David Korasick

David Korasick

Graduate Student, Plant Biology Program
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
NIFA-AFRI Graduate Research Fellow

B.S., Chemistry  Minor: Biology, University of Missouri, Columbia
2005-2009, summa cum laude

M.S., Chemistry  Degree Emphasis: Chemical Biology, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Ph.D., Plant Biology, Washington University in St Louis

American Society of Plant Biologists Travel Award, 2013
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2011
Life Sciences Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program, 2008

Korasick, DA, and JM Jez (2015) Protein domains: structure, function, and methods.  In Encyclopedia of Cell Biology(Bradshaw RA & Stah Pl, Eds) (in press)

Korasick, DA, S Chatterjee, M Tonelli, H Dashti, SG Lee, CS Westfall, DB Fulton, AH Andreotti, GK Amarasinghe, LC Strader, and JM Jez (2015)  Defining a two-pronged structural model for PB1 domain interaction in plant auxin responses. Journal of Biological Chemistry 290:12868-12878.

Smith JM, ME Leslie, SJ Robinson, DA Korasick, T Zhang, SK Backues, PV Cornish, SJ Koo, SY Bednarek, and A Hesse (2014) Loss of Arabidopsis thaliana dynamin-related protein 2B reveals separation of innate immune signaling pathways.  PLos Pathogens 10: e1004578.

Korasick, DA, CS Westfall, SG Lee, R Dumas, M Nanao, G Hagen, TJ Guilfoyle, JM Jez, and LC Strader (2014)  Molecular basis for AUXIN RESPONSE FACTOR interaction and the control of auxin response repression. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111:5427-5432.

Korasick, DA, TA Enders, and LC Strader (2013) Auxin biosynthesis and storage forms. J. Exp. Bot. 64:2541-2555.

Strieter, ER and DA Korasick (2012) Unraveling the Complexity of Ubiquitin Signaling. ACS Chem Biol. 7: 52-63.

Korasick, DA, C McMichael, KA Walker, J Anderson, SY Bednarek, and A Heese (2010)  Novel functions of STOMATAL CYTOKINESIS-DEFECTIVE 1 (SCD1) in innate immune responses against bacteria. J. Biol. Chem. 285: 23342-23350.

Backues, SK, DA Korasick, A Heese, and SY Bednarek (2010) The Arabidopsis Dynamin-Related Protein2 Family Is Essential for Gametophyte Development. The Plant Cell  22: 3218-3231.