Review Article

Bio-inspired fabrication of zinc oxide nanoparticles: Insight into biomedical applications

Atta Ullah Khan*, Muhammd Ilyas, Doaa Zamel, Suliman Khan, Abbas Ahmad, Fazeela Kaneez, Sakina Abbas, Syeda Armana Zaidi, Hikmat Ullah, Faisal Adnan, Shehryar Khan, Fazal Rahman and Subhan Ullah Khan

Published: 11 August, 2022 | Volume 6 - Issue 1 | Pages: 023-037

Nanotechnology is starting the characterization, fabrication, and possible applications of numerous materials at the Nano-scale. Over the last few eras, nanomaterials provide a platform for researchers from diverse arenas due to the high surface-to-volume ratio and other novels, and new significant belongings. Zinc oxide nanoparticles are receiving diverse biomedical applications because of their distinctive antimicrobial, antioxidant, anticancer, antifungal, antileishmanial, anti-larvicidal, wound healing, anticholinergic, and anti-diabetic properties. Different physical and chemical approaches have been used to synthesize zinc oxide nanoparticles, but these methods cause ecotoxicity and are time-consuming and costly. Therefore, there is a need for more eco-friendly, cost-effective, and safe methods. Such biogenic Zinc oxide nanoparticles offer more advantages over other physiochemically synthesized methods. In this review, we have summarized the recent literature for the understanding of the green synthesis of Zinc oxide nanoparticles, their characterization, and their various biomedical applications. 

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