HISTSunday, 10 September 2006

9:00 AM-12:00 PM San Francisco Marriott -- Pacific Room H, Oral
Health Materials and Techniques: Research and Development over the Past 25 Years: Investment in Basic Research Leading to Benefits for Society
Organizer:Mary Virginia Orna
9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks. M. V. Orna
9:10 AMWelcome from the President. E. A. Nalley
9:20 AMHistory of the in vitro diagnostic industry
Helen M. Free, Rosanne M. Savol
9:50 AMMedical applications of stimuli-responsive polymers
Anna Gutowska
10:20 AMIntermission
10:30 AMNanofiber technology for health: Challenges and opportunities
Benjamin Chu, Benjamin S. Hsiao
11:00 AMNanofibrous materials for biomedical and environmental applications
Benjamin S. Hsiao, Benjamin Chu
11:30 AMBiofunctional biomaterials
Jennifer L. West

Symposium Grid -- Division of the History of Chemistry -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Biotech -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Safety/Health/Environment -- Session Listing

The 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006