By Ram Prasad
Fungal nanobiotechnology has emerged as one of many key applied sciences, and an green, as a resource of meals and harnessed to ferment and look after meals and drinks, in addition to purposes in human well-being (antibiotics, anti-cholesterol statins, and immunosuppressive agents), whereas has used fungi for large-scale creation of enzymes, acids, biosurfactants, and to regulate fungal sickness in plants and pest keep an eye on. With the harnessing of nanotechnology, fungi have grown more and more vital by means of supplying a greener replacement to chemically synthesized nanoparticles.
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This NPs solution had long-term stability which might be due to the proteins in the extract as capping agent. TEM and DSL analysis showed that most of the AgNPs are spherical in shape and relatively uniform and monodispersed with an average size of 5 nm. The study demonstrated the cytotoxic effect of biologically synthesized AgNPs against MDA-MB-231 human breast cancer cells. It was observed that cell death and membrane leakage were dose-dependent. Chan and Don (2012) showed that Schizophyllum commune and Pycnoporus sanguineus could be used for biological synthesis of AgNPs.
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2012). Therefore, new eco-friendly approaches have been improved for green biosynthesis of nanoparticles. Fungal nanotechnology has emerged due to these requirements and studies. In addition, energy shortage and malnutrition problems have occurred with increasing population. Environmental pollution is also getting a threatening issue for human life and, recently, nanotechnology has appeared as a promising tool to solve such environmental- and health-related issues. Nanobio/Bionanotechnology is playing a signiﬁcant role for solving current difﬁculties, many scientists specifying that the studies of microorganisms would provide precious contributions.
Advances and Applications Through Fungal Nanobiotechnology by Ram Prasad