Microtech 2010 Nanotech 2010

Bio Analytical Instrumentation

Bio Sensors & Diagnostics

Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 22

10:30 Bio Sensors: Assays & Applications
1:00 TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & Medical
1:30 Bio Sensors: Detection Technologies
1:30 Nano Electronics II
2:15 TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & Medical
3:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering
3:30 US-Korea TechConnect
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Nanotech in Health Sciences Keynotes
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
1:30 Nanoparticles in Bio Imaging Technologies
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
 Bio Analytical Instrumentation
6:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd Floor

Thursday June 24

8:30 Keynotes: Transformational Nanotech
10:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd Floor
10:30 Bio Sensors: Assays & Applications
1:30 TechConnect Ventures: Biotech & Pharma
1:30 Bio Sensors: Detection Technologies
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 22

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10:30Bio Sensors: Assays & ApplicationsRoom 201 D
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
10:30Bio Sensors Overview (invited presentation)
S. Iyer, Los Alamo National Lab, US
11:00Towards an asynchronous magnetic bead rotation method for immunological assays
A. Hecht, P. Kinnunen, B. McNaughton, R. Kopelman, University of Michigan, US
11:20Label-Free, Electrical Detection of the SARS Virus N-Protein with Nanowire Biosensors Utilizing Antibody Mimics as Capture Probes
H.K. Chang, F. Ishikawa, P.C. Chiang, C. Zhou, University of Southern California, US
11:40Diamond MEMS biosensors for real-time sensing of water-based chemical/biological pathogens
D. Hickey, Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., US
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1:00TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & MedicalRoom 207 B
Session chair: Yael Weiss, Merck, US
1:00Arbitrary Arrays of Nanoparticles by Guided Self-assembly
K. Elcess, Brookhaven Science Associates, US
1:10RAFT polymerisation for drug delivery and biomedical applications
M. Fisher, CSIRO, AU
1:20Device and method for non-invasive measurement of vascular properties
B. Martin, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne / Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, CH
1:30A novel method for non-invasive imaging of lymph node lymphangiogenesis in cancer prognostics
M. Kraak, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
1:40Nanoparticles that facilitate imaging of biological tissue and methods of forming the same
R. Sharma, Florida State University, US
1:50Imaging Molecules and cells
R. Sharma, Florida State University and TCC, US
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1:30Bio Sensors: Detection TechnologiesRoom 201 D
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
1:30Liquid Phase Measurement Techniques for Bio Applications
H. Metras, CEA/LETI, FR
1:55Nanopore/electrode structures for single molecule biosensing
T. Albrecht, Imperial College London, UK
2:15Label-free, Fluorescenece Detection of DNA Nanoparticle Scaffolds
A.J. Kell, S. Tan, I. Charlebois, M. Boissinot, M. LeClerc, B. Simard, National Research Council, CA
2:35Nanoparticle-coated nanosprings for diagnostic applications using SERS based detection
V.V.R. Sai, University of Idaho, US
2:55Diamond-based Biosensors with an Impedimetric and Label-free Read-out
V. Vermeeren, N. Bijnens, L. Grieten, S. Wenmackers, N. Vanden Bon, K. Haenen, P. Wagner, L. Michiels, Hasselt University, BE
3:15SiCN nanomechanical resonators for array-based biosensor applications
C. Guthy, A. Singh, J. Tanha, S. Evoy, University of Alberta, CA
3:35Anthrax Biosensor based on Protective Antigen Ion Channel
A. Michelman-Ribeiro, V. Silin, J. Robertson, S. Kreuger, J. Reiner, J. Kasianowicz, NIST, US
3:55Analysis of an Optofluidic Biochemical Sensor
E.P. Furlani, R. Biswas, N.M. Litchinitser, University at Buffalo, US
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1:30Nano Electronics IIRoom 210 A
Session chair: Frank Register, University of Texas, US
1:30Wafer-Scale Fabrication of Separated Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Transistors for Display Applications and Transparent Electronics
C. Wang, J. Zhang, C. Zhou, University of Southern California, US
1:50Backside Nanoscale Texturing to Improve IR Response of Silicon Photodetectors
L. Forbes, M.Y. Louie, Oregon State University, US
2:10Control of Conducting Path in Resistive Memory Utilizing Ferritin Protein with Metal Nano Dot
M. Uenuma, B. Zheng, K. Kawano, M. Horita, S. Yoshii, I. Yamashita, Y. Uraoka, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, JP
2:30Stable Light Emiting Electrochemical Cells Based in Supramolecular Interactions
R.D. Costa, M. Lenes, E. Ortí, H.J. Bolink, S. Graber, E.C. Constable, University of Valencia, ES
2:50Optical properties of silicon nanoparticles: Influence of etching, surface oxidation and surface functionalization
A. Gupta, S. Kluge, C. Schulz, H. Wiggers, Universität Duisburg-Essen, DE
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2:15TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & MedicalRoom 207 B
Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharmaceuticals, US
2:15New metal-organic system for encapsulation and delivery of compounds of interest
J. Reverter, INSTITUT CATALA DE NANOTECNOLOGIA, ES
2:25Heart Attack and Stroke Vibrator
R. Patterson, Simon Fraser University, CA
2:35Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Atherosclerotic Plaque Detection
F. Caporale, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
2:45Caries Map – Imaging device for the early detection of dental decay
E. Crawford, University of Manchester Intellectual Property, UK
2:55Rapid, Very High Sensitivity, Cost-Effective Multi-plexing GMR Sensor for Diagnosing Hospital Superbug Infections at Point-of-Care
J. Hofmeister, University of Minnesota, US
3:05PEGylated Fibrin-based Biomatrix
J. Hofmeister, University of Minnesota, US
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3:30TechConnect Corporate PartneringRoom 207 D
Session chair: Marjan Kraak, ETH Zurich, CH
3:30P&G TechConnect Partnering
S. Meller, Procter & Gamble, US
3:50Medtronic TechConnect Partnering
G. Muramoto, Medtronic, US
4:10Merck TechConnect Partnering
Y. Weiss, Merck, US
4:30GE Healthcare TechConnect Partnering
J. DeForrest, GE Healthcare, US
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3:30US-Korea TechConnectRoom 206 A
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall

Wednesday June 23

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8:30Nanotech in Health Sciences KeynotesBallroom A
Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
8:30Cancer Nanotechnology: Prospect for a New Class of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Solutions (keynote presentation)
L. Nagahara, National Cancer Institute, NIH, US
9:00Nanotechnology for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases (keynote presentation)
D. Buxton, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, US
9:30Nanotechnology for Biomedical Imaging, Bioengineering and Regenerative Medicine (keynote presentation)
R. Hunziker, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, US
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10:00Networking Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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1:30Nanoparticles in Bio Imaging TechnologiesRoom 201 C
Session chair: Manuel Perez, University of Central Florida, US
1:30Introduction to Nanoparticles in Bio Imaging (invited presentation)
M. Perez, University of Central Florida, US
1:55Targeted Magnetic resonance imaging of tumors with Gd-Conjugated Dendrimer Nanoclusters (invited presentation)
Z. Cheng, D.L.J. Thorek, A. Tsourkas, University of Pennsylvania, US
2:15Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Imaging and Therapeutics (invited presentation)
X. Gao, University of Washington, US
2:35MR-related Nanotechnologies (invited presentation)
J. Grimm, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, US
2:55Picomolar Sensitivity MRI and photoacoustic imaging of cobalt nanoparticles (invited presentation)
L-S. Bouchard, M. Sabieh Anwar, G.L. Liu, X. Wang, F.F. Chen, University of California, Los Angeles, US
3:15Molecular and Nanotechnology Imaging in Cancer Biology and Therapeutics
J. Zweit, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
3:35Copper 64-Cu nanoparticles in multimodal imaging of carotid artery disease
R. Sharma, A. Sharma, Florida State University, US
3:55Synchrotron radiation microtomography for the ex-vivo and in-vivo evaluation of nanoparticle-labeled stem cell homing in muscular tissue
F. Fiori, A. Farini, A. Giuliani, A. Manescu, C. Villa, Y. Torrente, Polytechnic University of Marche, IT
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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Bio Analytical InstrumentationExpo Hall
-Hollow-fiber flow field-flow fractionation: a novel pre-MS method for proteomics
D. Rambaldi, A. Zattoni, P. Reschiglian, C. Johann, University of Bologna, IT
-Analysis and characterization of multifunctional oligothiophene-silica hybrid nanomaterials by AF4-MALS-Fl
D.C. Rambaldi, A. Zattoni, P. Reschiglian, M. Melucci, M. Zambianchi, G. Barbarella, S. Bonacchi, M. Montalti, E. Rampazzo, University of Bologna, IT
-A Novel Microscale Coulter Counter for Cell Monitoring and Detection
Y. Wu, J. Critser, M. Almasri, University of Missouri, US
-A tag-less method for the direct isolation of HUVEC (human umbilical vein endothelial cells) by gravitational field-flow fractionation as a starting point for gene expression analysis
D. Lattuada, B. Roda, C. Pignatari, R. Magni, A. Cattaneo, G. Bolis, P. Reschiglian, University of Bologna, IT
-A novel stem cell tag-less sorting method
B. Roda, G. Lanzoni, F. Alviano, A. Zattoni, R. Costa, A. Di Carlo, C. Marchionni, M. Franchina, F. Ricci, P. Tazzari, P. Pagliaro, S.Z. Scalinci, L. Bonsi, P. Reschiglian, G.P. Bagnara, University of Bologna, IT
-Simplified Quantitation of Proteins at A280 using a Low Cost, One Millimeter Matched Pathlength Plastic Cuvette
L.M. Levine, J. McDowell, N.T. Wong, J. Beebe, J. Horne, P. Schultz, ALine, Inc., US
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6:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC

Thursday June 24

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8:30Keynotes: Transformational NanotechRoom 303 CD
Session chair: Clayton Teague, NNCO, US
8:30Nanotechnology: Path Toward Commercialization at GE
M. Butts, General Electric, US
9:00Getting the Memristor to Market
S. Williams, Hewlett Packard, US
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10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
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10:30Bio Sensors: Assays & ApplicationsRoom 201 B
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
10:30Rapid Detection of Oral Cancer: Electrophysiological Characterization by Dielectrophoresis technology
H.J. Mulhall, R. Abdallat, X. Liang, S. Fedele, M.P. Lewis, S. Porter, D.E. Costea, A.C. Johannessen, M.P. Hughes, O. Tsinkalovsky, F.H. Labeed, University of Surrey, UK
10:50Microfluidic Devices for Rapid Separation and Sensing of Cells
S. Bose, C-H. Lee, J.M. Karp, R. Karnik, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
11:10DNA Extraction, Purification and Quantification Using Micromachined Microfluidic Chip
S.M. Azimi, G. Nixon, J. Ahern, W. Balachandran, BRUNEL UNIVERSITY, UK
11:30Multiplexed protein detection using antibody-conjugated microbead arrays assembled on a microfabricated electrophoretic device
K.D. Barbee, A.P. Hsiao, E.E. Roller, X. Huang, University of California San Diego, US
11:50A flow-assisted point-of-care testing device based on gravitational field-flow fractionation for analysis on biological fluids
M. Mirasoli, L. Cevenini, S. Casolari, B. Roda, A. Di Carlo, P. Reschiglian, A. Roda, University of Bologna, IT
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1:30TechConnect Ventures: Biotech & PharmaRoom 207 B
Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharmaceuticals, US
1:30Adjuvance Technologies, Inc
J. Gardner, Adjuvance Technologies, Inc., US
1:40FluimediX
T. Ussing, FluimediX, DK
1:50MITI Systems
B. Sul, MITI systems, KR
2:00BioMers Pte Ltd
M. Fathianathan, BioMers Pte Ltd, SG
2:10Curapel Ltd
S. France, University of Manchester/ Curapel Ltd, UK
2:20NanGenex Inc
G. Heltovics, NanGenex Inc., HU
2:30Bilcare Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd
A. Burden, Bilcare Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd, SG
2:40Diomics Corporation
J. Morhet, Diomics Corporation, US
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1:30Bio Sensors: Detection TechnologiesRoom 201 B
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
1:30Magnetic Nanotag-based Immunoassay for Multiplex Mycotoxin Detection
A.C. Mak, S. Osterfeld, H. Yu, S. Wang, R.W. Davis, O.A. Jejelowo, N. Pourmand, Stanford University, US
1:50Magnetic lab-on-a-chip devices for multiplexed diagnostics
T. Mitrelias, K. Vyas, B. Hong, J.R. Jeong, J.J. Palfreyman, T. Trypiniotis, T.J. Hayward, P.A. Robertson, J. Cooper, C.H.W. Barnes, University of Cambridge, UK
2:10Integrated lab-on-a-chip Influenza diagnostic designed for low cost manufacturing
A.F. Sauer-Budge, P.L. Mirer, A. Chatterjee, C.M. Klapperich, A. Sharon, Fraunhofer USA, US
2:30A comparative study on sensitivity for biomolecular detection between gold nanoparticles coated and uncoated gold thin film using spectroscopic ellipsometry
R.S. Moirangthem, Y.-C. Chang, S.-H. Hsu, P.-K. Wei, Research Center for Applied Sciences, TW
2:50Gene Expression Profiling Using Atomic Force Microscopy
C. Hsueh, J. Reed, J.K. Gimzewski, Univeristy of California, Los Angeles, US
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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor

Topics & Application Areas

  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Fluidics & Separation Instrumentation
  • Assays & Diagnostic Instrumentation
  • Arrray Technology
  • Bio Surface Characterization Instrumentation
  • Cell & Particle Sizing Instrumentation
  • Imaging Instrumentation
  • Microscopy Instrumentation
  • Other

Journal Submissions

Nanomedicine Journal

Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine (Nanomedicine)

Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine (Nanomedicine) is a newly established, international, peer-reviewed journal published quarterly. Nanomedicine publishes basic, clinical, and engineering research in the innovative field of nanomedicine. Article categories include basic nanomedicine, diagnostic nanomedicine, experimental nanomedicine, clinical nanomedicine, and engineering nanomedicine, pharmacological nanomedicine.

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Experimental Nanoscience

Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. The journal provides a showcase for advances in the experimental sciences underlying nanotechnology and nanomaterials.

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Matthew Laudon
Nano Science and Technology Institute

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