Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020, Page: 14-19
Green Synthesis and Antibacterial Properties of Silver Nanoparticles Using Sudanese Azadirachtaindica Leaves Extract
Ayat Ahmed Alrasheid, Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Sahar Hussein Eltilib, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Shimaa Abdel Rahman Ahmed, Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Alaa Abdulmoneim Mohamed, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Hiba Abbas Widatalla, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Layla Fathi Yassin, Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Maida Musa Ali, Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Marvit Osman Widdatallh, Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Received: Jan. 26, 2020;       Accepted: Feb. 19, 2020;       Published: Apr. 28, 2020
DOI: 10.11648/j.sr.20200801.13      View  54      Downloads  36
Abstract
Nanoparticles have emerged as a key player in modern medicine and involved in drug delivery, it can be manufactured using various approaches including chemical, physical, and biological methods. Nanoparticles are generally characterized by their size, morphology and surface charge using advanced microscopic techniques such as SEM and TEM. This study was aimed for synthesis and characterization of silver nanoparticle and to detect their antibacterial activity using Azadirachtaindica (Neem) leaves extract. The results showed a visible change of colour after the addition of Neem leaf extract to AgNO3 solution to dark brown which indicates the formation of silver nanoparticle. UV spectrophotometer showed absorbance peak in range of 390-700 nm, the result revealed the highest peak showed by concentration 1 ml at 428.80 nm. SEM and XRD analysis were used to characterize synthesize silver nanoparticles. The antibacterial activity against Gram positive Staphylococcus aureus and Gram negative Escherichia coli and Klebsiellaspp Microorganisms was carried out using disc diffusion method, the results showed that the highest activity was 14 mm against S. aureus. A. indica silver nanoparticles can be used as a new nano drug in formulation and delivery. The synthesized silver nanoparticles are extremely important in various areas of life and are widely used for the benefit of human being.
Keywords
Green Synthesis, Silver Nanoparticles, Azadirachtaindica, SEM, XRD, Antibacterial Properties, Sudan
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Ayat Ahmed Alrasheid, Sahar Hussein Eltilib, Shimaa Abdel Rahman Ahmed, Alaa Abdulmoneim Mohamed, Hiba Abbas Widatalla, Layla Fathi Yassin, Maida Musa Ali, Marvit Osman Widdatallh, Green Synthesis and Antibacterial Properties of Silver Nanoparticles Using Sudanese Azadirachtaindica Leaves Extract, Science Research. Vol. 8, No. 1, 2020, pp. 14-19. doi: 10.11648/j.sr.20200801.13
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