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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 EE : Responsive Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications

2008-03-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jianjun Cheng University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Ali Khademhosseini Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology
Hai-Quan Mao Johns Hopkins University
Molly Stevens Imperial College London
Chun Wang University of Minnesota

Symposium Support

Boston Scientific Corp
Cordis, a Johnson &
Johnson Co
Medtronic Inc
Wyatt Technology Corp
EE1
Session Chairs
Jianjun Cheng
Molly Stevens
Tuesday PM, March 25, 2008
Room 3020 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **EE1.1
Supra-Molecular Assemblies of Block Copolymers as Smart Nanocarriers for Gene and Drug Delivery.

Kazunori Kataoka 1
1 Department of Materials Engineering and Center for Disease Biology and Integrative Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan

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10:00 AM - **EE1.2
Development of Versatile and Degradable Glycopolymers for ODN Decoy Delivery and Diagnostic Imaging.

Yemin Liu 1 , Robie Lucas 1 , Joshua Bryson 1 , Theresa Reineke 1
1 Chemistry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

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10:30 AM - EE1.3
Biocompatible Polymeric Nanoparticles with Targeting and Therapeutic Capabilities.

Eric Pressly 1 2 , Craig Hawker 1 2
1 Materials, University of CA, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Materials Research Lab, University of CA, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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10:45 AM - EE1.4
Exploring Multivalent Interactions to Enhance Non-Viral Gene Transfer.

Quinn Ng 1 , Tatiana Segura 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **EE1.5
Biomedical Adhesives Inspired by Marine Glues.

Phillip Messersmith 1 , Bruce Lee 1 , Haeshin Lee 1 , Sean Burke 1 , Marsha Ritter Jones 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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12:00 PM - EE1.6
Cationic Peptide-Assembled Nanoparticles As Efficient Gene Delivery Vectors

Yi-Yan Yang 1 , Nikken Wiradharma 1 , Wei Yang Seow 1
1 , Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, Singapore Singapore

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12:15 PM - EE1.7
Dual Sensitive Polymer-DNA Micelles for Gene Delivery.

Xuan Jiang 1 , Hai-Quan Mao 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering and Whitaker Biomedical Engineering Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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12:30 PM - EE1.8
Biodegradable Quantum Dot Nanocomposites for Intracellular Delivery and Imaging of Live Cells.

Wen Jiang 1 2 , Betty Kim 1 2 3 , James Rutka 1 3 , Warren Chan 1 2
1 IBBME, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2 Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 3 Neurosurgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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2008-03-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jianjun Cheng University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Ali Khademhosseini Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology
Hai-Quan Mao Johns Hopkins University
Molly Stevens Imperial College London
Chun Wang University of Minnesota
EE6
Session Chairs
Jong Wook Hong
Chun Wang
Thursday AM, March 27, 2008
Room 3020 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **EE6.1
Polypeptide Vesicles and Hydrogels for Therapeutic Applications.

Timothy Deming 1
1 Bioengineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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10:00 AM - **EE6.2
“Smart” Biohybrid Materials for Point-of-Care Diagnostic Devices.

Patrick Stayton 1 , Allan Hoffman 1 , John Hoffman 1 , James Lai 1
1 Dept. of Bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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10:30 AM - EE6.3
Development of Non-intrusive Metabolic Microsensor for Clinical Organ Transplantation.

Daniel Pesantez 1 , Ebenezer Amponsah 1 , James Castracane 1 , Lauren Brasile 2 , Philip Glowacki 2 , Makarand Paranjape 3 , John Currie 3 , Anand Gadre 1
1 College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University at Albany, Albany, New York, United States, 2 , Breonics, Inc., Otisville, New York, United States, 3 Physics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, District of Columbia, United States

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10:45 AM - EE6.4
Polymeric Nanoparticle for Cancer Therapy.

Jianjun Cheng 1
1 , University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **EE6.5
The Mechanisms of Membrane-active Antimicrobials and Cell Penetrating Peptides for Drug Delivery.

Gerard Wong 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering Dept., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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12:00 PM - EE6.6
Nanoparticle Self-Assembly for Highly Sensitive Multiplexed Detection of Proteins.

Chinmay Soman 1 , Todd Giorgio 2
1 Interdisciplinary Program in Materials Science, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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12:15 PM - EE6.7
Label-Free Biomimetic Polydiacetylene Nanosome Sensors Responsive to Sequence-Specific DNA Hybridization.

Eun Jin Kim 1 , Doo Ho Yang 1 , Gil Sun Lee 1 2 , Dong June Ahn 1 2
1 Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Korea University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 2 Institute for Integrated Nano Systems, Korea University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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12:30 PM - EE6.8
Nanomonitors: Nanomaterial Based Devices Towards Clinical Immunoassays.

Shalini Prasad 1 2 , Vindhya Kunduru 1 , Vinu Venkataraman 1 , Ravikiran Reddy 1 , Manish Botharam 1
1 ECE, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, United States, 2 , Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, United States

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