When stem cells meet nanoparticles for biomedical treatments: A mini-review

  • Yasamin Ghahramani Shiraz university of Medical sciences
  • Mohammad Pourrajab zadeh
Keywords: Nano particles, cancer, Stem cells


One of the newest technologies that have been proposed for medical treatments that have attracted a lot of attention is the use of nanoparticles. Today, a wide variety of nanoparticles are known and made. These nanoparticles are used in further research.  Especially Nanoparticles have a variety of effects on stem cells. In This mini-review, some applications and effects of nanoparticles in medical treatments have been investigated. First, the toxicity of one of the most common nanoparticles (silver nanoparticle) on stem cells was examined. Also, the potential of several nanoparticles in stem cell differentiation and proliferation and their role in mesenchymal stem cells, neuronal stem cells, and cancer Nanomedicine that has vital in our research was discussed. The purpose of writing this mini-review is to get acquainted with the most common nanoparticles and some of their effects on stem cells for medical treatments. With a better understanding of nanoparticles, they can be better used in clinical treatments or control many deadly diseases.


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How to Cite
Ghahramani Y, Pourrajab zadeh M. When stem cells meet nanoparticles for biomedical treatments: A mini-review. AANBT [Internet]. 19Sep.2021 [cited 4Oct.2022];2(4):72-8. Available from: https://www.dormaj.org/index.php/AANBT/article/view/445