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Published on:January 2022
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, 2022; 56(1):1-8
Review Article | doi:10.5530/ijper.56.1.1

Development of Magnetic Nanoparticles and Encapsulation Methods – An Overview

Authors and affiliation (s):

A Venkata Satya Madhulatha1,*, E Susithra1,*, Raghavendra Kumar Gunda2

1Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vels Institute of Science, Technology and Advanced Studies, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, INDIA.

2Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vignan’s Foundation for Science, Technology and Research (Deemed to be University), Vadlamudi, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA.


Nanotechnology is a versatile evolving field today. The importance of nanoparticles reaches high in diagnostics, medicine, or pharmaceuticals for drug delivery. Among all the different nanoparticles, Magnetic nanoparticles are novel, easily prepared, and have many biomedical applications. The specific character of Magnetic nanoparticles shows various applications like a diagnosis of diseases, targeted drug delivery, and cancer therapy. An overview of this topic includes all about the history, advantages, disadvantages, preparation methods, and biomedical applications of Magnetic nanoparticles. It also focuses on the overall information of Magnetic nanoparticles and their prospective, challenges faced in the delivery of drugs have also been discussed.

Key words: Applications, Characterization, Magnetic nanoparticles, Nanoparticles, Preparation methods.



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