Stacey Schutte

Stacey Colleen Schutte

Assistant Professor

Professional Summary

Research areas: Engineering of soft tissue including skin, elastin synthesis, mechanobiology, and effects of proteases on wound healing.


B. Mechanical Engineering: Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, 1997

Ph.D. Bioengineering: Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA, 2009

Postdoctoral Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, GA, 2012 (Gynecology and Obstetrics)

Positions and Work Experience

1997 -2002 Sr. Engineer, Current Product Development, Cummins Engine, Columbus, IN

2012 -2015 Instructor - Research, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

2017 -2019 Assistant Investigator, Shriners Hospitals for Children - Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Research Support

Grant: #N/A Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 07-01-2020 -06-30-2021 UC's Launch Awards Spring Semester (20SS) Research Launch Awards Role:PI $2,500.00 Active Level:Internal UC

Grant: #R25086 Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 05-01-2020 -04-30-2021 UC's URC Faculty Research Cost Support Awards Program The Role of Mechanotransduction in Uterine Fibroid Growth Role:PI $7,500.00 Active Level:Internal UC

Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 07-01-2023 -08-31-2023 KILELE HEALTH LLC In vivo validation of NT-proBNP sensor Role:PI 18202.00 Hold Level:Industry

Grant: #pending_TECG20235489 Investigators:Schutte, Stacey 09-01-2023 -06-30-2024 Ohio Department of Development In vivo validation of NT-proBNP sensor Role:PI 70276.00 Hold Level:Ohio, State of


Peer Reviewed Publications

Schutte, Stacey; Kadakia, Feni; Davidson, Steve (2021. ) Skin-Nerve Co-culture Systems for Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery.Tissue engineering. Part C, Methods, , 27 (7 ) ,89 -99More Information

Moset Zupan, Andreja; Nietupski, Carolyn; Schutte, Stacey C (2021. ) Cyclic Adenosine Monophosphate Eliminates Sex Differences in Estradiol-Induced Elastin Production from Engineered Dermal Substitutes.International journal of molecular sciences, , 22 (12 ) ,6358 More Information

Notorgiacomo, Gabrielle; Klug, Justin; Rapp, Scott; Boyce, Steven T; Schutte, Stacey C (2021. ) A bioreactor for studying negative pressure wound therapy on skin grafts.International wound journal, , 1 -10More Information

Schutte, Stacey C; Evdokiou, Alexander; Satish, Latha (2020. ) Protease levels are significantly altered in pediatric burn wounds.Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries, , 46 ,1603 -1611More Information

Rapp, Scott J; Dershem, Victoria; Zhang, Xiang; Schutte, Stacey C; Chariker, Mark E (2020. ) Varying Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Acute Effects on Human Split-Thickness Autografts.Journal of burn care & research, , 41 (1 ) ,104 -112More Information

Bedient, CE; Rodriguez, D; Sidell, N; Roberts, C; Schutte, S (2019. ) Alterations in the invasive properties of peripheral blood monocytes from patients with endometriosis .Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, , 46 (1 ) ,60-5

Pennycuff, Jon F; Schutte, Stacey C; Hudson, Catherine O; Karp, Deborah R; Malykhina, Anna P; Northington, Gina M (2017. ) Urinary neurotrophic peptides in postmenopausal women with and without overactive bladder.Neurourology and urodynamics, , 36 (3 ) ,740-744 More Information

Schutte, Stacey C; James, Christopher O; Sidell, Neil; Taylor, Robert N (2015. ) Tissue-engineered endometrial model for the study of cell-cell interactions.Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), , 22 (3 ) ,308-15 More Information

Schutte, Stacey C; Taylor, Robert N (2012. ) A tissue-engineered human endometrial stroma that responds to cues for secretory differentiation, decidualization, and menstruation.Fertility and sterility, , 97 (4 ) ,997-1003 More Information

Schutte, Stacey C; Chen, Zhenzhen; Brockbank, Kelvin G M; Nerem, Robert M (2010. ) Tissue engineering of a collagen-based vascular media: Demonstration of functionality.Organogenesis, , 6 (4 ) ,204-11 More Information

Schutte, Stacey C; Chen, Zhenzhen; Brockbank, Kelvin G M; Nerem, Robert M (2010. ) Cyclic strain improves strength and function of a collagen-based tissue-engineered vascular media.Tissue engineering. Part A, , 16 (10 ) ,3149-57 More Information

Warwar, Rachel; Zupan, Andreja Moset; Nietupski, Carolyn; Manzanares, Maricela; Hurley, Emily G; Schutte, Stacey C (2023. ) Uterine fibroid cell cytoskeletal organization is affected by altered G protein-coupled estrogen receptor-1 and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling.F&S science, , 4 (4 ) ,327-338 More Information

Schutte, S C; Ghosh, D; Moset Zupan, A; Warwar, R; Dawson, M R (2023. ) Differential Response to Mechanical Cues in Uterine Fibroid Versus Paired Myometrial Cells.Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), , 30 (11 ) ,3305-3314 More Information

Book Chapter

Nerem, RM; Schutte, SC (2014 ) The Challenge of Imitating Nature Principles of Tissue Engineering, 4th edition .(pp. 9 --22).Elsevier, Inc

Schutte, SC; Nerem RM (2013 ) Blood Vessel Tissue Engineering Biomaterials Science, 3rd edition .(pp. 1237 -46).Elsevier, Inc