Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Basic principles of drug action at the cardiovascular system

CH-602

Lecturer(s) :

Diviani Dario
Hummler Beermann Edith
Kellenberger Stephan Beat

Language:

English

Frequency

Every year

Remarque

Next time: Spring 2018

Summary

The aim of this course is two-fold: - to describe the molecular properties of some important drug targets - to illustrate some applications of drugs active at the nervous and cardiovascular systems.

Content

Basic principles of drug action at the cardiovascular system
1) Pharmacology of the cholinergic and adrenergic system
2) Molecular pharmacology of G protein-coupled receptors
3) Molecular pharmacology of ion channels
4) Anti-coagulant and lipid lowering drugs
5) Pharmacology of heart failure

Note

Spring every year (spread dates in March-April)
The students need to be present at least during 6 of the 7 two-hour of the class.

Keywords

drug action

Assessment methods

written exam

In the programs

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German