List of research articles published within the Volkamer Lab during the time at Charité. For additional/earlier publications refer to the Team section and click on any member profile.


  1. (2022). Kinase Similarity Assessment Pipeline for Off-Target Prediction [v1.0]. Living Journal of Computational Molecular Science 3(1):1599. DOI: 10.33011/livecoms.3.1.1599.
  2. (2022). KiSSim: Predicting Off-Targets from Structural Similarities in the Kinome. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 62(10):2600-2616. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.2c00050.
  3. (2022). TeachOpenCADD 2022: Open Source and FAIR Python Pipelines to Assist in Structural Bioinformatics and Cheminformatics Research. Nucleic Acids Research. DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkac267.
  4. (2022). Studying and mitigating the effects of data drifts on ML model performance at the example of chemical toxicity data. Scientific Reports 12(7244). DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-09309-3.
  5. (2022). OpenCADD-KLIFS: A Python package to fetch kinase data from the KLIFS database. The Journal of Open Source Software 7(70):3951. DOI: 10.21105/joss.03951.
    • Suzanne Ackloo
    • Rima Al-awar
    • Rommie E. Amaro
    • Cheryl H. Arrowsmith
    • Hatylas Azevedo
    • Robert A. Batey
    • Yoshua Bengio
    • Ulrich A. K. Betz
    • Cristian G. Bologa
    • John D. Chodera
    • Wendy D. Cornell
    • Ian Dunham
    • Gerhard F. Ecker
    • Kristina Edfeldt
    • Aled M. Edwards
    • Michael K. Gilson
    • Claudia R. Gordijo
    • Gerhard Hessler
    • Alexander Hillisch
    • Anders Hogner
    • John J. Irwin
    • Johanna M. Jansen
    • Daniel Kuhn
    • Andrew R. Leach
    • Alpha A. Lee
    • Uta Lessel
    • Maxwell R. Morgan
    • John Moult
    • Ingo Muegge
    • Tudor I. Oprea
    • Benjamin G. Perry
    • Patrick Riley
    • Sophie A. L. Rousseaux
    • Kumar Singh Saikatendu
    • Vijayaratnam Santhakumar
    • Matthieu Schapira
    • Cora Scholten
    • Matthew H. Todd
    • Masoud Vedadi
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Timothy M. Willson
    (2022). CACHE (Critical Assessment of Computational Hit-finding Experiments): A public–private partnership benchmarking initiative to enable the development of computational methods for hit-finding. Nature Reviews Chemistry. DOI: 10.1038/s41570-022-00363-z.
    • Marina Garcia del Lomana
    • Fredrik Svensson
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Miriam Mathea
    • Johannes Kirchmair
    (2022). Consideration of predicted small-molecule metabolites in computational toxicology. Digital Discovery. DOI: 10.1039/D1DD00018G.
  6. (2022). Quantitative high-throughput phenotypic screening for environmental estrogens using the E-Morph Screening Assay in combination with in silico predictions. Environment International 158:106947. DOI:
  7. 2021

  8. (2021). Maxsmi: Maximizing molecular property prediction performance with confidence estimation using SMILES augmentation and deep learning. Artificial Intelligence in the Life Sciences 1:100014. DOI: 10.1016/j.ailsci.2021.100014.
  9. (2021). Teaching Computer-Aided Drug Design Using TeachOpenCADD. Teaching Programming across the Chemistry Curriculum. ACS Symposium Series 1387. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2021-1387.ch010.
  10. (2021). ChemBioSim: Enhancing Conformal Prediction of In Vivo Toxicity by Use of Predicted Bioactivities. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 61(7):3255-3272. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.1c00451.
  11. (2021). Garcinol from Garcinia indica inhibits HIV‐1 reverse transcriptase‐associated ribonuclease H. Archiv der Pharmazie e2100123. DOI: 10.1002/ardp.202100123.
  12. (2021). Assessing the calibration in toxicological in vitro models with conformal prediction. Journal of Cheminformatics 13(1):35. DOI: 10.1186/s13321-021-00511-5.
  13. (2021). Deep Learning in Virtual Screening: Recent Applications and Developments. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22(9):4435. DOI: 10.3390/ijms22094435.
  14. (2021). New 3-Aryl-2-(2-thienyl)acrylonitriles with High Activity Against Hepatoma Cells. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22(5):2243. DOI: 10.3390/ijms22052243.
  15. (2021). Analyzing Kinase Similarity in Small Molecule and Protein Structural Space to Explore the Limits of Multi-Target Screening. Molecules 26. DOI: 10.3390/molecules26030629.
  16. (2021). Stability of Smyd1 in endothelial cells is controlled by PML-dependent SUMOylation upon cytokine stimulation. Biochemical Journal 478(1):217–234. DOI: 10.1042/BCJ20200603.
  17. 2020

    • Yelena Mostinski
    • Guus J. J. E. Heynen
    • Maria Pascual López-Alberca
    • Jerome Paul
    • Sandra Miksche
    • Silke Radetzki
    • David Schaller
    • Elena Shanina
    • Carola Seyffarth
    • Yuliya Kolomeets
    • Nandor Ziebart
    • Judith de Schryver
    • Sylvia Oestreich
    • Martin Neuenschwander
    • Yvette Roske
    • Udo Heinemann
    • Christoph Rademacher
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Jens Peter von Kries
    • Walter Birchmeier
    • Marc Nazaré
    (2020). From Pyrazolones to Azaindoles: Evolution of Active-Site SHP2 Inhibitors Based on Scaffold Hopping and Bioisosteric Replacement. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 63(23):14780-14804. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.0c01265.
  18. (2020). KinFragLib: Exploring the Kinase Inhibitor Space Using Subpocket-Focused Fragmentation and Recombination. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.0c00839.
    • Steven K. Albanese
    • John D. Chodera
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Simon Keng
    • Robert Abel
    • Lingle Wang
    (2020). Is Structure-Based Drug Design Ready for Selectivity Optimization?. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.0c00815.
  19. (2020). Revealing cytotoxic substructures in molecules using deep learning. Journal of Computer-Aided Molecular Design. DOI: 10.1007/s10822-020-00310-4.
  20. (2020). KnowTox: pipeline and case study for confident prediction of potential toxic effects of compounds in early phases of development. Journal of Cheminformatics 12(24). DOI: 10.1186/s13321-020-00422-x.
  21. 2019

  22. (2019). TeachOpenCADD-KNIME: A Teaching Platform for Computer-Aided Drug Design Using KNIME Workflows. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 59(10):4083-4086. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.9b00662.
    • Jens Schoene
    • Thais Gazzi
    • Peter Lindemann
    • Mathias Christmann
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Marc Nazaré
    (2019). Probing 2H-Indazoles as Template for SGK1, Tie2 and SRC Kinase Inhibitors. ChemMedChem 14(16):1514-1527. DOI: 10.1002/cmdc.201900328.
    • Natalia Ernst
    • Konstantin Fackeldey
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Oliver Opatz
    • Marcus Weber
    (2019). Computation of temperature-dependent dissociation rates of metastable protein-ligand complexes. Molecular Simulation 45(11):904-911. DOI: 10.1080/08927022.2019.1610949.
  23. (2019). TeachOpenCADD: a teaching platform for computer-aided drug design using open source packages and data. Journal of Cheminformatics 11(29). DOI: 10.1186/s13321-019-0351-x.
  24. (2019). Advances and Challenges in Computational Target Prediction. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 59(5):1728-1742. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.8b00832.
  25. (2019). Oxazole-Bridged Combretastatin A-4 Derivatives with Tethered Hydroxamic Acids: Structure–Activity Relations of New Inhibitors of HDAC and/or Tubulin Function. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 20(2):338. DOI: 10.3390/ijms20020383.
  26. 2018

  27. (2018). Transition from Academia to Industry and Back. Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling 58(8):1469-1472. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jcim.8b00459.
  28. (2018). Truly Target-Focused Pharmacophore Modeling: A Novel Tool for Mapping Intermolecular Surfaces. Molecules 23(8):1959. DOI: 10.3390/molecules23081959.
  29. (2018). Prediction, Analysis and Comparison of Active Sites. Applied Cheminformatics - Achievements and Future Opportunities. Wiley 2. DOI: 10.1016/bs.armc.2017.08.001.
  30. 2017

    • Stefan Bietz
    • Therese Inhester
    • Florian Lauck
    • Kai Sommer
    • Mathias M. von Behren
    • Rainer Fährrolfes
    • Florian Flachsenberg
    • Agnes Meyder
    • Eva Nittinger
    • Thomas Otto
    • Matthias Hilbig
    • Karen T. Schomburg
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Matthias Rarey
    (2017). From cheminformatics to structure-based design: Web services and desktop applications based on the NAOMI library. Journal of Biotechnology 261(10):207 - 214. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2017.06.004.
  31. (2017). Kinase-Centric Computational Drug Development. Annual Reports in Medicinal Chemistry (Elsevier) 50:197 - 236. DOI: 10.1016/bs.armc.2017.08.001.
    • Rainer Fährrolfes
    • Stefan Bietz
    • Florian Flachsenberg
    • Agnes Meyder
    • Eva Nittinger
    • Thomas Otto
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Matthias Rarey
    (2017). ProteinsPlus: a web portal for structure analysis of macromolecules. Nucleic Acids Research 45(W1):W337-W343. DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkx333.
    • Annemarie Lang
    • Andrea Volkamer
    • Laura Behm
    • Susanna Röblitz
    • Rainald Ehrig
    • Marlon Schneider
    • Liesbet Geris
    • Joerg Wichard
    • Frank Buttgereit
    (2017). In silico methods – Computational alternatives to animal testing. ALTEX - Alternatives to animal experimentation 35(1):126-128. DOI: 10.14573/altex.1712031.
  32. (2017). KinMap: a web-based tool for interactive navigation through human kinome data. BMC Bioinformatics 18(16). DOI: 10.1186/s12859-016-1433-7.