MEDCHEM 500 - Principles of Drug Action I
Fall 2020, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Medicinal Chemistry (MEDCHEM)
Department: College of Pharmacy
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3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
Advisory Prerequisites:
First Year PharmD Students.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course introduces concepts required to understand drugs as organic chemicals whose biological activities derive from their chemical structures and physicochemical properties. The course continues with a survey of different analytical methods used to assay pharmaceuticals (including hands-on laboratory exercises) and concludes with a discussion of basic concepts of drug design, structure activity relationships and drug metabolism.


MEDCHEM 500 - Principles of Drug Action I
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
M 12:00PM - 1:00PM
F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (DIS)
W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
003 (LAB)
 In Person
Tu 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Note: Students will be assigned to a lab/skills assessment block for Tuesday's during the time listed. Additional schedule details to be provided at the start of the semester.

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