Mirabilis jalapa Flower Extract as Therapeutic Agent and Cellular Delivery by Nanoparticles

  • C R Rathi Department of Biotechnology, Sree Narayana Guru College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
  • S. N. Suresh Department of Biotechnology, School of Science, Rathinam College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India


Bio friendly green modest syntheses of nanoparticles are the present research in the extremity of nanotechnology. This study has been undertaken to explore the determinants of iron nanoparticles from 1 mM FeSO4 solution through profuse concentration of aqueous flower extract of Mirabilis jalapa reducing besides immobilizing agent. The attribute of iron nanoparticles was studied by using UV-VIS spectroscopy SEM and XRD. The XRD spectrum of the iron nanoparticles established the presence of elemental copper signal. Green synthesized iron nanoparticle manifests the zone of inhibition against isolated human pathogenic (Streptococcus species, Bacillus species, Staphylococcus species, Klebsiella species and E. coli) bacteria. The analytical chassis contains the flower pigment betalain the natural food dye resources can efficiently use in the production of iron nanoparticle and it could be utilized in various fields in therapeutics and nanotechnology.

Keywords: Nanoparticles, Mirabilis jalapa, UV-VIS spectroscopy, SEM- XRD.

Keywords: Nanoparticles, Mirabilis jalapa, UV-VIS spectroscopy, SEM- XRD


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C R Rathi, Department of Biotechnology, Sree Narayana Guru College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Department of Biotechnology, Sree Narayana Guru College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

S. N. Suresh, Department of Biotechnology, School of Science, Rathinam College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Department of Biotechnology, School of Science, Rathinam College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India


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Rathi CR, Suresh SN. Mirabilis jalapa Flower Extract as Therapeutic Agent and Cellular Delivery by Nanoparticles. JDDT [Internet]. 15Feb.2021 [cited 14Apr.2024];11(1-s):53-6. Available from: https://jddtonline.info/index.php/jddt/article/view/4549