Magnetic nanoparticles preparation by chemical reduction for biomedical applications
Department of Fundamental Disciplines, I. K. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
2 Institute of Chemistry and Phytotechnology, National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
3 Institute of Nuclear Physics Astana branch, Astana, Kazakhstan
4 Department of Chemical Engineering, Kyrgyzstan-Turkey Manas University, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
5 Department of Physics and Applied Chemistry, N. Isanov Kyrgyz State University of Construction, Transport and Architecture, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Published online: 4 February 2019
This work presents Fe3O4 and AgFe nanoparticles with an average diameter of 25 and 15 nm synthesized by chemical reduction of corresponding salts under a mild condition. Cubic crystal structure and spherical shape of the nanoparticles were studied by X-ray diffraction, Field emission SEM and energy-dispersive spectroscopy analysis. For biomedical applications, the nanoparticles were tested against bacteria E.coli and results revealed AgFe nanoparticles’ antibacterial activity by forming lysis zone in scale of 0.5 mm.
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