Investigation on the free radical scavenging activity of biogenic silver nanoparticle

Sangeetha Arun, U. Saraswathi, Singaravelu

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Nanomedicines are a recent offshoot of the application of nanotechnology to medical and pharmaceutical challenges. The advent of nanoparticles has opened up new avenues in many different fields. The biomedical properties of silver nanoparticles were premeditated as free radical scavenging activity. Mangrove Excoecaria agallocha synthesized silver nanoparticles serve as strong hydroxyl, superoxide, nitric oxide and DPPH radical scavenger.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)P439-P445
JournalInternational Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2015
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology


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