221st ECS Meeting - Seattle, Washington

May 6 - May 10, 2012



H6 - Carbon Nanotubes and Nanostructures: Medicine and Biology


Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Room 619, Level 6, Washington State Convention Center

Co-Chairs: Da Ros and Aguilar
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
16:20   1237   Flavin-induced Superhelices of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes F. Papadimitrakopoulos (University of Connecticut)
16:40   1238   (Invited) Hybrid Nanobio-devices based on Carbon Nanotubes and Nanostructures S. Hong (Seoul National University)
17:00   1239   (Invited) Functionalized Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes as Carriers for Biomedical Applications D. Scheinberg, C. Villa, S. Alidori, J. Mulvey, and M. Mcdevitt (SKI)
17:20   1240   (Invited) SWCNT Near-Infrared Fluorescence as a Tool for Developing Biomedical Applications R. Weisman (Rice University)
17:40   1241   (Invited) Applications of Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes in Nanomedicine M. Prato (University of Trieste)

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Room 619, Level 6, Washington State Convention Center

Co-Chairs: Hirsch and Wilson
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
08:00   1242   Self-sorting of Cancerous Cells with Functionalized CNTs D. Bonifazi (University of Namur)
08:20   1243   Nanoparticle-facilitated Magnetization of Tumor Cells M. Jebb (Rice University), W. Wei, G. Villares, M. Lewis (Baylor College of Medicine), and L. Wilson (Rice University)
08:40   1244   Functionalized Fullerenes and Carbon Nanotubes in Biomedicine T. Da Ros (Università di Trieste)
09:00   1245   Endohedral Metallofullerenes: A New Diagnostic and Therapeutic "Theranostic" Platform for Biomedical Applications H. C. Dorn (Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University), J. Zhang (Virginia Tech), M. Shultz, and J. Wilson (Virginia Commonwealth University)
09:20   1246   (Invited) Functionalized Fullerenes for Breast Cancer Imaging and Therapy V. Krishna, A. Qin, A. Georgieva, G. Zhou, H. Zeng, G. Walter, B. Koopman, S. Grobmyer, and B. Moudgil (University of Florida)
09:40 Intermission (20 Minutes)
10:00   1247   Decacationic [70]Fullerene Approach for Efficient Photokilling of Infectious Bacteria and Cancer Cells L. Chiang (Univ. Mass. Lowell) and M. Hamblin (Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital)
10:20   1248   Electrochemically Generated Highly Fluorescent Graphene Quantum Dots as a Biological Label for Stem Cells L. Fan and M. Zhang (Beijing Normal University)
10:40   1249   Chromatographic Separation of Highly Soluble Nanodiamond Prepared by Polyglycerol Grafting N. Komatsu, L. Zhao, and T. Takimoto (Shiga University of Medical Science)