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Future Prospects of Nanobiotechnology

  • Hoda Jafarizadeh-Malmiri
  • Zahra Sayyar
  • Navideh Anarjan
  • Aydin Berenjian
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Abstract

Nanotechnology and biotechnology enjoy a great deal of overlap in many research laboratories. Nanobiotechnology, as the name suggests, refers to the interface between, and convergence of, nano- and biotechnology. It is a multitude of various disciplines such as chemistry, physics, biology and engineering (Fakruddin et al. 2012). Main applications and opportunities of nanotechnology in the agri-food sector is shown in Fig. 10.1.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoda Jafarizadeh-Malmiri
    • 1
  • Zahra Sayyar
    • 1
  • Navideh Anarjan
    • 2
  • Aydin Berenjian
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Chemical Engineering, East AzarbaijanSahand University of TechnologyTabrizIran
  2. 2.Faculty of Chemical Engineering, East AzarbaijanIslamic Azad University Tabriz BranchTabrizIran
  3. 3.Faculty of EngineeringThe University of WaikatoHamiltonNew Zealand

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