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Mizzou is one of only 38 public universities with membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), a collection of leading research universities committed to transforming lives through education, research and innovation.More at Mizzou
Growth and discovery
Mizzou has seen an incredible five consecutive years of research growth with annual research expenditures reaching $400 million.Research and innovation
Impact for Missouri
Last year, research at Mizzou generated $988.8 million in economic impact for Missouri, supporting 6,800 jobs within our state.Impact and Engagement
Robust research reach
Mizzou students are exploring an array of disciplines through research and scholarly activity — inside and out of traditional laboratories.
Searching for the earliest galaxies in the universe
Using data from NASA’s new space telescope, University of Missouri astronomers suggest more galaxies were formed in the early universe than previously thought.
Exploring the areas of virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality and artificial intelligence, Mizzou scholars are working across disciplines to enter the metaverse.
Nov. 9, 2022
University of Missouri is helping the aviation industry go “green”
Using part of a $12.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, MU researchers are working with an interdisciplinary group to optimize green energy for aviation use.
Oct. 19, 2022
Growth and discovery: NextGen marks one year
NextGen researchers have been awarded $97 million in grants in first year.
Oct. 12, 2022
At the forefront of nuclear medicine
For decades, MU has been a leader in developing lifesaving cancer treatments and is now set to play an integral role in an ongoing radiopharmaceutical renaissance.
Oct. 4, 2022
Into the future through MizzouForward
Milestones in MU’s most important investment include world-class hires, program outcomes and infrastructure updates.
Sept. 21, 2022
150 years and counting
Three MU schools and colleges are celebrating their 150th anniversary at Mizzou.
Sept. 19, 2022
From analog to digital
How a University of Missouri researcher and colleagues have helped advance the field of anatomical research from scalpels, scissors to 3D models using artificial intelligence.
Sept. 16, 2022
Photo gallery: MU hosts groundbreaking for Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
The laboratory plays a major role in the early detection, testing and post-outbreaks of foreign and emerging animal diseases, including avian influenza, African swine fever, foot-and-mouth disease, rabies and chronic wasting disease.
Sept. 14, 2022
$25 million MU grant to help farmers adopt climate-smart practices
USDA award is the largest federal research, education and extension grant ever awarded to an MU faculty member.
Sept. 6, 2022
Small RNA have big implications for crop growth
MU’s Blake Meyers is the 12th MU faculty to be elected to prestigious National Academy of Sciences.
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