The Fourth International NanoBio Conference
NanoBio Seattle 2012 was chaired by University of Washington Professor Pat Stayton and held at the Bell Harbor International Convention Center in downtown Seattle on July 23 – 26, 2012.
It followed NanoBio Tokyo 2006 (chaired by Prof. Kazunori Kataoka), NanoBio Seoul 2008 (chaired by Prof. Kyung-Hwa Yoo) and NanoBio Zürich 2010 (chaired by Prof. Marcus Textor).
Congratulations to the winners of the NanoBio 2012 poster competition!
Biomaterials Science 1st prize winner:
Jinzi Zheng, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto (Canada)
PET/CT Imaging of the Heterogeneous Distribution of [64Cu]-Iodine Liposomes in Orthotopic Mouse Cervical Tumors
2nd prize winner:
Daria Zelasko-Leon, Northwestern University (USA)
Mussel-inspired surface functionalization of gold nanorods with polydopamine, albumin, and anti-mucin 1 for the targeted photothermal therapy of oral and breast cancers.
3rd prize winner:
Hye-Nam Son, Kyungpook National University School of Medicine (S. Korea)
Development of Antibody-free Immunodiagnostics