Kjong Lehmann

Kjong-Van Lehmann, PhD.
Biomedical Informatics Group
Room: CAB F52.2
Tel: +41 44 632 9067
Mailing Address: ETH Zurich
Department of Computer Science
CAB F52.2
Universitätsstrasse 6
8092 Zurich, Switzerland


  • since 2016 Postdoctoral Researcher at ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
  • 2013-2016 Research Fellow Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY, USA.
  • 2006-2012 PhD Student at University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  • 2001-2006 Undergraduate and Diploma student at Friedrich Schiller Universität in Jena Germany.


  1. JM Fear, LG Leon-Novelo, AM Morse, AR Gerken, KV Lehmann, J. Tower, SV Nuzhdin, LM McIntyre. Buffering of Genetic Regulatory Networks in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. 10.1534/genetics.116.188797, 2016.
  2. Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network. The molecular taxonomy of primary prostate cancer. Cell 163 (4), 1011-1025, 2015.
  3. YZ. Kurmangaliyev, AV. Favorov, NM. Osman, KV. Lehmann, D Campo, MP Salomon, J. Tower, MS Felfand, SV Nuzhdin. Natural variation of gene models in Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Genomics. 16 (1), 1, 2015.
  4. KV. Lehmann, A. Kahles, C. Kandoth, W. Lee, N. Schultz, O. Stegle and G. Rätsch. Integrative Genome-Wide Analysis of the Determinants of RNA Splicing in Kidney Renal Clear Cell Carcinoma. Pacific Symposium Biocomputing, 2015; 20; 44-55, 2015.
  5. D. Campo, KV. Lehmann, C. Fjeldsted, T. Souaiaia, J. Kao, SV Nuzhdin. Whole-genome sequencing of two North American Drosophila melanogaster populations reveals genetic differentiations and positive selection. Molecular Ecology 22 (20), 5084-5097, 2013.
  6. KV. Lehmann, T. Chen. Exploring functional variant discovery in non-coding regions with SInBaD. Nucleic acids research 41 (1), e7, 2013.