Con-current Oral Abstract Presentations Session 3

Adipose Tissue Engineering and Biomaterial - Guided Stem Cell Behavior


Cotransplantation of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Microvascular EC Using a Modular Tissue Engineering Approach Produces Vascularized Adipose Tissue In Vivo

M. J. Butler, K. A. Woodhouse, M. V. Sefton;

Univ. of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CANADA.


Topography of nanofibers regulates the phenotypic expression of the Adipose Stem Cells

X. Fu, H. Wang;

Stevens Inst. of Technology, Hoboken, NJ.


Production of Human Endothelialized Adipose Tissues Devoid of Exogenous Biomaterial

J. Fradette, C. Vincent, M. Proulx;

Université Laval /LOEX, Quebec, QC, CANADA.


Effect of Scaffold Stiffness on Human Bone Marrow Stromal Cell Differentiation in 3D Culture

K. Chatterjee1, S. Lin-Gibson1, M. F. Young2, C. G. Simon, Jr.1;

1Natl. Inst. of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, 2NIH, Bethesda, MD.


Development and Characterization of Composite PEG Hydrogels for Osteochondral Tissue Engineering

N. Steinmetz1, S. J. Bryant1, K. Walline2;

1Univ. of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, 2Cerapedics, Inc., Westminster, CO.


Effect of Scaffold Microstructure on New Bone Formation

X. Yu1, Z. Xia1, L. Wang2, F. Peng1, J. Xi2, J. Huang2, D. Rowe2, M. Wei1;

1Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 2Univ. of Connecticut Hlth.Ctr., Farmington, CT.

Glycosaminoglycan Biomaterials in Medicine


Methacrylated Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels for Two-Step Photocrosslink-Mediated Bioprinting

A. Skardal, J. Zhang, L. McCoard, X. Xu, S. Oottamasathien, G. D. Prestwich;

Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


Chemically Functionalized Proteoglycan 4 (PRG4) for Cartilage Resurfacing

K. Chawla, H. Ham, T. Nguyen, P. B. Messersmith;

Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL.


Biodegradable Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels with Tunable Properties and Encapsulated Microspheres for Wound Repair

E. Tous, J. L. Ifkovits, M. Lee, D. Lee, J. A. Burdick;

Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.


Hyaluronic Acid-Based Hydrogel Particles and Doubly Crosslinked Networks for Soft Tissue Regeneration

A. K. Jha1, W. Yang1, C. B. Kirn-Safran1, M. C. Farach-Carson2, X. Jia1;

1Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2Rice Univ., Houston, TX.


Chitosan-based Composite Microbeads for Cell Delivery

L. Wang, Z. Chen, J. P. Stegemann;

Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.



R. T. Annamalai, D. R. Armant, H. W. T. Matthew;

Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI.

Molecular Mechanisms Mediating Protein-Surface and Cell-Surface Interactions


Intracellular Signaling: the Key to Understanding Why Cells Behave Differently on Different Materials

M. R. Caplan, V. Shankarraman;

Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ.


The Role of Integrins in the Recognition of Biomaterials by Dendritic Cells

T. H. Rogers, J. E. Babensee;

Georgia Inst. of Technology, Atlanta, GA.


Biological activity of a recombinant fragment of fibronectin (FNIII7-10) on poly(ethyl acrylate)

M. Salmerón-Sánchez1, P. Rico1, C. González-García1, T. A. Petrie2, A. J. García2;

1Univ. Politécnica de Valencia, Valencia, SPAIN, 2Georgia Insitute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.


Contact activation of coagulation by mixed thiol self-assembled monolayers

J. W. Bauer1, E. A. Vogler2, C. A. Siedlecki1;

1Pennsylvania State Univ. Coll. of Med., Hershey, PA, 2Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA.


Delineating the Specific Interactions Mediating Platelet Adhesion to Adsorbed Plasma Proteins

B. Sivaraman, R. Latour;

Clemson Univ., Clemson, SC.


Molecular Mechanisms of Genetically Engineered Peptides for Inorganics on Gold and Graphite Surfaces

C. R. So1, E. E. Oren1, H. Yazici1, J. Evans2, P. Mulheran3, C. Tamerler4, M. Sarikaya1;

1Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2New York Univ., New York City, NY, 3Univ. of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UNITED KINGDOM, 4Istanbul Technical Univ., Istanbul, TURKEY.

Probing the Surface of Biology


Side-Chain Specific Structural Studies of Peptides at Interfaces Using Isotope Labeling with SFG Spectroscopy

T. Weidner, N. F. Breen, G. P. Drobny, D. G. Castner;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


ToF-SIMS study of Fibronectin orientation/conformation on self-assembled monolayers.

L. Arnadottir1, J. Brison2, L. J. Gamble2;

1Dept. of Chemical engineering, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2Dept. of Bioengineering, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


Quantifying the Affinity between Hydroxyapatite and a Small Peptide Probe using Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging

M. Weiger1, J. Park2, A. Karim3, M. Becker3;

1Natl. Inst. of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, 2Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD, 3Univ. of Akron, Akron, OH.


Assessment of Protein-Biomaterial Surface Interaction by Streaming Potential Measurement

T. Luxbacher;

Anton Paar GmbH, Graz, AUSTRIA.


Measuring the Orientation of Chemically and Electrostatically Immobilized Protein G B1 by Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectroscopy and Sum Frequency Generation

J. Baio, L. Baugh, T. Weidner, P. S. Stayton, L. J. Gamble, D. G. Castner;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


Patient Factor Correlation of Explanted Composite Hernia Mesh Material Properties

M. J. Cozad, D. A. Grant, S. L. Bachman, B. R. Ramshaw, S. A. Grant;

Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO.

Surface Modification of Three Dimensional Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications


A New Small Diameter Vascular Graft Coated with Embryonic Extracellular Matrix Enhances Endothelial Cell Retention under Shear Stress

S. Dimitrievska, Jr.1, M. Moreno, Sr.2, E. Pinney, Sr.3, R. Gendron, Sr.1, M. N. Bureau, Sr.1;

1Natl. Res. Council Canada, Boucherville, QC, CANADA, 2Natl. Res. Council Canada, Ottawa, PE, CANADA, 3Histogen, San Diego, CA.


Heparin-assisted BMP-2 Release from Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate Surface for Bone Tissue Engineering

X. Liu1, Y. Qiu1, X. Li1, Y. Yang2, X. Wen1;

1Clemson Univ., Charleston, SC, 2Univ. Texas at Houston, Houston, TX.


Surface Modification of Calcium Phosphate Biomaterials and Detection Using Confocal Raman Spectroscopy

N. C. Hannigan1, R. A. Ayers1, J. J. Benedict2;

1Colorado Sch. of Mines, Golden, CO, 2Cerapedics, Inc., Westminster, CO.


Modification of Chitosan Scaffolds by Electrokinetic Particle Treatment

S. R. Tully-Dartez, R. E. Gade, P. Sit;

Louisiana Tech Univ., Ruston, LA.


Characterization and In vivo Studies of a Novel Bio-nanocomposite as a Tissue Scaffold

S. A. Grant1, C. R. Deeken2, D. A. Grant1, S. L. Bachman1, B. Ramshaw1;

1Univ. of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 2Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO.


The Versatility of Two-Photon Absorption Laser Scanning Lithography in Poly(ethylene glycol) Hydrogels

J. C. Hoffmann, J. L. West;

Rice Univ., Houston, TX.

Multi-factor Drug Delivery for Musculoskeletal Regeneration (Symposia)


An Overview of Multi-Factor Drug Delivery for Musculoskeletal Regeneration

L. Kuhn

Univ. of Connecticut Hlth.Ctr., Farmington, CT.


Self-assembled Rosette Nanotubes for Bone Regeneration

Y. Chen1, A. Alsbaiee2, H. Fenniri2, D. Ciombor3, R. Aaron3, W. Thomas1;

1Brown Univ., Providence, RI, 2Natl. Res. Council and Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, CANADA, 3Warren Alpert Med. Sch., Brown Univ., Providence, RI.


Hybrid Scaffolds for the Delivery of Multiple Proteins in Bone Tissue Engineering

M. A. Susano, I. B. Leonor, R. L. Reis, H. S. Azevedo;

3B's Res. Group- Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, Guimarães, PORTUGAL.


Evaluating Controlled Sequential Delivery of Two Growth Factors To Enhance Osteoinduction In Young Mice

L. Kuhn, Q. Wang, G. Gronowicz, G. Ou;

Univ. of Connecticut Hlth.Ctr., Farmington, CT.


Dual delivery of Vancomycin and rhBMP-2 from Polyurethane Implants for Contaminated Bone Wound Healing

B. Li1, K. V. Brown2, J. C. Wenke2, S. A. Guelcher1;

1vanderbilt Univ., nashville, TN, 2US Army Inst. of Surgical Res., Fort Sam Houston, TX.


Extended Dual Antibiotic Delivery from Modified Calcium Sulfate Delivery Systems

J. A. Jennings, J. N. Clower, J. D. Bumgardner, W. O. Haggard;

Univ. of Memphis, Memphis, TN.