Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

CHEM 542 - MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY I

Long Title: MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY I
Department: Chemistry
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisite(s): (CHEM 212 OR CHEM 320) AND BIOC 301
Description: Enrollment is open to all students. Undergraduate enrollment requires instructor permission via special registration form. An introductory course intended to provide the student with an overview of the elements of drug discover, design and development. Targets for drug discovery will be discussed, as well as considerations of drug optimization with respect to the biological target and drug metabolism. A summary of the FDA and patent processes will also be included.Undergraduates may register for the course by filling out a special registration form. These forms can be brought to DBH 243 for processing.