BioMEMS symposium at the MRS conference

November 18, 2011


The next Materials Research Society (MRS) Conference in Boston is at the end of the month, and the lineup for theSymposium II: BioMEMS Material and Devices (Nov 28 – Dec 1)looks fantastic.


Topics range widely, including BioMEMS, microfluidics for cell culture, CTC capture, implantable devices, biosensors, and tools for cell mechanics.  Talks include:

  • Microfluidic Technology for Building and Handling 3D Tissue Structures. Shoji Takeuchi

  • Neuroscience on a Chip. Albert Folch

  • Multipurpose Microfluidic Probes: Dipoles, Quadrupoles and Electrochemical Sensors for Studies with Cells and Tissue. David Juncker

  • Microfluidics for Cell Sorting and Clinical Applications.Mehmet Toner

  • Immuno-Pillar Chips for Clinical Diagnosis.Manabu Tokeshi

  • Electrohydrodynamic Jet Printing for Hydrogel Cell Culture Substrates.Michael Poellmann, Kira L. Barton and Amy J. Wagoner Johnson

  • Toward a Lithographically Patterned Bio-Artificial Pancreas. Jaehyun Park, Yevgeniy V. Kalinin, Christina L. Randall and David H. Gracias

  • Microfabricated Polyester Microwell Device for Stem Cell Culture Experiments.Seila Selimovic, Francesco Piraino, Hojae Bae, Marco Rasponi, Alberto Redaelli and Ali Khademhosseini

  • Applications of Sensing and Actuation Materials in Medical Micro-Instruments.Yogesh Gianchandani

  • …and many other speakers and topics.



















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