Dirk P. Bohmann, Ph.D.

Dirk P. Bohmann, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 633
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 273-1440
Fax: (585) 273-1450
Office: (585) 273-1446
Lab: (585) 273-2904


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Awards & Honors (Local)

German Research Foundation Post-doctoral Fellowship Award 1986 - 1988
German Cancer Center Predoctoral Fellowship Award 1983 - 1986

Recent Journal Articles

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2016 May
Chatterjee N, Tian M, Spirohn K, Boutros M, Bohmann D. "Keap1-Independent Regulation of Nrf2 Activity by Protein Acetylation and a BET Bromodomain Protein." PLoS genetics. 2016 May; 12(5):e1006072. Epub 2016 May 27.
2016 Feb 25
Li X, Chatterjee N, Spirohn K, Boutros M, Bohmann D. "Cdk12 Is A Gene-Selective RNA Polymerase II Kinase That Regulates a Subset of the Transcriptome, Including Nrf2 Target Genes." Scientific reports. 2016 Feb 25; 6:21455. Epub 2016 Feb 25.
2015 Nov
Pitoniak A, Bohmann D. "Mechanisms and functions of Nrf2 signaling in Drosophila." Free radical biology & medicine. 2015 Nov; 88(Pt B):302-13. Epub 2015 Jun 25.
2014 May
Bohmann D, Dhillon P. "Towards a systems-level understanding of aging and cancer: an interview with Dirk Bohmann." Disease models & mechanisms. 2014 May; 7(5):499-502.
2013 Oct
Tsakiri EN, Sykiotis GP, Papassideri IS, Terpos E, Dimopoulos MA, Gorgoulis VG, Bohmann D, Trougakos IP. "Proteasome dysfunction in Drosophila signals to an Nrf2-dependent regulatory circuit aiming to restore proteostasis and prevent premature aging." Aging cell. 2013 Oct; 12(5):802-13. Epub 2013 Jun 28.

Current Appointments

Senior Associate Dean, Basic Research - Department of Dean's Office M&D - Administration (SMD) - Primary Administrative
Donald M. Foster, MD Professorship in Biomedical Genetics - Department of Biomedical Genetics (SMD)
Professor - Department of Biomedical Genetics (SMD) - Primary


Habilitation | Molecular Biology | University of Heidelberg1997
PhD | Biology | University of Tübingen1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Postdoctoral Fellow in laboratory of Professor Robert Tjian at the University of California, Berkeley, CA 1989