Director's Message

The mission of the University of Missouri Laboratory for Infectious Disease Research is to provide state of the art facilities to support research on infectious diseases. Our goal is to foster research in the development of novel approaches to prevent and treat diseases caused by some of our most deadly pathogens.






  • LIDR Fosters Research for the Advancement of Vaccines and Therapeutics
  • LIDR BSO, Dr. Travis McCarthy, Elected to MABioN Executive Council
  • MRIGlobal and University of Missouri earn Zika study grant
  • Recent LIDR Publications

    Previous LIDR Publications - 2011 through 2016

    Aerobiology Core

    Immunology Core

    Microbiology Core