Monday, 23 May 2005: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM

Room 205 (Science & Engineering Resource Center)

Biomaterials and Polymers (BIOM)

Nanoparticles, Microparticles and Vesicles

Organizer:Kathryn E. Uhrich
Presider:Dennis E. Discher
8:30 AM Stealth Polymeric Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Devices
Emmanuel O. Akala, Oluyomi Okunola, Gaofeng Pan
9:00 AM Encapsulation of Drug Nanoparticles in Self-Assembled Macromolecular Nanoshells
Michael Pishko, Alisar Zahr, Cheryl Rumbarger
9:30 AM Polymersomes & related Nanotransforming Carriers for Drug Delivery
Dennis Discher
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM In Vivo and In Vitro Elution of NSAID and Drugs from Self-Delivering PolyNSAIDs Microspheres
Yun H. Choe, Zheng Wang, Bryant J. Pudil, Michael B. Hicks, Suseela Kanamathareddy, Stephen Goodrich, Alan Letton
10:45 AM Degradable Polymersomes Foster Endosomal Release and Delivery of Cytotoxic Drugs to Cancer Cells
fariyal Ahmed, Goundla Srinivas, Michael L. Klein, Dennis Discher
11:00 AM Formation of Polymersomes by Microfluidics
M. Erhan Yildiz, Elise Lorenceau, Andrew S. Utada, David A. Weitz, Robert K. Prud'homme, Douglas H. Adamson
11:15 AM Degradable Polymeric Worm Micelles for Drug Delivery
Yan Geng, Larry Romsted, Dennis Discher
11:30 AM Multifunctional Non-Viral Condensing Agent for Gene Delivery
Alex M. Chen, Latha M. Santhakumaran, Sandhya K. Nair, Thresia Thomas, T. J. Thomas, Huixin He
11:45 AM Synthesis and Characterization of Collagen Mimetic Peptide Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles
Xiao Mo, Yoojin An, Allen Y. Wang, Michael S. Yu

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