Role of Nanoparticles Synthesized from Bacteria as Antimicroorganism: A Review

  • Shaimaa Jassim Alsultany College of science university of Babylon, Iraq
  • Ameen Alwan Mohaimeed Directorate of Education Babylon, Ministry of Education, Iraq
Keywords: Nanoparticles synthesis, Bacteria, Antimicroorganism


Nanoparticles are one of the most important technologies of today and the future. This groundbreaking technology is considered a very significant domain among all the fields of science due to its tangible capacity in improving products, treating diseases, serving mankind in all spheres of life, and realizing future scientific revolutions in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, and other sciences.  Therefore, it is truly necessary to take advantage of the distinct properties of nanomaterials. Hence, synthesized nanoparticles have been shown to be enjoying anti-proliferating antioxidant, anti-migration, antioagulant and anti-cancer antipathogenic characteristics in the laboratory.  Accordingly, this study came to prominence in this field. The biochemical equipment used in nanoparticle bacterial biosynthesis was subsequently proven. Many of these biochemical types of equipment have been used as part of a cellular detoxification resistance mechanism that involves altering inorganic ions solubility by reducing and/or precipitating soluble toxic to insoluble non-toxic nanostructures. Microorganisms, such as bacteria, are used as an environmentally responsible strategy, and an alternative in the method of chemical agents when nanoparticles are synthesized. Extracellular as well as intracellular biocatalytic (including possible excretion) synthesis involves mainly oxidreductase enzymes like NADH dependent reductase nitrate NADPH, NADPH sulphite reductase alfa (NADPH dependent on sulfite reductase) and cells.

How to Cite
Alsultany, S. J., & Mohaimeed, A. A. (2021). Role of Nanoparticles Synthesized from Bacteria as Antimicroorganism: A Review. Iraqi Journal of Nanotechnology, (2), 44-53.