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2008 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

March 24-28, 2008 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Jeffrey C. Gelpey, Robert J. Hamers, Paul Muralt, Christine A. Orme

Symposium DD : From Biological Materials to Biomimetic Material Synthesis

2008-03-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nils Kroeger Georgia Institute of Technology
Roger Qiu Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Rajesh Naik Air Force Research Laboratory
David Kaplan Tufts University
DD1: Structures & Properties of Biological Materials I
Session Chairs
Nils Kroger
Tuesday PM, March 25, 2008
Room 3022 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **DD1.1
The Plant Cell Wall as a Passive and Active Mechanical Device.

Ingo Burgert 1 , Rivka Elbaum 2 1 , Peter Fratzl 1
1 Department of Biomaterials, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 2 , Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot Israel

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10:00 AM - DD1.2
Nacre: A Unique Biomaterial Patterned by Solid Crystals.

Antonio Checa 1 , Julyan Cartwright 2
1 Estratigrafía y Paleontología, Universidad de Granada, Granada Spain, 2 Laboratorio de Estudios Cristalográficos, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Granada Spain

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10:15 AM - DD1.3
Adhesive Interactions of Smooth Muscle Cells and Collagen Surfaces Studied with SPR, CARS and SIMS.

EunSeok Seo 1 , Hyegeun Min 1 , Sehwa Kim 1 , Taegeol Lee 1 , Jaeyong Lee 1 , Won Chegal 1 , DaeWon Moon 1
1 NanoBio Fusion Research Center, KRISS, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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10:30 AM - DD1.4
Cutting Edge Structural Protein from the Jaws of Nereis Virens.

Chris Broomell 1 , J. Waite 1
1 Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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10:45 AM - *
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11:15 AM - **DD1.5
Dopa and Stiffness Gradients Joining Hard and Soft Tissues.

Herbert Waite 1 , Ali Miserez 2
1 Marine Science Institute, UCSB, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Materials Science Department, UCSB, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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11:45 AM - DD1.6
The Calcified Byssus of the Saddle Oyster (Anomia sp.): A Mineralized Holdfast System Containing Calcite and Aragonite.

Henrik Birkedal 1 , Jakob Eltzholtz 1 , Eiji Nishibori 2
1 Department of Chemistry and interdisciplinary nanoscience center (iNANO), University of Aarhus, Aarhus Denmark, 2 Department of Applied Physics, Nagoya University, Nagoya Japan

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12:00 PM - DD1.7
Studying the Organic-Inorganic Interface in Composite Biomaterials: a Solid-State NMR Approach.

Melinda Duer 1 , Serena Best 2 , Elisabeth Davies 4 , Christian Jaeger 6 , Nigel Loveridge 3 , Sergey Maltsev 6 , Rachel Murray 5 , David Reid 1 , Erica Wise 1 , Shuo Zou 2
1 Chemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 4 Clinical Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 6 Solid-State NMR, Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin Germany, 3 Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 5 Centre for Equine Studies, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket United Kingdom

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12:15 PM - DD1.8
Self-Assembly of a Robust, Self-Healing Shock Absorber: Lessons from the Mussel Byssus.

Matthew Harrington 1 , J. Waite 1
1 Dept. of MCDB , University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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DD2: Structure & Properties of Biological Materials II
Session Chairs
David Kaplan
Tuesday PM, March 25, 2008
Room 3022 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **DD2.1
Exploring the Link between Macromolecular Interactions and Self-assembly Phenomenon in Biomolecular and Biomineral Systems.

Jim De Yoreo 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore Nat'l Lab, Livermore, California, United States

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3:00 PM - DD2.2
Understanding the Control of Protein on COM Growth and Aggregation.

Roger Qiu 1 , Matthew Weaver 1 2 , Andrzej Wierzbicki 3 , John Hoyer 4 , George Nancollas 5 , Chris Orme 1 , William Casey 2 , Jim De Yoreo 1
1 Chemistry, Materials, Earth, and Life Sciences, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, United States, 4 Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States, 5 Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo, Amherst, New York, United States

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3:15 PM - DD2.3
Modeling Amino-Acid Adsorption on Calcite.

Donald Mkhonto 1 , Nita Sahai 1
1 , University of Wiscosnsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:30 PM - DD2.4
Observation of Nanoscopic Dissolution of Hydroxyapatite Crystals Studied by AFM.

Ki-Young Kwon 1 , Eddie Wang 2 , Seung-Wuk Lee 2
1 Physical Biosciences Devision, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States

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3:45 PM - *
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4:15 PM - **DD2.5
In Vitro Simulation of the Self-Organized Microstructure of Tooth Enamel.

George Nancollas 1 , Lijun Wang 1
1 Chemistry, University at Buffalo, Amherst, New York, United States

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4:45 PM - DD2.6
NMR-Determined Structure of Recombinant Porcine Amelogenin (rP172): Implications for Mediation of Enamel Formation.

Katya Delak 1 , John Evans 1 , Janet Moradian-Oldak 2
1 Laboratory for Chemical Physics, Center for Biomolecular Materials Spectroscopy, New York University, New York, New York, United States, 2 Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States

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5:00 PM - DD2.7
In Silico Prediction of Functional Binding Domains of Natural Proteins.

Ersin Emre Oren 1 2 , Ram Samudrala 2 , Jeremy A. Horst 2 , Mustafa Gungormus 1 , Hanson Fong 1 , Marketa Hnilova 1 , John S. Evans 3 , Candan Tamerler 1 4 , Mehmet Sarikaya 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering Department, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 3 Center for Biomolecular Materials Spectroscopy, New York University, New York, New York, United States, 4 Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul Turkey

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5:15 PM - DD2.8
Peptide Binding to Sheet Silicate and Metal Nanoparticles - Insight from Atomistic Simulation.

Hendrik Heinz 1 , Richard Vaia 2 , Rajesh Naik 2 , Barry Farmer 2
1 Department of Polymer Engineering, Univ of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States, 2 Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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5:30 PM - **DD2.9
Genetic Dissection of Magnetosome Formation and Magnetite Biomineralization.

Arash Komeili 1
1 Plant and Microbial Biology Dept, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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2008-03-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Nils Kroeger Georgia Institute of Technology
Roger Qiu Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Rajesh Naik Air Force Research Laboratory
David Kaplan Tufts University
DD3: Bioenabled Materials I
Session Chairs
Nils Kroger
Wednesday AM, March 26, 2008
Room 3022 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - DD3.0
First Evidence of van der Waals and Capillary Adhesion through Nanofibers in a Marine Species.

Albert Lin 3 , Ralf Brunner 1 2 , Po-Yu Chen 3 , Frank Talke 1 2 , Marc Meyers 1 3
3 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California - San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 1 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California - San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 Center for Magnetic Recording Research, University of California - San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States

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9:45 AM - **DD3.1
Bioinspired Synthesis of Novel Nanostructures Based on S-layer Lattices.

Dietmar Pum 1 , Nicola Ilk 1 , Bernhard Schuster 1 , Uwe Sleytr 1
1 Center for Nanobiotechnology, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna Austria

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10:15 AM - **DD3.5
Self-Assembled Nanotubes from Aromatic Short Peptide Derivatives.

Rein Ulijn 1
1 School of Materials & MIB, University of Manchester, Manchester United Kingdom

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11:15 AM - **DD3.6
SP1 As A Thermostable Protein Scaffold Building Block For Self-Assembly Of Composite Materials.

Oded Shoseyov 1 , Arnon Heyman 1 , Shaul Lapidot 1 , Sigal Meirovitch 1 , Izhar Medalsy 2 , Or Dgany 1 , Oron Bet Or 1 , Arie Altman 1 , Danny Porath 2
1 The Robert H. Smith Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, and the Otto Warburg Minerva Center for Agricultural Biotechnology, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot Israel, 2 Physical Chemistry Department, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel

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11:45 AM - DD3.7
Exploiting Amyloidogenicity for the Fabrication of CdS and PbS Semiconducting Nanowires.

Sonal Padalkar 1 2 , John Hulleman 3 , Seung Min Kim 1 2 , Jean-Cristophe Rochet 3 , Eric Stach 1 2 , Lia Stanciu 1 2
1 School of Materials Engineering , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 3 Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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12:00 PM - DD3.8
DNA – Directed Synthesis of ZnO Nanowires.

Petia Atanasova 1 , Micha Jost 1 , Hanling Li 1 , Jerzy Golczewski 1 , Peter Gerstel 1 , Wilfried Sigle 1 , Peter A. van Aken 1 , Joachim Bill 1
1 , Max-Planck Institute for Metal Research, Stuttgart Germany

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12:15 PM - DD3.9
Cellulose Nanocrystal as a Green Reactor for Templated Synthesis of Ordered Interfacial Nanostructures.

Yongsoon Shin 1 , Gregory Exarhos 1
1 , Pacific Northwest National Lab, Richland, Washington, United States

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12:30 PM - DD3.10
Lithography with Life: A New Means of Patterned Cellular Integration into Self-Assembled Nanostructures.

Eric Carnes 1 2 , Carlee Ashley 1 2 , DeAnna Lopez 1 , Cynthia Douthit 1 , Shelly Karlin 1 , Jennifer Pelowitz 2 , Alex Capecelatro 4 , Jason Harper 3 , Darren Dunphy 1 , Hattie Gresham 2 , Graham Timmins 2 , C. Brinker 1 2 3
1 Chemical and Nuclear Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 Health Sciences Center, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 4 , University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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12:45 PM - DD3.11
Higher Throughput Janus Functionalization of Gold Nanorods.

Robert MacCuspie 1 2 , Kyoungweon Park 1 2 , Rachel Kolesnikov-Lindsay 1 3 , Folusho Oyerokun 1 2 , Andrea Elsen 1 4 , Rajesh Naik 1 , Richard Vaia 1
1 Nanostructured and Biological Materials Branch, Air Force Research Lab, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 2 , National Research Council, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 3 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Chemistry Dept, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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DD4: Bioenabled Materials II
Session Chairs
Roger Qiu
Wednesday PM, March 26, 2008
Room 3022 (Moscone West)

3:00 PM - **DD4.1
Biointerfacial Aspects of Mussel Adhesion and Simple Biomimetic Analogs as Versatile Coatings.

Phillip Messersmith 1 , Haeshin Lee 1 , Junsung Rho 1 , Shara Dellatore 2 , William Miller 2
1 Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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3:30 PM - DD4.2
Fabrication of Hydroxyapatite-collagen Composites with Bone Nanostructure via a Fluidic Amorphous Precursor to Hydroxyapatite.

Taili Thula 1 , Sang Soo Jee 1 , Laurie Gower 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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3:45 PM - DD4.3
Bioengineering of Bacterial Magnetic Particles and its Application to Ligand Screening.

Tomoko Yoshino 1 , Chihiro Kaji 1 , Tadashi Matsunaga 1
1 Department of Biotechnology, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo Japan

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4:15 PM - DD4.5
Biomimetic Formation of Inorganic Nanoparticles on Free-standing Membranes.

Eugenia Kharlampieva 1 , Joseph Slocik 2 , Rajesh Naik 2 , Nils Kroeger 3 1 , Vladimir Tsukruk 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 Materials and Manufacturing Directorate Wright-Patterson AFB, Air Force Research Laboratory, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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4:30 PM - DD4:BIOEN-II
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4:45 PM - **DD4.6
Biologically Enabled Processing of Chemically-Tailored Three-Dimensional Nanostructured Assemblies.

Ken Sandhage 1 , Zhihao Bao 1 , Michael Weatherspoon 1 , Samuel Shian 1 , Matthew Dickerson 3 , Eric Ernst 1 , Zhitao Kang 1 , Ye Cai 1 , Guojie Wang 2 , Simon Jones 2 , Seth Marder 2 , Christopher Summers 1 , Meilin Liu 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Biotechnology Group, Air Force Research Laboratory, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 2 Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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5:15 PM - DD4.7
Synthetic Lignin-polysaccharide Complexes: Novel Bionanoparticles Inspired from Wood.

Bernard Cathala 1 , Abdellatif Barakat 2 , Cedric Gaillard 1 , Didier Lairez 3 , Brigitte Chabbert 2 , Isabelle Capron 1 , Moustafa Hamieh 1 , Herve Bizot 1
1 UR1268 Biopolymères Interactions Assemblages, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), F-44300 Nantes France, 2 UMR614 Fractionnement des Agro-Ressources et Emballage, Institut National de Recherche agronomique, INRA, F-51100 Reims France, 3 Laboratoire Léon Brillouin, CEA/CNRS, CEA Saclay, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette France

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5:30 PM - DD4.8
Using Synthetic Collagen and Peptide Nanofiber Templates for Biomimetic Assembly of Functional Nanomaterials.

Song Jin 1
1 , University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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5:45 PM - DD4.9
Characteristics and Technical Applications of Cellulose Nanocomposites.

Tanja Zimmermann 1 , Nico Bordeanu 1 , Christian Eyholzer 1 , Klaus Richter 1
1 Wood Laboratory, EMPA, Duebendorf Switzerland

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