Grace Y. Sun
University of Missouri
Grace Y. Sun emeritus obtained B.S. in Chemistry from Seattle Pacific University and Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Oregon State University. After holding a research scientist position in Cleveland for 7 years, she was recruited to the Biochemistry Department in University of Missouri. As an internationally renowned neuroscientist, Dr. Sun is recognized for her research on brain lipids and signaling pathways in relation to neurodegenerative diseases and aging.
Her research experience included serving as director of the MU Alzheimer’s disease research program, and project leader in the MU Center for Phytonutrient and Phytochemistry.