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$389M

Total research expenditures, FY21

100+

Average annual new invention disclosures

$5B

Impact on Missouri's economy, FY21

Research, Innovation and Impact

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A partnership between Research, Innovation and Impact and MU Extension, The Connector provides research and professional development opportunities, engagement resources, and programming through meaningful partnerships with faculty, students and staff at our institution and surrounding communities.

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Sponsored Programs Administration leaders share best practices and answer frequently asked questions from researchers applying for and managing grants and industry contracts.

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Investigators researching humans, animals and plant health can access powerful tools at MU’s PET Imaging Center housed at the College of Veterinary Medicine.

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We help MU inventors leverage the impact of their research by to translating innovations into products, jobs and businesses. 

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Mizzou offers programs, coaching and resources to help students turn ideas for new products, services and businesses into reality. 

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