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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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Study of Correlations between QCT and DXA Derived Femur Cross-Sectional Mechanical Properties comments

by Huijuan Yang
Femur cross-sectional mechanical properties such as axial and bending stiffness are important parameters for assessing bone quality and evaluating hip fracture risk 1 ...

Nano-Hydroxyapatite Particle Functionalization Using Amino Acids comments

by Patricia Comeau
Reconstruction of critically-sized segmental bone defects CSBDs - resulting from bone tumour resection and trauma, for example - is a significant clinical challenge...

Visible Light Responsive Hydrogel for Affinity-Controlled Long-Term Release of Glial Cell Line-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (GDNF) comments

by Brian Amsden Ronghui Qi
Optic neuropathy is a common cause of vision loss resulting from death of retinal ganglion cells due to insufficient blood flow, inflammation, infection or trauma...

Self-limiting Mussel Inspired Thin Antifouling Coating with Broad Spectrum Resistance to Biofilm Formation to Prevent Catheter Associated Infection in Mouse and Porcine Models comments

Urinary tract infection associated with the use of urethral catheters is one of the most common infections in health care facilities...

Tuning Polymeric Micelle Stability and Drug Loading with Chemical Modifications comments

by Molly Shoichet Jennifer Logie
Polymeric micelles have been heavily investigated for their use as vehicles to deliver poorly soluble, potent chemotherapeutics 1 ...


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Recent Member Projects

  • Sabrine MESSAOUDI: A modular platform for rapidly optimizing the structure of bispecific antibodies using DNA nanotechnology
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  • Xiaoyi Lan: Bioprinting of Mechanically Robust Engineered Human Nasal Cartilage
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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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