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Severin Mairinger

Department of Clinical Pharmacology
Position: Research Associate (Postdoc)

ORCID: 0000-0001-5094-9351


ATP-Binding Cassette Transporters; Blood-Brain Barrier; Drug Development; Drug Interactions; Lung; Membrane Transport Proteins; Pharmacokinetics; Pharmacology, Clinical; Positron-Emission Tomography; Tissue Distribution

Research group(s)

Selected publications

  1. Mairinger, S. et al. (2022) ‘Impact of P-gp and BCRP on pulmonary drug disposition assessed by PET imaging in rats’, Journal of Controlled Release, 349, pp. 109–117. Available at:
  2. Mairinger, S. et al. (2022) ‘Nuclear medicine imaging methods as novel tools in the assessment of pulmonary drug disposition’, Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, pp. 1–15. Available at:
  3. Mairinger, S. et al. (2020) ‘Assessing the Activity of Multidrug Resistance–Associated Protein 1 at the Lung Epithelial Barrier’, Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 61(11), pp. 1650–1657. Available at:
  4. Mairinger, S. et al. (2020) ‘Plasma pharmacokinetic and metabolism of [18F]THK-5317 are dependent on sex’, Nuclear Medicine and Biology, 84–85, pp. 28–32. Available at:
  5. Mairinger, S. et al. (2018) ‘Influence of breast cancer resistance protein and P-glycoprotein on tissue distribution and excretion of Ko143 assessed with PET imaging in mice’, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 115, pp. 212–222. Available at: