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2007 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 26 - 30, 2007  | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Duane Dimos, Mary Galvin, David Mooney, Konrad Samwer

Symposium OO : Solids at the Biological Interface

2007-11-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO1: Interface Science and Engineering I
Session Chairs
Karl Boehringer
John Zhang
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - **OO1.1
Future Opportunities in Materials Design.

John Prater 1
1 Materials Science Division, US Army Research Office, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States

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9:30 AM - **OO1.2
Calcite Shape Modulation Through the Lattice Mismatch Between the Self-assembled Monolayer Template and the Nucleated Crystal Face.

Boaz Pokroy 1 , Joanna Aizenberg 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences , Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - OO1.3
Control of Calcite Crystallisation via Self-Assembled Monolayers.

Colin Freeman 1 , John Harding 1 , Dorothy Duffy 2
1 Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom, 2 Physics and Astronomy, University College London, London United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - OO1.4
The Electrolytic Precipitation of Calcium Phosphate on Titanium Alloy.

Yen Pang Liu 1 , Fereshteh Ebrahimi 1
1 MSE, UF, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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10:30 AM - **OO1.5
Neuroscience on a Chip.

Albert Folch 1
1 , University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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11:00 AM - OO1:Interfaces I
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11:30 AM - **OO1.6
Self-assembly from Nano to Milli Scales.

Karl Boehringer 1
1 Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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12:00 PM - OO1.7
Growth of Phospholipid Membrane Systems on Self-organized Semiconductor Templates.

Christian Teichert 1 , Gerald Trummer 1 , Daniel Pressl 1 , Gregor Hlawacek 1
1 Institute of Physics, University of Leoben, Austria, Leoben Austria

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12:15 PM - OO1.8
Characterization of DNA Oligonucleotides Immobilized on Arsenic-terminated GaAs Surfaces (001).

Joon Hyuk Yang 1 , Lourdes Salamanca-Riba 1 , Mohamad Al-Sheikhly 1
1 Materials science and engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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12:30 PM - OO1.9
Dynamics of Chain Molecules Adsorbed on Lipid Bilayers.

Shashishekar Adiga 1 , Tapan Desai 2
1 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Material Sciences Department, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States

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12:45 PM - OO1.10
Effect of Ligand Density Gradient on the Adhesion Kinetics of Biological Membranes.

Alireza Sarvestani 1 , Esmaiel Jabbari 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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OO2: Biological Adhesion and Cohesion
Session Chairs
Virginia L. Ferguson
Daniel Fletcher
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **OO2.1
Lotus Effect: Roughness-Induced Superhydrophobic Surfaces.

Bharat Bhushan 1
1 MEMS/NEMS (NLIM), Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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3:00 PM - OO2.2
Adhesion and Friction Force Coupling of Gecko Setal Arrays: Implications for Patterned Adhesive Surfaces.

Boxin Zhao 1 , Noshir Pesika 1 , Kenny Rosenberg 1 , Hongbo Zeng 1 , Yu Tian 1 2 , Patricia McGuiggan 1 , Kellar Autumn 3 , Jacob Israelachvili 1
1 Chemical Engineering Deaprtment and Materials Reserach Laboratory, Univerity of california, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 State Key Lab of Tribology, Department of Precision Instruments, Tsinghua University, Beijing China, 3 Department of Biology, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, United States

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3:15 PM - OO2.3
Mechanics of Single-Cell Adhesion Strength Investigated Using a Microfluidic Device.

Kevin Christ 1 , Kyle Williamson 2 , Kristyn Masters 2 , Kevin Turner 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:30 PM - OO2.4
Computational Analysis of Adhesion Forces during Indentation of Cells Using Atomic Force Microscopy.

Yong-Wei Zhang 1 , Chun-Yu Zhang 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore

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3:45 PM - OO2.5
Biofilm Cohesiveness Measurement Using a Novel Atomic ForceMicroscopy Methodology.

Greg Haugstad 1 , Francois Ahimou 2 3 , Michael Semmens 2 , Paige Novak 2
1 Institute of Technology Characterization Facility, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 2 Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 3 , 3M Company, Maplewood, Minnesota, United States

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4:00 PM - OO2: Adhesion
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OO3: Cells and Interfaces
Session Chairs
Conrad R. Stoldt
Joel Voldman
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - **OO3.1
Microtechnological Approaches to Studying Embryonic Stem Cell Self-renewal.

Joel Voldman 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - OO3.2
Buckling of Microtubules in Living Cells Modulated by Surrounding Cytoplasm and Filament Network.

Teng Li 1 2
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States, 2 Maryland NanoCenter, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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5:15 PM - OO3.3
Interaction Forces and Mechanics of Cellular Membranes using Novel Atomic Force Microscopy Probes.

Benjamin Almquist 1 , Nicholas Melosh 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States

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5:30 PM - OO3.4
Influence of EGF on HaCaT (Human Epithelial) Cells by Simultaneous AFM and 3-D Optical Deconvolution.

Kate Bagnoli 1 , Ali Langston 1 , Brian Aneskievich 2 , Bryan Huey 1
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States, 2 Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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5:45 PM - OO3.5
Sol-gel Encapsulated Gold-Silica Nanoshells for SERS Detection of Peptide – Gold Binding.

Sandra Bishnoi 1 , Yu-Jen Lin 1
1 BCPS, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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2007-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO4: Interface Science and Engineering II
Session Chairs
Mehmet Sarikaya
Conrad R. Stoldt
Tuesday AM, November 27, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **OO4.1
Molecular Biomimetics – Genetically Linking Biology and Material Using Designed Peptides for Technology and Medicine.

Mehmet Sarikaya 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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10:00 AM - OO4.2
Guiding Neurons with Micropatterned Solid Substrates.

J. Nevill 1 , Luke Lee 1 , Mu-ming Poo 2 , Sarah Heilshorn 3
1 Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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10:15 AM - OO4.3
Neuronal Adhesion and Growth on Modified Diamond-Like-Carbon Substrates.

Frederik Claeyssens 1 , Ed Regan 2 , Eric Mayer 3 , James Uney 2 , Andrew Dick 3 , Joe McGeehan 4 , Stephen Kelly 2
1 School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 2 Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Integrative Neuroscience and Endocrinology, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 3 Bristol Eye Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 4 Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom

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10:30 AM - OO4.4
Carbon Micro-arrays as a Substrate for Patterned Cell Growth.

Genis Turon Teixidor 1 , Manish Kulkarni 2 , PremPrakash Tripathi 3 , Jamuna Subramaniam 3 , Ashutosh Sharma 2 , Marc Madou 1
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering , Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, 3 Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

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10:45 AM - OO4.5
Magnetically Patterned Co-Cultures for Probing Cell-Cell Interactions.

Edward Felton 1 , Daniel Reich 1 , Yoojin An 2 , Christopher Chen 2
1 Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:00 AM - OO4:Interfaces
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11:30 AM - OO4.6
Co-patterning Mobile and Immobilized Proteins on Surfaces to Model Cell-cell Interactions with Cell-surface Contacts.

Darrell Irvine 1 , Bonnie Huang 1
1 Mat. Sci. & Eng./Biological Eng., MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:45 AM - OO4.7
Role of Biopolymers on the Crystal Structure and Growth of Hydroxyapatite in Biopolymer/Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposite Bone Biomaterials.

Devendra Verma 1 , Patrick Dunlap 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Dinesh Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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12:00 PM - OO4.8
Controlling Hemostasis with Inorganic Surfaces.

April Sawvel 1 , Sarah Baker 1 , Galen Stucky 1
1 Chemistry, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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12:15 PM - OO4.9
A Robust Coating for Nano Titanium Dioxide which Blocks Photocatalytic Activity.

Chien-Hsiu Lin 1 , Wilson Lee 1 , Nadine Pernodet 1 , Bingquan Li 2 , Eli Hatchwell 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Material Science, SUNY-Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Department of Earth & Environmental Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - **OO4.10
The Cellular Cytoskeleton as a Mechanically Adaptive Material.

Daniel Fletcher 1
1 Bioengineering & Biophysics, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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OO5: Tissue Scaffolds and Implant Materials
Session Chairs
Carl Frick
Ken Gall
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **OO5.1
Designing Shape Memory Polymers Networks for Biomedical Applications.

Ken Gall 1 , Chris Yakacki 1 , Alicia Ortega 1 , Alan Greenberg 1
1 Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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3:00 PM - OO5.2
Microfabrication of Biomimetic Cardiac Tissue Engineering Scaffolds.

George Engelmayr 1 , Mingyu Cheng 1 , Christopher Bettinger 2 4 , Jeffrey Borenstein 4 , Robert Langer 1 3 , Lisa Freed 1
1 Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 MEMS Technology Group, Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - OO5.3
Polyurethane-Hyaluronic Acid Copolymers as Hemocompatible, Bioactive Materials.

Fangmin Xu 1 , John Nacker 2 , Wendy Crone 1 2 3 , Kristyn Masters 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Engineering Mechanics Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 3 Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:30 PM - OO5.4
Mechanical Properties of Nanoparticle Hydroxyapatite/gelatin Constructs.

Steven Fox 1 , Inessa Stanishevskaya 1 , Shafiul Chowdhury 1 , Andrei Stanishevsky 1
1 , University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

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3:45 PM - OO5.5
Osteogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells on Biomineralized Collagenenous Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering.

Harold Castano 1 , Chuanbin Mao 1
1 Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, United States

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4:00 PM - OO5:Scaffold/Imp
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4:30 PM - OO5.6
Hydrogel Nanoparticle Aggregates at the Wound-Dressing Interface.

John St. John 1 , Lynda Waller 1 , Daniel Moro 1 , Daniel Hatef 2 , Spencer Brown 2
1 Research, ULURU Inc., Addison, Texas, United States, 2 Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, United States

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4:45 PM - OO5.7
On the Release of Nickel from Dynamically Loaded Orthodontic Wires.

Thorsten Peitsch 1 , Arndt Klocke 2 , Oleg Prymak 1 , Matthias Epple 1
1 Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 2 Department of Orthodontics, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg Germany

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5:00 PM - OO5.8
Drug Delivery Systems Based on Hydroxyapaptite-coated Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) Microparticles.

Qingguo Xu 1 , Jan Czernuszka 1
1 Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Oxford United Kingdom

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5:15 PM - OO5.9
Photoinitiated Chemical Vapor Deposition: A Dry Method for the Synthesis of Biocompatible Hydrogel Films.

Salmaan Baxamusa 1 , Karen Gleason 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:30 PM - OO5.10
Interaction of Silica Particles with Human Cells: Direct Studies and Applications.

Swaminathan Iyer 3 , Craig Woodworth 2 , Ravi Gaikwad 1 , Igor Sokolov 1
3 Chemistry , The University of Western Australia, Potsdam, Western Australia, Australia, 2 Biology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States, 1 Physics, Chemistry, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States

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5:45 PM - OO5.11
Polysilicon Thin Film Based Implants for Single Neuronal Recording/stimulation.

Rajarshi Saha 1 , Jit Muthuswamy 1
1 Harrington Dept. of Bioengineering, arizona state university, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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OO6: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Virginia L. Ferguson
Carl Frick
Conrad R. Stoldt
John Zhang
Wednesday AM, November 28, 2007
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - OO6.1
Functionalized Porous Silicon in a Simulated Gastrointestinal Tract: Modeling the Biocompatibility of a Monolayer Protected Nanostructured Material.

Lon Porter 1
1 Chemistry, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.10
Analysis of Silver Implanted GPC for Medical Applications.

Robert Zimmerman 1 , Claudiu Muntele 1 , Lynn Bowman 1 , Daryush Ila 1
1 Center for Irradiation of Materials , Alabama A&M University, Normal, Alabama, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.11
Diamond-like Carbon Film Coating for Artificial Blood vessels.

Yasuharu Ohgoe 1 , Yousuke Izumo 1 , Kazuya Kanasugi 1 , Akihiko Homma 2 , Kenji Hirakuri 3 , Akio Funakubo 1 , Yoshiyuki Taenaka 2 , Eisuke Tatsumi 2 , Yasuhiro Fukui 1
1 , Tokyo Denki University, Saitama Japan, 2 , National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka Japan, 3 , Tokyo Denki University, Tokyo Japan

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9:00 PM - OO6.12
Selected Cell Growth on the Patterned Nanostructured Surfaces.

Jau-Ye Shiu 1 , Chiung Wen Kuo 1 , Peilin Chen 1
1 Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei Taiwan

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9:00 PM - OO6.13
Investigation of Astrocytes Growing on Tissue Scaffolds by Scanning Probe Recognition Microscopy.

Qian Chen 1 , Y. Fan 1 , L. Udpa 1 , V. Ayres 1 , I. Ahmed 2 , S. Meiners 2 , R. Delgado-Rivera 2 , S. Harris 2 , A. Rice 3
1 , Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States, 2 , UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 3 , Veeco Metrology Group, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.3
Engineering the Interface of Nanoparticle Molecular Magnetic Imaging Agents for Tailored Proton Relaxivity.

Conrad Stoldt 1 , Brian Larsen 1 , Michael Haag 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.5
The Bactericidal Effect of Silver Nanoparticles and Nanowires.

Domingo Ferrer 1 , Patrick Chen 1 , Miguel Jose-Yacaman 1
1 Chemical Engineering Department, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.6
Micropatterned Polymer Substrates That Efficiently Orient Myotubes in Monolayers Cultures.

Jacinthe Gingras 1 , Robert Rioux 2 , Damien Cuvelier 3 , L. Mahadevan 3 , George Whitesides 2 , Jeff Lichtman 1 , Josh Sanes 1
1 Cellular and Molecular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.7
Ellipsometric Characterization of E. coli and C. xerosis Bacteria Films on Nanocomposite Carbon Surfaces.

Javier Avalos 1 , T. Merced 2 , K. Uppireddi 1 , B. Weiner 3 , G. Morell 1
1 Department of Physics, Institute for Functional Nanomaterials, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States, 2 Department of Science and Technolgy, Universidad Metropolitana, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, Institute for Functional Nanomaterials, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States

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9:00 PM - OO6.8
Structural Orientation Control of Hadroxyapatite Thin Films for Optimization of Surface Adsorption Property.

Takao Kobayashi 1 , Wakana Hara 1 , Yusaburo Ono 1 , Mamoru Yoshimoto 1
1 Department of innovative and enginnered material, Tokyo institute of technology, Yokohama Japan

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9:00 PM - OO6.9
3-Mercaptopropionic Acid modified Porous Silicon Substrate used in Hyperammonemia.

Dong-hwa Yun 1 , Suk-In Hong 1 , Woojin Lee 1 , Jun-Hyoung Chang 1
1 Chemical & Biological Engineering, Korea University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - OO6:Poster I
OO6.2 Transferred to OO4.7

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2007-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO7: Tissue Mechanics and Interfaces
Session Chairs
Reinhold Dauskardt
Virginia L. Ferguson
Carl Frick
Wednesday AM, November 28, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - **OO7.1
Micro-mechanical Investigation of Fluid Interaction in Mineralised Tissues.

Andy Bushby 1 , Amanpreet Bembey 1 , Michelle Oyen 2
1 Centre for Materials Research, Queen Mary, University of London, London United Kingdom, 2 Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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9:30 AM - OO7.2
Electromechanical Imaging of Biological Systems.

Alexey Vertegel 1 , Gary Thompson 1 , Brian Rodrigues 2 , Katyayani Seal 2 , Stephen Jesse 2 , Irene Revenko 3 , Sophia Hohlbauch 3 , Roger Proksch 3 , Sergei Kalinin 2
1 Bioengineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States, 2 , Oak Ridge national laboratory, Oak Rodge, Tennessee, United States, 3 , Asulym Research, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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9:45 AM - OO7.3
A Bacterium’s Sense of ``Touch."

Ruchirej Yongsunthon 1 2 , Brian Lower 3 , Vance Fowler 4 , Emily Alexander 4 , Steven Lower 2
1 , Corning Incorporated, Corning, New York, United States, 2 , Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 3 , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States, 4 , Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States

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10:00 AM - OO7.4
Damage Modes in Dental Enamel under Simulated Dentition Loads – the Importance of Interface between Enamel Rods.

Hanson Fong 1 , Lois Lee 1 , Shane White 4 , Michael Paine 3 , Martha Somerman 2 , Malcolm Snead 3 , Mehmet Sarikaya 1
1 Materials Sci & Eng, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 4 Endodontics, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3 Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 Periodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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10:15 AM - OO7.5
Modeling the Aragonite-Protein Interface in Nacre: Weak Nonbonded Interactions Play a Significant Role on Mechanics of Nacre Proteins.

Pijush Ghosh 1 , Dinesh Katti 1 , Shashindra Pradhan 1 , Rahul Bhowmik 1 , Kalpana Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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10:30 AM - **OO7.6
Mechanical Performance of Orthotropic Stalks, Stems and Tubes with a Graded Microstructure.

Ulrike G.K. Wegst 1
1 Dept of Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:00 AM - OO7: Tissues
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11:30 AM - **OO7.7
Biomechanics of Human Stratum Corneum.

Reinhold Dauskardt 1 , Kemal Levi 1
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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12:00 PM - OO7.8
Nanoscale Oscillatory Deformation of Cartilage.

Lin Han 1 , Jacqueline Greene 1 , Han-Hwa Hung 5 , Eliot Frank 5 , Christine Ortiz 1 , Alan Grodzinsky 2 3 4
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Center for Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - OO7.9
Sub-surface Observations of Plastic Deformation in the Mammalian Lung.

Maricris Silva 1 , Zhijia Yuan 2 , Zhenguo Wang 2 , Jae Kim 1 , Yingtian Pan 2 , Andrew Gouldstone 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - OO7.10
Age-related Architectural Variations in Individual Human Cartilage Aggrecan Macromolecules.

Hsu-Yi Lee 1 , Laura Daher 2 , Laurel Ng 4 , Peter Roughley 5 , Alan Grodzinsky 1 3 4 , Christine Ortiz 2 4
1 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Biological Engineering Division, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Joint Diseases Laboratory, Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 3 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:45 PM - OO7.11
Mechanical Response of Molecular Collagen and Influence of Mineral Proximity in Natural Bone.

Rahul Bhowmik 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Dinesh Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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OO8/AA7: Joint Session: Nanomechanics and Tribology of Biological Materials
Session Chairs
Virginia L. Ferguson
Michelle L. Oyen
Wednesday PM, November 28, 2007
Room 208 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **OO8.1/AA7.1
From Sharks to Gummi-Bears.

Susan Enders 1
1 , Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart Germany

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3:00 PM - OO8.2/AA7.2
Nanoindentation Deformation Partitioning Reveals Insight into Mineral-modulus Relationships in Bone.

Virginia Ferguson 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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3:15 PM - OO8.3/AA7.3
Dynamic Oscillatory Compression of Individual Cartilage Chondrocytes.

BoBae Lee 1 , Lin Han 1 , Eliot Frank 2 , Alan Grodzinsky 3 4 5 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Center for Biomedical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Biological Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:30 PM - OO8.4/AA7.4
Analyzing Structure-Property Linkages in Bone using Spherical Nanoindentation and Raman Spectroscopy.

Siddhartha Pathak 1 , Melanie Patel 1 , Surya Kalidindi 1 , Hayden-William Courtland 3 , Karl Jepsen 3 , Haviva Goldman 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 Department of Orthopaedics , Mount Sinai School of Medicine , New York, New York, United States, 2 Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:45 PM - OO8.5/AA7.5
Nanoindentation as Tool to Investigate Micro-mechanical Properties in the Hierarchical Structure of Biological Materials.

Christoph Sachs 1 , Helge Fabritius 1 , Dierk Raabe 1
1 Microstructure Physics and Metal Forming, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf Germany

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4:00 PM - OO8/AA7:Bio
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4:30 PM - **OO8.6/AA7.6
The Role of Non-Collagenous Bone Proteins in Determining the Nanomechanics of Mouse Bones.

Adrian Mann 1
1 , Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

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5:00 PM - OO8.7/AA7.7
In vitro Dynamic Response of Porcine Brain Tissue in Uniaxial Compression and Indentation.

Asha Balakrishnan 1 , Thibault Prevost 1 , Simona Socrate 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:15 PM - OO8.8/AA7.8
Viscoelastic Behavior of a Centrally Loaded Circular Film Being Clamped at the Circumference.

Kai-Tak Wan 1 , Michelle Oyen 2 , Kuo-Kang Liu 3
1 Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Engineering Department, Cambridge University , Cambridge United Kingdom, 3 Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University, Stoke-on-trent United Kingdom

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5:30 PM - OO8.9/AA7.9
Nanoindentation of PuraMatrix-Collagen Hydrogels.

Jessica Kaufman 1 , Catherine Klapperich 1 2
1 Biomedical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Manufacturing Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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5:45 PM - OO8.10/AA7.10
The Graded Structure and Mechanical Properties of the Natural Armor of Polypterus Senegalus.

Ju Ha Song 1 , Benjamin Bruet 1 , Ilan Kalai 3 , Gadi Pelled 3 , Dan Gazit 3 , Mary Boyce 2 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Campus, Jerusalem Israel, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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OO9: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Virginia L. Ferguson
Carl Frick
Conrad R. Stoldt
John Zhang
Thursday AM, November 29, 2007
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - OO9.1
The Role of Organics in the Mechanics of the Human Dentin-Enamel-Junction (DEJ).

Marta Baldassarri 1 2 , Lucia Pallotto 3 , Enrico P. Tomasini 4 , Elia Beniash 1 2 , Lorenzo Scalise 4
1 , Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , University of Padova, Padova Italy, 4 , Politechnic University of Ancona, Ancona Italy

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9:00 PM - OO9.10
The Role of Substrate Mechanics on Mesenchymal Cell Differentiation.

Tatyana Miranova 1 , Vladimir Jurukovski 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1 , Marcia Simon 1 , Nadine Pernodet 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.11
Paper-Based Microfluidic Devices: An Inexpensive, Portable, and Lightweight Platform for Detection.

Scott Phillips 1 , Andres Martinez 1 , George Whitesides 1
1 Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.12
Single Molecule Analysis of DNA/Protein Interactions: The Nanopore Shift Assay.

Meni Wanunu 1 , Devora Cohen-Karni 1 , Yong Yu 1 , Zhiping Weng 1 , Amit Meller 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.13
Analysis of Human Spleen Contamination.

Martin Kopani 1 , Martin Weis 2 , Jan Jakubovsky 3
1 Department of Pathology, Comenius University, School of Medicine, Bratislava Slovakia, 2 Department of Physics, Slovak University of Technology, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Bratislava Slovakia, 3 Department of Pathology, Comenius University, School of Medicine, Bratislava Slovakia

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9:00 PM - OO9.2
Nanoindentation Mapping and Modeling of Mineralized Tissue Interfaces.

Michelle Oyen 1 , Ching-Chang Ko 2
1 Engineering Dept., Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.3
Modeling Cytoskeletal Assembly and Organization in Engineered Muscle Cells.

Po-Ling Kuo 1 , Chinlin Guo 2 , Kevin Parker 1
1 School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Engineering & Applied Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.4
Characterizing Mechanical Interaction between Myocytes and Substrates.

Po-Ling Kuo 1 , Nicholas Geisse 1 , Sean Sheehy 1 , Kevin Parker 1
1 School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.5
Engineering Contractility of Myocardial Sheets.

Adam Feinberg 1 , William Adams 1 , Mark Bray 1 , Sean Sheehy 1 , Kevin Parker 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.6
Finite Deformation of a Biotic-Abiotic Thin Film in a Fluid.

William Adams 1 , Adam Feinberg 1 , Kevin Parker 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.7
Comparison of Fracture Energy of Structure Modified Diamond-like Carbon Films by Thermal Annealing and Si Incorporation with the Four Point Bending Test.

Heon Woong Choi 1 2 , David M. Gage 2 , Reinhold. H Dauskardt 2 , Kwang-Ryeol Lee 3 , kyu Hwan Oh 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 3 Future Convergence Technology Laboratory, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - OO9.8
Fiber Spinning as a Gateway into Micro and Nano Worlds.

Alexander Lobovsky 1 , Mohammad Behi 1
1 , United Materials Technologies, LLC, Westfield, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - OO9.9
Aromatic Thermosetting Copolyester (ATSP) / UHMWPE Blends with Improved Wear Properties and Biocompatibility.

Yongqing Huang 2 , James Economy 1
2 , DuPont CR&D, Wilmington, Delaware, United States, 1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbanan-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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2007-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO10: Nanomaterials Interfaced with Biology
Session Chairs
Reed Ayers
Rebekah Drezek
John Zhang
Thursday AM, November 29, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - OO10.1
Towards Conductive Nanowires by Seeded-growth of Gold Nanocrystals on the Filamentous Biological Templates.

Fuke Wang 1 , Penghe Qiu 1 , Chuanbin Mao 1
1 Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, United States

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9:45 AM - OO10.2
Do Cells Exposed to Au Nanoparticles Recover?

Tatsiana Mironava 1 , Asya Bakhtina 2 , Xiaohua Fang 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1 , Nadine Pernodet 1
1 , SUNY, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Chemistry, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, New York, United States

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10:30 AM - **OO10.5
Optical Molecular Imaging for Assessment of Nanomaterial Interactions In Vivo.

Rebekah Drezek 1
1 Bioengineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States

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11:00 AM - OO10:Nanomatls
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11:30 AM - **OO10.6
The Detection and Characterization of Nanoparticulate Heavy Metals in Epithelial Tissues in Patients with Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy.

Reed Ayers 1 , John Chandler 1 , Jim Ranville 1 , Whitney High 2
1 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 Dermatology, University of Colorado Health Sciences, Aurora, Colorado, United States

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12:00 PM - OO10.7
Size Dependent Cytotoxicity of Gold Nanoparticles.

Yu Pan 1 , Willi Jahnen-Dechent 1 , Sabine Neuss 2 , Annika Leifert 3 , Monika Fischler 3 , Ulrich Simon 3 , Günter Schmid 4 , Wolfgang Brandau 5 , Fei Wen 3
1 Biomedical Engineering Biointerface Lab, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen Germany, 2 Pathology, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen Germany, 3 Inorganic Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen Germany, 4 Inorganic Chemistry, University Duisburg-Essen, Essen Germany, 5 Radiochemistry, University Hospital Essen, Essen Germany

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12:15 PM - OO10.8
Reductive Degradation of Worm Micelles for Drug Delivery Applications

Karthikan Rajagopal 1 , Dennis Discher 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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12:30 PM - OO10.9
Interfacing Silicon Nanowires with Mammalian Cells.

Woong Kim 1 , Jennifer Ng 2 , Miki Kunitake 3 , Bruce Conklin 2 , Peidong Yang 1 3
1 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, San Francisco, California, United States, 3 Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:45 PM - OO10.10
Pharmacokinetics of Soluble Carbon Nanotubes in Mice.

Michael McDevitt 1 , Debjit Chattopadhyay 1 , Jaspreet Jaggi 1 , Ronald Finn 1 , Pat Zanzonico 1 , Carlos Villa 1 , Diego Rey 2 , Juana Mendenhall 3 , Carl Batt 3 , Jon Njardarson 4 , David Scheinberg 1
1 Departments of Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry, Medicine, Radiology, and Medical Physics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York , New York, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 3 Dept. of Food Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 4 Dept. of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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OO11: Nanomaterials Interfaces with Biology
Session Chairs
Reed Ayers
John Zhang
Thursday PM, November 29, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - OO11.1
Protein Adsorption on Gold Nanoparticles Passivated by Carboxylic Thiols.

Yuan Sun 1 , Malka Bromberg 2 , Sam Blass 2 , Frieda Dukesz 2 , Batya Herzberg 2 , Qi Wang 2 , Neer Asherie 2 , Anatoly Frenkel 2 , Nadine Pernodet 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States

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