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Qiuyan Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Tesmer Lab, University of Michigan


B.S. Biotechnology, Tongji University, 2010

Ph.D. Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University 2015


Zhuang T., Chen Q., Cho M.K., Vishnivetskiy S.A., Iverson T.M., Gurevich V.V., and Sanders C.R. (2013) Involvement of distinct arrestin-1 elements in binding to different functional forms of rhodopsin. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110(3): 942-947

Zhan, X., Stoy, H., Kaoud, T. S., Perry, N. A., Chen, Q., Perez, A., Els-Heindl, S., Slagis, J.V., Iverson, T.M., Beck-Sickinger, A.G., Gurevich, E.V., Dalby, K.N., Gurevich, V. V. (2016). Peptide mini-scaffold facilitates JNK3 activation in cells. Scientific Reports, 6, 21025.

Chen, Q., Vishnivetskiy, S.A., Zhuang, T., Cho, M.K., Thaker, T.M., Sanders, C.R., Gurevich, V.V., and Iverson, T.M. (2015) The rhodopsin-arrestin-1 interaction in bicelles. Methods Mol. Biol. 1271:77-95

Vishnivetskiy, S.A., Zhan, X., Chen, Q., Iverson, T.M., and Gurevich, V.V. (2014) Arrestin expression in E. coli and purification.  Curr. Protoc. Pharmacol. 67(Unit 2.11)

Vishnivetskiy S.A., Chen Q., Palazzo M.C., Brooks E.K., Altenbach C., Iverson T.M., Hubbell W.L., and Gurevich V.V. (2013) Engineering visual arrestin-1 with special functional characteristics. J Biol Chem 288(5): 3394-405.