483 Drug Delivery I

Wednesday, October 31, 2012: 12:30 PM
Somerset West (Westin )
Description:
This session deals with the latest advances in drug delivery methods and related technologies. Specific topics of interest include (not limited to) novel drug carriers and drug delivery device as well as new drug release/activation strategies.

Sponsor:
Engineering Fundamentals in Life Science
Co-Sponsor(s):
Biomedical Applications of Chemical Engineering (T7)

Chair:
Seungpyo Hong
Email: sphong@uic.edu

Co-Chair:
Joshua Ramsey
Email: josh.ramsey@okstate.edu


12:48 PM
(483b) Exploring Peptide-Based Nanostructures As Effective Drug Carriers
Ran Lin, Andrew G. Cheetham, Pengcheng Zhang and Honggang Cui

1:06 PM
(483c) Dendron-Based Micelles: A Potential Nanocarrier Platform
Ryan Pearson, Jin Woo Bae, Hao-Jui Hsu, Sayam Uddin and Seungpyo Hong

1:24 PM
(483d) Microfluidic Cell Deformation As a Robust, Vector-Free Method for Cytosolic Delivery of Macromolecules
Armon Sharei, Janeta Zoldan, Andrea Adamo, Woo Young Sim, Nahyun Cho, Emily Jackson, Shirley Mao, Sabina Schneider, Abigail Lytton-Jean, Jungmin Lee, Daniel A. Heller, Robert S. Langer and Klavs F. Jensen

1:42 PM
(483e) Self-Dispersing Drug Carriers for Pulmonary Delivery: Spreading of Aqueous Surfactant Solutions On Model Airway Surface Liquid Subphases
Amsul Khanal, Ramankur Sharma, Roomi Kalita, Fan Gao, Timothy Corcoran, Ellen Peterson, Todd M. Przybycien, Stephen Garoff and Robert D. Tilton

2:00 PM
(483f) Cathepsin B Degradable Peptidic Dendrimers for Drug Delivery
Rohit Kolhatkar, Ravi Shankar and Abhilash Samykutty