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.

April 2, 2014

Elusive Receptor ID’d: Scientists identify an extracellular ATP receptor in plants.

March 27, 2014

A former member of the Stacey lab received the MU 2014's Outstanding Dissertation Award

March 8, 2014

Professional Development Teacher Workshop, 8 March 2014

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
Email: staceyg@missouri.edu