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Journal of Nanoparticles
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 431218, 6 pages
Antibacterial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles Synthesized by Bark Extract of Syzygium cumini
Amity Institute of Microbial Technology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Sector 125, Noida 201303, India
Received 31 January 2013; Revised 15 March 2013; Accepted 3 April 2013
Academic Editor: Amir Kajbafvala
Copyright © 2013 Ram Prasad and Vyshnava Satyanarayana Swamy. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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