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2009 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30 - December 4, 2009 | Boston
Meeting Chairs
: Kristi Anseth, Li-Chyong Chen, Peter Gumbsch, Ji-Cheng Zhao

Symposium RR : Engineering Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine

2009-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Sujata Bhatia Dupont Corporation
Stephanie Bryant University of Colorado
Jason A. Burdick University of Pennsylvania
Jeffrey M. Karp Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
Katie Walline CeraPedics, Inc.
RR1: Bio-Inspired Scaffolds
Session Chairs
Jason Burdick
Bill Murphy
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Back Bay C (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **RR1.1
Biomaterial Regulation of Molecular Signaling in Engineered Tissues.

John Fisher 1
1 Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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10:00 AM - RR1.2
Culture and Preservation of Pancreatic Islets Through Biomaterial Interactions and The Reestablishment of The Three-Dimensional Islet Microenvironment In Vitro.

Jamal Daoud 1 , Jean-Phillipe Coutu 1 , Maria Petropavlovskaia 2 , Lawrence Rosenberg 2 , Maryam Tabrizian 1
1 Biomedical Department, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 2 Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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10:15 AM - RR1.3
Engineered Extracellular Matrix for Soft Tissue Regeneration.

Amit Jha 1 , Weidong Yang 2 , Catherine Kim-Safran 2 , Randall Duncan 2 , Mary Farach-Carson 2 , Xinqiao Jia 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States, 2 Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States

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10:30 AM - RR1.4
A Synthetic Strategy for Mimicking the Extracellular Matrix Provides a New Tool for Studying Cancer Biology.

Michael Schwartz 1 2 , Robert Rogers 1 2 , Benjamin Fairbanks 1 2 , Lydia Everhart 4 , Rajagopal Rangarajan 3 , Muhammad Zaman 3 , Kristi Anseth 1 2
1 , Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 2 , University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 4 , University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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10:45 AM - RR1.5
A Mimetic Peptide Approach to the Spatio-Temporal Modification of Natural Collagen Scaffold for Microvasculature Engineering.

Tania Chan 1 2 , S. Michael Yu 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Institute for NanoBioTechnology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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11:00 AM - RR1: Bio
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11:30 AM - **RR1.6
Materials To Program Cells In Situ.

David Mooney 1 2
1 , Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:00 PM - **RR1.7
Cells in Gels: Understanding Cellular Morphogenesis and Differentiation in 3-D Culture.

Dror Seliktar 1 , Iris Mironi-Harpaz 1 , Yonatan Shachaf 1 , Keren Shapira 1 , Maya Gonen-Wadmany 1 , Andrei Yosef 1 , Offra Sarig-Nadir 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa Israel

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12:30 PM - RR1.8
Bioorthogonal Click Chemistries for Synthesizing and Patterning the 3D Cell Niche.

Cole DeForest 1 , Evan Sims 1 , Kristi Anseth 1 2
1 Chemical & Biological Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 2 , Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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12:45 PM - RR1.9
Dynamic Studies on Injectable Beta-hairpin Peptide Hydrogels: Mechanisms of Shear-thinning and Immediate Self-healing.

Congqi Yan 1 3 , Radhika Nagarkar 2 3 , Joel Schneider 2 3 , Darrin Pochan 1 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States, 3 , Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Newark, Delaware, United States, 2 Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States

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RR2: Stem Cell/Material Interactions
Session Chairs
Stephanie Bryant
Rob Mauck
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Back Bay C (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - **RR2.1
Bioinspired Materials that Regulate Growth Factor Signaling and Stem Cell Behavior.

William Murphy 1 , Gregory Hudalla 1 , Jae Sam Lee 1 , Jae Sung Lee 1 , Justin Koepsel 1
1 , University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:00 PM - RR2.2
Extracellular Matrix Mechanics Affect Stem Cell Lineage in 3D by Controlling Integrin Binding.

Nathaniel Huebsch 1 2 , Praveen Arany 1 , Angelo Mao 1 , Jose Rivera-Feliciano 1 , David Mooney 1 3
1 SEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - RR2.3
Regulating Stem Cell Fate by Using Combinatorial Micro-/nanoarrays of Microenvironmental Cues.

KiBum Lee 1 , Aniruddh Solanki 1 , Shreyas Shah 1 , Sung Young Park 2 , Seunghun Hong 2
1 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 2 Physics and Astronomy, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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3:30 PM - RR2.4
Engineered Microenvironments to Interrogate Extrinsic Determinants of Stem Cell Function.

Vanessa Lundin 1 , Anna Herland 1 , Edwin W.H. Jager 2 , Magnus Berggren 2 , Urban Lendahl 3 , Ana Teixeira 1
1 Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden, 2 Department of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Norrköping Sweden, 3 Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden

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3:45 PM - RR2.5
Influence of Hydrogel Mechanical Properties on Differentiation of Encapsulated Human Embryonic Stem Cells.

Max Salick 2 , Richard Boyer 3 , Chad Koonce 4 , Kristyn Masters 3 , Tim Kamp 4 , Sean Palecek 5 , Wendy Crone 1 2 3
2 Engineering Mechanics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 3 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 4 Medicine, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 5 Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 1 Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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4:00 PM - *
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4:30 PM - **RR2.6
Artificial Niches for Neural Stem Cell Differentiation.

Gregory Christopherson 1 , Shawn Lim 2 , Hongjun Song 3 , Hai-Quan Mao 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 3 Institute of Cell Engineering and Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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5:00 PM - RR2.7
Covalently Immobilized Growth Factors for Control of Progenitor Cell Differentiation and Vascularization of Engineered Tissues.

Loraine Chiu 1 , Katherine Chiang 1 , William Stanford 1 , Milica Radisic 1
1 , University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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5:15 PM - RR2.8
The Effects of Hypoxia on Differentiation and the Extracellular Matrix in Human Embryonic Stem Cells.

Renita Horton 1 , Eleftherios Sachlos 2 , Debra Auguste 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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5:30 PM - RR2.9
Investigating the Function of Microenvironmental Cues on Stem Cell Fate via Microfluidic Combinatorial Analysis.

KiBum Lee 1 , Aniruddh Solanki 1 , Shreyas Shah 1 , Ken-ichiro Kamei 2 , Shuling Guo 2 , Zeta Tak For Yu 2 , Minori Ohashi 2 , Owen Witte 2 , Hsian-Rong Tseng 2
1 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 2 Molecular & Medical Pharmacology, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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5:45 PM - RR2.10
Hydrogel Wrinkling Patterns for Controlling Stem Cell Behavior.

Murat Guvendiren 1 , Shu Yang 2 , Jason Burdick 1
1 Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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RR3: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Stephanie Bryant
Jason Burdick
Tuesday AM, December 01, 2009
Exhibit Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - RR3.1
Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Enhanced Pulse-Laser Photoacoustic Stimulation Differentiates Multipotent Marrow Stromal Cells towards Osteoblasts.

Danielle Green 1 , Jon Longtin 2 , Balaji Sitharaman 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.10
Development of Calcium Alginate Sub-Microparticles for Controlled Gene Delivery.

Rachael Oldinski 1 , Kathleen Jee 2 , Connie Cheng 1 , James Bryers 1
1 Bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 , University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.12
De Novo Regeneration of the Hierarchical Extracellular Matrix with Protein nanoFabrics.

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

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9:00 PM - RR3.16
Biomimetic Nanofilament-integrated Multicellular Spheroids and their Bioactive Microstructure-assisted Assembly for Vascularized Adipose Tissue Formation.

Taek Gyoung Kim 1 , Tae Gwan Park 1
1 Department of Biological Sciences, Korea Advaced Institute of Science and Techonology, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - RR3.17
In Vitro Comparison of SiHA and HA Coatings under Different VPS Conditions.

Qian Tang 1 , Roger Brooks 2 , Serena Best 1
1 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge Centre for Medical Materials, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 , Orthopaedic Research Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - RR3.18
Effect of Substrate Composition and Organization on Cultured Cardiomyocyte Viscoelastic Properties.

Sandra Deitch 1 , Bruce Gao 1 , Delphine Dean 1
1 Bioengineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.19
Dual-Gelling Biomaterials for Inkjet Printing and Cell Seeding.

Manuela Di Biase 1 2 , Rachel Saunders 1 , Nicola Tirelli 2 , Brian Derby 1
1 School of Materials, University of Manchester, Manchester United Kingdom, 2 School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - RR3.2
Gene Delivery Mediated by Recombinant Silk Protein Block Copolymers Containing Cationic and Cell Binding Motifs.

Keiji Numata 1 , David Kaplan 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.20
Physical Properties of Regenerated/Liquid Silk Fibroin Blend Nanofiber Mats.

Taiyo Yoshioka 1 , Yutaka Kawahara 2 , Andreas Schaper 1
1 Material Sciences Center, Philipps University, Marburg Germany, 2 Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Gunma University, Kiryu Japan

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9:00 PM - RR3.21
Bio-functionalization of Materials for Implants Using Engineered Peptides.

Dmitriy Khatayevich 1 , Mustafa Gungormus 1 , Christopher So 1 , Sibel Cetinel 2 , Hong Ma 1 , Alex Jen 1 , Candan Tamerler 2 1 , Mehemt Sarikaya 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Univ. of Washinginton, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul Turkey

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9:00 PM - RR3.22
Solid-binding Peptide-based Antibacterial Implants.

Hilal Yazici 1 2 , Mary Rood 1 3 , Brandon Wilson 1 , Mustafa Gungormus 1 , Candan Tamerler 1 2 , Mehmet Sarikaya 1 2
1 Genetically Engineered Materials Science and Engineering Center, MSE, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 Molecular Biology-Biotechnology and Genetics, Istanbul Technical University , Istanbul Turkey, 3 Cellular and Molecular Biology , University of Washington , Seattle , Washington, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.23
Shape Memory Behavior of Side-chain Liquid Crystalline Copolymers Bearing Cholesterol.

Suk-kyun Ahn 1 , Rajeswari Kasi 1 2
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.25
Synthesis and Characterization of Ultrananocrystalline Diamond (UNCD) Films as Substrate/Scaffold Material for Developmental Biology: Regenerative Tissue/Organ Development.

Bing Shi 1 , Qiaoling Jin 2 , Liaohai Chen 2 , Orlando Auciello 1 3
1 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Biosciences Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 3 Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.26
Topographic Effect of Zinc Oxide Nanoflower Structure onGrowth and Proliferation of MC3T3-E1 Osteoblast Cells.

Ju Hyeong Jeon 1 , Yong-Jin Kim 1 , Gyu-Chul Yi 1 , Jong Heo 1 , Sei Kwang Hahn 1
1 Biomedical Nanomaterials Laboratory, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang , Kyungbuk, Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - RR3.27
Effect of Porosity of Unidirectional Porous Hydroxyapatite/collagen Bone-like Nanocomposite on Regeneration of Critical Tibial Defect of Dog.

Masanori Kikuchi 1 , Koji Aoki 2 , Kazuya Edamura 2 , Yoshihisa Koyama 3 , Kazuo Takakuda 3 , Shigeo Tanaka 2
1 Biomaterials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, 2 College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University, Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan, 3 Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan

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9:00 PM - RR3.28
A PVA_PCL_Bioglass Composite with Potential Implications for Osteochondral Tissue Engineering.

Prabha Nair 1 , Lakshmi Mukundan 1 , Remya Nirmal 1 , Neethu Mohan 1
1 Division of Tissue Engineering & Regeneration Technologies, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

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9:00 PM - RR3.29
Development and Evaluation of Conjugated Polymer Based Scaffolds for Stem Cell Differentiation and Tumor Suppression.

Anna Herland 1 , Vanessa Lundin 1 , Kristin Persson 2 , Maria Bolin 2 , Edwin Jager 2 , Magnus Berggren 2 , Ana Teixeira 1
1 Department of Neurology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden, 2 Department of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Norrköping Sweden

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9:00 PM - RR3.3
Enzymatic Synthesis of Amorphous Calcium Phosphate-Chitosan Nanocomposites and its Processing into Hierarchical Structures.

Francisco del Monte 1 , Maria C. Gutierrez 1 , Maria L. Ferrer 1 , Matias Jobbagy 1
1 , ICMM-CSIC, Madrid Spain

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9:00 PM - RR3.30
(Bio)degradable Urethane-Elastomers for Electrospun Vascular Grafts.

Stefan Baudis 1 , Maria Schwarz 1 , Christian Grasl 2 , Helga Bergmeister 3 , Guenter Weigel 3 , Heinrich Schima 2 , Robert Liska 1
1 Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry (Division: Macromolecular Chemistry), Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Austria, 2 Center of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Vienna Medical University, Vienna Austria, 3 Ludwig-Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna Medical University, Vienna Austria

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9:00 PM - RR3.31
Synthesis, Characterization and Microfabrication of Poly(Glycerol Sebacate) for Human Mesenchymal Response Studies.

Israd Jaafar 3 , Mohamed Ammar 1 , Raymond Pearson 1 4 5 , John Coulter 3 , Sabrina Jedlicka 1 2 4
3 Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 1 Materials Science & Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 4 Center for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 5 Center for Polymer Science & Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Bioengineering Program, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.32
Biocompatible Phosphorus-based Monomers for Radical Polymerization.

Christian Heller 1 , Claudia Dworak 1 , Robert Liska 1 , Franz Varga 2
1 Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna Austria, 2 Ludwig Boltzmann-Institute of Osteology, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna Austria

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9:00 PM - RR3.34
Nanotopology of Coated poly(ε-caprolactone)/poly(D,L-lactide) Blends Scaffolds for ex vivo Artificial Organ Modeling.

Jolanta Marszalek 1 , Melissa Swint 2 , Eugene Apostolov 2 , Carl Simon 3 , Alexei Basnakian 2 , Alamgir Karim 1 3
1 Polymer Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States, 2 , University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States, 3 Polymers Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.35
Hydrocortisone and Triiodothyronine Inhibit Hyaluronate Production in a Human Dermal Equivalent through Independent Pathways.

Tara Pouyani 1 , Madhura Deshpande 1
1 Pharmaceutical Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.36
Size Effects in the Mechanical Properties of the Drosophila Hox Transcription Factor Ultrabithorax Self-assembled Protein Fibers.

Zhao Huang 2 , Yang Lu 1 , Jaimin Shah 2 , Kathleen Matthews 2 , Sarah Bondos 3 2 , Jun Lou 1
2 Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States, 1 Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States, 3 Molecular and Cellular Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center, College Station, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.37
A Structural Deterministic Model for Electrospun Scaffolds.

Antonio D'Amore 1 3 , John Stella 1 , David Schmidt 1 , William Wagner 1 2 , Michael Sacks 1
1 Bioengineering Department and the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 Departments of Mechanics, University of Palermo, Palermo Italy, 2 Departments of Chemical Engineering and Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.38
Nano-Engineering Biocompatibility of Implant Surfaces for Enhanced Biointegration.

Fereydoon Namavar 1 , John Jackson 2 , Renat Sabirianov 3 , John Sharp 4 , Thomas Gustafson 1 , Roxanna Namavar 1 , Hani Haider 1 , Edward Fehringer 1 , Kevin Garvin 1
1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2 Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 3 Department of Physics, University of Nebraska , Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 4 Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.39
Delivering Neurotrophins from Microelectrode Arrays to Control the Tissue Response After Implantation.

Sheryl Kane 1 , Fei Wang 1 , Julia Ehrlich 1 , Stuart Cogan 1
1 , EIC Laboratories, Inc., Norwood, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.4
A Device for in vitro, High Throughput Cell Tissue Contractility Assay.

Anna Grosberg 1 , Adam Feinberg 1 , JJosue Goss 1 , Kevin Kit Parker 1
1 SEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.40
Migration of Stem Cells in Response to Sustained Release of Stromal-Derived Factor-1α.

Xuezhong He 1 , Esmaiel Jabbari 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.41
Functionalization of Nanofibrous Spiral Structured Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering.

Junping Wang 1 , Chandra Valmikinathan 1 , Xiaojun Yu 1
1 , Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.42
Squid Beak Inspired DOPA-histidine Hydrogels.

Dominic Fullenkamp 1 , Kyle Holmberg 1 , Phillip Messersmith 1 2 3
1 Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.43
Biocompatibility Assessment of SiC Surfaces After Functionalization with Self Sssembled Organic Monolayers.

Alexandra Oliveros 1 , Sebastian Schoell 2 , Christopher Frewin 1 , Marco Hoeb 2 , Ian Sharp 2 , Stephen Saddow 1
1 Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States, 2 Walter Schottky Institut, Technische Universität München, Garching Germany

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9:00 PM - RR3.44
Engineering Local Cytokine Delivery Systems for Preventing Open Fracture Associated Infections.

Bingyun Li 1 2 3 , Bingbing Jiang 1 , Matthew Dietz 1 , Murali Rao 4
1 Orthopaedics, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 2 WVNano Initiative, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 4 Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.45
Magnesium-based Biodegradable Nanostructured Substrates: Hybrid Materials for Cellular Engraftment.

Tobias Schoen 1 , Tobias Wolfram 2 , Joachim Spatz 1
1 New Materials and Biosystems, MPI for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany, 2 Research Group for Biomedical Engineered Surfaces, MPI for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 PM - RR3.46
In-situ Patterning Multiple Cells based on Surface Tension of Fluids in Multi-level Microfluidic Environment.

Sung Hoon Lee 1 , Sunghwan Shin 1 , Wook Park 1 , Sung-Eun Choi 1 , Sunghoon Kwon 1
1 , Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - RR3.47
The Effect of Surface Roughness on the Attachment and Proliferation of Osteoblast Cells on 45S Bioactive Glass.

Raina Jain 1 , Shaojie Wang 2 1 , Hassan Moawad 2 , Matthias Falk 1 , Himanshu Jain 2
1 Department of Biological Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.48
Effect of Surface Topography and Chemistry on Osteoblast Biomineralization.

Kathryn Dorst 1 , Yizhi Meng 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.49
Cellular Interactions with a Tissue-engineered ECM Mimic.

Zhi Pan 1 , Kaustabh Ghosh 2 , Yajie Liu 3 , Xiaozheng Shu 4 , Glenn Prestwich 4 , Richard Clark 2 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 4 Medicinal Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.5
High-Throughput Polymer Microarrays Screening –Identification of Stem Cell Selective Materials for Tissue Engineering.

Ferdous Khan 1 , Rahul Tare 2 , Mark Bradley 1 , Richard Oreffo 2
1 School of Chemistry, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh United Kingdom, 2 Bone and Joint Research Group, University of Southampton, Southampton United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - RR3.52
Expediting the Wound Healing Process using an Improved Alginate Wound Dressing.

Joseph White 1 , Xuan Luu 2 , Peter Wu 2 , Patrick Lee 2 , Susan Roberts 1 , Surita Bhatia 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.53
Improved Alginate Formulation for Microencapsulation of Islet Cells.

Whitney Stoppel 1 , Melissa Brown 2 , Kyuong-sik Chin 1 , Alan Schneyer 2 , Susan Roberts 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute , Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.54
Synthetic Viruses for Neural Tissue Regenerating Materials.

Seung-Wuk Lee 1 2 , Woo Jae Chung 1 2 , Anna Merzlyak 1 2
1 Bioengineering , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Physical Bioscience Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.6
Generation of Endothelialized Vascular Networks in Biodegradable Silk Fibroin Scaffolds.

Katie Megley 1 , Kimberly Wall 1 , David Truong 2 , James Hsiao 1 , Sarah Tao 1 , David Kaplan 3 , Ira Herman 2 , Jeffrey Borenstein 1
1 , Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.7
Fabrication of an Artificial 3-Dimensional Vascular Network Using Sacrificial Cotton Candy.

Leon Bellan 1 2 , Teresa Porri 2 , Harold Craighead 2
1 Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Nanobiotechnology Center, Cornell, Ithaca, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.8
A novel Elastin based Biomaterial for Enhanced Wound Repair and Regeneration.

Piyush Koria 1 2 3 , Zaki Megeed 1 2 3 , Yaakov Nahmias 1 2 3 , Martin Yarmush 1 2 3
1 Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , Shriners Hospital for Children, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - RR3.9
Using Hydrogel Arrays to Characterize the Influence of Environmental Cues on Stem Cell Behavior.

William King 1 , Leenaporn Jongpaiboonkit 1 , William Murphy 1 2 3
1 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Materials Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 3 Pharmacology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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