Thursday, November 16, 2006: 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Yerba Buena Ballroom 2 (Marriott San Francisco)
#487 - Biomimetics II: Drug Delivery (08B06)
This session will highlight studies of molecular and material systems designed to mimic biomolecular structure and/or function. These studies will be focused towards addressing pressing biomedical challenges in the delivery of therapeutics.
Chair:Andre Palmer
CoChair:Mark E. Byrne
8:30 AMIntracellular Trafficking and Drug Release Mechanisms of Dendrimer-Based Drug Delivery Nanodevices
Rangaramanujam M. Kannan, Rajyalakshmi Inapagolla, Omathanu Pillai, Sujatha Kannan
8:55 AMA Model for Polymer Functionalization of Drug Delivery Vehicles: Maximizing Adhesion While Confronting Endothelial Glycocalyx
Nathan W. Moore, Tonya L. Kuhl
9:20 AMConjugation of Methoxypolyethylene Glycol to the Surface of Bovine Red Blood Cells for Use as a Non-Immunogenic Blood Substitute
Sharon I. Gundersen, Andre Palmer
9:45 AMIncorporation of Statins in a Perivascular Polymeric Drug Delivery Device for the Inhibition of Intimal Hyperplasia
Aadithya Krishnan, Stephanie T. Lopina, Michelle Evancho-Chapman, Steven P. Schmidt, Duane Donovan
10:10 AMMicro- Electrochemical and Electrophoretic Delivery of Charged Species from Conducting Polymer Surfaces
Nathaniel D. Robinson, David Nilsson, Joakim Isaksson, Peter Kjäll, Agneta Richter-Dahlfors, Magnus Berggren
10:35 AMAntigenic Disguise of Model Surfaces Via Immobilization of Treponema Pallidum Protein Tp0483
Morgan B. Abney, Kimberly W. Anderson, Leonidas Bachas, Caroline E. Cameron

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