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Nanohybrids-assisted photocatalytic removal of pharmaceutical pollutants to abate their toxicological effects - A review.

Chemosphere 2021 Nov 25:133056. Epub 2021 Nov 25.

School of Life Science and Food Engineering, Huaiyin Institute of Technology, Huaian, 223003, China. Electronic address:

Advancement in medication by health care sector has undoubtedly improved our life but at the same time increased the chemical burden on our natural ecosystem. The residuals of pharmaceutical products become part of wastewater streams by different sources such as excretion after their usage, inappropriate way of their disposal during production etc. Hence, they are serious health hazards for human, animal, and aquatic lives. Read More

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November 2021

Ionotropic Gelation-Based Synthesis of Chitosan-Metal Hybrid Nanoparticles Showing Combined Antimicrobial and Tissue Regenerative Activities.

Polymers (Basel) 2021 Nov 12;13(22). Epub 2021 Nov 12.

Nanobiotechnology for Life Sciences Laboratory, Department of Chemistry in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), Plaza Ramón y Cajal s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain.

The treatment of skin wounds poses significant clinical challenges, including the risk of bacterial infection. In particular due to its antimicrobial and tissue regeneration abilities chitosan (a polymeric biomaterial obtained by the deacetylation of chitin) has received extensive attention for its effectiveness in promoting skin wound repair. On the other hand, due to their intrinsic characteristics, metal nanoparticles (e. Read More

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November 2021

Depth-Related Curing Potential of Ormocer- and Dimethacrylate-Based Bulk-Fill Composites.

Materials (Basel) 2021 Nov 9;14(22). Epub 2021 Nov 9.

Clinic of Conservative and Preventive Dentistry, Center for Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland.

The aim of this in vitro study was to investigate the degree of C=C double bond conversion of high-viscosity dimethacrylate- or ormocer-based bulk-fill composites as a function of measurement depth. Four bulk-fill composites (Tetric EvoCeram Bulk Fill, x-tra fil, SonicFill, and Bulk Ormocer) and the conventional nanohybrid composite Tetric EvoCeram were applied in standardized Class II cavities ( = 6 per group) and photoactivated for 20 s at 1350 mW/cm. The degree of conversion of the composites was assessed using Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy at seven measurement depths (0. Read More

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November 2021

Ultra-small gold nanoclusters assembled on plasma polymer-modified zeolites: a multifunctional nanohybrid with anti-haemorrhagic and anti-inflammatory properties.

Nanoscale 2021 Nov 25. Epub 2021 Nov 25.

Academic Unit of STEM, The University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, SA 5095, Australia.

Hemostatic agents are pivotal for managing clinical and traumatic bleeding during emergency and domestic circumstances. Herein, a novel functional hybrid nanocomposite material consisting of plasma polymer-modified zeolite 13X and ultra-small gold nanoclusters (AuNCs) was fabricated as an efficient hemostatic agent. The surface of zeolite 13X was functionalised with amine groups which served as binding sites for carboxylate terminated AuNCs. Read More

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November 2021

Target-Activating and Toehold Displacement Ag NCs/GO Biosensor-Mediating Signal Shift and Enhancement for Simultaneous Multiple Detection.

Anal Chem 2021 Nov 24. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Yancheng Institute of Technology, Yancheng 224051, China.

Herein, we demonstrate that a new multicolor silver nanoclusters/graphene oxide (Ag NCs/GO) hybrid material, upon target response, undergoes a configuration transformation, based on entropy-driven enzyme-free toehold-mediated strand displacement reaction, achieving emission shift and enhancement. To realize the aim above, two different synthesis routes (route I and II) of synthesizing fluorescent Ag NCs for constructing toehold displacement Ag NCs/GO biosensor is designed and performed. Influenza A virus subtype genes (H1N1 and H5N1) as a model can efficiently initiate the operation of entropy-driven displacement reaction, resulting in activatable fluorescence. Read More

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November 2021

[email protected] nanohybrid-based photoelectrochemical biosensor: A platform for ultrasensitive detection of cancer biomarker exosomal miRNA.

Talanta 2021 Nov 17;238(Pt 2):123077. Epub 2021 Nov 17.

Key Laboratory for Liquid-Solid Structural Evolution and Processing of Materials, Ministry of Education, Shandong University, Jinan, China; Shenzhen Research Institute of Shandong University, Shenzhen, China. Electronic address:

As a class of newly identified biomarkers, miRNAs show enormous potential in cancer diagnosis. The sensitive detection of abnormal miRNAs concentration to realize early diagnosis of malignant tumors is a frontier in the field of biosensing. In this work, a photoelectrochemical (PEC) biosensor based on [email protected] nanohybrid was fabricated for the ultrasensitive detection of miRNAs. Read More

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November 2021

[email protected] /Polypyrrole: An Efficient Ternary Photocatalytic System for Energy and Environmental Application.

ACS Omega 2021 Nov 1;6(45):30401-30418. Epub 2021 Nov 1.

Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, SOA (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar 751030, Odisha, India.

Environmental protection and the necessity of green energy have become fundamental concerns for humankind. However, rapid recombination of photoexcitons in semiconductors often gets in the path of photocatalytic reactions and annoyingly suppresses the photocatalytic activity. In this study, a polypyrrole (PPY)-supported step-scheme (S-scheme) [email protected] (PZFW15) ternary composite was fabricated by a multistep process: hydrothermal and calcination processes, followed by polymerization. Read More

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November 2021

Bioremediation and decontamination potentials of metallic nanoparticles loaded nanohybrid matrices - A review.

Environ Res 2021 Nov 18:112407. Epub 2021 Nov 18.

Tecnologico de Monterrey, School of Engineering and Sciences, Monterrey, 64849, Mexico. Electronic address:

The current nanotechnological advancements provide an astonishing insight to fabricate nanomaterials for nano-bioremediation purposes. Exciting characteristics possessed by hybrid matrices at the nanoscale knock endless opportunities to nano-remediate environmentally-related pollunanomaterials tants of emerging concern. Nanometals are considered among the oldest generation of the world has ever noticed. Read More

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November 2021

Synthesis of fish scale derived hydroxyapatite silica propyl bis aminoethoxy ethane cuprous complex (HASPBAEECC) as a novel hybrid nano-catalyst for highly efficient synthesis of new benzimidazole-1,2,3-triazole hybrid analogues as antifungal agents.

Mol Divers 2021 Nov 20. Epub 2021 Nov 20.

Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Fasa University of Medical Sciences, Fasa, Iran.

The preparation, characterization and application of hydroxyapatite silica propyl bis aminoethoxy ethane cuprous complex (HASPBAEECC) as a novel hybrid nano-catalyst for synthesis of new benzimidazole-1,2,3-triazole hybrid analogues as promising antifungal agents have been described. HASPBAEECC is fully characterized by different microscopic, spectroscopic and physical techniques, including scanning electron microscopy (SEM), transmission, X-ray diffraction (XRD), energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDS), thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) and FT-IR. The 'Click̕ Huisgen cycloaddition reaction of N-propargyl benzimidazole with diverse azidoalkyls in a THF-water media at ambient temperature provides the products in good-to-excellent yields using HASPBAEECC. Read More

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November 2021

Microbial contamination of resin composites inside their dispensers: An increased risk of cross-infection?

J Dent 2021 Nov 16;116:103893. Epub 2021 Nov 16.

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, DIBINEM, University of Bologna - Alma Mater Studiorum, Via San Vitale 59, Bologna 40125, Italy.

Objectives: To evaluate the effects of microorganisms' contamination inside the dispensing syringes of different types of resin-based composites (RBCs).

Methods: This study encompassed two sections. First, an anonymous electronic survey was submitted via Google forms to Italian dentists to acquire information about composite handling during clinical procedures. Read More

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November 2021

NICLOSAMIDE-EXFOLIATED ANIONIC CLAY NANOHYBRID REPURPOSED AS AN ANTIVIRAL DRUG FOR TACKLING COVID-19; ORAL FORMULATION WITH TWEEN 60/EUDRAGIT S100.

Clays Clay Miner 2021 Nov 11:1-14. Epub 2021 Nov 11.

Intelligent Nanohybrid Materials Laboratory (INML), Institute of Tissue Regeneration Engineering (ITREN), Dankook University, Cheonan, 31116 Korea.

The ongoing pandemic, COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2), has afflicted millions of people around the world, necessitating that the scientific community work, diligently and promptly, on suitable medicaments. Although vaccination programs have been run globally, the new variants of COVID-19 make it difficult to restrict the spread of the virus by vaccination alone. The combination of vaccination with anti-viral drug formulation is an ideal strategy for tackling the current pandemic situation. Read More

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November 2021

Bulk Metamaterials Exhibiting Chemically Tunable Hyperbolic Responses.

J Am Chem Soc 2021 Nov 16. Epub 2021 Nov 16.

School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Institute of Chemical Processes, Seoul National University, Seoul 08826, Republic of Korea.

Extraordinary properties of traditional hyperbolic metamaterials, not found in nature, arise from their man-made subwavelength structures causing unique light-matter interactions. However, their preparation requiring nanofabrication processes is highly challenging and merely provides nanoscale two-dimensional structures. Stabilizing their bulk forms via scalable procedures has been a sought-goal for broad applications of this technology. Read More

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November 2021

Comparative evaluation of Rheological characteristics of Giomers and other Nano-flowable resin composites .

Authors:
Loulwa M Al-Saud

Biomater Investig Dent 2021 8;8(1):170-179. Epub 2021 Nov 8.

Division of Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Objective: The purpose of this research was to determine the viscoelastic properties of a group of commercially available nano-flowable resin composites; and to explore the relation between these properties and the materials' composition (with/without fluoride), filler size description (nano-filled, nanohybrid and submicron-filled) and filler loading (by volume).

Methods: Rheological measurements were performed using a rheometer. A Dynamic frequency sweep test was conducted to evaluate the complex viscosity, storage and loss moduli, loss tangent, and complex shear modulus at an angular frequency () of 0. Read More

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November 2021

Low-Cost and Efficient Nickel Nitroprusside/Graphene Nanohybrid Electrocatalysts as Counter Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.

Materials (Basel) 2021 Nov 1;14(21). Epub 2021 Nov 1.

Department of Applied Chemistry, Konkuk University, Chungju 27478, Korea.

Novel nickel nitroprusside (NNP) nanoparticles with incorporated graphene nanoplatelets (NNP/GnP) were used for the first time as a low-cost and effective counter electrode (CE) for dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs). NNP was synthesized at a low-temperature (25 °C) solution process with suitable purity and crystallinity with a size range from 5 to 10 nm, as confirmed by different spectroscopic and microscopic analyses. The incorporation of an optimized amount of GnP (0. Read More

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November 2021

The Effect of Different Dietary and Therapeutic Solutions on the Color Stability of Resin-Matrix Composites Used in Dentistry: An In Vitro Study.

Materials (Basel) 2021 Oct 21;14(21). Epub 2021 Oct 21.

Department of Conservative and Rehabilitation, Institute of Research and Advanced Training in Health Sciences and Technologies (IINFACTS), University Institute of Health Sciences (IUCS), Cooperativa de Ensino Superior Politécnico e Universitário (CESPU), Gandra Campus, 4585 Paredes, Portugal.

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the color stability of aesthetic restorative resin-matrix materials after their immersion in different dietary and therapeutic solutions. Thirty disc-shaped specimens (10 × 2 mm) were prepared from three different types of resin-matrix composites used in dentistry (BE, FS, AF). The color coordinates (L*a*b*, ΔL*, Δa*, Δa*, Δb* and ΔE*) were measured using a VITA Easyshade 3D-Master (VITA Zahnfabrik, Bad Säckingen, Germany) before and after the immersion of the specimens in coffee, red wine, Coca-Cola, Eludril Care, and distilled water solutions for 40 h. Read More

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October 2021

Comparison of mechanical and optical properties of a newly marketed universal composite resin with contemporary universal composite resins: An in vitro study.

Microsc Res Tech 2021 Nov 12. Epub 2021 Nov 12.

Department of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia.

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the surface roughness, microhardness, color change, and translucency of a newly marketed universal nanohybrid composite resin (CR) (G-aenial A'CHORD) comparing with four contemporary universal CRs including two nanofilled (Filtek and Estelite Asteria) and two nanohybrid CRs (Charisma Dimond and Neo Spectra ST HV in vitro). Sixty-five specimens (8.0 mm × 2. Read More

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November 2021

Ultra pH-sensitive detection of total and free prostate-specific antigen using electrochemical aptasensor based on reduced graphene oxide/gold nanoparticles emphasis on TiO/carbon quantum dots as a redox probe.

Eng Life Sci 2021 Nov 22;21(11):739-752. Epub 2021 Aug 22.

Protein Research Center Shahid Beheshti University Tehran Iran.

The development of a rapid, sensitive, and straightforward detection method of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is indispensable for the early diagnosis of prostate cancer (PCa). This work relates an electrochemical method using functionalized single-stranded DNA aptamer to diagnose PCa and benign prostate hyperplasia. The sensing platform relies on PSA recognition by aptamer/Au/GO-nanohybrid-modified glassy carbon electrode. Read More

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November 2021

Immobilizing CsPbBr perovskite nanocrystals on nanoporous carbon powder for visible-light-driven CO photoreduction.

Dalton Trans 2021 Nov 23;50(45):16711-16719. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Institute of Technology, 100 Haiquan Road, Shanghai, 201418, P. R. China.

Perovskite CsPbBr nanocrystals (NCs) have emerged as promising candidates for the photocatalytic reduction of CO. However, the CO conversion efficiency of pristine CsPbBr is still unsatisfactory, mainly due to severe radiative recombination, poor stability and low CO capturing ability. Coincidentally, nanoporous carbon powder (NCP) has received tremendous attention for environmental remediation and renewable energy production. Read More

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November 2021

Pd immobilization biguanidine modified Zr-UiO-66 MOF as a reusable heterogeneous catalyst in Suzuki-Miyaura coupling.

Sci Rep 2021 Nov 8;11(1):21883. Epub 2021 Nov 8.

Department of Chemistry, Gobardanga Hindu College, 24-Parganas (North), Gobardanga, India.

In recent days, nanohybrid metal organic frameworks (MOF) have been considered as next generation catalysts due to their unique features like large surface to volume ratio, tailorable geometry, uniform pore sizes and homogeneous distribution of active sites. In this report, we address the biguanidine modified 3D Zr-centred MOF UiO-66-NH following a post synthetic modification approach. Utilizing the excellent chelating ability of biguanidine, Pd ions are immobilized over the host matrix MOF. Read More

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November 2021

Silane-Functionalized Carbon Dots and Their Polymerized Hybrids: From Optoelectronics to Biotherapy.

Small 2021 Nov 6:e2105273. Epub 2021 Nov 6.

Key Laboratory of Photochemical Conversion and Optoelectronic Materials, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100190, P. R. China.

Nanomaterials usually manifest unique properties in solutions but will be undermined in the solid state. It is necessary to incorporate them into substrates or hybrid them with other functional materials for multiple devices and applications. Though there are a variety of methods to inherit their intrinsic properties like fluorescent and mechanical performance, most nanohybrid materials would lose their transparency irreversibly when construct solid-state devices. Read More

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November 2021

BSA-stabilized manganese phosphate nanoflower with enhanced nanozyme activity for highly sensitive and rapid detection of glutathione.

Talanta 2022 Jan 9;237:122957. Epub 2021 Oct 9.

Institute of Analytical and Environmental Sciences, National Tsing Hua University, 101, Section 2, Kuang Fu Road, Hsinchu, 30013, Taiwan; Environmental Engineering Program, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Airlangga, Surabaya, 60115, Indonesia. Electronic address:

The development of an efficient protein-inorganic nanohybrid with superior nanozyme activity for highly sensitive detection of glutathione (GSH) is essential for early diagnosis of human diseases. Herein, a rapid and highly sensitive colorimetric assay using self-assembled bovine serum albumin-hydrated manganese phosphate nanoflowers (MnPNF) as a biomimic oxidase is developed for GSH detection in human serum. The BSA can complex with Mn to serve the nucleation center to produce MnPNF in the presence of phosphate-buffered saline (PBS). Read More

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January 2022

Ultrasensitive capacitance sensor to detect amyloid-beta 1-40 in human serum using supramolecular recognition of β-CD/RGO/ITO micro-disk electrode.

Talanta 2022 Jan 27;237:122907. Epub 2021 Sep 27.

Department of Electronic Engineering, Gachon University, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, 13120, South Korea; Department of Health Sciences and Technology, GAIHST, Gachon University, Incheon, 21999, South Korea. Electronic address:

In this paper, we developed a new ultrasensitive capacitance sensor for detection of amyloid beta 1-40 (aβ40) protein (one of Alzheimer's disease core biomarkers) in human serum based on the high supramolecular recognition of the β-cyclodextrin/reduced graphene oxide (β-CD/RGO) nanohybrid toward the anti-aβ40 antibody molecule. The sensor was established by immobilizing specific anti-aβ40 antibody onto the β-CD/RGO nanohybrid functionalized on indium tin oxide micro-disk electrode (anti-aβ40/β-CD/RGO/ITO). Detection of aβ40 in the human serum (HS) using the sensor anti-aβ40/β-CD/RGO/ITO is carried out by capacitance measurement without a redox probe to prevent protein denaturation, serving as a convenient strategy for point-of-care diagnosis. Read More

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January 2022

An electrochemical aptasensor for Mycobacterium tuberculosis ESAT-6 antigen detection using bimetallic organic framework.

Mikrochim Acta 2021 Nov 3;188(11):404. Epub 2021 Nov 3.

Chongqing Research Center for Pharmaceutical Engineering, College of Pharmacy, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, 400016, People's Republic of China.

A label-free electrochemical aptasensor is reported for sensitive detection of the 6-kDa early secreted antigenic target (ESAT-6). For the first time, the bimetallic organic framework (b-MOF) of Zr-MOF-on-Ce-MOF was decorated with nitrogen-doped graphene (NG) and applied as the matrix for electroactive toluidine blue (Tb) to form the [email protected]@Tb nanohybrid. The prepared nanohybrid with excellent hydrophilicity, dispersibility, and large specific surface exhibited significant electrochemical response. Read More

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November 2021

self-assembled N-rich carbon on pristine graphene as a highly effective support and cocatalyst of short Pt nanoparticle chains for superior electrocatalytic activity toward methanol oxidation.

Nanoscale 2021 Nov 11;13(43):18332-18339. Epub 2021 Nov 11.

Institute for Clean energy and Advanced Materials, College of Materials & Energy, Southwest University, Chongqing 400715, China.

Highly conductive cocatalysts with great promotion effects are critical for the development of pristine graphene supported Pt-based catalysts for the methanol oxidation reaction (MOR) in direct methanol fuel cells (DMFCs). However, identification of these cocatalysts and controlled fabrication of Pt/cocatalyst/graphene hybrids with superior catalytic performance present great challenges. For the first time, pristine graphene supported N-rich carbon (NC) has been controllably fabricated ionic-liquid-based self-assembly for growth of small and uniformly dispersed Pt NP chains to improve the MOR catalytic activity. Read More

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November 2021

NiP nanocrystals embedded Ni-MOF nanosheets supported on nickel foam as bifunctional electrocatalyst for urea electrolysis.

Sci Rep 2021 Nov 1;11(1):21414. Epub 2021 Nov 1.

Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100190, China.

It's highly desired but challenging to synthesize self-supporting nanohybrid made of conductive nanoparticles with metal organic framework (MOF) materials for the application in the electrochemical field. In this work, we report the preparation of NiP embedded Ni-MOF nanosheets supported on nickel foam through partial phosphidation ([email protected]/NF). The self-supporting [email protected]/NF was directly tested as electrode for urea electrolysis. Read More

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November 2021

In Situ Defect Engineering Route to Optimize the Cationic Redox Activity of Layered Double Hydroxide Nanosheet via Strong Electronic Coupling with Holey Substrate.

Adv Sci (Weinh) 2021 Oct 28:e2103368. Epub 2021 Oct 28.

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, 03722, Republic of Korea.

A defect engineering of inorganic solids garners great deal of research activities because of its high efficacy to optimize diverse energy-related functionalities of nanostructured materials. In this study, a novel in situ defect engineering route to maximize electrocatalytic redox activity of inorganic nanosheet is developed by using holey nanostructured substrate with strong interfacial electronic coupling. Density functional theory calculations and in situ spectroscopic analyses confirm that efficient interfacial charge transfer takes place between holey TiN and Ni-Fe-layered double hydroxide (LDH), leading to the feedback formation of nitrogen vacancies and a maximization of cation redox activity. Read More

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October 2021

An Anti-inflammatory Fe O -Porphyrin Nanohybrid Capable of Apoptosis through Upregulation of p21 Kinase Inhibitor Having Immunoprotective Properties under Anticancer PDT Conditions.

ChemMedChem 2021 Oct 28. Epub 2021 Oct 28.

Department of Biotechnology, Assam University, Silchar, Assam, 788 011, India.

We report the influence of Fe O nanoparticles (NPs) on porphyrins in the development of photosensitizers (PSs) for efficient photodynamic therapy (PDT) and possible post-PDT responses for inflicting cancer cell death. Except for Au, most metal-based nanomaterials are unsuitable for clinical applications. The US Food and Drug Administration and other agencies have approved Feraheme and a few other iron oxide NPs for clinical use, paving the way for novel biocompatible immunoprotective superparamagnetic iron oxide nanohybrids to be developed as nanotherapeutics. Read More

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October 2021

Fabrication of nano-decorated ZnO-fibrillar chitosan exhibiting a superior performance as a promising replacement for conventional ZnO.

Carbohydr Polym 2021 Nov 6;274:118639. Epub 2021 Sep 6.

Department of Molecular Medicine, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran.

In this research, bioactive nano-hybrids based on the nano-fibrillar chitosan-ZnO (NF-CS-ZnO) were synthesized to diminish the toxicity of ZnO-NPs. The successful formation of nano-hybrids was confirmed by FT-IR, UV-Vis, and FE-SEM analyses, showing a uniform spherical ZnO-NPs with an average diameter of 20-30 nm, homogeneously dispersed on NF-CS. The obtained results demonstrated a remarkable antibacterial activity of NF-CS-ZnO-0. Read More

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November 2021

An intelligent responsive macrophage cell membrane-camouflaged mesoporous silicon nanorod drug delivery system for precise targeted therapy of tumors.

J Nanobiotechnology 2021 Oct 24;19(1):336. Epub 2021 Oct 24.

Department of Radiology, Tongji Hospital, School of Medicine, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200065, People's Republic of China.

Macrophage cell membrane-camouflaged nanocarriers can effectively reduce immune cell clearance and actively target tumors. In this study, a macrophage cell membrane-camouflaged mesoporous silica nanorod (MSNR)-based antitumor drug carrier equipped with a cationic polymer layer was developed. As drug carriers, these MSNRs were loaded with the thermosensitive phase change material L-menthol (LM), the chemotherapy drug doxorubicin (DOX) and the fluorescent molecule indocyanine green (ICG). Read More

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October 2021

About the Influence of PEG Spacers on the Cytotoxicity of Titanate Nanotubes-Docetaxel Nanohybrids against a Prostate Cancer Cell Line.

Nanomaterials (Basel) 2021 Oct 15;11(10). Epub 2021 Oct 15.

Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, BP 47870, CEDEX, 21078 Dijon, France.

The association between chemotherapeutic drugs and metal oxide nanoparticles has sparked a rapidly growing interest in cancer nanomedicine. The elaboration of new engineered docetaxel (DTX)-nanocarriers based on titanate nanotubes (TiONts) was reported. The idea was to maintain the drug inside cancer cells and avoid multidrug resistance mechanisms, which often limit drug efficacy by decreasing their intracellular concentrations in tumor cells. Read More

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October 2021