CHEM 503 Drug Discovery (3 credits)

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Offered by: Chemistry (Faculty of Science)


Chemistry : The aim of this course is to provide an introduction to the overall drug discovery process. The main focus of the course will be on medicinal chemistry, synthesis and catalysis, as they relate to large-scale production of pharmaceutical agents. However, other aspects of drug discovery, including structural research (e.g. NMR, X-ray), biochemistry, drug metabolism and bioavailability will also be included.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Tsantrizos, Youla S (Fall)

  • Fall

  • Prerequisite(s): CHEM 302 and one of BIOL 200 or CHEM 332, or permission of instructor.

  • Restriction: U3 and graduate students. Students can register only with permission of coordinators.