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2013 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2013 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium H : Advanced Composites and Structures for Tissue Engineering

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Syam P. Nukavarapu, University of Connecticut
Huinan Liu, University of California, Riverside
Rui L. Reis, University of Minho
Arthur J. Coury, Coury Consulting Services

Symposium Support

Aldrich Materials Science
Medtronic, Inc.
Royal Society of Chemistry
Society for Biomaterials
Teleflex Medical OEM
University of Connecticut - Institute for Regenerative Engineering
University of Connecticut - Sackler Center for Biomedical, Biological, Engineering and Physical Sciences
H2: Advanced Composites and Structures: Micro/Nano/Pico-Technology and Applications
Session Chairs
Syam P. Nukavarapu
Peter Ma
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - *H2.01
From Nanotechnology to Picotechnology: What is on the Horizon?

Thomas Webster 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA

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3:00 AM - H2.02
Functional Inorganic Nanoparticles for Stem Cell Tracking and Ischemic Stroke Treatment

Taeho Kim 1 2 Taeghwan Hyeon 1 2

1Center for Nanoparticle Research, Institute for Basic Science (IBS) Seoul Republic of Korea2School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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3:15 AM - H2.03
Identifying Iron Oxide Based Materials that Can Either Pass or Not Pass through the Blood-Brain Barrier

Di Shi 1 Linlin Sun 2 Gujie Mi 1 Soumya Bhattacharya 3 Suprabha Nayar 3 Thomas J Webster 4

1Northeastern University Boston USA2Northeastern University Boston USA3CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory Burmamines India4Northeastern University Boston USA

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3:30 AM - H2.04
Efficacy of Nanoparticle Drug Delivery System in an Embedded Spheroid Tumor Model

Kristie Mercedes Charoen 1 Brian Fallica 1 Muhammad Zaman 1 Mark Grinstaff 1 2

1Boston University Boston USA2Boston University Boston USA

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3:45 AM - H2.05
Magnesium Oxide Nanoparticles as Novel Materials for Tendon to Bone Insertion Applications

Daniel J. Hickey 1 Linlin Sun 2 Batur Ercan 1 Thomas J. Webster 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA2Northeastern University Boston USA

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4:00 AM - H2
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4:30 AM - *H2.06
Merging Micro/Nanoscale Technologies and Advanced Biomaterials for Engineering 3D Tissues

Ali Khademhosseini 1 2 3

1Harvard Medical School Cambridge USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA3Harvard University Cambridge USA

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5:00 AM - H2.07
Nanostructured Ceramic and Ceramic-Polymer Composites as Dual Functional Interface for Bioresorbable Metallic Implants

Huinan Liu 1 2 3

1University of California, Riverside Riverside USA2University of California, Riverside Riverside USA3University of California, Riverside Riverside USA

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5:15 AM - H2.08
Chitosan/Collagen-Coated Gold Nanoparticles Scaffold

Fernanda Silva Tenorio 1 William Candiotto Lueders 1 Mateus dos Santos Silva 1 Ana Paula Lemes 1 Denise Arruda 2 Luiz Rodolpho Raja Gabaglia Travassos 2 Dayane Tada 1

1Federal University of Samp;#227;o Paulo Samp;#227;o Josamp;#233; dos Campos Brazil2Federal University of Samp;#227;o Paulo Samp;#227;o Paulo Brazil

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5:30 AM - H2.09
From Nanofibrous Hollow Microspheres to Nanofibrous Hollow Discs and Nanofibrous Shells

Zhanpeng Zhang 1 Jiang Hu 2 Peter X Ma 1 2 3

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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5:45 AM - H2.10
Nanoporous Silicas as Components in Implants and Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

Peter Behrens 1 Nina Ehlert 1 Sina Williams 1 Anne Christel 1 Natalja Wendt 1

1Leibniz University Hannover Hannover Germany

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H1: Materials and Strategies for Regenerative Engineering
Session Chairs
Huinan Liu
Thomas Webster
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:00 AM - *H1.01
Advanced Biomaterials and Nanotechnology for Improved Health Care

Nicholas Peppas 1

1The University of Texas at Austin Austin USA

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9:30 AM - *H1.02
Composites and Structures for Regenerative Engineering

Cato T. Laurencin 1 2 3 Roshan James 1 2

1University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA2University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA3University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA

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10:00 AM - H1.03
Effects of Surface Modification of 45S5 Bioactive Glass on Bioactivity, Mechanical, and In Vivo Remodeling Properties of Polymeric Biocomposites

Andrew J Harmata 1 2 Sasidhar Uppuganti 2 Jeffry S Nyman 2 Scott A Guelcher 1 2

1Vanderbilt University Nashville USA2Vanderbilt University Nashville USA

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10:15 AM - H1.04
Gradient Matrix Design for Osteochondral Tissue Engineering

Deborah L Dorcemus 1 3 Syam Nukavarapu 1 2 4

1University of Connecticut Farmington USA2University of Connecticut Farmington USA3University of Connecticut Storrs USA4University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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10:30 AM - H1
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11:00 AM - *H1.05
Composite Scaffolds for Guiding Stem Cell Differentiation

Helen Lu 1

1Columbia University New York USA

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11:30 AM - H1
H1.06 Discussion Time

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12:00 PM - H1.07
One- and Two-Dimensional Carbon and Inorganic Nanomaterials as Reinforcing Agents for Biodegradable and Biocompatible Polymeric Tissue Engineering Implants

Behzad Farshid 1 2 Gaurav Lalwani 1 Balaji Sitharaman 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA2SUNY Stony Brook Stony Brook USA

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12:15 PM - H1.08
Can Tough Corneal Scaffolds Be Created?

Khaow Tonsomboon 1 Michelle Oyen 1

1Cambridge University Cambridge United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - H1.09
Issues in Translation of Advanced Composites from the Bench to the Medical Marketplace

Arthur J. Coury 1

1Coury Consulting Services Boston USA

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2013-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Syam P. Nukavarapu, University of Connecticut
Huinan Liu, University of California, Riverside
Rui L. Reis, University of Minho
Arthur J. Coury, Coury Consulting Services

Symposium Support

Aldrich Materials Science
Medtronic, Inc.
Royal Society of Chemistry
Society for Biomaterials
Teleflex Medical OEM
University of Connecticut - Institute for Regenerative Engineering
University of Connecticut - Sackler Center for Biomedical, Biological, Engineering and Physical Sciences
H4: Advanced Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering I
Session Chairs
Sangamesh Kumbar
Nuno Neves
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - *H4.01
Advanced Composites and Structures for Tissue Engineering

Nuno M. Neves 1 2

1University of Minho Guimaraes Portugal2University of Minho Braga/Guimaraes Portugal

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3:00 AM - H4.02
Honeycomb-Shaped Scaffolds for Control Cellular Adhesion, Proliferation, and Differentiation by Altering Mechanical and Topological Properties

Hiroshi Yabu 1 2 Hiroki Satoh 1 Yuta Saito 1 Takahito Kawano 1 Masatsugu Shimomura 1 2

1Tohoku University Sendai Japan2JST Sendai Japan

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3:15 AM - H4.03
Advanced Scaffold Design for Cartilage Mediated Bone Tissue Engineering

Paiyz E. Mikael 1 2 Syam Nukavarapu 1 2 3

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA2University of Connecticut Farmington USA3University of Connecticut Farmington USA

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3:30 AM - H4.04
Nanoclays with Biomineralized Hydroxyaptite for Design of Biodegradable Polymeric Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration

Avinash H Ambre 1 Dinesh R Katti 1 Kalpana S Katti 1

1North Dakota State University Fargo USA

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3:45 AM - H4.05
Biphasic Scaffolds for Bone Repair

Clarke Nelson 1 Yusuf Khan 1 2 3 Cato T. Laurencin 1 2 3

1University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA2University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA3University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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4:00 AM - H4
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4:30 AM - *H4.06
Fabrication of Bioactive Glass Scaffolds with Tailored Biodegradability

Himanshu Jain 1 Mona K Marei 2 Matthias M Falk 3

1Lehigh University Bethlehem USA2Alexandria University Alexandria Egypt3Lehigh University Bethlehem USA

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5:00 AM - H4.07
Biodegradable Nanocomposite Based Spiral Structures for Bone Tissue Engineering

Aja Aravamudhan 1 2 Roshan James 1 2 Xiaojun Yu 4 Sangamesh Kumbar 1 2 3

1University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA2University of Connecticut Health Center Farmington USA3University of Connecticut Storrs USA4Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken USA

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5:15 AM - H4.08
Fabrication of Pure Cellulosic and Composite Scaffolds by Unidirectional Freeze Drying Method for Cartilage Tissue Engineering

Avinav Nandgaonkar 1 Lucian Lucia 2 Wendy Krause 1

1North Carolina State University Raleigh USA2North Carolina State University Raleigh USA

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5:30 AM - H4.09
Multiphasic Eosin Y and UV Crosslinked Hyaluronic Acid Based Hydrogels for Integrated Osteochondral Tissue Regeneration

Spencer L Fenn 1 Meredith Koch 1 Rachael A. Oldinski 1 2

1University of Vermont Burlington USA2University of Vermont Burlington USA

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5:45 AM - H4.10
Biopolymer/Graphene Nanocomposites for Bio-Applications

Ananta Raj Adhikari 1 Wei-Kan Chu 1 2 Ardebili Haleh 3 Fernanda Laezza 4

1University of Houston Houston USA2University of Houston Houston USA3University of Houston Houston USA4University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston USA

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H5: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Syam P. Nukavarapu
Huinan Liu
Arthur J. Coury
Nuno Neves
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - H5.01
Cells Culture and Control of Growth Orientation via Wet Processed Opportunely Tailored Nanostructures

Ennio Capria 1 Stefania Corvaglia 1 Loredana Casalis 1 Alessandro Fraleoni-Morgera 1

1Elettra - Sincrotrone Trieste Basovizza Italy

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9:00 AM - H5.02
Biological Characterization of TAMP Scaffolds for Hard Tissue Regeneration

Tia J. Kowal 1 Shaojie Wang 2 Jutta Y. Marzillier 1 Mona Marei 3 Himanshu Jain 2 Matthias M. Falk 1

1Lehigh University Bethlehem USA2Lehigh University Bethlehem USA3Alexandria University Alexandria Egypt

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9:00 AM - H5.03
Poly (3-Thiophene Hexylacetate)/Poly(Hydroxybutyrate-co-Valerate) Blends for Use in Tissue Engineering

Mariana Silva Recco 1 Mateus Sousa Franco 1 Adjaci Uchoa Fernandes 2 Tatiane Moraes Arantes 3 Fernando Henrique Cristovan 1

1Universidade Federal de Samp;#227;o Paulo Samp;#227;o Josamp;#233; dos Campos Brazil2Universidade de Sao Paulo Sao Paulo Brazil3National Institute for Space Research Sao Jose dos Campos Brazil

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9:00 AM - H5.04
Effects of Cellulose Nanocrystals on the Properties of Chitosan Hydrogel for Medical Applications

Mateus Santos Silva 1 Thais L.A. Montanheiro 1 Joao Paulo Machado 2 Nelson Duran 3 4 Dayane Batista Tada 1 Ana Paula Paula Lemes 1 3

1Universidade Federal de Samp;#227;o Paulo Samp;#227;o Josamp;#233; dos Campos Brazil2Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais Samp;#227;o Josamp;#233; dos Campos Brazil3Universidade Estadual de Campinas Campinas Brazil4Universidade Federal do ABC Santo Andramp;#233; Brazil

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9:00 AM - H5.05
Formulation of Ag/BSA Nanoparticles Adsorbed Collagen Grafted PHBV Scaffold for Potential Use in Joint Arthroplasty

Rotimi Bakare 1 Chandra Bhan 1 John Stubbs 2 Dharmaraj Raghavan 1

1Howard University Washington USA2Howard University College of Medicine Washington USA

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9:00 AM - H5.06
Changes in Conformational Structure and Crystalline Morphology of Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate-co-3-Hydorxyhexanoate)s During Electrospinning Investigated by FT-IR and Raman Spectroscopy

Liang Gong 1 D. Bruce Chase 1 Isao Noda 1 John Rabolt 1

1University of Delaware Newark USA

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9:00 AM - H5.07
Low Temperature Fabrication of Hydroxyapatite-Titanium Nanocomposites for Bone Replacements

Isabella Grabski 1 Deok-Yang Kim 1

1Bergen County Academies Hackensack USA

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9:00 AM - H5.09
Engineered Mineralization Using Protein-Derived Peptides for Dental Tissue Repair

Mustafa Gungormus 1 Hanson Fong 1 Sefa Dag 1 Greg Huang 1 Candan Tamerler 2 Mehmet Sarikaya 1

1University of Washington Seattle USA2University of Kansas Lawrence USA

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9:00 AM - H5.10
3D Scaffolds with Inverted Colloidal Crystal Geometry from Expandable Cationic Poly(DMAA-co-AMTAC) Hydrogel for Well-Plate Format

Joong Hwan Bahng 1 Yi Chun Wang 1 Nicholas Kotov 1 2 3

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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9:00 AM - H5.11
Fabrication and Characterization of a Porous Hydroxyapatite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering

Garima Tripathi 1 Ashutosh Sharma 2

1Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur India2Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur Kanpur India

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9:00 AM - H5.13
Fabrication of Biphasic Calcium Phosphate Ceramics/Biodegradable Polymers as Artificial Bone Materials

Yusuke Yanagi 1 Masahiro Yoshizawa-Fujita 1 Yuko Takeoka 1 Mamoru Aizawa 2 Masahiro Rikukawa 1

1Sophia University Tokyo Japan2Meiji University Kanagawa Japan

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9:00 AM - H5.14
Preparation of Biodegradable Polymer Nanofibers and Their Applications for Biomaterials

Yuri Shiomura 1 Masahiro Yoshizawa-Fujita 1 Yuko Takeoka 1 Masahiro Rikukawa 1

1Sophia University Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - H5.15
In Vitro Examination of Poly(glycerol sebacate) Degradation Kinetic: Effects of Porosity and Cure Temperature

Nadia Krook 1 Courtney LeBlon 2 Sabrina Jedlicka 1 3 4

1Lehigh University Bethlehem USA2Lehigh University Bethlehem USA3Lehigh University Bethlehem USA4Lehigh University Bethlehem USA

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9:00 AM - H5.16
Synergistic Action of Pancreatic Iselts and Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Fibrin Gel to Cure Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Yong Hwa Hwang 1 Suk Ho Bhang 2 Min Jun Kim 1 Yong-kyu Lee 3 Byung-Soo Kim 2 Dong Yun Lee 1

1Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea2Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea3Korea National University of Transportation Chungju Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - H5.17
Preparation and Characterization of Electrospun Biodegradable Polyurethane Scaffold for Cardiac Repair

Tzu-Hsiang Shih 1 Wei-Fang Su 1 2

1National Taiwan University Taipei Taiwan2National Taiwan University Taipei Taiwan

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9:00 AM - H5.18
Novel Absorbable Polyurethane Biomaterials and Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering

Alarbi M. Emmakah 1 Andrew J. Luzzi 2 Rao S. Bezwada 3 Syam Nukavarapu 1 2 4

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA2University of Connecticut Farmington USA3Bezwada Biochemical, LLC Hillsborough USA4University of Connecticut Farmington USA

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9:00 AM - H5.19
In-Situ Forming, Thermogelling Chitosan-Hyaluronic Acid Based Injectable Hydrogels Prepared via Ionic/Covalent Co-Crosslinking for the Encapsulation of Live Cells

Ghulam Jalani 1 Lisbet Haglund 2 Fiorenzo Vetrone 3 Marta Cerruti 1

1McGill University Montreal Canada2McGill University Montreal Canada3Universitamp;#233; du Quamp;#233;bec Varennes Canada

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9:00 AM - H5.20
The Influence of Thickness on Differentiation of Dental Pulp Stem Cells Cultured on Polyisoprene and Gutta Percha Films

Liudi Zhang 1 Christopher Joubert 2 Alexa Aseel-Fine 4 Chung-Chueh Chang 3 Yingjie Yu 1 Marcia Simon 2 Miriam Rafailovich 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA2Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA3Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA4Jericho High School Jericho USA

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9:00 AM - H5.21
Control of Cell Adhesion and Detachment on Temperature-Responsive Block Copolymer Langmuir Films

Morito Sakuma 1 2 Yoshikazu Kumashiro 2 Masamichi Nakayama 2 Nobuyuki Tanaka 2 Kazuo Umemura 1 Masayuki Yamato 2 Teruo Okano 2

1Tokyo University of Science Tokyo Japan2Tokyo Women's Medical University Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - H5.22
Biofunctional Thermo-Responsive Polymeric Surface with Micropatterns for Label Free Cell Separation

Yoshikazu Kumashiro 1 Jun Ishihara 1 2 Terumasa Umemoto 1 Kazuyoshi Itoga 1 Jun Kobayashi 1 Masayuki Yamato 1 Teruo Okano 1

1Tokyo Women's Medical University Tokyo Japan2University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - H5.24
Preliminary Investigation of a Sacrificial Process for Fabrication of Polymer Membranes with Sub-Micron Thickness

Luke Armitage Beardlsee 1 Dimitrius A. Khaladj 1 Magnus Bergkvist 1

1University at Albany (SUNY) Albany USA

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9:00 AM - H5.25
Prevention of the Growth of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa through the Use of Ceria Nanoparticles

Qi Wang 1 Thomas Jay Webster 2 J. Manuel Perez 3

1Northeastern University Boston USA2Northeastern University Boston USA3University of Central Florida Orlando USA

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9:00 AM - H5.27
Fabrication and Morphological Investigation of Multi-Walled Electrospun Polymeric Nanofibers

Jamal Seyyed Monfared Zanjani 1 Burcu Saner Okan 2 Mehmet Yildiz 1 Yusuf Menceloglu 1

1Sabanci University Istanbul Turkey2Sabanci University Istanbul Turkey

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9:00 AM - H5.28
Long-Term Swelling of and Diffusivity through PVA Hydrogel/PLGA Microsphere Composites

Bing Gu 1 Yan Wang 1 Sagar Vaddiraju 2 Fotios Papadimitrakopoulos 2 Diane Burgess 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA2University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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9:00 AM - H5.29
Shear-Thinning Bioactive Nanocomposite Hydrogels for the Treatment of Hemorrhagic Shock

Reginald Avery 1 5 Akhilesh K Gaharwar 2 4 5 Gareth McKinley 3 Ali Khademhosseini 5 6 4 Bradley D Olsen 2

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA3Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA4Harvard University Cambridge USA5Harvard Medical School Cambridge USA6Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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9:00 AM - H5.30
Membrane-Reinforced Electrospun Silk Fibroin Scaffolds by Post Treatment of Freeze Drying

Sung Yeun Yang 1 Tae Heon Hwang 1 Li Hua Che 2 Yoon Ha 2 WonHyoung Ryu 1

1Yonsei University Seoul Republic of Korea2Yonsei University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - H5.31
Tuning Biocompatibility of Single Crystalline Fe70Pd30 Ferromagnetic Shape Memory Films for Cell Sensing

Mareike Zink 1 Uta Allenstein 1 2 Astrid Weidt 1 Yanhong Ma 2 Florian Szillat 2 S. G. Mayr 2 3

1University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany2Leibniz Institute for Surface Modification (IOM) e.V. Leipzig Germany3University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany

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9:00 AM - H5.32
Highly Aligned Porous Biocomposites by Freeze-Casting for Tissue Engineering

Shih-Feng Chou 1 Ulrike G.K. Wegst 1

1Dartmouth College Hanover USA

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9:00 AM - H5.33
New Electrospun Tricomponent Scaffolds for Inducing Angiogenesis and Osteogenesis

Chong Wang 1 Min Wang 1

1The University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong

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9:00 AM - H5.34
Axonal Alignment and Enhanced Neuronal Differentiation of Neural Stem Cells on Graphene-Nanoparticle Hybrid Structures

Aniruddh Solanki 1 Sy-Tsong Dean Chueng 1 Perry T Yin 2 Rajesh Kappera 3 Manish Chhowalla 3 Ki-Bum Lee 1 2

1Rutgers New Brunswick USA2Rutgers New Brunswick USA3Rutgers New Brunswick USA

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9:00 AM - H5.35
A Novel Collagen-Apatite Scaffold for Sustainable Protein Delivery

Zengmin Xia 1 Mei Wei 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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9:00 AM - H5
H5.08 TRANSFERRED TO H4.09

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9:00 AM - H5
H5.12 Transferred to H4.10

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H3: Advanced Composites and Structures: New Materials and Analytical/Characterization Tools
Session Chairs
Arthur J. Coury
Yusuf Khan
Tuesday AM, December 03, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:30 AM - *H3.01
Novel Composite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering

Mei Wei 1

1University of New South Wales Storrs USA

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10:00 AM - H3.02
Nano-BaSO4(n-BaSO4)-Pellethane-Composites: A Novel Antimicrobial Radiopaque Thermoplastic

George Ejiofor Aninwene 1 Zifan Yang 2 David Stout 2 Thomas Jay Webster 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA2Brown University Providence USA

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10:15 AM - H3.03
Photoactive Elastin-like Coatings to Improve Osseointegration of Implants

Jordan Raphel 1 Andreina Parisi-Amon 2 Sarah Heilshorn 1

1Stanford University Mountain View USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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10:30 AM - H3.04
Multifunctional Polymer Composite as a Novel Dental Restorative Material System

Liyun Ren 1 Vaibhav Pandit 2 Amanda Mixon 2 Shiva Kotha 2

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA2Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA

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10:45 AM - H3.05
Development of Hydroxyapatite-Mediated Synthesis of Collagen-Based Copolymers for Application as Bio-Scaffolds in Bone Regeneration

Didarul B Bhuiyan 1 John C Middleton 1 Rina Tannenbaum 1 2

1University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham USA2University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham USA

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11:00 AM - H3
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11:30 AM - *H3.06
Nanoscale Fracture Mechanisms and Flaw Tolerance in Load Bearing Biocomposite Structures

Huajian Gao 1

1Brown University Providence USA

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12:00 PM - *H3.07
New Materials-Based Approaches for Regenerative Medicine

Molly Stevens 1

1Imperial College London United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - H3.08
Morphological Properties of Au-Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) Nanocomposites: A Molecular Dynamics Study

Claudio Melis 1 Luciano Colombo 1

1Universitamp;#224; di Cagliari Monserrato (CA) Italy

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12:45 PM - H3.09
Alginate Microgels as Extracellular Matrix Mimic for Single-Cell Analysis and 3D Cell Culture

Stefanie Utech 1 David A. Weitz 1

1Harvard University Cambridge USA

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2013-12-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Syam P. Nukavarapu, University of Connecticut
Huinan Liu, University of California, Riverside
Rui L. Reis, University of Minho
Arthur J. Coury, Coury Consulting Services

Symposium Support

Aldrich Materials Science
Medtronic, Inc.
Royal Society of Chemistry
Society for Biomaterials
Teleflex Medical OEM
University of Connecticut - Institute for Regenerative Engineering
University of Connecticut - Sackler Center for Biomedical, Biological, Engineering and Physical Sciences
H7: Hydrogels and Hydrogel Composites for Tissue Engineering
Session Chairs
Huinan Liu
Lakshmi Nair
Wednesday PM, December 04, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

2:30 AM - *H7.01
Injectable Natural Biopolymer Gels for Treating Central Nervous System Defects

Myron Spector 1

1VA Boston/BWH/Harvard Medical School Boston USA

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3:00 AM - H7.02
A Novel Injectable Chitosan Sponge Containing Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) to Enhance Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells' (OPC) Differentiation

Mina Mekhail 1 Guillermina Almazan 2 Maryam Tabrizian 1 3

1McGill University Montreal Canada2McGill Montreal Canada3McGill Montreal Canada

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3:15 AM - H7.03
Alginate/Pluronicreg; Composite Hydrogels with Thermally-Active Robust Mechanical Behavior

Joseph C. White 1 Surita R. Bhatia 2 3

1University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst USA2Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA3Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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3:30 AM - H7.04
Dynamic Cell Culture Surfaces for Controlled Microscale Mechanical Stimulation of Live Cells

Amy Sutton 1 3 Lauren Zarzar 1 Tanya Shirman 2 Philseok Kim 3 Joanna Aizenberg 2 1 3

1Harvard University Cambridge USA2Harvard University Cambridge USA3Wyss Institute Boston USA

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3:45 AM - H7.05
Tunable Mechanical Force Generated by NIR-Responsive Hydrogel for Cell Fate Regulation

Yuze Zeng 1 Jennifer Lu 1

1UC Merced Merced USA

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4:00 AM - H7
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4:30 AM - *H7.06
Ultrashort Self-Assembling Peptides for Injectable Therapies and Bio-Printing Applications in Regenerative Medicine

Charlotte A. E. Hauser 1 2 Yihau Loo 1

1Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology Singapore Singapore2Nanyang Technological University Singapore Singapore

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5:00 AM - H7.07
Induction of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Differentiation and Cartilage Formation by Self-Assembled Collagen Microspheres

Emmanuel Belamie 1 3 Marc Mathieu 2 4 Marie-Noamp;#235;lle Labour 1 3 Sylvain Vigier 1 3 Christian Jorgensen 2 4 Noel Daniamp;#232;le 2 4

1ICGM Montpellier Cedex 5 France2Inserm U844 Montpellier France3EPHE Paris France4Universitamp;#233; Montpellier 1 Montpellier France

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5:15 AM - H7.08
Mechanical Characterization of New Clinically Relevant Fibrin-Based Hydrogels for Heart Repair Using Shear Wave Ultrasound Elastography

Mathieu Pieronne 1 2 Mathieu Pernot 3 4 Joevin Sourdon 2 5 Yong Chen 6 7 Alba Marcellan 8 Philippe Menasche 1 2 9 Yohan Farouz 1 2 6

1Paris Descartes University, Sorbonne Paris Citamp;#233; Paris France2INSERM Paris France3Institut Langevin, Ecole Supamp;#233;rieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles ParisTech Paris France4CNRS, INSERM Paris France5Universitamp;#233; Pierre et Marie Curie, Sorbonne University Paris France6Ecole Normale Supamp;#233;rieure de Paris, Paris Sciences et Lettres Paris France7CNRS Paris France8Ecole Supamp;#233;rieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles ParisTech, Paris Sciences et Lettres Paris France9AP-HP, Georges Pompidou European Hospital (HEGP) Paris France

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5:30 AM - H7.09
The Performance of Dental Pulp Stem Cells on Enzymatically Crosslinked Gelatin Scaffolds

Divya Bhatnagar 1 3 Aneel Bherwani 2 Marcia Simon 2 Miriam Rafailovich 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA2Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA3Rutgers University Piscataway USA

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5:45 AM - H7.10
Bio-Inspired Thermo-Responsive Nanocomposite Hydrogels by Ice-Templated Self-Assembly

Hao Bai 1 Alessandro Polini 1 Benjamin Delattre 1 Antoni P. Tomsia 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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H6: Advanced Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering II
Session Chairs
Syam P. Nukavarapu
Jim Olson
Wednesday AM, December 04, 2013
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay D

9:30 AM - *H6.01
Protein Alloys as Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine

David Kaplan 1

1Tufts University Medford USA

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10:00 AM - H6.02
Advanced Polymeric Nano-Yarn 3D Structures for Drug Delivery

Simon Moulton 1 Adrian Gestos 1 Javad Foroughi 1 Yu Chen 1 Zhilian Yue 1 Gordon Wallace 1

1ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, University of Wollongong Wollongong Australia

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10:15 AM - H6.03
Localized Delivery of siRNA from Layer-by-Layer Assemblies for the Treatment of Chronic Wound Healing

Steven Castleberry 1 2 Paula Hammond 2

1MIT Cambridge USA2MIT Cambridge USA

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10:30 AM - H6.04
Proliferation and Osteogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells on Biodegradable Calcium-Deficient Hydroxyapatite Tubular Bacterial Cellulose Composites

Pelagie Marlene Favi 1 Mia Mitchell 1 Madhu Dhar 2 Nancy Neilsen 3 Roberto Benson 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA2University of Tennessee Knoxville USA3University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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10:45 AM - H6
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11:15 AM - *H6.05
Actuating Nanofibers for Muscle Replacement and Regeneration

Joseph Freeman 1 Kristin McKeon-Fischer 1 2 John Rossmeisl 3 Daniel Flagg 2

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA2Virginia Tech Blacksburg USA3Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine Blacksburg USA

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