Synthesis of Silver Nano-Particles from Natural Products and its Applications

  • Anjali Sharma CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bangalore, India
  • Sherin Thomas CHRIST(Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, India
  • Agnes Mary Mathew CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, India
  • Anil Kumar Agarwal Department of Chemistry, CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bangalore, India
Keywords: Multiple-Drug Resistant Infections, Natural Products, Silver Nano-Particles

Abstract

Infections, that are resistant to the various antibiotics, have increased and become a major concern in the field of drug discovery. This has initiated the need to improve the quality of the existing drugs or find an innovative set of strategies to overcome this issue. In the hope of treating multiple-drug resistant infections, the concept of using natural products to form nanoparticles that could resolve the problem has been introduced. This review talks about the myriad ways of synthesis of silver nanoparticles from natural products which helps in the treatment of multiple diseases.

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Published
2019-04-01
Section
Research Articles