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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 938272, 10 pages
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Research Article

Synthesis and Characterization of Silver and Gold Nanoparticles Using Aqueous Extract of Seaweed, Turbinaria conoides, and Their Antimicrofouling Activity

1Department of Oceanography and Coastal Area Studies, School of Marine Sciences, Alagappa University, Thondi Campus, Thondi, Tamil Nadu 623 409, India
2SRM Research Institute, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu 603 203, India
3Department of Nanoscience and Technology, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu 630 003, India
4Department of Zoology, Directorate of Distance Education, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu 630 003, India
5Biological Oceanography Division, CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa 403 004, India

Received 9 August 2013; Accepted 5 December 2013; Published 3 February 2014

Academic Editors: C. Boyer, A. M. Noreddin, M. Rai, and P. Webster

Copyright © 2014 Sri Ramkumar Vijayan et al. 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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