Jeremy Dahmen - Posdoctoral Research Associate

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Jeremy L. Dahmen
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Divisions of Plant Science and Biochemistry
202 Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center
Columbia, MO 65211
Email: jldahmen at or dahmen at
Lab phone: (573) 884 4799



Ph.D.    2010       Institute of Biological Chemistry; Washington State University; Pullman, WA
M.S.      2005       Biology Department; Middle Tennessee State University; Murfreesboro, TN
B.S.      2003       Biology Department; Middle Tennessee State University; Murfreesboro, TN

Professional Experiences

2011- Present    Postdoctoral Research Associate
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Divisions of Plant Science and Biochemistry

June- Sept. 2007    Visiting Scientist
DuPont Experimental Station, Wilmington, DE
Crop Genetics

2005- 2010    Graduate Research Assistant
Washington State University, Pullman, WA
Institute of Biological Chemistry

2003- 2005    Research Assistant
Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
Department of Biology

Refereed Manuscripts

1. Zhu M, Dahmen JL, Stacey G, & Chen J. Predicting gene regulatory networks of soybean nodulation from RNA-Seq transcriptome data. BMC Bioinformatics: Under Review

2. Dahmen JL, Olsen R, Fahy D, Wallis J, & Browse J. Cytochrome b5 coexpression increases Tetrahymena thermophila ?6 fatty acid desaturase activity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Eukaryotic Cell: Under Review

3. Dodson VJ, Dahmen JL, Mouget J-L, & Leblond JD. 2013. Mono- and diagalactosyldiacylglycerol composition of the marannine- producing diatoms, Haslea ostrearia: Comparison to a selection of pinnate and centric diatoms. Phycological Research: In Press.

4. Dahmen JL, Khadka MJ, Dodson J, & Leblond JD. 2013. Mono- and digalactosyldiacylglycerol composition of dinoflagellates. VI. Biochemical and genomic comparison of Chromera velia (Chromerida), a photosynthetic alveolate with a red algal plastid ancestry, to the C20/C18 dinoflagellate Lingulodinium polyedrum.: European Journal of Phycology:  In Press.

5. Dahmen JL & Leblond JD. 2013. Structural analysis and cellular localization of polyunsaturated C27 hydrocarbons in the marine dinoflagellate, Pyrocystis lunula (Dinophyceae). Protist: In Press. DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2012.06.002. (Corresponding author)

6. Dahmen JL, Stacey G, & Hunt HK. 2013. Current and emerging analytical technologies for analyzing chitin- protein binding interactions. Reviews in Analytical Chemistry 32:35-53.

7. Leblond JD & Dahmen JL. 2012. Mono- and digalactosyldiacylglycerol composition of dinoflagellates. V. Galactolipid profile of Alexandrium tamarense (Dinophyceae) during the course of an infection by the parasitic dinoflagellate, Amoebophrya sp. European Journal of Phycology. 47:490-497.

8. Dahmen JL & Leblond JD. 2011. Free sterol composition of the dinoflagellate genus, Pyrocystis: a spectrum of intragenus sterol diversity. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 58:475-479.

9. Leblond JD, Dahmen JL, & Evens TJ. 2010. Mono- and digalactosyldiacylglycerol composition of dinoflagellates. IV. Temperature-induced modulation of fatty acid regiochemistry as observed by electrospray ionization/mass spectrometry. European Journal of Phycology 45:13-18.

10. Leblond JD, Sengco MR, Sickman JO, Dahmen JL, & Anderson DM. 2006. Sterols of the syndinian dinoflagellate parasite, Amoebophrya sp., a parasite of the dinoflagellate Alexandrium tamarense (Dinophyceae). Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 53: 211-216.

11. Leblond JD, Dahmen JL, Seipelt RL, Elrod-Erickson MJ, Cahoon AB, Kincaid R, Howard JC, Evans TJ, & Chapman PJ. 2005. Lipid composition of Chlorarachniophytes (Chlorarachniophyceae) from the genera Bigelowiella, Gymnochlora, and Lotharella. Journal of Phycology 41: 311-321.