Dr Rink-Jan Lohman

Research Fellow

School of Pharmacy
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences


Research Interests

  • Pharmacology
  • pharmacokinetics
  • inflammatory disease
  • peptides as disease modifying drugs
  • oral bioavailablity and transporters


  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Melbourne
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne


  • Tan, Madeleine S. A., Pandey, Preeti, Lohman, Rink-Jan, Falconer, James R., Siskind, Dan J. and Parekh, Harendra S. (2022). Fabrication and Characterization of Clozapine Nanoemulsion Sol–Gel for Intranasal Administration. Molecular Pharmaceutics. doi: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.2c00513

  • Kennedy, Amanda J., Sundström, Linda, Geschwindner, Stefan, Poon, Eunice K. Y., Jiang, Yuhong, Chen, Rongfeng, Cooke, Rob, Johnstone, Shawn, Madin, Andrew, Lim, Junxian, Liu, Qingqi, Lohman, Rink-Jan, Nordqvist, Anneli, Fridén-Saxin, Maria, Yang, Wenzhen, Brown, Dean G., Fairlie, David P. and Dekker, Niek (2020). Protease-activated receptor-2 ligands reveal orthosteric and allosteric mechanisms of receptor inhibition. Communications Biology, 3 (1) 782, 782. doi: 10.1038/s42003-020-01504-0

  • Rowley, Jessica A., Reid, Robert C., Poon, Eunice K. Y., Wu, Kai-Chen, Lim, Junxian, Lohman, Rink-Jan, Hamidon, Johan K., Yau, Mei-Kwan, Halili, Maria A., Durek, Thomas, Iyer, Abishek and Fairlie, David P. (2020). Potent thiophene antagonists of human complement C3a receptor with anti-inflammatory activity. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 63 (2) acs.jmedchem.9b00927, 529-541. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.9b00927

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Book Chapter

  • Lohman, Rink-Jan, Harrison, Rosemary S., Ruiz-Gomez, Gloria, Hoang, Huy Ngoc, Shepherd, Nicholas E., Chow, Shiao, Hill, Timothy A., Madala, Praveen K. and Fairlie, David P. (2015). Helix-constrained nociceptin peptides are potent agonists and antagonists of ORL-1 and nociception. Nociceptin opioid. (pp. 1-55) edited by Gerald Litwack. Maryland Heights, MO, United States: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/bs.vh.2014.10.001

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