298 Nucleic Acid Delivery

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 12:30 PM
Somerset West (Westin )
Description:
This session seeks to explore topics associated with the development of novel gene delivery vehicles and processes in gene and/or oligonucleotide delivery.

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

Chair:
Millicent O. Sullivan
Email: msullivan@udel.edu

Co-Chair:
Junghae Suh
Email: jsuh@rice.edu


12:30 PM
(298a) Design and Characterization of Micro-Porous Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels for Non-Viral DNA Delivery
Talar Tokatlian, Cynthia Cam, Shayne Siegman, Yuguo Lei and Tatiana Segura

12:50 PM
(298b) Airway Gene Transfer and Intracellular Trafficking of Highly Compacted DNA Nanoparticles
Anthony J. Kim, Nicholas Boylan, Jung Soo Suk and Justin S. Hanes

1:10 PM
(298c) Telecommunications Model of Lipoplex-Mediated Gene Delivery
Timothy M. Martin, Tadeusz Wysocki, Beata Wysocki and Angela K. Pannier

1:30 PM
(298d) Microrna-29b Delivery Via EpCAM Targeted Cationic Lipoplexes in Lung Cancer Treatment
Yun Wu, Yicheng Mao, Melissa Crawford, L. James Lee and Serge P. Nana-Sinkam

1:50 PM
(298e) Cellular Trafficking of Dextran Functionalized Silica Nanoparticles for Effective siRNA Delivery
Amanda P. Malefyt, Georgina Comiskey, Elizabeth Hinds, Stephen Lindeman, Gregory L. Baker, Christina Chan and S. Patrick Walton