Wednesday, November 19, 2008: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 108-A (Pennsylvania Convention Center)

Biomaterials (08b)

#462 - Building Drug Delivery into Tissue Engineering (08B15)
This session will discuss approaches for using localized drug or gene delivery to promote the formation of functional tissue replacements.
Chair:Tao L. Lowe
CoChair:Tatiana Segura
12:30 PMFine-Tuning Notch Signaling to Promote Angiogenesis
Lan Cao, Praveen Arany, Yuan-Shuo Wang, David J. Mooney
12:50 PMInduction of Angiogenesis In Tissue Engineered Scaffolds for Bone Repair: A Combined Gene Therapy-Cell Transplantation Approach
Ehsan Jabbarzadeh, Cato T. Laurencin
1:10 PMAssessment of Biotin-Streptavidin Surface Stability In the Presence of Various Proteases for Controlled Release of DNA Polyplexes
Talar Tokatlian, Tatiana Segura
1:30 PMExtracellular Matrix Composition Influence on Gene Delivery In Hydrogels
Jackie A. Shepard, Lonnie D. Shea
1:50 PMBreak
1:55 PMHydrogel Composite Materials for Long-Term Neurotrophin Delivery In Neural Prostheses
Ning Han, Jed Johnson, John J. Lannutti, Jessica O. Winter
2:15 PMRelease of Insulin Like Growth Factor-1/Green Fluorescent Protein Plasmids from PEG Coated Porous Eh Networks
Erin E. Falco, J. Scott Roth, John P. Fisher
2:35 PMA Biodegradable, Immunoprotective, Dual Nanoporous Capsule for Cell-Based Therapies
Xulang Zhang, Hongyan He, Chi Yen, W.S. Winston Ho, L. James Lee

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