BIOSYNTHESIS OF NANOPARTICLESAbstract
Biosynthesis of nanoparticles is reviewed in detail in this study. Comparison of different synthesis methods, namely physical, chemical and green methods giving emphasis to biological synthesis is documented here. This study also details limitations of the present techniques and envisages the future scope of nanoparticle biosynthesis. Important applications of nanoparticles are also discussed briefly in the present report.
K. Vithiya and S. Sen*
Industrial Biotechnology Division, School of Bio Sciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore- 632014, Tamil Nadu, India
09 June, 2011
28 September, 2011
25 October, 2011
01 November, 2011