Congratulations to the Poster Award winners!

#15 Adhithi Lakshmikanthan – Rutgers University “3D Printing Highly Porous Bone Scaffolds”
#24 Anya Singh-Varma – Rutgers University “The Effect of Human Cryopreserved Viable Amniotic Membrane On the Biofilm Formation By P.aeruginosa”
#27 Rigwed Tatu – University of Cincinnati “Development of a Self-Expanding Patch for Fetoscopic Myelomeningocele Repair”

Awards were generously sponsored by Biomaterials Science.

Pictured L-R: Antonio Merolli – Chair of Poster Committee, Anya Singh-Varma, Joachim Kohn – Director of NJCBM, Rigwed Tatu

Poster NumberPresenting AuthorAffiliationTitleAbstract
1Ayan, BugraPennsylvania State UniversityA New Aspiration-assisted Bioprinting Method for Tissue Fabrication
2Busari, HafizLehigh University3D Printing with Peptide-Polymer Conjugates to Create Spatially Organized Scaffolds for Tissue Engineeringview
3Fakhrzadeh, AmirRutgers UniveristySynthetic Polymer-Calcium Phosphate Derived Scaffolds for Alveolar Bone Regeneration: Clinical Perspective
4Fung, Stephanie Rutgers UniveristyRecruitment of osteoclasts to re-establish bone turnover as a new strategy for bone regeneration: finding #1 - a CaP-free polymeric substrate can support “ruffled border” formationview
5Gray, DavidRutgers UniveristyEpigenetically Directed Differentiation on Drug-Eluting Scaffold for Osteochondral Implantview
6Gu, ZhaoweiThe Affiliated Hospital of Changchun University of Chinese Medicine, Changchun, ChinaEngineered Nano Bioactive Materials for Directed Multi-dimensional Cell Alignment and Differentiationview
7Gudapati, HemanthPennsylvania State UniversityIn-situ Droplet-based Bioprinting for Functional Skin Regenerationview
8Jacob, Vimal and Tyler HoffmanOsiris TherapeuticsAmbient Temperature Viable Amnion Processed Via Novel Lyopreservation Method Retains Properties of Fresh Tissueview
9Jadali, Azadeh3D BiotekExpansion of Adipose-derived Stem Cells Using a Novel 3D Cell Expansion System for Stem Cell Therapyview
10Ji, ShenNew Jersey Institute of TechnologyRapidly Constructing 3D Vascular Network with Photocurable and Sacrificial Hydrogels view
11Kharge, AnganaIntegra Life SciencesPorcine Model of Delayed Wound Healing: Effect of Surgical Debridement view
12Kosuri, ShahshankRutgers UniveristyHighly Controlled Open RAFT Polymerizations by Enzyme Degassingview
13Krull, AshleyMayo ClinicTracking and Hacking Autologous Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cells to Improve ALS Treatmentview
14Lacko, Christopher S.University of FloridaMagnetically Templated Hydrogels: Aligned Porous Microarchitecture Promotes Axonal Elongation After Rat Sciatic Nerve Injury In Vivoview
15Lakshmikanthan, AdhithiRutgers Univeristy3D Printing Highly Porous Bone Scaffoldsview
16Li, XianfengClemson UniversityMolecular Modeling to Predict Peptide Accessibility for Peptide-functionalized Hydrogelsview
17Mao, YongRutgers UniveristyAn Innovative Laboratory Procedure to Expand Chondrocytes with Reduced Dedifferentiation view
18Molde, JosephRutgers UniveristyDevelopment of Tacrolimus-Loaded Polymeric Local Delivery System for Immunosuppressionview
19Moncal, Kazim KerimPennsylvania State UniversityIn Situ Bioprinting of Bone Tissue Constructsview
20Murthy, SanjeevaRutgers UniveristyIssues in Fabrication and 3D Printing of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds from degradable polymersview
21Pastino, AlexandraRutgers UniveristyA Pro-Angiogenic Peptide-Tethering Platform Using Biotinylated Tyrosine-Derived Polymeric Fiber Matsview
22Saxena, ShrutiRutgers UniveristyMineralized Synthetic Polymer Scaffolds for Jaw Bone Tissue Regenerationview
23Schwarzenberg, Peter Lehigh UniversityDetermination of Mechanical Properties for 3D-Printed Microfibersview
24Singh-Varma, AnyaRutgers UniveristyThe Effect of Human Cryopreserved Viable Amniotic Membrane Oo the Biofilm Formation By P.Aeruginosaview
25Steele, JosephRutgers Univeristy3D Printing Thermosensitive Polymers: The Development of Filament-Based Direct Writing Melt Electrospinningview
26Tae-il, SonChung-Ang University (South Korea)Immobilization of BMP-2 on Metal Surface Using Chitosan Derivative with Dual Functionsview
27Tatu, RigwedUniversity of CincinnatiDevelopment of a Self-Expanding Patch for Fetoscopic Myelomeningocele Repairview
28Wu, XiaohuanRutgers UniveristyScaling-Up and Quality Assurance of Tyrosine-Based Polymer/Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration in Sheep Tibial Modelview
29Zhang, Weibo Tufts UniversityDecellularized Tooth Bud Scaffolds for Tooth Regenerationview
30Zhang, Weibo Tufts UniversityCF-04 Bioengineered Alveolar Bone and Tooth Constructsview