Con-current Rapid Fire Sessions 7

Friday, April 23, 2010, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Applications of Nanomaterials in Medicine


Re-engineering Cellular Interfaces with Cell Surface-Supported Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Thin Films

J. T. Wilson1, W. Cui2, Z. Qu3, E. L. Chaikof2;

1Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA, 3Georgia Inst. of Technology, Atlanta, GA.


Responsive Drug Eluting Nanotechnology Biosensor Systems for Bone Implants

S. Sirivisoot, T. J. Webster;

Brown Univ., Providence, RI.


Effects of Electrical Stimulation on Osteoblasts on Anodized Nanotubular Titanium for Orthopedic Applications

B. Ercan, C. D. Hartman, T. J. Webster;

Brown Univ., Providence, RI.


Nanoshell-Mediated Laser Ablation of Glioma: Biodistribution and Survival Studies in a Mouse Model of Glioma

E. S. Day1, L. Zhang2, N. A. Lewinski1, P. A. Thompson2, R. A. Drezek1, S. M. Blaney2, J. L. West1;

1Rice Univ., Houston, TX, 2Texas Children's Hosp., Baylor Coll. of Med., Houston, TX.


Developing PLA/CDHA Bionanocomposites for Drug Delivery Applications

H. Zhou1, A. Touny2, S. B. Bhaduri3;

1Dept. of Bioengineering,Univeristy of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2Dept. of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering,Univeristy of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 3Dept. of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, Dept. of Surgery, Univeristy of Toledo, Toledo, OH.


Micropatterning of Electrospun Polyurethane Fibers through use of Soft Lithography Molding

D. K. Dempsey1, C. Schwartz1, R. S. Ward2, A. V. Iyer2, J. P. Parakka2, E. Cosgriff-Hernandez1;

1Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, 2DSM-PTG, Berkeley, CA.


Creating Bone-Promoting, Cancer-Inhibiting, Bacterial-Inhibiting Implants Using Selenium Nanoclusters

P. A. Tran, E. Taylor, T. J. Webster;

Brown Univ., Providence, RI.


Energy harvesting for implantable nanodevices using piezoelectric zinc oxide nanowire arrays

P. Soman1, D. Eils1, M. Darnell1, M. Feldman2, S. Chen1;

1Univ. of Texas, Austin, Austin, TX, 2The Univ. of Texas Hlth.Sci. Ctr. at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX.


High Throughput Evaluation of Protein Stabilization Upon Encapsulation in Polyanhydride Nanoparticles

L. Petersen, C. Sackett, B. Narasimhan;

Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA.


Real-time Detection of Nanoparticle Toxicity Using Electric Cell-Impedance Sensing

B. Mohanraj;

Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst., Troy, NY.