Rapid Fire: Orthopaedic Biomaterials

Timeslot: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 3:15pm to 4:45pm
Track: Dental/Orthopaedic Biomaterials
Room: 210/211


Orthopaedic biomaterials may include all kinds of biomaterials for orthopaedic applications (e.g., bone implant/scaffold, 3D printing, drug delivery) and related biological effects. Such biomaterials may include metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, coatings, biodegradables, etc.


  • Implant Degradation / Corrosion

  • 3:15 p.m. 138. Metal-Protein Degradation Products Mediated Neural Cell Defects due to S-phase Arrest, D Bijukumar*, A Segu, Y Mou, X Li, P Chastain, M Mathew; University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, Rockford, IL

  • 3:20 p.m. 139. Direct detection of fluorescently-tagged reactive oxygen species on a cathodically-biased metallic surface, M. Wiegand*, J. Gilbert; Clemson University, Charleston, SC

  • 3:25 p.m. 140. Local and Distant Organ Tissue Responses to Corrosion of Modular Head-Neck Junctions Retrieved Postmortem, D Hall*, R Pourzal, J Wright, S McCarthy, J Jacobs, R Urban; Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

  • 3:30 p.m. 141. In vitro and in vivo studies on biomedical magnesium low-alloying with elements gadolinium and zinc, Y ZHENG*; College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China

  • 3:35 p.m. 142. Development and characterization of metastable beta-Ti alloys for biomedical applications, C Grandini*, P Kuroda, M Lourenço, G Cardoso, B Pedroso, I Rodrigues, K Sousa, T Donato; UNESP - Univ Estadual Paulista, Bauru, Brazil

  • Tissue Engineereing / Scaffolds

  • 3:45 p.m. 143. Fabrication of a Free Radical Scavenging Nanocomposite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Regeneration, K. Dulany*, A. Kelley, J. Allen; University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

  • 3:50 p.m. 144. In Vitro Evaluation of a UV-Cured Gelatin-Nano-Hydroxyapatite Composite System Using MG63 Cells, P. Comeau*, P. Hamilton, S. Mohammadi, M. Gorbet, T. Willett; University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

  • 3:55 p.m. 145. Hyaluronic Acid Silica Sol-gel Nano-hybrids by Biomimetic Approach, H. Lee*, Y. Seong, H. Kim; Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

  • 4:00 p.m. 146. Cartilage-Mimicking Hydrogels with Abiotic Self-Organizing Nanofiber Network, L Xu*, N Kotov; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

  • 4:05 p.m. 147. Manipulation of Methacrylated Gelatin Viscosity, UV-Curing Depth and Swelling Behavior by the Controlled Addition of Calcium and Citrate Salts, P. Comeau*, T. Willett; University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

  • Device Mechanics and Wear

  • 4:15 p.m. 148. Conformity and Stability in Total Knee Replacements, M. Bebler*, L. Young, N. Meilinger, M. Harman; Clemson University, Clemson, SC

  • 4:20 p.m. 149. In Vitro Wear and Particle Analysis Evaluation of Highly Cross-Linked UHMWPE and Vitamin E UHWMPE Thin Acetabular Liners and its Biological Effects, S Nambu*, G Hines, D Chang; MicroPort Orthopedics, Arlington, TN

  • 4:25 p.m. 150. WITHDRAWN

  • 4:30 p.m. 151. Rolled PCL/GelMA Composites as Scaffolds for ACL Repair, H Kenawy*, M Earley, D Gadalla, A Goldstein; Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

  • 4:35 p.m. 152. Use of Novel Collagen Yarns in a Woven Patch Graft for Rotator Cuff Repair, Y. Xie*(1), O. Akkus(2), E. Cadet(3), M. King(1); (1)North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, (2)Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, (3)Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic, Raleigh, NC