Bio Nanotech 2010 Nanotech 2010

Nano Medical Sciences

Nano Medicine

Symposium Chair

K. Kostarelos
K. Kostarelos
Professor and Chair, Nanomedicine
Nanomedicine Lab

Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 22

10:30 Phage Nanotechnology
10:30 Cancer Nanotech
1:00 TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & Medical
1:30 Phage Nanotechnology
1:30 Nano Medical Sciences
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)
 Nano Medical Sciences

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Nanotech in Health Sciences Keynotes
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
10:30 Cancer Nanotechnology
10:30 Nanotechnology for Neurology
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
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 Nano Materials: Modeling and Simulation Approaches
10:30 Cancer Nanotechnologies
10:30 Targeted Drug and Gene Delivery
1:30 TechConnect Ventures: Biotech & Pharma
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 22

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10:30Phage NanotechnologyRoom 201 A
Session chair: Valery Petrenko, Auburn University, US
10:30Phage Nanobiotechnology: Establishment and Evolution of the Concept (invited presentation)
V. Petrenko, Auburn University, US
11:00Bacteriophage-based nanoprobe targeting pancreatic cancer in transgenic mouse model
J. Feng, S. Thomas, E. Allen, A.K. Iyer, D. Hanahan, K. Kelly, H.F. VanBrocklin, J. He, University of California San Francisco, US
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10:30Cancer NanotechRoom 201 B
Session chair: Belén Martínez López, Perteneciente a la Universidad Panamericana
10:30Novel internalizing immunoliposome targeting epithelioid and sarcomatoid subtypes of mesothelioma cancer cells
A.K. Iyer, X. Zhu, J. Feng, X. Lan, Y. Su, Y. Liu, C.V. Broaddus, H.F. VanBrocklin, B. Liu, J. He, University of California San Francisco, US
10:50Targeting tumor associated macrophages using clodronate-loaded PLGA nanoparticles
G. Sharma, P. Karmali, M. Ramirez, Hui Xie, E. Ruoslahti, J. Smith, Burnham Institute for Medical Research, US
11:10Doxorubicin-loaded and Antibody-Conjugated Liposome-QD Hybrid Vesicles for Targeted Cancer Therapy and Imaging
B.W. Tian, W.T. Al-Jamal, M. Stuartb, K. Kostarelos, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, UK
11:30Polypeptide-based degradable plasmonic nanomatrices for combined photothermal ablation and chemotherapy of cancer cells
H-C Huang, Y. Yang, P. Koria, K. Rege, Arizona State University, US
11:50Nanomaterials Employed in Effective Tumor Treatment
X-J. Liang, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China, CN
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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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1:30Phage NanotechnologyRoom 201 A
Session chair: Valery Petrenko, Auburn University, US
1:30Bacteriophage tail-spike proteins as probes for specific Salmonella detection
A. Singh, J. Tanha, C. Szymanski, S. Evoy, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
1:55Chromatographic Purification of Bacteriophages for Improved Surface Capture of Bacteria - Towards a General Approach
R. Naidoo, A. Singh, N. Glass, S. Arya, S. Evoy, National Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Alberta, CA
2:20Selection of new breast cancer cell-targeting peptides from landscape phage library
G. Abbineni, S. Modali, B. Safiejko-Mroczka, V.A. Petrenko, C. Mao, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, US
3:00Multi-functional phage controlling biochemical, physical and mechanical cues by using genetically engineered M13 with biotin-like motif
S.Y. Yoo, W-J Chung, S-W Lee, S.Y. Yoo, University of California, Berkeley, US
3:25Bacteriophages and cryogels: A new efficient tool in Bioseparation
W. Noppe, I.Y. Galaev, B. Mattiasson, H. Deckmyn, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Campus Kortrijk, BE
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1:30Nano Medical SciencesRoom 201 B
Session chair: Mike Masquelier, Redspan, US
1:30Qdot® nanocrystals in intracellular flow: ZAP-70, KI-67 and five-colors fluorophores panel
I. Sotnikov, S. Jaron, M. Konopleva, S. O’Brien, M. Andreeff, J. Hildebrant, J. Manis, J. Brown, I. Vorobjev, N. Barteneva, IMMUNE DISEASE INSTITUTE, HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL, US
1:50Gold Nanocrystal Therapeutics for the Treatment of Multidrug Resistant Pathogens
R. Kudgus, D. Feldheim, C. Melander, North Carolina State University, US
2:10Multi-Modal Superparamagnetic Nanoprobe: Harnessing Magnetic, Nuclear, and Optical Power for Diagnostic Imaging Applications
A. Bumb, C.A.S. Regino, M. Bernardo, P.J. Dobson, P. Choyke, M.W. Brechbiel, National Cancer Institute, US
2:30Plasmonic Nanobubbles: tunable and transient probes for cancer diagnosis, therapy and theranostics
E. Lukianova-Hleb, R. Drezek, J. Hafner, D. Lapotko, Rice University, US
2:50Creation of Protein Nanoarrays using Dip-Pen Nanolithography
D.G. Thompson, E. McKenna, A. Pitt, D. Graham, University of Strathclyde, UK
3:103D-RISM-KH approach for biomolecular modeling at nanoscale: Thermodynamics of fibril formation and beyond
N. Blinov, L. Dorosh, D. Wishart, A. Kovalenko, University of Alberta/National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
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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
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
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Nano Medical SciencesExpo Hall
-Reliability in Nano-Engineering: Nuclear Spin of Magnesium-25 as Reliability Factor in Molecular and Biomolecular Nanoreactors
V.K. Koltover, Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, RU
-Nanoscale structure and property changes in collagen fibrils on the extracorporeal shockwave therapy applications of the rat Achilles tendon injury
S. Choi, G.-J. Lee, J. Chon, S.-J. Chae, S.-D. Yoo, J.-H. Park, K.-S. Kim, H.-K. Park, Kyung Hee University, KR
-Traceability of Polyethylcyanoacrylate nanoparticles through the Startum Corneum
R. Diaz Torres, National University of Mexico, MX
-Electrochemical Mechanics of Nanometer-Scaled Structural Layers of Bacterial Spores
S.V. Kazakov, Pace University, US
-Bioluminescent quantum dots induced photodynamic therapy in vitro
C.Y. Hsu, P.S. Lai, J.H. Rao, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Neuroprotective effects of cerium oxide nanoparticles in an in-vitro mouse hippocampal brain slice model of ischemia
A.Y. Estevez, P. Chatani, A. Lynch, J.C. Leiter, E.S. Andreescu, J.S. Erlichman, St. Lawrence University, US
-Enhanced fluorescence imaging of live cells by effective cytosolic delivery of probes
G. Battaglia, University of Sheffield, UK
-Bimolecules in multimodal and multifunctional bioimaging database: potentials and applications
R. Sharma, A. Sharma, Innovations And Solutions, Inc., US
-Aptamer Conjugated Magnetic Nanoparticles as Nano-surgeons
B.G. Nair, Y. Nagaoka, Y. Yoshida, T. Maekawa, D. Sakthikumar, Toyo University, JP
-Preparation and Characterization of Coenzyme Q10-Loaded Nanostructured Lipid Carriers as Delivery Systems for Cosmetic Component
H. Wang, Q. Xia, Southeast University, Nanjing, China, CN
-Analysis of the Relationships Between the Parameters of the Electric Pulse
G. Saulis, Vytautas Magnus University, LT
-Determination of the Electroporation Threshold for pulses from 95 ns to 20 us
G. Saulis, S. Balevicius, R. Saule, V. Stankevic, N. Zurauskiene, Vytautas Magnus University, LT
-Computational Modeling of Electromagnetically Induced Heating of Magnetic Nanoparticle Materials for Hyperthermic Cancer Treatment
L. Rast, J.G. Harrison, University of Alabama at Birmingham, US
-Polyethylene-oxide (PEO) linear nano-polymer directly stimulates endothelium and protects myocardium from focal ischemia-reperfusion injury via eNOS pathway in rats
A. Uryash, J. Arias, H. Wu, J.A. Adams, Mount Sinai Medical Center, US
-The Method of Instant Amplification of the MCG&MEG Signals
R. Sklyar, Independent researcher, UA
-Morphological Studies on Nano-Neuronal Interactions
A. Islam, L. Menon, Northeastern University, US

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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10:30Cancer NanotechnologyRoom 201 AB
Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
10:30Technologies & Systems Approaches Towards Interrogating the Paradoxical Relationship between Cancer and the Immune System
J. Heath, California Institute of Technology, US
11:15Magneto-Nano Chips for Cancer Diagnostics
S.X. Wang, Stanford University, US
11:45Multifunctional Gold nanosensors for targeting and delivery
J. Irudayaraj, Purdue University, US
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10:30Nanotechnology for NeurologyRoom 201 C
10:30Engineering Virus-Like Nanoparticles for Targeting the Central Nervous System
G. Battaglia, University of Sheffield, UK
10:50Multifunctional Polymer Nanospheres for Multimodal Imaging and Drug Delivery
C.W. Evans, M.J. Latter, C.L. Raston, A.R. Harvey, S.A. Dunlop, M. Fitzgerald, K.S. Iyer, The University of Western Australia, AU
11:10In vivo distribution and glial activation of various types of functionalized carbon nanotubes within the brain parenchyma
A. Nunes, K.T. Al-Jamal, G. Bardi, A. Bianco, M. Prato, T. Pizzorusso, K. Kostarelos, Nanomedicine Lab, UK
11:30Functional motor recovery from brain ischemic insult by carbon nanotube-mediated siRNA silencing
K.T. Al-Jamal, L. Gherardini, G. Bardi, A. Nunes, C. Guo, M.A. Herrero, A. Bianco, M. Prato, T. Pizzorusso, K. Kostarelos, The School of Pharmacy, UK
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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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 Nano Materials: Modeling and Simulation ApproachesRoom 208 A
Session chair: Keith Glassford, Nanostellar, US
10:303D Molecular Theory of Solvation Coupled with MD for Nanomedical Sciences
A. Kovalenko, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
10:50Designing universal oligonucleotides for DNA/nanoparticle conjugates
G. Ivan, V. Grolmusz, Eotvos Lorand University, HU
11:10Effect of cytosol on the dynamic behaviours of microtubules
C.Y. Wang, C.F. Li, S. Adhikari, Swansea University, UK
11:30Biomimetic polymer materials for controlled self-healing applications
C.E. Sing, A. Alexander-Katz, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
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10:30Cancer NanotechnologiesRoom 201 D
Session chair: Belén Martínez López, Perteneciente a la Universidad Panamericana, US
10:30Detection of Cancer Related DNA Nanoparticulate Biomarkers and Nanoparticles in Whole Blood
M.J. Heller, R. Krishnan, A. Sonnenberg, University of California San Diego, US
10:50Combining gene therapy and nanomedicine to enhance the therapeutic potential of T cells
Y. Choi, H. Torikai, D.Y. Lee, Z. Li, D. Lo, G. Qin, C.H. Tung, E. Tasciotti, R. Raphael, S.L. Biswal, S. Ang, D.A. Lee, K.C. Li, L.J.N. Cooper, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
11:10Bioluminescent Model for the Quantification of Photothermal Ablative Breast Cancer Therapy Mediated by Near-Infrared Nanoparticles
L.G. Gutwein, A.K. Singh, M.A. Hahn, M.C. Rule, S.C. Brown, B. Moudgil, S.R. Grobmyer, University of Florida, US
11:30Thermotherapy using magnetic nanoparticles: increased median survival time following tumor recurrence in glioblastoma multiforme patients
A. Jordan, K. Maier-Hauff, H. Niehoff, F. Ulrich, MagForce Nanotechnologies AG, DE
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10:30Targeted Drug and Gene DeliveryRoom 201 C
10:30Novel Nanoprobes to Detect mRNA in situ Directed Against Mouse Pyruvate Dehydrogenas
P. Cheguru, M. Řstergaard, M.R. Papasani, V.V.R. Sai, J. Wengel, P.J. Hrdlicka, R.A. Hill, University of Idaho, US
10:50Role of Serum Proteins in the Cellular Uptake of Gold-Peptide Nanoconjugates
G. Wang, M.R. Papasani, P.J. Hrdlicka, R.A. Hill, University of Idaho, US
11:10Proteoliposome for Tumor-Targeting by Postinsertion of BAM-Homing Molecule Complex
S.Y. Hwang, H.K. Kim, E.K. Lee, Kyungwon University, KR
11:30Mediators of Intracellular Nanoparticle Trafficking Enhance Transgene Expression Efficacy of Polymer-DNA Complexes
S. Barua, K. Rege, Arizona State University, US
11:50Engineering Acid- Responsive Lipid Envelopes around Adenovirus for Efficient Gene Delivery
W.T. Al-Jamal, J. Van den Bossche, A. Yilmazer, B. Tian, K. Kostarelos, The School of Pharmacy, UK
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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
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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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor

Topics & Application Areas

  • Nano Medicine - General
  • Nano - Scale Tools for Use in Cell Biology
  • Imaging Subcellular Structures
  • In vitro & In vivo Single Molecule Detection & Manipulation
  • Subcellular Process Query & Manipulation
  • Nanotech approaches to drug design
  • Modeling & simulation of biological systems
  • Cellular Transport
  • Protein-protein Interactions
  • 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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Nanoparticle Research

Journal of Nanoparticle Research

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of Journal of Nanoparticle Research. The journal disseminates knowledge of the physical, chemical and biological phenomena and processes in nanoscale structures.

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