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Spring 2009 Logo2009 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit



April 13-17, 2009
| San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Paul R. Besser, Peter Fratzl, Nicola Spaldin, Terry M. Tritt

Symposium KK : Structure-Property Relationships in Biomineralized and Biomimetic Composites

2009-04-14   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Kisailus University of California-Riverside
Lara Estroff Cornell University
William Landis Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Pablo Zavattieri GM Research & Development Center
Himadri S. Gupta Queen Mary, University of London

Symposium Support

Gatan UK
J. Materials Chemistry
Nanoforce Technology Ltd
Office of Naval Research
U. S. Dept of Energy
KK1: Structure-Function Relationships in Biomineralized Tissues I
Session Chairs
David Kisailus
Eli Sone
Tuesday AM, April 14, 2009
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **KK1.1
Brachiopod Shells Control the Material Properties of Calcite.

Maggie Cusack 1 , Alberto Perez-Huerta 1 , Wenzhong Zhu 2
1 Geographical & Earth Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow United Kingdom, 2 Scottish Centre for Nanotechnology in Construction Materials, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - KK1.3
Nacre Evolution : A Proteomic Approach.

Benjamin Marie 1 , Gilles Luquet 1 , Arul Marie 2 , Lionel Dubost 2 , Milet Christian 3 , Laurent Bedouet 3 , Michel Becchi 4 , Isabelle Zanella-Cleon 4 , Frederic Marin 1
1 Umr 5561 Biogeosciences, University of Burgundy, Dijon, Burgundy, France, 2 Département RDDM, MNHN, Paris France, 3 UMR CNRS 5178, BOME, MNHN, Paris France, 4 UMR 5086 CNRS, IBCP, Lyon France

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10:30 AM - KK1.4
Phenomenon of Multiphase Biomineralization: Silica-Chitin-Aragonite and Silica-Calcite Biocomposiites Within Skeletal Formations of Marine Sponges.

Hermann Ehrlich 1 , Eike Brunner 1
1 Institute of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden Germany

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10:45 AM - KK1.5
Mechanical Function of a Complex Three-dimensional Suture Joining the Bony Elements in the Shell of the Red-eared Slider Turtle.

Ron Shahar 1 , Stefanie Krauss 2 , Efrat Monsonego 3 , Peter Fratzl 2
1 Koret school of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot Israel, 2 Department of Biomaterials, Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 3 Institute of Biochemistry and Nutrition , The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot Israel

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **KK1.6
Glass in Sponges.

Joanna Aizenberg 1 , Peter Fratzl 2 , James Weaver 3
1 , Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , MPI, Golm Germany, 3 , UC Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

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12:00 PM - KK1.7
Functional Biomimetics – Structure-Property Correlations in Hybrid Biological Tissues

Mehmet Sarikaya 1 2 , Hanson Fong 1 2 4 , Malcolm Snead 4 1 , Martha Somerman 3
1 Genetically Engineered Materials Science and Engineering Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 4 Craniofacial Molecular Genetics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3 Dental School, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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12:15 PM - KK1.8
High Performance Impact-Tolerant and Abrasion-Resistant Materials: Lessons From Nature

James Weaver 1 , Anthony Tantuccio 3 1 , Jie Lian 2 , Sabrina Louie 1 , Junlan Wang 2 , David Kisailus 1
1 Chemical and Environmental Engineering, UC Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, New York, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, UC Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

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12:30 PM - KK1.9
Effect of Alport Syndrome Mutations in Tropocollagen on Molecular and Microfibrillar Mechanical Properties.

Maya Srinivasan 1 2 , Sinan Keten 2 , Alfonso Gautieri 3 2 , Markus Buehler 2
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Laboratory for Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Cellular and Molecular Biomechanics Research Group, Department of Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan Italy

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12:45 PM - KK1.10
Influence of Scaffold Composition on Gene Expression and Cellular Organization in Tissue-engineered Middle Phalanx Models of Human Digits.

William Landis 1 , Yoshitaka Wada 1 2 , Robin Jacquet 1 , Elizabeth Lowder 1 , Noritaka Isogai 2 1
1 Integrative Medical Sciences, Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rootstown, Ohio, United States, 2 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Kinki University Medical School, Osaka Japan

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2009-04-15   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Kisailus University of California-Riverside
Lara Estroff Cornell University
William Landis Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Pablo Zavattieri GM Research & Development Center
Himadri S. Gupta Queen Mary, University of London
KK3: Structure-Property Relationships in Biomimetic Composites I
Session Chairs
Laurie Gower
Pablo Zavattieri
Wednesday AM, April 15, 2009
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **KK3.1
Spider Silk as a Novel High Performance Biomimetic Muscle Driven by Humidity.

Ingi Agnarsson 2 , Ali Dhinojwala 1 , Vasav Sahni 1 , Todd Blackledge 2
2 Intergrated Bioscience Program, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States, 1 Polymer Science, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States

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10:00 AM - KK3.2
Silk/Silica Biomaterials for Bone Remodeling

Aneta Mieszawska 1 , Carole Perry 2 , David Kaplan 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States, 2 School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - KK3.3
Genetically Engineered Chimeric silk/ Metal Binding Proteins.

Heather Currie 1 , Rajesh Naik 2 , Carole Perry 3 , David Kaplan 1
1 Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laborartory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 School of Science and Technology, Notingham Trent University, Nottingham United Kingdom

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10:30 AM - KK3.4
Effect of CaSiO3 structure and texture on the in vitro behavior of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Nianli Zhang 1 , Nita Sahai 1 3 , Jim Molenda 2 , William Murphy 2
1 Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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10:45 AM - KK3.5
Modeling the Mechanical Properties of a Soft Matrix in Biological Composites.

Markus Hartmann 1 , Peter Fratzl 1
1 Biomaterials, Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany

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11:30 AM - **KK3.6
Biologically Inspired Strategies for Interfacial Control in Polymer Nanocomposites.

Phillip Messersmith 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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12:00 PM - KK3.7
A New Tool for Determining Intra- versus Inter-fibrillar Mineral Content in Biomimetic Bone Composites.

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

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12:15 PM - KK3.8
Controlled Magnetite Formation by Mimic Peptides from the Mms6 Protein of Magnetotactic Bacteria.

Atsushi Arakaki 1 , Fukashi Masuda 1 , Yosuke Amemiya 1 , Tadashi Matsunaga 1
1 Life Science and Biotechnology, Tokyo university of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo Japan

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KK5: Poster Session: Structure-Property Relationships in Biomineralized and Biomimetic Composites
Session Chairs
Lara Estroff
Himadri Gupta
David Kisailus
William Landis
Pablo Zavattieri
Wednesday PM, April 15, 2009
Salon Level (Marriott)

9:00 PM - KK5.1
Microstructural and Biochemical Characterization of the Nano-porous Sucker Rings from Dosidicus gigas

James Weaver 1 , Ali Miserez 2 , Peter Pedersen 3 , Todd Schneeberk 2 , Roger Hanlon 4 , Henrik Birkedal 3 , David Kisailus 1
1 Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 2 Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, Stanta Barbara, California, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Aarhus, Aarhus Denmark, 4 , Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.10
Shell Recovery Process in the Clam Ruditapes Philippinarum, Affected by the Brown Ring Disease (BRD): a Biochemical Study.

Nolwenn Trinkler 1 , Frederic Marin 2 , Nathalie Guichard 2 , Maylis Labonne 1 , Christine Paillard 1 , Jean Francois Bardeau 1
1 LEMAR UMR CNRS 6539, IUEM UBO , Plouzané France, 2 Laboratoire de Biogéoscience UMR 5561, UB, Dijon France

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9:00 PM - KK5.13
Novel Dental Restorative Composites having Excellent Mechanical Properties and Reduced Volumetric Shrinkage during Polymerization.

Sun Yoo 1 , You Chung 1 , Chang Kim 1
1 School of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, Chung-Ang University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - KK5.14
Molecular Recognition at the Organo-Mineral Interface between Protein and Bone.

Jonathan Phillips 1 2 , Seung-Wuk Lee 1 2
1 Bioengineering, UC, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Physical Biosciences, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.16
Nanosilica Formation at Lipid Membranes Induced by Silaffin Peptides.

Michael Kent 1 , Jaclyn Murton 1 , Frank Zendejas 2 , Huu Tran 2 , Blake Simmons 2 , Sushil Satija 3 , Ivan Kuzmenko 4
1 , Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 , Sandia National Labs, Livermore, California, United States, 3 , National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States, 4 , Argonne National Labs, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.17
Synthesis Of Porous Calcium Phosphate Nanotubes.

Deepa Khushalani 1
1 Dept. of Chemical Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai, MH, India

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9:00 PM - KK5.18
The Effect of Silk Fibroin Hydrogels, Peptides, and β-chitin on Calcium Carbonate Crystallization: A Synthetic Model for Nacre Formation.

Ellen Keene 1 , John Evans 2 , Lara Estroff 1
1 Material Science & Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 Laboratory of Chemical Physics, New York University, New York City, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.2
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Mutations in Tropocollagen Protein Domains Lead to Molecular Softening and Reduced Intermolecular Adhesion.

Alfonso Gautieri 3 2 , Maya Srinivasan 1 2 , Sinan Keten 2 , Markus Buehler 2
3 Cellular and Molecular Biomechanics Research Group, Department of Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan Italy, 2 Laboratory for Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.20
Electrical Characterization of Functionalized Diatom Pinnularia sp. Biosilica.

Timothy Gutu 1 , Clayton Jeffryes 2 , Gregory Rorrer 2 , Jun Jiao 1
1 Department of Physics, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, United States, 2 Department of Chemical Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.21
Numerical Studies and Dimensional Analysis for Designing Bio-inspired Composite Materials

Jee Rim 1 , Pablo Zavattieri 2 , Horacio Espinosa 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 , General Motors Research and Development Center, Warren, Michigan, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.23
Composite Biomaterial of Ceramic-polymer: Development and Characterization.

Miriam Estevez 1 , Rogelio Rodriguez 1 , Angel Escamilla 1 , Ana Rivera 1
1 Centro de Física Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México, Queretaro, Qro, Queretaro, Mexico

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9:00 PM - KK5.24
Coating Electrospun Poly(ε-caprolactone) Fibers with Gelatin and Calcium Phosphate for Bone Tissue Engineering

Xiaoran Li 1 2 , Jingwei Xie 1 , Xiaoyan Yuan 2 , Younan Xia 1
1 Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin China

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9:00 PM - KK5.26
Self-healable Biopolymers for Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering

Xuanhe Zhao 1 , Nathaniel Huebsch 1 , David Mooney 1 , Zhigang Suo 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.27
Thermal and Melt Property Characterization of Biodegradable Polyesters for Batch-Foaming.

Qi Liao 1 , Curt Frank 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.28
Amino- and Carboxy-functionalized Nano- and Microstructured Surfaces for Evaluating the Impact of Non-biological Stimuli on Adhesion, Proliferation and Differentiation of Primary Skin-cells.

Petra Kluger 2 , Kirsten Borchers 1 , Achim Weber 1 , Guenter Tovar 1 3 , Heike Mertsching 2
2 Cell Systems, Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, Stuttgart Germany, 1 Biomimetic Interfaces, Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, Stuttgart Germany, 3 Institute for Interfacial Engineering, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 PM - KK5.29
Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Biodegradable and Injectable Hydrogels for Tissue Engineering based on PLA-PEG-PLA Block Copolymers.

Kevin Worrell 1 , Karl Jacob 1
1 Polymer, Textile & Fiber Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.3
Characterization of Crustacyanin A2 Subunit as a Component of the Organic Matrix of the Cherax quadricarinatus Gastroliths.

Gilles Luquet 1 , Nathalie Le Roy 1 , Sergio Bucarey 2 , Isabelle Zanella-Cleon 3 , Michel Becchi 3 , Maria Soledad Fernandez 2 , Jose Luis Arias 2 , Nathalie Guichard 1 , Benjamin Marie 1 , Frederic Marin 1
1 , UMR 5561 CNRS-Université de Bourgogne, Laboratoire de Biogéosciences, Dijon France, 2 , Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, University of Chile, and Centre for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research in Materials (CIMAT), Santiago Chile, 3 , Institut de Biologie et Chimie des Protéines, UMR 5086 CNRS-Université Lyon 1, Laboratoire de Spectrométrie de Masse, Lyon France

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9:00 PM - KK5.30
P(L,L-lactide) / pseudowollastonite-based Composites : New Biomimetic Materials for Bone Regeneration.

Deborah Barone 1 , Pascal Viville 2 , Jean-Marie Raquez 1 , Alexandra Belayew 3 , Roberto Lazzaroni 2 , Philippe Dubois 1
1 Laboratory of Polymeric and Composite Materials, University of Mons-Hainaut, Mons Belgium, 2 Laboratory for Chemistry of Novel Materials, University of Mons-Hainaut, Mons Belgium, 3 Laboratory of Molecular Biology, University of Mons-Hainaut, Mons Belgium

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9:00 PM - KK5.31
Enhancement of Osteoclastic Differentiation of Mouse Bone Marrow Cells Cultured on Hydroxyapatite/collagen Bone-like Nanocomposite.

Masanori Kikuchi 1 , Atsushi Irie 2
1 Biomaterials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan, 2 Biomembrane Signaling Project, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science, Tokyo Japan

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9:00 PM - KK5.32
Digital Image Correlation shows Localized Deformation Bands in Inelastic Tensile Loading of Fibrolamellar Bone.

Michael Kerschnitzki 1 , Gunthard Benecke 1 , Peter Fratzl 1 , Himadri Gupta 2
1 Biomaterials, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany, 2 , School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London, London United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - KK5.34
In vitro Studies of DSS-8 Peptide on Nano-mechanical Behaviors for Remineralized Human Dentin

Chia-Chan Hsu 1 , Hsiu-Ying Chung 1 , Elizabeth Marie Hagerman 2 , Jenn - Ming Yang 1 , Benjamin M Wu 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 Department of Bioengineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.35
Microstructural Investigation of Creep and Fatigue Properties of Cortical Bone.

Claudia Fleck 1
1 Materials Engineering, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin Germany

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9:00 PM - KK5.36
The Substrate Effect on the Cell Properties from Indentation Measurement.

Guoxin Cao 1 , Names Chandra 1
1 , university of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.38
Indentation and Uniaxial Compression Study of Enamel’s Elastic/plastic Behavior from Nanometer to Millimeter Length Scale.

Siang Fung Ang 1 , Stefan Habelitz 2 , Arndt Klocke 3 4 , Mike Swain 5 6 , Gerold Schneider 1
1 Institute of Advanced Ceramics, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg Germany, 2 Division of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, 3 Division of Orthodontics, Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, 4 Department of Orthodontics, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg Germany, 5 Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 6 , University of Otago, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

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9:00 PM - KK5.39
Modeling the Elastic and Creep Properties of Collagen Fibril.

Fang Yuan 1 , Anjali Singhal 1 , L. Brinson 2 1 , David Dunand 1 , Jonathan Almer 3 , Dean Haeffner 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.4
Mechanical Properties and Surface Characterization of Calcium Carbonate Platelet Extracted from Freshwater Pearl Shell.

Xinqi Chen 1
1 NUANCE Center, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.40
Structure and Mechanical Properties of Horn Keratin.

Ekaterina Evdokimenko 1 , Luca Tombolato 1 , Jerry Curiel 1 , Po-Yu Chen 2 , Joanna McKittrick 2 1
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.41
Exploring Nucleation in Biomimetic Systems Through In Situ, Fluid Cell TEM.

Michael Nielsen 1 2 , Jonathan Lee 2 , James De Yoreo 1
1 , Lawrence Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Livermore, California, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.5
Extreme Mechanical Anisotropy in Bone at the Mesoscale.

Jong Seto 1 , Himadri Gupta 1 , Paul Zaslansky 1 , H. Wagner 2 , Peter Fratzl 1
1 Department of Biomaterials, Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 2 Materials and Interfaces, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot Israel

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9:00 PM - KK5.6
Effects of fetuin-A Deficiency on the Material Bone.

Jong Seto 1 , Himadri Gupta 1 , Stefanie Krauss 1 , John Dunlop 1 , Admir Masic 1 , Willi Jahnen-Dechent 2 , Peter Fratzl 1
1 Department of Biomaterials, Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Biointerface Group, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen Germany

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9:00 PM - KK5.8
In Vitro Human Osteoblast Responses to Titanium Oxide-Based Surfaces with Varying Topology and Composition.

Charles Collier 1 , Helen Griffiths 1 , Athina Markaki 2 , James Curran 1 , T. Clyne 1
1 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, 2 Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - KK5.9
Phases, Composition and Microstrain in the Mineralized Byssus of Anomia.

Henrik Birkedal 1 , Jakob Eltzholtz 1
1 Department of Chemistry & Interdisciplinary Nanoscince Center, Aarhus University, Aarhus Denmark

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9:00 PM -
KK5.25 Transferred to KK3.4

2009-04-16   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Kisailus University of California-Riverside
Lara Estroff Cornell University
William Landis Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Pablo Zavattieri GM Research & Development Center
Himadri S. Gupta Queen Mary, University of London
KK6: Reversible Deformation and Fracture Mechanics of Biological Composites I
Session Chairs
Himadri Gupta
William Landis
Thursday AM, April 16, 2009
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **KK6.1
Phosphorylated Proteins May Play a Significant Role in the Fracture Resistance of Bone.

Paul Hansma 1
1 , University of California, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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10:00 AM - KK6.2
Statistical Model of the Dynamic Mechanical Response of Nacre.

Mark Jhon 1 2 , Daryl Chrzan 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:15 AM - KK6.3
The Structural and Mechanical Design of Interfaces in Palms and Reeds.

Markus Rueggeberg 1 2 , Thomas Speck 2 , Ingo Burgert 1
1 Biomaterials, Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 2 Botanic Garden, Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg Germany

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10:30 AM - KK6.4
Nano-/micro-structural Response of the Collagen/matrix Composite in Human Arterial Adventitia Links to Mechanical Properties.

Amenitsch Heinz 1 , Fernando Cacho-Nerin 1 , Fabian Schmid 1 , Barbara Sartori 1 , Michael Rappolt 1 , Gerhard Holzapfel 2 , Peter Laggner 1
1 Institute of Biophysics and Nanosystems Research, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Graz Austria, 2 Institute for Biomechanics, Graz University of Technology, Graz Austria

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10:45 AM - KK6.5
AFM and PFM measurements of Enamel in order to Determine the Crack Tip Toughness and Cohesive Zone of Enamel

Gerold Schneider 1 , Siang Fung Ang 1 , Rodrigo Pacher Fernandes 1
1 Institute of Advanced Ceramics, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg Germany

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **KK6.6
Probing Nanomechanical Behavior of Biological Fibrous Materials using Combination AFM-SEM.

Asa Barber 1 , Fei Hang 1 , Dun Lu 1
1 Department of Materials, Queen Mary, University of London, London United Kingdom

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12:00 PM -
KK6.7 Transferred to *KK9.1

12:15 PM - KK6.8
Unique Structural Designs Leading to the Inelastic Deformation of Haversian Bone.

Vincent Ebacher 1 , Rizhi Wang 1
1 Materials Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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12:30 PM - KK6.9
Quasi-static and Dynamic Fracture Behavior of Elk Antler and Bovine Femur Bone.

Po-Yu Chen 1 , Robb Kulin 1 , Fengchun Jiang 2 , Jerry Curiel 2 , Fred Sheppard 2 , Kenneth Vecchio 1 3 , Joanna McKittrick 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 3 NanoEngineering, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

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12:45 PM - KK6.10
The Effect of Organic and Inorganic Modifiers on Hydroxyapatite Dissolution Studied by Atomic Force Microscopy

Ki-Young Kwon 1 2 , Eddie Wang 1 2 , Seung-Wuk Lee 1 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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KK8: Structure-Property Relationships in Biomimetic Composites III
Session Chairs
Pablo Zavattieri
Thursday PM, April 16, 2009
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

4:30 PM - KK8.1
Does the Incorporation of Calcium or Phosphate Control the Rate of Brushite Mineralization?

Jennifer Giocondi 1 , George Nancollas 2 , Alex Chernov 1 , Christine Orme 1
1 , LLNL, Livermore, California, United States, 2 , SUNY, Buffalo, New York, United States

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4:45 PM - **KK8.2
Nanoscale Phase Ordering in Polymer-Derived Ceramic Composites.

Julin Wan 1 , Patrick Malenfant 1 , Seth Taylor 2 , Mohan Manoharan 1
1 Ceramic and Metallurgy Technologies, GE Global Research Center, Niskayuna, New York, United States, 2 , Northrop Grumman, Redondo Beach, California, United States

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2009-04-17   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Kisailus University of California-Riverside
Lara Estroff Cornell University
William Landis Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Pablo Zavattieri GM Research & Development Center
Himadri S. Gupta Queen Mary, University of London
KK9: Biomaterials in Tissue Engineering
Session Chairs
Lara Estroff
William Landis
Friday AM, April 17, 2009
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **KK9.1
Nature-inspired Design of Highly Toughened Materials.

Maximilien Launey 1 , Etienne Munch 1 , Daan Alsem 1 2 , Eduardo Saiz 1 , Antoni Tomsia 1 , Robert Ritchie 1 3
1 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratoy, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratoy, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:00 AM - KK9.2
A New Multilayered Composite Bioceramic for Bone Graft.

Jose Arias 1 , Andronico Neira-Carrillo 2 , Mehrad Yazdani-Pedram 2 , Maria Fernandez 2 , Jose Arias 2
1 Instituto Ciencias Clinicas Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia Chile, 2 Animal Biology, Universidad de Chile and CIMAT, Santiago, 0, Chile

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10:15 AM - KK9.3
Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Nanoparticles Improve the Viability of Liver-derived Cells Encapsulated in a Poly(ethylene glycol) Hydrogel.

Wonjae Lee 1 , Nam-joon Cho 2 3 , Menashe Elazar 3 , Jeffrey Glenn 3 , Curtis Frank 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 3 Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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10:45 AM - *
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11:15 AM - **KK9.5
Self-Assembling Peptide Nanofiber Hydrogels Targeted for Dental Tissue Regeneration.

Kerstin Galler 1 2 3 , Lorenzo Aulisa 1 , Adriana Cavender 2 , Schmalz Gottfried 3 , Rena D'Souza 2 , Jeffrey Hartgerink 1
1 Bioengineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States, 2 Biomedical Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas, United States, 3 Restorative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg Germany

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11:45 AM - KK9.6
Histological and Mechanical Evaluation of the in vivo Bone-bonding Ability on the K2TinO2n+1/β-Ti Alloy as a Novel Bioactive Material.

Chunxiang Cui 1 , Yumin Qi 1 , Shuangjin Liu 1 , Mingfang Zhang 2 , Xuelian Xue 1 , Nan Huang 2
1 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, Tianjin, Tianjin, China, 2 Department of Pathology, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, Tianjin, China

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12:00 PM - KK9.7
Enamel Matrix Guided Growth of Apatite

Vuk Uskokovic 1 , Li Zhu 2 , Wu Li 2 , Stefan Habelitz 1
1 Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco , California, United States, 2 Department of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

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12:15 PM - KK9.8
Early Stages of Collagen Mineralization Studied by Cryo-TEM: Starting at the Overlap Region?

Fabio Nudelman 1 , Paul Bomans 1 , Koen Pieterse 2 , Laura Brylka 1 , Gijsbertus de With 1 , Nico Sommerdijk 1
1 Laboratory for Materials and Interface Chemistry and Soft Matter Cryo-TEM Research Unit, Dept. of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 Biomodeling and Bioinformatics, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands

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Structural and Mechanical Properties of the Mineral and Protein Phases in Bone.

Po-Yu Chen 1 , Damon Toroian 2 , Paul Price 2 , Fred Sheppard 3 , Joanna McKittrick 1 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 Biology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 3 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States

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