Monday, November 13, 2006: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Yerba Buena Ballroom 4 (Marriott San Francisco)
#55 - (22b) Nanostructured Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering (T8009)
This session seeks papers that describe studies that involve design and manipulation of nanoscopic structure of biomaterials for tissue engineering applications.
Chair:Thomas J. Webster
CoChair:Agnes Ostafin
12:30 PMHelical Rosette Nanotubes as a Biomimetic Tissue Engineering Scaffold Material
Lijie Zhang, Sharwatie Ramsaywack, Hicham Fenniri, Thomas J. Webster
12:50 PMLayer-by-Layer Assembled Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: a Novel Biomaterial for Interfacing Neural Tissues
Edward Jan, Joan E. Nichols, Nicholas A. Kotov
1:10 PMElectrospun Biomimetic Materials for Cell Targeting Applications
Anka N. Veleva, Daniel Heath, Jed Johnson, Cam Patterson, John J. Lannutti, Stuart L. Cooper
1:30 PMFabrication of Novel Tissue Engineering Scaffold Using Nanofibrous Polyaniline and Nonwoven Poly(Ethylene-Terephthalate) Fibers
Robin Ng, Shang-Tian Yang
1:50 PMElectrospinning of Novel Tricalcium/Poly(Lactide-Co-Glycolide) Nanocomposites for Repair of Bone Defects
Stefan Loher, Oliver Schneider, Wendelin J. Stark
2:10 PMDeveloping Biosensors for Monitoring Orthopedic Tissue Growth
Sirinrath Sirivisoot, Chang Yao, Xingcheng Xiao, Brian Sheldon, Thomas J. Webster
2:30 PMFrom Nano to Micro: Nanostructured Titania/PLGA Orthopedic Tissue Engineering Scaffolds Assembled by Three-Dimensional Printing
Huinan Liu, Thomas J. Webster

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