The University of Missouri System has a unique and important role in providing teaching, research, service and economic development to the state and has developed a public-facing website for identifying collaborators both at Mizzou and throughout the System. This Academic Analytics website called UM Scholars, allows researchers to search systemwide by name or research topic.
The body’s immune system is the first line of defense against infections like bacteria, viruses or cancers. However, some cancers have developed the art of molecular deception to avoid destruction by the body’s immune system. Now, Yves Chabu, assistant professor of biological sciences, and his team might have found a new way to help the body’s immune system get past that deception and destroy the cancer.