2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

Symposium SM03 : Growing Next-Generation Materials with Synthetic Biology

2019-04-24   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Patrick Boyle, Ginkgo Bioworks
Mathew Chang, National University of Singapore
Rajesh Naik, Air Force Research Laboratory
Renee Wegrzyn, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Symposium Support

Army Research Office
Office of Naval Research
SM03.01: Synthetic Biology I
Session Chairs
Rajesh Naik
Renee Wegrzyn
Wednesday PM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 227 B

1:30 PM - *SM03.01.01
Genetic Encoding of Material Properties

Christopher Voigt1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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2:00 PM - SM03.01.02
Synthetic Biology Toolkits for Bacterial Cellulose Production

Vishnu Vadanan Sundaravadanam1,Sierin Lim1,Meng How Tan2

Nanyang Technological University1,A*STAR Genome Institute of Singapore2

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2:15 PM - SM03.01.03
DNA-Based Attractor Patterns

Phillip Dorsey1,Rebecca Schulman1

Johns Hopkins University1

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2:30 PM -
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3:30 PM - SM03.01.04
Toward Utilizing Bacterial Microcompartments as a Platform for Enhanced Catalysis

Matthew Yates1,Jefferson Plegaria2,Clement Aussignargues2,Sarah Glaven1,Cheryl Kerfeld2,3,4

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory1,Michigan State University2,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory3,University of California, Berkeley4

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3:45 PM - SM03.01.05
Development of Microbial Cell Factories for Production of Aromatic Chemicals and Derivatives

Akihiko Kondo1,2

Kobe University1,RIKEN2

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4:00 PM - *SM03.01.06
Accessing Novel Materials Through Biology

Sunil Chandran1

Amyris1

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4:30 PM - SM03.01.07
Design of Silica Structures Using Peptides from Diatoms

Andrea Wallace1,Christopher Voigt1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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4:45 PM - SM03.01.08
Polydopamine-Gold Nanoparticle Composite Material Synthesis by Engineered Cells

Isaiah Weidmann1,Milana Vasudev1

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth1

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SM03.02: Poster Session: Growing Next-Generation Materials with Synthetic Biology
Session Chairs
Patrick Boyle
Mathew Chang
Rajesh Naik
Renee Wegrzyn
Wednesday PM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM - SM03.02.01
Synthetic Biology for the Synthesis of Silicon-Containing Materials

Maria Sanford1,2,Chia Hung1,Maneesh Gupta1,Patrick Dennis1,Matthew Dickerson1

Air Force Research Laboratory1,UES, Inc.2

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.03
Synthetic Biology Challenges for Army Materials Applications

Joshua Orlicki1,James Snyder1,Sasha Teymorian1

Army Research Laboratory1

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.04
Halogenases for Chemical Production

Rebecca Raig1,2,Drew Wagner1,2,Wendy Goodson1,Maneesh Gupta1

Air Force Research Laboratory1,UES, Inc.2

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.05
Phloroglucinol Tri-Service Effort

Vanessa Varaljay1,2,Ali Saaem3,Steven Blum4,Carrie Drake1,2,Chia Hung2,Adam Meyer5,6,Rebecca Mickol7,Matthew Perisin8,Nathan Schwalm9,Drew Wagner1,2,Adam Silverman10,Theresah Zu8,Wendy Goodson2,Katherine Germane8,Sarah Glaven11,D. Ben Gordon3,Maneesh Gupta2,Michael Jewett10,Julius Lucks10,Matthew Lux4,Christopher Voigt5

UES, Inc.1,Air Force Research Laboratory2,MIT+ Broad Institute3,US Army RDECOM4,Massachusetts Institute of Technology5,Ginkgo Bioworks, Inc.6,American Society for Engineering Education7,US Army Research Laboratory8,Oak Ridge National Laboratory9,Northwestern University10,U.S. Naval Research Laboratory11

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.06
Protein-Based Microcapsules as Alternative Way for Ruggedization of Functional RNA-Based Sensors

Irina Drachuk2,3,Nancy Kelley-Loughnane1,Svetlana Harbaugh3,Jorge Chavez3

Materials and Manufacturing Directorate1,UES, Inc.2,711 Human Performance Wing3

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.07
Gold Nanoparticle Assembled Gene Networks

Sanaz Farajollahi1,Rajesh Naik1,Patrick Dennis1,Samantha Knoth1,Kathlyene Montgomery1

Air Force Research Laboratory1

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.08
Hydrogel Encapsulated E.coli for Responsive Biomaterials

Drew Wagner1,2,Cason Willey1,2,Vincent Chen1,2,Nathan Ferguson1,2,Cheri Hampton1,2,Chia Hung1,Larry Drummy1,Patrick Dennis1,Wendy Goodson1,Abigail Juhl1,Maneesh Gupta1

Air Force Research Laboratory1,UES, Inc.2

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.09
Will Synthetic Acorns Grow into Biobuildings—Comparing the Coding Complexity of Natural Materials with the Software of Man-Made Systems

Joseph Riolo1,Andrew Steckl1

University of Cincinnati1

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5:00 PM - SM03.02.10
In Situ NMR Experimental Study Design for Cell-Free Protein Synthesis

Angela Campo1,2,Peter Mirau1,Drew Wagner3,Rebecca Raig3

Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate1,Wright State University2,UES, Inc3

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2019-04-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Patrick Boyle, Ginkgo Bioworks
Mathew Chang, National University of Singapore
Rajesh Naik, Air Force Research Laboratory
Renee Wegrzyn, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Symposium Support

Army Research Office
Office of Naval Research
SM03.03: Synthetic Biology II
Session Chairs
Patrick Boyle
Maneesh Gupta
Thursday AM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 227 B

9:00 AM - SM03.03.02
Photocatalytic Oxidation in Metal-Organic Frameworks Using E. coli Synthesized Porphyrins Ligands

Jared DeCoste1,Marilyn Lee1,Sergio Garibay1,Ann Ploskonka1

US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center1

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9:15 AM - *SM03.03.03
Living Architecture—Synthetic Biology for Structural Building Materials

Wil Srubar III1

University of Colorado Boulder1

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9:45 AM - SM03.03.04
Elucidation the Mechanism of Synthetic Riboswitches by Using Cell-Free Expression Systems

Nancy Kelley-Loughnane1,Svetlana Harbaugh2,Yaroslav Chushak3,2,Jorge Chavez2

Materials and Manufacturing Directorate1,711 Human Performance Wing2,Henry Jackson Foundation3

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *SM03.03.05
Innovations in Performance Materials Enabled by Biology

Adam Safir1

Zymergen1

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11:00 AM - SM03.03.06
Melanin Produced in the Fast-Growing Marine Bacterium Vibrio natriegens and Its Application in Chemical Protection

Zheng Wang1,Brandy Johnson1,Martin Moore1,Gary Vora1

Naval Research Laboratory1

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11:15 AM - SM03.03.07
Bacterially-Produced Melanin as Biomaterials

Chia Hung1,Annika Vaia1,2,Zheng Wang3,Gary Vora3,Wendy Goodson1,Maneesh Gupta1

Air Force Research Laboratory1,UES, Inc.2,U.S. Naval Research Laboratory3

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11:30 AM - SM03.03.08
The Design and Creation of an Oxygen Sensing Protein Kinase Regulator for Synthetic Biology Applications

Sanaz Farajollahi1,Patrick Dennis1,Ruth Pachter1,Andrew Snyder1,Saber Hussain1,Morgan Schmidt1

Air Force Research Laboratory1

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SM03.04: Synthetic Biology III
Session Chairs
Patrick Boyle
Rajesh Naik
Thursday PM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 227 B

1:30 PM - *SM03.04.01
Repurposing Ribosomes for Synthetic Biology

Michael Hammerling1,Michael Jewett1

Northwestern University1

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2:00 PM - *SM03.04.02
Better Materials for a Better World—Spider Silk Without Spiders and Leather Without Cows

David Breslauer1

Bolt Threads1

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2:30 PM - SM03.04.03
Characterization of Microbe-Embedded Protein Hydrogels via Dynamic Differential Microscopy and Biological Assays

Rhett Martineau1,2,Chia Hung1,Matthew Helgeson3,Maneesh Gupta1

US Air Force Research Laboratory1,UES, Inc.2,University of California, Santa Barbara3

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2:45 PM -
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3:15 PM - *SM03.04.04
Context-Dependence and its Mitigation in Synthetic Genetic Circuits

Domitilla Del Vecchio1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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3:45 PM - *SM03.04.05
Putting Living Materials to Work—Synthetic Biology for the Army's Future

Dimitra Stratis-Cullum1

U.S. Army Research Laboratory1

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4:15 PM - SM03.04.06
Resilient Living Materials Built Through Printing Bacterial Spores

Lina Gonzalez1,Christopher Voigt1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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4:30 PM - SM03.04.07
A Sea Worm Jaw Protein Promotes Heme Crystallization

Zachary Reinert1,2,Andrea Poole1,2,Maneesh Gupta2,Chia Hung2,Wendy Goodson2,Rajesh Naik2

UES Inc.1,Air Force Research Laboratory2

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