David Korasick

David Korasick

Graduate Student, Plant Biology Program
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
NIFA-AFRI Graduate Research Fellow
Phone: 
314-935-3873

Education:
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
2010-2011

Ph.D., Plant Biology, Washington University in St Louis
2012-2015

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

Publications:
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.