Welcome to the Legume-Microbe Interactions Laboratory at the University of Missouri. The laboratory is directed by Professor Gary Stacey, MSMC Endowed Professor of Soybean Biotechnology. The interests of the laboratory are diverse but have a common theme of plant and microbe development. Click on the research link to learn more about the wide variety of research projects underway. A variety of structural and functional genomic methods are being used to understand the way in which legumes respond to microbial infection.
The MU biochemistry professor has led groundbreaking research on the soybean - In Vox Magazine
The 4th Biennial Joint Symposium between GNU and MU
Dr. Gary Stacey received the Mumford Outstanding Faculty Award 2013
Gary Stacey, Ph.D.
MSMC Endowed Professor
Department of Plant Microbiology and Pathology
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Office phone: 573-884-4752 | FAX: 573-882-0588
Lab Phone: 573-884-4799