Nanomaterials (SIG) – RAPID FIRE

Timeslot: Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 2:45pm to 3:45pm
Room: Kent A-C, 4th Floor


The nanoscience and nanotechnology of biomaterials involves the unique science and technology present in biomaterials at the nanoscale and their related biological effects. Such nanobiomaterials present the creation of new and better biomaterials and devices, diagnostics and therapeutics for biomedical applications.


Abstracts will be available for download on April 27, 2022.

  • 2:45:00 PM 97. Structural Assessment of Polymer-En- zyme Complex Nanoparticle Stability, Sanjeeva Murthy, PhD*, Rahul Upadhya, Shashank Kosuri, Matthew Tamasi, Adam Gormley, Rutgers University, Piscatawy, NJ, USA

  • 2:50:00 PM 98. Sequestering Inflammatory Signals with Scavenger Nanoparticles, Giancarlo Tejeda*, Grad Student, Courtney Dumont, Professor, University of Miami, MIami, FL, USA

  • 2:55:00 PM 99. Biological Hydroxy- apatite Structure Determination by Electron Crystallog- raphy Techniques, Abdulelah Alrebaish(1,2)*, Otto Wilson Jr, PhD(1); (1)Catholic University, Washington, DC, USA, (2)King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • 3:00:00 PM 100. Thermo-responsive polymer micelles for high concentration volume-restricted tis- sue administration, Kyle Fergie, BS(1)*, David Wilson, PhD(1), Lucie Kracíková, BS(2), Ladislav Androvič, BS(2), Ellen Wang, BS(1), Richard Laga, PhD(2), Geoffrey Lynn, PhD(1); (1)Avidea Technolo- gies Inc., Baltimore, MD, USA, (2)Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Czech Academy of Scienc- es, Prague, Czech Republic

  • 3:05:00 PM 101. Temperature-de- pendent changes to fibrillization of co-assembling synthetic peptides, Ryan Clark*, Renjie Liu, Benjamin Keselowsky, PhD, Gregory Hudalla, PhD, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

  • 3:15:00 PM 102. A Novel Nanoparticle Delivery Vehicle for Transfection of microRNA-122 in Rat Articular Chondrocytes, Anne Skelton(1)*, David Cohen, MD(1), Christian DeMoya(2), Mark Grinstaff, PhD(2), Zvi Schwartz, DMD, PhD(1,3), Barbara Boyan, PhD(1,4); (1)Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA, (2)Boston University, Boston, MA, USA, (3)University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA, (4)Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA

  • 3:20:00 PM 103. Scalable Fabrication of Dendrimer/ Plasmid DNA Nanocomplexes, Joseph Johnston*, Da Huang, Jawahar Khetan, Hu Yang, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO, USA

  • 3:25:00 PM 104. Synthesis and Characterization of Polymeric Nanoparticles for the Delivery of Proteins for Vascular Applications, Jordyn Wyse(1)*, Marisa Esparza(1), Aiyanna Doss(1), Dimitrios Miserlis(2), Panagiotis Koutakis(3), Marissa Wechsler(1); (1)University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA, (2)The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA, (3)Baylor University, Waco, TX, USA

  • 3:30:00 PM 105. High-Throughput Screening of Polymer Libraries for Cryoprotection of LDH, Travis Meyer, Ph.D.*, Matthew Tamasi, Adam Gormley, Ph.D., Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA

  • 3:35:00 PM 106. Star-like nanoparticles as a magneto-me- chanical actuator for cancer therapy, John Cooper, III*, Robby Moller, Juan Beltran-Huarac, PhD, East Carolina Univer- sity, Greenville, NC, USA