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Table 1 Estimated zone of inhibition after treatment of pathogenic bacteria with different concentrations of ZnFe2O4 NPs

From: Anti‐bacterial and wound healing‐promoting effects of zinc ferrite nanoparticles

ZnFe2O4 concentration (µg/mL) Zone of inhibition (mm)
E. coli P. aeruginosa K. pneumoniae S. typhi S. aureus MRSA
12.5 9 ± 0.8 10 ± 0.8 10 ± 0.5 8 ± 0.5 10 ± 0.5 10 ± 0.9
25 10 ± 0.4 11 ± 0.4 10 ± 1 10 ± 0.7 10 ± 0.6 10 ± 0.4
50 10 ± 0.6 11 ± 0.5 11 ± 1.1 11 ± 1.4 11 ± 0.8 10 ± 0.7
100 11 ± 0.7 12 ± 0.8 13 ± 1.6 12 ± 1.1 13 ± 0.9 11 ± 0.9
Positive control (silver cream) 16 ± 0.9 15 ± 0.4 16 ± 0.9 16 ± 1 20 ± 1.2 14 ± 0.7
Vehicle control (DMSO) 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 0 ± 0
  1. Data are denoted as mean ± standard deviation of three replicates
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