African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5147

Full Length Research Paper

Biosynthesis, optimization, purification and characterization of gold nanoparticles

Shivaji S. Waghmare
  • Shivaji S. Waghmare
  • Department of Microbiology, Fergusson College, Pune 411 004. (M.S.) India
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Arvind M. Deshmukh
  • Arvind M. Deshmukh
  • Department of Microbiology, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, subcenter, Osmanabad, 413 501. (M.S.) India
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Zygmunt Sadowski
  • Zygmunt Sadowski
  • Department of Chemical Engineering, Wroclaw University of Technology, Wybrzeze Wyspianskiego, 27 Wroclaw, Poland
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  •  Received: 26 March 2010
  •  Accepted: 05 July 2013
  •  Published: 08 January 2014

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