Biosynthesis of Silver Nanoparticles with Clerodendron phlomoides Leave Extract: Particle Morphology, Antimicrobial Potential and Application
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Silver nanoparticles
Clerodendron phlomoides
Antimicrobial activity and wound pathogens



Submitted : 2023-12-19
Accepted : 2024-01-03
Published : 2024-01-18


Silver nanoparticles are versatile nanomaterials that have found numerous applications in various fields. The use of plant extract for the synthesis of silver is a green and sustainable approach. Clerodendron phlomoides leaves extract has been found to contain various phytochemicals, such as phenols, flavonoids, tannins, and alkaloids, which possess reducing and stabilizing properties that can aid the production of silver particles. In this paper, morphological and topographical analyses were performed on silver nanoparticles. The biosynthesized silver nanoparticles showed antimicrobial potential against wound pathogens. SEM and TEM micrographs revealed that the particles were sphere and nanosized, which makes them suitable for various biomedical applications.


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