BIOTTuesday, August 18, 2009

8:30 AM-11:30 AM Ronald Reagan Bldg. -- Atrium Ballroom A, Oral
Biotechnological Solutions to Global Security: Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering for Advancing Regenerative Medicines
Organizers:Szu-Wen Wang
Sarah C. Heilshorn
8:30 AMTailoring biomaterial niches for tissue regeneration
Kristi S. Anseth
9:10 AMBiodegradable polymeric crosslinker: Independent control of mechanics and degradation
Chaenyung Cha, Hyun Joon Kong
9:30 AMTinkering with nature's tissue scaffold: Study and application of affinity interaction between collagen and collagen mimetic peptide
Michael S Yu
9:50 AMIntermission
10:10 AMMicroenvironment dimensionality modulates neuronal signaling
Jennie B. Leach
10:30 AMMultilayer functionalized agarose hydrogel scaffolds for sustained protein release to promote nerve regeneration
Sumit Mehrotra, Dan Lynam, Mark Tuszynski, Ilsoon Lee, Jeff Sakamoto, Christina Chan
10:50 AMHuman mesenchymal stem cells in macroporous cyclic acetal hydrogels for craniofacial bone regeneration
Martha W. Betz, William J. Richbourgh, John F. Caccamese, Domenick P. Coletti, John P. Fisher
11:10 AM“Epoxy-like” physical hydrogels for stem cell transplantation
Cheryl TS. Wong Po Foo, Sarah C. Heilshorn

Symposium Grid -- Division of Biochemical Technology -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Chemistry and Global Security -- Session Listing

The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009