TechConnect World 2020
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Nanotech 2020
 

Biomaterials

Biomaterials

Submit your Poster Abstract - due April 10

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Symposium Chair

Jeannine M. CoburnJeannine M. Coburn
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Key Speakers

Donny Hanjaya-PutraSynthetic Biomaterials to Control Stem Cell Morphogenesis
Donny Hanjaya-Putra
Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Notre Dame

Katharina MaiselExamining and exploiting lymphatic vessels for drug delivery at mucosal surfaces
Katharina Maisel
Assistant Professor, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland

Ryan RoederEngineering nanoparticle probes for detecting disease and monitoring therapy with computed tomography
Ryan Roeder
Professor, University of Notre Dame; Founder, Spinesmith LLC

Julia Rashba-StepParticle-based drug delivery systems: role of pharmaceutical development
Julia Rashba-Step
VP Research and Development, Phosphorex

Biomaterials, natural or synthetic materials that interact with biological systems to repair or treat natural body tissues, are designed with the most complex performance requirements and the strictest regulations. These challenges, and the opportunities offered by a worldwide market, drive innovation at industrial, academic and government laboratories around the world. The 10th Annual TechConnect World Biomaterials Symposium will highlight some of the most exciting research and development and focus on industrially relevant new materials. Please submit an abstract and share your research innovation at this dynamic event.

 
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Symposium Sessions

Monday June 29

10:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
1:30Biomaterials

Tuesday June 30

8:30Biotech & Medicine Keynotes
4:00Nanomedicine - Posters
4:00Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery - Posters

Wednesday July 1

10:30Bioadhesives & Biocoatings
4:00Bio-based Materials & Biofuels - Posters
4:00Biomaterials - Posters

Symposium Program

Monday June 29

10:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
Session chair: Puneet Tyagi, AstraZeneca, Jeannine M. Coburn, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Particle-based drug delivery systems:role of pharmaceutical development
J. Rashba-Step, Phosphorex, Inc., US
Delivery of mRNA vaccines by lipid nanoparticles
K. Hassett, Moderna Therapeutics, US
Examining and exploiting lymphatic vessels for drug delivery at mucosal surfaces
K. Maisel, University of Maryland, US
TBA
M. Dobrovolskaia, National Cancer Institute, US
Pearl Bio - Templated Biomaterials for Half-Life Extension and Therapeutic Functionalization
N. Ma, Yale University, US
1:30Biomaterials
Session chair: Jeannine M. Coburn, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, US
Engineering nanoparticle probes for detecting disease and monitoring therapy with computed tomography
R.K. Roeder, T.E. Curtis, C.J. Evans, T.A. Finamore, L. Li, T.L. McGinnity, P.D. Nallathamby, University of Notre Dame, US
Synthetic Biomaterials to Control Stem Cell Morphogenesis
D. Hanjaya-Putra, University of Notre Dame, US
Electrospun Nanofibers for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Effect of Draw Ratio on Enzymatic Degradation Rate
D. Brennan, J. Posselt, E. Wagner, V. Beachley, Rowan University, US
3D-Bioprinted Photocurable Natural Hydrogel for Cartilage Regeneration
H. Zhu, G. Guangdong, H.H. Chen, SinoBioPrint (Shanghai)Biotech Ltd., CN
DNA nanofabrication overview: Opportunities and challenges for industrial implementation
J.M. Majikes, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
Broad Spectrum Antivenom
Y. Xu, B. Brooks, Z. Zhou, C. Tison, Luna Innovations Inc, US
Rapid Endotoxin Detection and Removal Technologies to Overcome Low Endotoxin Recovery
J. Yeng, J.J. Ston, D. Barua, S. Barua, S. Barua, Missouri University of Science and Technology, US

Tuesday June 30

8:30Biotech & Medicine Keynotes
Artery-on-a-chip for pressure myography
A.M. Clyne, University of Maryland, US
Janus Base Nanopieces for RNA and Small Molecule Drug Delivery
Y. Chen, University of Connecticut, US
Preventing Global Pandemics with Gene Therapy Approaches
L. Santos, AstraZeneca, US
CRISPR Powered Transistors: Harnessing Biology as Technology
K. Aran, Keck Graduate Institute, US
4:00Nanomedicine - Posters
Recent Advances in Cancer Stem Cell-Targeted Immunotherapy.
S.Y. Yoo, Pusan National University, KR
Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Nanocomposites for Pulmonary Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
S.Y. Yoo, Pusan National University, KR
A Cancer-Favoring, Engineered Vaccinia Virus for Cholangiocarcinoma.
S.Y. Yoo, Pusan National University, KR
Lysozyme enriched tyrosine surface protected gold nanoparticles: Potent antimicrobials against multi-drug resistant bacteria
A. Umapathi, H.K. Daima, Amity University Rajasthan, IN
Isonicotinylhydrazide on epigallocatechin gallate-protected gold nanoparticles: Toxicity management and stability enhancement
A. Umapathi, H.K. Daima, Amity University Rajasthan, IN
Will Nanocarbon Onion-Like Fullerenes (NOLFs) Play a Decisive Role in the Future of Molecular Medicine? NOLF 4: An Alternate View of Fullerene Material’s Antioxidant Activity.
D.J. Bourassa, Einstein Medical Institute, University of Science, Arts, and Technology, US
Exploring Bacterial Interactions of Expanded-PTFE in the Presence of PVP-coated Silver Nanoparticles, Peptides p753 and p359 in 2D and 3D models
M. Finkle, P.M. Navarro, K. Vig, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, US
Plants Extract Induced Synthesis of some Metals Nanoparticles and Their Performance as Antimicrobial Agents
O.P. Yadav, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, IN
Homodimeric SPECT Scintigraphy Radioligand for Imaging Traumatic Brain Injury Induced Amyloid Plaques
G. Mann, A. Kaul, M. Thirumal, A.K. Mishra, A. Datta, University of Delhi, IN
Antimicrobial Alginate Scaffold Model Development against Staphylococcus aureus
P. Melendez Navarro, M. Finkle, S.U. Ahmed, K. Vig, Alabama State University, US
Investigation of the antibacterial effects of silver nanolayers on the hard contact lenses coating after a two-year period
K. Koev, N. Donkov, H. Naidenski, T. Nurgaliev, L. Avramov, Institute of Electronics “Acad. Emil Djakov”, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BG
Enteric Capsules Filled with Everolimus Nanocomposites to Treat Colorectal Cancer
V. Palanirajan, M. Abdelmahmoud, A. Maki, S-C Cheah, UCSI University, MY
Study of therapeutic targeting of Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha(TNF-α) in Lymphocytes and Macrophages by using nanoparticles for limiting Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)*
R. Shabbir, A. Raza, A. Liaquat, S. Shah, M. Hamza, M. Fayyaz, Z. Hussain, N.M. Butt, Preston University Kohat,, PK
4:00Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery - Posters
Synthesis of Target Responsive Nanoparticles with Theranostic Properties
G. Mann, A. Kaul, M. Thirumal, A.K. Mishra, A. Datta, University of Delhi, IN
Drug nano-conjugates with 2D-carbonic materials shows anti-proliferation response with human hepatic carcinoma cells
V. Agrawal, M. Dhayal, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi, IN
Layer-by-Layer Nano-delivery Platform for Malaria Vaccine
Y. Xu, B. Brooks, Z. Zhou, M. Tsuji, X. Kong, C. Tison, LUNA Innovations Inc., US

Wednesday July 1

10:30Bioadhesives & Biocoatings
Session chair: Jeannine M. Coburn, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, US
Antibacterial titanium dioxide coatings for joint prosthesis
A. D’Agostino, P. Tarsini, G. Candiani, R. Chiesa, L. De Nardo, Polytechnic University of Milan, IT
Chemically Defined and Tailorable Synthetic Materials for Human Cell Manufacturing
J.D. Krutty, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
Doped zirconia mesoporous coatings for biomedical applications
A. D’Agostino, F. Tana, S. Cometa, E. De Giglio, A. Cochis, L. Rimondini, R. Chiesa, L. De Nardo, Polytechnic University of Milan, IT
Tissue Adhesive Tape for Instant Surgical-Strength Sealing of Wet Tissues
H. Yuk, C.S. Nabzdyk, X. Zhao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
Bioionic Liquid Conjugation as Universal Approach To Engineer Hemostatic Bioadhesives
V. Krishnadoss, B. Kanjilal, T. Hannah, A. Masoumi, J. Leijten, I. Noshadi, Rowan University, US
Utilizing Plasma Technology to Improve Cellular Adhesion and Antimicrobial Properties of Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles
V. Hembrick-Holloman, V.K. Rangari, T. Samuel, S. Jeelani, Tuskegee University, US
4:00Bio-based Materials & Biofuels - Posters
Waste-Powered Microgrid for Enhanced Energy Security of Critical Base Infrastructure
D. Robau, National Energy USA, US
Comprehensive Characterization of Bio-Crude Oil from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Kitchen Waste
H. Bayat, M. Dehghanizadeh, J.M. Jarvis, C.E. Brewer, U. Jena, New Mexico State University, US
HTL Derived Biochar for Supercapacitor Electrodes
V. Amar, B.K. Maddipudi, K. Shell, J. Houck, A. Thakkar, R.B. Gupta, S. Kumar, R. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
4:00Biomaterials - Posters
Bioinpired virus nanofiber for soft tissue engineering
S.Y. Yoo, Pusan National University, KR
Nanoparticles of hydroxide and magnesium oxide: formation of PLGA nanocomposite and possible biomedical application
G.J. Colmenares Roldán, M. Londoño, S. Mesa, F. Jaramillo, I.C. Ortiz, L.M. Hoyos Palacio, Funadación Universirtaria CEIPA/Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, CO
Microwave-assisted synthesis of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles (HA) for production of bioabsorbable nanocomposites of PLGA-HA
G.J. Colmenares Roldán, I.C. Ortiz, L.M. Hoyos Palacio, Funadación Universirtaria CEIPA/Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, CO
Physicochemical characterization of collagen films integrating PLGA nanocapsules, fabricated via electrospinning
L.M. Agudelo Gómez, J.A. Carlos Cornelio, L.M. Hoyos Palacio, G.J. Colmenares Roldán, Funadación Universirtaria CEIPA/Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, CO
Electrode Modifications Using Surfactant/Myoglobin Films for Electrocatalysis of Bisulfite Reduction
A. Mohamed, Beni-Suef University, EG
Potentiometric Investigation on Complexation Equiibria and Stabilities of Divalent Metal Ion Complexes of L-Cysteine and Glycine in Aqueous Solutions
A.M. Radalla, Beni-Suef University, EG
Ternary Complex Systems of The Divalent Metal Ions, Ca(II) and Zn(II), with L-Cysteine and Diphenylamine as Ligands in Aqueous Media
A. Mohamed, Beni-Suef University, EG

Topics & Application Areas

  • Novel Biomaterials
  • Bioprinting
  • Biomimetic, Bioderived & Bioinspired Materials
  • Biocompatibility, Wound Healing & Regeneration
  • Applied Biomaterials: Drug/Gene Delivery
  • Applied Biomaterials: Implantable Devices
  • Data and Informatics for Biomaterials
  • AI for Biomaterials and Drug Design
  • Characterization & Imaging for Health Care/Biomedical Materials
  • Other
 
 
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