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Steven Boyce

Steven T. Boyce, Ph.D
University of Cincinnati

Steven T. Boyce, Ph.D., is Professor emeritus in the Department of Surgery, Adjunct Professor emeritus in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Cincinnati, and directs the Engineered Skin Laboratories at the Shriners Hospitals for Children - Cincinnati.  Boyce developed systems for propagation and cryogenic storage of normal human skin cells, and early models of engineered skin substitutes from cells and degradable polymers.  Those models have been translated to clinical trial for treatment of burn injuries and other skin wounds.  He has received the Harvey Stuart Allen Award for Distinguished Service and Clinical Research Award from the American Burn Association, among others.  He holds 11 US patents and 9 international patents that have been licensed to Clonetics Corporation and Cutanogen Corporation, both of which Boyce founded.  He has authored more than 150 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and has served as a reviewer for numerous journals and funding agencies.  Boyce has been a member of several academic societies, and a Trustee of the American Burn Association.