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Amna Sirelkhatim

Country of origin: Sudan Currently in: Sudan, Sudan General field of specialization: Physics
Academic Background


2016 Doctorate Physics
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

Nanotechnology Nanotechnology applications in: Treatment of: Bacteria Cancer

Publications resulting from Research: 

1. Amna Hassan Sirelkhatim*1, Shahrom Mahmud1, Azman Seeni2, Dasmawati Mohamad3, Habsah Hasan4, Rabab Khalid Sendi1, Siti Khadijah Mohd. Bakhori1, Ling Chuo Ann1, M. Aizuddin A. Rahman1. Structural, Optical and Antibacterial Properties of ZnO Commercial Powder Grades. The 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Materials Engineering (ICoSM2013). Advanced Materials Research Vol. 795 (2013) pp 19-23.
2. Amna Sirelkhatim, Shahrom Mahmud, Azman Seeni, Noor Haida Mohd. Kaus, and Rabab Sendi. Physico-chemical characteristics of ZnO nanoparticles-based discs and toxic effect on human cervical cancer HeLa cells. 3rd International Conference on Fundamental and Applied Sciences (ICFAS 2014). AIP Conference Proceedings 1621, 670 (2014); doi: 10.1063/1.4898540.
3. Amna Sirelkhatim, Shahrom Mahmud, Azman Seeni, N.H.M. Kaus, Ling Chuo Ann, Siti Khadijah Mohd Bakhori, Habsah Hasan, Dasmawati Mohamad, Review on Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Antibacterial Activity and Toxicity Mechanism, Nano-Micro Lett. 7(3), 219-242 (2015).
4. Amna Sirelkhatim. Shahrom Mahmud. Azman Seeni. Noor Haida Mohd Kaus. Preferential cytotoxicity of ZnO nanoparticle towards cervical cancer cells induced by ROS-mediated apoptosis and cell cycle arrest for cancer therapy. J Nanopart Res (2016) 18:219, DOI 10.1007/s11051-016-3531-x.

*Please visit GoogleScholar, Amna Sirelkhatim.

Current profession

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Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Dec 2016
NML Hot Paper Award
Award from the Nano-Micro Letters journal as winner for the best published paper in 2016, titled “Review on Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: Antibacterial Activity and Toxicity Mechanism”.

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