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International Journal of Nano and Biomaterials

International Journal of Nano and Biomaterials (IJNBM)

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  • Synthesis and Characterization of Iron oxide Nanoparticles with Thymoquinone.   Order a copy of this article
    by Sheshadri S. Temkar, Tarun M, Seema Tharannum, Dinesh M. S 
    Abstract: Nigella sativa is a medicinal plant used for its antimicrobial properties. Thymoquinone (TQ) being the lead component of this plant seeds, exerts antibacterial, antifungal and antioxidant activity. It has also shown promising activity against cancer and inflammation through different modes of action. In recent developments for new applications in the field of medicine, nanotechnology has excelled as a very prominent and important field. Nanoparticles are generally in the dimension range of 1
    Keywords: Iron Oxide nanoparticles; Nigella sativa; Thymoquinone (TQ); Preparatory High-Pressure liquid chromatography; FTIR analysis; Zeta potential; Dynamic light scattering.
    DOI: 10.1504/IJNBM.2023.10058901
  • Polymeric bio-nanocomposite in biomedical field: a review on current status and challenges   Order a copy of this article
    by Shiv Kumar, Hari Om Sharma, Sachin Kumar, DINESH PATEL 
    Abstract: The development of polymer nanocomposite has emerged as a promising class of materials in biomedical applications. The various formulations and chemistries of compositions, improvement techniques in surface modification, and advancement in technologies and polymerization techniques have led to applications in dentistry, bone reconstruction, tissue engineering etc. The polymeric nanocomposite material has shown superior hardness, toughness, stiffness, strength, electrical and thermal conductivity, chemical resistance to corrosion etc. This article presents state of art applications and efforts made to develop advanced materials in the biomedical field. Additionally, an approach was discussed to improve the performance of material using modification in filler technology. The last section highlighted several characteristics, prospective uses and challenges of polymeric nanocomposite materials in the biomedical industry.
    Keywords: Nanocomposite; polymeric materials; mechanical properties; biomedical applications.
    DOI: 10.1504/IJNBM.2023.10059325