Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Pharmacological chemistry

CH-414

Lecturer(s) :

Heinis Christian

Language:

English

Summary

The molecular and chemical basis of diseases and therapies are discussed.

Content

Lecures 1-5: The following five major disease areas as well as small molecule therapeutics applied to treat the diseases are discussed:

Lectures 6-13: The following therapeutic formats being mostly biologics are discussed:

 

Keywords

pharmacological chemistry, drug discovery, therapeutics, biologics

Learning Prerequisites

Important concepts to start the course

Basic knowledge in chemistry and biochemistry

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Each week, one of the above described topics is presented in a lecture (45 minutes) and a research paper is discussed (45 minutes).

Expected student activities

The students read each week a research paper and answer questions that are provided (at home). The students participate in the discussion of the paper in the lecture.

Assessment methods

Oral exam

Resources

Notes/Handbook

The following materials are provided on Moodle:

- Handout for each lecture

- PPT presentation of the lectures and the case studies

- Research papers

- Questions about research papers

- Test exam

Websites
Moodle Link

In the programs

Reference week

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      Exercise, TP
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