Con-current Oral Abstract Presentations Session 4

Pluripotent Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine (Symposia)


Repairing the Infarcted Heart with Engineered Human Myocardium

C. Murry, K.R Stevens, K. Kreutziger;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


Hydrodynamic Mixing Regulates Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells within Size-Controlled Embryoid Bodies

M. A. Kinney, C. Y. Sargent, T. C. McDevitt;

Georgia Inst. of Technology, Atlanta, GA.


Feeder-free Self-renewal of Human Embryonic Stem Cells in 3D Porous Natural Polymer Scaffolds

L. Zhensheng1, M. C. Leung1, H. A. Richard2, R. Ellenbogen2, M. Zhang1;

1Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2Univ. of Washington, Seattle Children's Hosp. and Med. Ctr., Seattle, WA.


Efficient Generation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells from Mouse ES cells: A Bioreactor-based Approach

K. M. Fridley, I. Fernandez, K. Roy;

The Univ. of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX.


Intrinsic FIbronectin Matrix Properties Regulate Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells Better than Canonical Growth Factors

W. Helen1, J. E. Schwarzbauer2, A. J. Engler1;

1UC San Diego, San Diego, CA, 2Princeton Univ., New Jersey, NJ.

Cardiovascular Controlled Drug Release


Modification of an Injectable, Biodegradable Polymer for Sustained Local Protein Delivery

D. M. Nelson, Z. Ma, K. L. Fujimoto, W. R. Wagner;

Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.


Diazeniumdiolated Protamine Sulfate as Bimodal Nitric Oxide Delivery System for Vascular Repair

R. Van Lith, G. A. Ameer;

Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL.


In Vitro Degradation Studies of Bioabsorbable Stents

V. Davé1, D. Yang2, C. Vailhé2, R. Falotico1;

1Cordis Corp., Warren, NJ, 2Ethicon, Somerville, NJ.


Quantitative Assessment of Drug and Polymer Distribution in the NEVO™ Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent Reservoirs from Explanted Porcine Samples over Time by Vibrational Spectroscopy

K. Balss, M. Chisholm, C. Maryanoff;

Cordis, Spring House, PA.


Drug elution kinetics and structure of absorbable matrix coatings

S. Sarkar Das, M. K. McDermott, A. D. Lucas, T. E. Cargal, L. Patel, D. M. Saylor, D. V. Patwardhan;

US Food and Drug Admin., Silver Spring, MD.


Native Endothelium Mimicking Self-Assembled Nanomatrix for Drug Eluting Stent Applications

M. Kushwaha, J. Anderson, A. Andukuri, P. Anderson, B. Brott, H-W. Jun;

Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL.

Dental Materials


Photoinitiator Effect in Degradation Studies of Model Dentin Adhesives

Q. Ye1, J. Park1, A. Misra1, E. Nalvarte2, P. Spencer1;

1Univ. of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 2Univ. of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO.


Microparticle Amount in CalciumPhosphate/PLGA Composites affects Material Degradation and Bone Formation In Vivo

F. van de Watering, J. van den Beucken, F. Walboomers, J. Jansen;

Radboud Univ. Nijmegen Med. Ctr., Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS.


Swelling, tensile testing, and SAOS-2 cell proliferation on nano-fibrous chitosan membranes.

P. A. Norowski, Jr.1, W. Clem2, P. C. Adatrow3, W. O. Haggard1, J. D. Bumgardner1;

1Univ. of Memphis, Memphis, TN, 2Wright Med. Technology, Arlington, TN, 3Univ. of Tennessee Hlth.Sci. Ctr., Dept of Periodontology, Memphis, TN.


Assessment of Adhesion and Growth of Human Gingival Fibroblasts on a Degradable-Polar Hydrophobic Ionic Polyurethane (PU)

J. W. C. Cheung, J. Santerre;

Univ. of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CANADA.


Influence of moisture in nanofiller on self-adhesive cement

J. Lee, B. I. Suh;

Bisco, Inc., Schaumburg, IL.


Porcine Urinary Bladder Matrix as an Inductive Template for Temporomandibular Joint Meniscus Reconstruction

B. N. Brown, S. A. Johnson, M. W. Ochs, W. L. Chung, A. J. Russell, S. F. Badylak;

Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Novel Imaging Methods for Mapping Cell Phenotype


High content imaging based mapping of stem cell phenotypes on polymeric biomaterials

E. Liu1, H. Rizvi1, D. Patel1, H-J. Sung2, M. Becker3, J. Kohn1, P. Moghe1;

1Rutgers Univ., Piscataway, NJ, 2Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, TN, 3The Univ. of Akron, Akron, OH.


Broadband Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Microscopy (μCARS) for Noninvasive Imaging of Cell Phenotype

M. T. Cicerone, S. H. Parekh, Y. J. Lee, K. Aamer;

NIST, Gaithersberg, MD.


Evaluation of Sample Preparation Methods for Imaging 3T3 Fibroblasts with ToF-SIMS

M. A. Robinson, J. Brison, D. G. Castner;

Natl. ESCA and Surface Analysis Ctr. for BioMed. Problems, Seattle, WA.


Time-of-Flight SIMS Imaging Identification of Individual Cells in Heterogeneous Cultures

C. A. Barnes, J. Brison, D. G. Castner, B. D. Ratner;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Endothelial Progenitor Cells Transplanted to Rat Hindlimb Ischemia Model Using Novel Water Soluble Contrast Agents

T. Yamaoka, C. A. Agudelo, Y. Tachibana, H. Iida;

Natl. Cardiovascular Ctr. Res. Inst., Suita, JAPAN.


Real-Time, In Vivo Imaging of Biomaterial-Associated Inflammation

S. Selvam, K. L. Templeman, K. Kundu, N. Murthy, A. J. Garcia;

Georgia Inst. of Technology, Atlanta, GA.

Self-Assembly in Tissue Engineering


In Vivo Assembly of Endothelialized Modules for Tissue Engineering

R. Gupta, M. D. Chamberlain, M. L. Butler, M. V. Sefton;

Univ. of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CANADA.


Fibrillizing Peptide Matrices with Modular Construction Enabling Multifactorial Optimization

J. P. Jung, J. H. Collier;

Univ. of Chicago, Chicago, IL.


Neural Stem Cell Encapsulation within Hetero-Assembling Protein Hydrogels

S. C. Heilshorn, C. Wong Po Foo, W. Mulyasasmita, A. Parisi-Amon, J. Lee;

Stanford Univ., Stanford, CA.


Production of Highly Porous Bioactive Hydrogels by Self-Assembly of Phase Separated Poly(ethylene glycol) Microspheres in the Presence of Cells

A. W. Smith, D. L. Elbert;

Washington Univ. in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.


Molecular Biomimetics - Peptide-based Materials for Nanotechnology and Medicine

C. Tamerler, M. Sarikaya;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.

Surface Optimization to Maximize Biosensor Performance


ToF-SIMS imaging to characterize DNA microarray spots

L. J. Gamble1, L. Árnadóttir1, N. Vandencasteele1, J. Brison1, D. G. Castner1, D. W. Grainger2;

1NESAC/BIO- Natl. ESCA and Surface Analysis Ctr. for BioMed. Problems Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.


DNA Immobilization on Surfaces via Mussel Adhesive Protein-Inspired Polymer

H. Ham, Z. Liu, H. Lee, P. B. Messersmith;

Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL.


High Performance Interface Based on Polyelectrolyte Multilayers for Conventional Immunoassay

H. Shen1, J. Watanabe2, T. Akagi1, M. Akashi1;

1Osaka Univ., Suita, JAPAN, 2Konan Univ., Kobe, JAPAN.


Enhancing the Performance of Fluidic Biosensors with Integrated Micro/Nano 3D Surfaces

G. Zhang;

Clemson Univ., Clemson, SC.


Improved Interactions of Primary Neurons with RFGDT Pyrolytic Carbon and Photocatalytic Titanium for Electrode Implants

M. Szymanski, A. E. Meyer, R. Salvi, R. E. Baier;

Univ. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY.


Electroactive Peptides via Phage Display for Biosensor Applications

C-W. Liao, Y-W. Yeh, S. Kim, D. Norton, L. B. Gower;

Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL.