Poster Presentations

Following is the schedule for poster presentations by Meinig School and affiliates occurring at the annual BMES meeting.

Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Exhibit Hall A
9:30am – 5:00pm 

Thursday, October 18

#129     “Enzymatic Generation of a Plasmid DNA Hydrogel for Cell Free Protein Synthesis”
    Y. Pardo, K. Yancey, S. Hamada, D. Bassen, M. Ma, D. Luo 
    Track: Biomaterials • Hydrogel Biomaterials

#139     “In-Vitro Engineered Auricular Cartilage: Maximizing Interfacial Contact with 3D-Printed External Scaffolds Significantly Diminishes Cell-Mediated Construct Contraction”
    A. Samadi, A. Lin, M. Wright, J. Bernstein, D. Lara, J. Buro, K. Celie, Y. Toyoda, J. Spector
    Track: Biomaterials • Hydrogel Biomaterials

#202     “A Novel High-fidelity Murine Model to Study the Effects of External Beam Irradiation after Device-based Breast Reconstruction”
    M. Wright, A. Samadi, A. Lin, S. Karinja, D. Lara, J. Buro, K. Celie, J. Russell, J. Spector 
    Track: Device Technologies and Biomedical Robotics • Implantable Devices and Implantable Electronics

#557     “Spatially resolved metagenomics to create micron-scale maps of microbial communities”
    H. Shi, I. Brito, I. De Vlaminck 
    Track: Biomedical Imaging and Instrumentation • Translational Biomedical Engineering • Imaging Technologies in Clinical Translation

#614     “Aldolase B-Mediated Fructose Metabolism Drives Metabolic Reprogramming of Colon Cancer Liver Metastasis”
    K. Xiang, P. Bu, K. Chen, C. Johnson, S. Crown, M. Herman, D. Hsu, G. Zhang, X. Shen 
    Track: Cancer Technologies • Metastasis, Dormancy & Treatment Response

#644     “Metabolism and the Perivascular Niche Regulate Cancer Stem Cell Properties”
    M. Tan, K. Wittmann, E. Bell, O. Reizes, J. Lammerding, C. Fischbach-Teschl
    Track: Cancer Technologies • Tumor Microenvironment

#647     “A Novel, Patient-specific 3D Platform for High Throughput Analysis of Breast Cancer Therapeutics”
    K. Celie, D. Lara, Y. Toyoda, J. Buro, A. Lin, M. Wright, A. Samadi, P. Bhardwaj, S. Oshchepkova, K. Brown, J. Spector
    Track: Cancer Technologies • Tumor Microenvironment

#733    “The Influence Of TGF-lower case Greek beta1 On Fiber Formation And Alignment In Fibrochondrocyte-Seeded High-Density Collagen Constructs”
    J. Kim, L. Bonassar
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Engineering • Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering

#847    “Integrating Unidirectional Perfusion For Shear Stress-Sensitive Tissues Into Pumpless Body-On-A-Chip Systems”
    Y. Wang, M. Shuler
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Nano and Micro Technologies • Organ-on-Chip for Regenerative Medicinehibit Hall A   •   9:30am – 5:00pm 
#869    “Clinical Validation of the Program for Improving and Managing the Environment Sleep Monitoring System”
    R. Zadeh, P. Chen, B. Davaji, P. Eshelman, A. Lal, L. Pancoast, H. Sadatsafavi, E. Zavrel, A. Krieger
    Track: Translational Biomedical Engineering • Prototype Clinical Evaluation

#910    “Fabrication of a Mineral Gradient Containing Bone Matrix Scaffold and Its Biocompatibility towards Mesenchymal Stem Cells”
    H. Zhou, A. Boys, J. Harrod, L. Bonassar, L. Estroff
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Stem Cell Engineering • Stem Cells in Tissue Engineering

Friday, October 19

#86    “Clinical Validation of a Wristband Activity Tracker’s Sleep Feature”
    E. Zavrel, A. Krieger
    Track: Device Technologies and Biomedical Robotics • Wearable Sensors and Devices

#129    “Hydrophobic Coatings Increase The Contact Angle And Improve The Printability Of Collagen Bioinks”
    L. Wang, N. Diamantides, L. Bonassar
    Track: Biomaterials • 3D Printing and Advanced Biomaterial Manufacturing

#250    “Measuring Cell Contractility Using Quantitative Polarization Microscopy”
    W. Wang, J. Miller, S. Pannullo, C. Reinhart-King, F. Bordeleau
    Track: Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering • Biomedical Imaging and Instrumentation • Approaches in Cellular/Molecular Imaging and Tracking

#392    “Tri-layered and gel-like nanofibrous scaffolds with native-like anisotropic features for engineering heart valve leaflets”
    S. Wu, J. Butcher, J. Lim, B. Duan
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Cardiovascular Engineering • Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering

#553    “Glycocalyx-Induced Membrane Shapes and Microvesicle Biogenesis & Shedding”
    L. Roberts, R. Yin, J. Noble, C. Shurer, J. Kuo, J. Gandhi, J. Su, H. Reesink, L. Kourkoutis, M. Paszek
    Track: Biomechanics • Cancer Technologies • Cancer Mechanobiology

#625    “Nipple Engineering: Maintaining Nipple Projection with Externally Scaffolded Autologous Costal Cartilage”
    A. Samadi, A. Lin, M. Wright, J. Bernstein, D. Lara, J. Buro, K. Celie, Y. Toyoda, A. Harper, J. Spector
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Engineering Replacement Tissues

#649    “Calcium Influx Enhances TRAIL-Mediated Apoptosis of Cancer Cells”
    J. Hope, E. Lederman, M. King
    Track: Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering • Bioinformatics, Computational and Systems Biology • Single-Cell Measurements and Models

#663    “Spatial Pattern of New Matrix Deposition Controls the Micromechanics of Engineered Cartilage”
    J. Middendorf, S. Shortkroff, C. Dugopolski, S. Kennedy, E. Blahut, I. Cohen, L. Bonassar
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Biomechanics • Biomechanics in Cell and Tissue Engineering

#671    “Plug ‘N Play: Induction Of Biomimetic And Hierarchical Angiogenesis Under Stimulation With S1P”
    J. Buro, A. Abadeer , K. Celie, Y. Toyoda, A. Lin, D. Lara, A. Samadi , M. Wright, J. Spector
    Track: Tissue Engineering • Biomechanics • Biomechanics in Cell and Tissue Engineering

Saturday, October 20

#89    “Effect Of Glycation Time On Rheological Properties of Collagen Gels”
    M. Rodríguez, N. Diamantides, L. Bonassar
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Biomaterials

#200    “Stribeck Curve Analysis of the Temporomandibular Joint Disc”
    S. Albahrani, J. Middendorf, L. Bonassar
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Biomechanics

#352    “Automated Analysis of RhoA-FRET Activity During Confined Cancer Cell Migration”
    T. Chu, J. Keys, J. Lammerding
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Cancer Technologies

#358    “Analyzing the Role of Adipose Stromal Cells in Breast Cancer Cell Migration and Invasion”
    Y. Ouyang, L. Ling, C. Fischbach-Teschl
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Cancer Technologies

#402    “Step-Changes in Matrix Stiffness Cause Endothelial Cell-Matrix Adhesion Remodeling”
    A. Potharazu, J. VanderBurgh, C. Reinhart-King
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering

#610    “Proteoglycan Removal by Chondroitinase Enhances Adhesion of Collagen to Annulus Fibrosus”
    E. Jiang, S. Sloan, L. Bonassar
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Engineering

#617    “Changes in Bone Geometry Caused by Disruption of the Gut Microbiome Depend on Stage of Skeletal Growth”
    L. Vasquez-Bolanos, M. Luna, C. Hernandez
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Engineering

#624    “Hyaluronic Acid Induces Microvesicle Shedding in Synovial Joint Cells”
    R. Yin, L. Roberts, J. Kuo, B. Peal, J. Su, M. Paszek, H. Reesink
    Track: Undergraduate Research & Design • Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Engineering