Scientific Advisors
Scientific Advisors
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Chief Medical Advisor  

Alfred Lane, M.D.

Chief Medical Advisor of Fibrocell and Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics (Emeritus) at the Stanford University School of Medicine

Dr. Lane is a board certified dermatologist and pediatrician whose medical career spans four decades with more than 25 years at the Stanford University School of Medicine. In 1990, Dr. Lane joined the faculty at Stanford and in 1996, he was promoted to Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics and appointed Chair of the Department of Dermatology through 2010. Since then Dr. Lane has focused on clinical research to develop gene therapies for Epidermolysis Bullosa and other genetic skin diseases. In addition, he is a Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics (Emeritus) and is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. Dr. Lane earned his medical degree from The Ohio State University and holds a Masters of Arts in Religious Studies from Santa Clara University.


Scientific Advisors  

Heidi Jacobe, M.D., MSCS

Associate Professor, Gilliam Chair in Dermatology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


Anne W. Lucky, M.D.

Adjunct Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Medical Director of the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Epidermolysis Bullosa Center, Cincinnati, Ohio


M. Peter Marinkovich, M.D.

Associate Professor of Dermatology at the Stanford University School of Medicine