MEDC0076 Module 2:The biology of drug discovery programmes
|Module 2: The biology of drug discovery programmes|
|Module Leader||Dr Edith Chan|
What are the most important drug targets? The biology and pharmacology of the 5 major protein families will be explored. Drugs and drug action for each of the family will be explored in depth, including major experimental techniques. Emphasis on how to interpret the biological data from common experiments is stressed. Statistics for Biology will be taught and different modern techniques for target identification will be explored.
List of Lectures and Tutorials
|Module assessment||50% course work + 50% unseen 1 hour exam|