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David Schauder

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David Schauder

M3 Student


  • Medical Scientist Training Program

Contact Information



BS, Biochemistry, University of Michigan, 2010

Faculty Advisor

Weiguo Cui, PhD, Blood Research Institute

Research Interests

Transcriptional regulation in CD8 T cells

Research Experience

University of Michigan, 2009-2010
Advisor: Alex Ninfa
Project: Construction of synthetic genetic circuitry in E. coli

National Institutes of Health, 2010-2012
Advisor: Sriram Subramaniam
Project: Investigation of glutamate receptor structure in resting and desensitized states using cryo-electron tomography


Schauder DM, Kuybeda O, Zhang J, Klymko K, Bartesaghi A, Borgnia MJ, Mayer ML, Subramaniam S. Glutamate receptor desensitization is mediated by changes in quaternary structure of the ligand binding domain. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Apr 9;110(15):5921-6.

Tran EE, Borgnia MJ, Kuybeda O, Schauder DM, Bartesaghi A, Frank GA, Sapiro G, Milne JL, Subramaniam S. Structural mechanism of trimeric HIV-1 envelope glycoprotein activation. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8(7):e1002797.

General Interests

Soccer, chess