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Launch of our Newly Updated Website 0 comments

by Kyla Sask
The CBS Board of Directors Communications Committee is excited to announce that our website has an updated look...

GOLD 2022 Webinars (Biomedical applications of gold, October 6, 2021) 0 comments

by Neda Latifi
GOLD 2022 Webinars Webinar 8 Biomedical applications of gold in vivo applications and technologies, injectable nanoparticles and pharmacology Cancer nanomedicine Overcoming the challenges in current radiotherapy using gold nanoparticles Dr...

Annual General Meeting - Call for Nominations and Proposals 0 comments

by Thomas Willett
Hello friends, This email concerns a nominations for positions on the Board of Directors, and b proposals to host our 2023 annual meeting...

CBS-ASC Biomaterials Panel Discussion against COVID-19 0 comments

by Zhenwei Ma
The CBS-ASC would like to invite you to our first CBS-ASC Biomaterials Panel Discussion against COVID-19 that will be held on Thursday, May 6, 2021, at 11 am MDT via zoom...

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Role of Oxidative Stress and NF-κB in Metal Ion-induced Interleukin-1β Release by Murine Bone Marrow-Derived Macrophages comments

by Maxime-Alexandre Ferko
Metal ions released from implantable alloys e.g., CoCrMo and stainless steel have been associated with adverse tissue reactions that can limit implant longevity ADDIN ZOTERO ITEM CSL CITATION citationID a4ta5jbm2f , properties formattedCitation 1 , plainCitation 1 , citationItems id 7, uris http zotero...

Deposition and Characterization of Mesoporous Silica Coatings on Magnesium Alloys comments

by Afrah Alhegy
In recent years, magnesium and its alloys have received much attention as a new biomaterial in orthopedic applications due to their biodegradability, biocompatibility, and their mechanical properties that are similar to natural bone...

Magnetically Activated Glass Transition (Tg) Switch Nanocomposites for On-demand Drug Delivery comments

by Todd Hoare Somiraa Said
On-demand drug release has great potential in post-surgical pain control, infection treatment, hormonal therapy, and chemotherapy...

The Effects of pHEMA Hydrogel Material Properties on Lens Epithelial and Neutrophil-Like Cells comments

by Laura Wells Jordan Pernari
When treating cataracts, opacified lenses are replaced by surgically inserted artificial intraocular lenses IOLs ...

Nanostructured Biosensor for Detecting Tear Glucose comments

by Jin Zhang Longyi Chen
In past decades, different research groups found a relationship between tear glucose and blood glucose, concluding that hyperglycemia could be detected by measuring tear glucose concentrations 1-3 ...


Active Job Postings

  • Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Functional Polymeric Biomaterials
  • Grad Student Positions at McMaster - Biomaterials and Biointerfaces
  • 2 PhD/MSc students in bioconjugate chemistry applied to protein/peptide therapeutics
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow - liquid scaffold development for microbe-mammlain co-culture

Recent Member Projects

  • Sabrine MESSAOUDI: A modular platform for rapidly optimizing the structure of bispecific antibodies using DNA nanotechnology
  • Tatiana Lyalina: PhD candidate
  • Xiaoyi Lan: Bioprinting of Mechanically Robust Engineered Human Nasal Cartilage
  • Hossein Golzar: Developing uv-curable silicone based bioink for tissue engineering application

Recent Member Publications

  • Sabrine MESSAOUDI: Progress toward absorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination, and toxicity of DNA nanostructures
  • Thomas Willett: A linear systems model of the hydrothermal isometric tension test for assessing collagenous tissue quality
  • Thomas Willett: mSLA-based 3D printing of acrylated epoxidized soy
  • Corinne Hoesli: Accessible dynamic micropatterns in monolayer cultures via modified desktop xurography
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