Monday, November 17, 2008: 8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room 108-A (Pennsylvania Convention Center)

Biomaterials (08b)

#15 - Biomaterials I (08B01)
This session deals with cutting edge developments in biomaterials design, synthesis, and application, broadly defined
Chair:Jessica O. Winter
CoChair:Angela K. Pannier
8:30 AMShaped Films of Ionotropic Hydrogels Fabricated Using Templates of Patterned Paper
Malancha Gupta, Paul J. Bracher, George M. Whitesides
8:55 AMDevelopment of a Hydrolytically Degradable PEG Hydrogel with Tunable Degradability and Solute Release
Silviya L. Petrova, Jennie B. Leach
9:20 AMSynthesis and Characterization of Magnetic Hydrogel Nanocomposites for Hyperthermia Applications
Samantha A. Meenach, J. Zach Hilt, Kimberly W. Anderson
9:45 AMNon-Synthetic Polymer Biomodification Using Gold Nanoparticles
Craig D. Buckley, Kathleen A. Vermeersch, J. T. Westerfield, Jessica O. Winter
10:10 AMIn Vivo Evaluation of Amorphous Nano Tricalcium Phosphate in Flexible Composites and Injectable Bone Cements
Oliver D. Schneider, Tobias J. Brunner, Stefan Loher, Franz E. Weber, Brigitte von Rechenberg, Wendelin J. Stark
10:35 AMNanotextured Titanium for An Improved Bone-Implant Interface
Joshua R. Bush, Barada K. Nayak, Lakshmi S. Nair, Mool C. Gupta, Cato T. Laurencin

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