Dr. Elias Dohmen

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Email: e.dohmen@wwu.de

Tel.: +49-(0)251-83-21508

Room: Hüfferstr.1a - 3


  • 2015 - 2020 PhD in Bioinformatics at WWU Münster with Prof. Dr. Bornberg-Bauer
    Thesis: Protein Domains as Molecular Markers for Large Scale Sequence Analysis
  • 2012 - 2015 Master of Science in Biology (Special Study Program "Evolution and Biocomplexity"), WWU Münster
    Thesis: The Evolutionary Origin of Novel Enzyme Functions
  • 2009 - 2012 Bachelor of Science in Biology, WWU Münster


  • The modular nature of protein evolution: Domain rearrangement rates across eukaryotic life
    Dohmen E, Klasberg S, Bornberg-Bauer E, Perrey S and Kemena C
    BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2020
  • Gene content evolution in the arthropods
    Thomas GWC, Dohmen E, [...], Stephens R
    Genome Biology, 2020
  • Higher-order epistasis shapes the fitness landscape of a xenobiotic-degrading enzyme
    Yang G, Anderson DW, Baier F, Dohmen E, Hong N, Carr PD, Kamerlin SCL, Jackson C, Bornberg-Bauer E, Tokuriki N
    Nature Chem Bio, 2019
  • DOGMA: a web server for proteome and transcriptome quality assessment
    Carsten Kemena, Elias Dohmen, Erich Bornberg-Bauer
    Nucleic Acids Research, 2019
  • Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and the heat stress response of Daphnia pulex: ROS-mediated activation of hypoxia-inducible factor 1 (HIF-1) and heat shock factor 1 (HSF-1) and the clustered expression of stress genes
    Klumpen, E., Hoffschröer, N., Zeis, B., Gigengack, U., Dohmen, E. and Paul, R. J.
    Biol. Cell, 2017
  • DOGMA: domain-based transcriptome and proteome quality assessment.
    Elias Dohmen, Lukas P. M. Kremer, Erich Bornberg-Bauer, Carsten Kemena
    Bioinformatics, 2016