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Elizabeth Brisbois

Assistant Professor

Phone: 407-266-7169
Office: ENG I, Room 448
Website: Biomaterial Interfaces and Therapeutics Lab

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of Michigan, 2014
  • M.S. in Chemistry, University of Michigan, 2010
  • B.S. in Chemistry, Concordia University Nebraska, 2008
  • B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education, Concordia University Nebraska, 2008

  • Biomaterials and translational research
  • Nitric oxide releasing materials
  • Coatings for improved biocompatibility of medical devices
  • Hemocompatible materials
  • Antimicrobial materials
  • Materials for wound healing
  • In vivo testing in relevant animal models

  • Brisbois EJ, Kim M, Wang X, Mohammed A, Major TC, Wu J, Brownstein J, Xi C, Handa H, Bartlett RH, Meyerhoff ME.  Improved hemocompatibility of multi-lumen catheters via nitric oxide (NO) release from S-nitroso-N-acetylpenicillamine (SNAP) composite filled lumen. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016; 8(43): 29270-79.
  • Wo Y, Brisbois EJ, Meyerhoff ME.  Recent advances in thromboresistant and antimicrobial polymers for biomedical applications:  Just say yes to nitric oxide (NO).  Biomaterials Science 2016; 4(8): 1161-83. (cover feature)
  • Brisbois EJ, Major TC, Goudie MJ, Bartlett RH, Meyerhoff ME, Handa H.  Improved hemocompatibility of silicone rubber extracorporeal tubing via solvent swelling-impregnation of S-nitroso-N-acetylpenicillamine (SNAP) and evaluation in rabbit thrombogenicity model.  Acta Biomaterialia 2016; 37: 111-9.
  • Brisbois EJ, Davis RP, Jones AM, Major TC, Bartlett RH, Meyerhoff ME, Handa H.  Reduction in thrombosis and bacterial adhesion with 7-day implantation of S-nitroso-N-acetylpenicillamine (SNAP)-doped Elast-eon E2As catheters in sheep.  Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2015; 3(8):1639-45.
  • Wo Y, Li Z, Brisbois EJ, Colletta A, Bartlett RH, Matzger AJ, Meyerhoff ME.  Origin of long-term storage stability and nitric oxide release behavior of CarboSil polymer doped with S-nitroso-N-acetyl-D-penicillamine.  ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2015; 7(40): 22218–27.
  • Brisbois EJ, Handa H, Bayliss J, Wu J, Wang S, Xi W, Bartlett RH, Meyerhoff ME.  Optimized polymeric film-based nitric oxide delivery inhibits bacterial growth in a mouse burn wound model.  Acta Biomaterialia 2014; 10(10):4136-42.
  • Brisbois EJ, Handa H, Major TC, Bartlett RH, Meyerhoff ME.  Long-term nitric oxide release and elevated temperature stability with S-nitroso-N-acetylpenicillamine (SNAP)-doped Elast-eon E2As polymer.  Biomaterials 2013; 34(28):6957-66.

  • Society for Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Engineering Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • International Society for Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials