GREEN BIOSYNTHESIS OF MAGNETIC IRON OXIDE NANOPARTICLES OF VITEX NEGUNDO AQUEOUS EXTRACT


P. Karnan, A. Anbarasu, N. Deepa, R. Usha

Abstract


Objective: The green synthesis of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles is a convenient, economical, rapid and eco-friendly method compared to physical and chemical synthesis methods.

Methods: In the present study iron oxide nanoparticles synthesized by Vitex negundo leaves extract.

Results: The formation of iron oxide nanoparticles was confirmed by the colour change and further characterized by UV-Visible Spectroscopy and XRD. The morphology and the size of nanoparticles were analyzed by SEM and HR-TEM analysis.

Conclusion: On the basis of this research work, green synthesized iron oxide nanoparticles can be a good source for alternative therapy for human diseases.


Keywords


Green synthesis, Iron oxide, Nanoparticles, Vitex negundo

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Title

GREEN BIOSYNTHESIS OF MAGNETIC IRON OXIDE NANOPARTICLES OF VITEX NEGUNDO AQUEOUS EXTRACT

Keywords

Green synthesis, Iron oxide, Nanoparticles, Vitex negundo

DOI

10.22159/ijcpr.2018v10i3.27220

Date

17-05-2018

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Journal

International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research
Vol 10, Issue 3 (May-June), 2018 Page: 11-14

Online ISSN

0975-7066

Authors & Affiliations

P. Karnan
Department of Zoology, Presidency College, Chennai 600005

A. Anbarasu
Department of Zoology, Presidency College, Chennai 600005

N. Deepa
Department of Zoology, Presidency College, Chennai 600005

R. Usha
Department of Zoology, Presidency College, Chennai 600005


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