Con-current Oral Abstract Presentations Session 6

Friday, April 23, 2010, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Biomaterials for Soft Tissue Engineering


Mechanical and Biological evaluation of Poly(glycerol sebacate) microfibrous scaffolds

S. Sant1, C. Hwang1, S. Lee2, A. Khademhosseini1;

1Ctr. for BioMed. Engineering, Brigham and Women's Hosp., Harvard Med. Sch., Cambridge, MA, 2Dept. of BioMed. Engineering, Coll. of Hlth.Sci., Korea Univ., Seoul 136-703, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF.


Effect of Scaffold Fiber Diameter on Human Tendon Fibroblast Response

C. Erisken, X. A. Zhang, K. L. Moffat, H. H. Lu;

Columbia Univ., New York, NY.


Fabrication of two and three-dimensional aligned nanofiber/skeletal muscle-like constructs

V. Z. Beachley, X. Wen;

Clemson, Charleston, SC.


Delivery of bFGF with Injectable pH- and Temperature-responsive Hydrogel Promotes Revascularization and Improves Cardiac Function Post-infarct

J. C. Garbern, A. S. Hoffman, C. E. Murry, P. S. Stayton;

Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA.


Diaphragmatic Reconstruction by Electrospun Aligned Fibrous Scaffolds

W. Zhao, S. Lee, G. Christ, A. Atala, J. J. Yoo;

Wake Forest Univ. Hlth.Sci., Winston-Salem, NC.


Self Crimping Electrospun Fibres as Scaffolds for Connective Tissue

D. C. Surrao, J. Hayami, S. D. Waldman, B. Amsden;

Queen's Univ., Kingston, ON, CANADA.


Controlled Reaggregation of Pancreatic ß-cell in PEG-based Microwells

A. B. Bernard, C-C. Lin, K. S. Anseth;

Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO.


Characterization of Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Gels with Added Collagen for Neural Tissue Engineering

R. Scott, L. Marquardt, R. K. Willits;

Saint Louis Univ., St. Louis, MO.