|Dr. Myron MacLain|
|Real Name||Myron MacLain|
|Current Alias||Dr. Myron MacLain|
|Relatives||Janice MacLain (wife), Michael MacLain (son)|
|Affiliation||Formerly SHIELD, US Department of Agriculture|
|Identity||No Dual Identity|
|Occupation||Research scientist, metallurgist; formerly employed by SHIELD and US Department of Agriculture|
|Education||Ph.D. in metallurgical engineering|
|Hair||Grey (originally black; balding); often dyed black|
|Origin||Myron MacLain learned metallurgy in the 1930s.|
|Place of Birth||Keyes, Oklahoma|
|Creators||Roy Thomas, Barry Windsor-Smith|
Dr. MacLain began to develop super-strong metals for the US Government at the beginning of World War II. While experimenting on iron alloys for use as tank armor in future battlefield, he accidentally created the ultra-resilient Vibranium-iron alloy shield that is used by Captain America.
MacLain is one of the world's foremost metallurgists, specializing in developing highly durable metals. He remains remarkably vital despite his advanced age.
These are Timely Comics metallurgist counterparts to Doctor Myron MacLain:Leslie Garden(Human Torch story)[] creator of the metal material Y-9 and Doctor Crandall(Marvex story)[] creator of a new Battle Ship Armor Formula.
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