Vol 5 No 10 (2019): IJRDO - Journal of Biological Science (ISSN: 2455-7676)

Increasing the yield of iron-dextran nanoparticles by ultrasonic treatment

Xianyu Yang
College of Animal Science and Technology, Zhejiang Agricultural and Forestry University, 666 Wusu Street, Hangzhou 311300, China
Xin Gao
College of Animal Science and Technology, Zhejiang A&F University, Hangzhou, China | Key Laboratory of Applied Technology on Green-Eco-Healthy Animal Husbandry of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou, China | Zhejiang Provincial Engineering Laboratory for Animal Health Inspection and Internet Technology, Hangzhou, China
Published October 22, 2019
  • Iron-dextran particles,
  • Nanoparticles,
  • Ultrasonic treatment,
  • Ciliate,
  • Conjugating pairs
How to Cite
Yang, X., & Xin Gao. (2019). Increasing the yield of iron-dextran nanoparticles by ultrasonic treatment. IJRDO - Journal of Biological Science (ISSN: 2455-7676), 5(10), 04-06. Retrieved from https://ijrdo.org/index.php/bs/article/view/3258


Iron-dextran nanoparticles are very useful for separating ciliate conjugating pairs. However, due to the low yield, their application is greatly limited. By ultrasonic treatment, their yield is greatly increased, which makes their application without any hesitation. This method will be introduced here.


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