on the Surface of Silica Nanoparticles on Prevention of Protein Corona: A Test Study

Reihaneh Safavi-Sohi; Alireza Ghassempour

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 89-95

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.005

Abstract
  Objective(s): The purpose of this study was investigation of the protein corona formation on the surface of zwitterionic nanoparticles when they exposed to bio-fluid like human plasma.Methods: Silica nanoparticles with zwitterionic surface coating, cysteine and sulfobetaine were employed as zwitterionic ...  Read More

Original Research Article
6. Morphological and mechanical properties of Poly (lactic Acid) /zinc oxide nanocomposite films

Mahya Shafiee Nasab; Mahsa Tabari; Mohammad Hossein Azizi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 96-101

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.006

Abstract
  Objective(s): Nowadays, tendency to use green materials can reduce environmental pollution and plastic waste. Poly (lactic Acid) PLA is one of the natural biodegradable polymers mainly used in the production of bioplastics for packaging which is made of non-toxic compounds and is easily biodegradable. ...  Read More

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7. Antibody Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles for Detection of Small Amounts of Antigen Based on Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Spectra

Yasamin Davatgaran Taghipour; Sharmin Kharrazi; Seyed Mohammad Amini

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 102-108

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.007

Abstract
  In this paper, a fast and sensitive localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) based biosensor was developed and the optimization of gold – antibody conjugates through investigation of different parameters were performed. Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) with a size of ~20 nm were synthesized via chemical ...  Read More

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8. Characterization of active nanochitosan film containing natural preservative agents

Yasser Shahbazi; Nassim Shavisi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, Pages 109-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/nmrj.2018.02.008

Abstract
  Objective(s): The aim of this study was to improve different characteristics including antibacterial, antioxidant and physical properties of nanochitosan film by incorporating Mentha spicata essential oil (EO) and methanolic pomegranate peel and grape seed extracts. Methods: The determination of the ...  Read More