Fall 2017 not offered
|Course Cluster: Health Studies|
This course is designed to explore the molecular basis of disease and treatment options. Topics will reflect the importance of chemistry and biochemistry in the advancement of medicine today and will include treatment of metabolic disorders, rational drug design, and mode of drug action. A large portion of the course will be dedicated to learning computer programs used in computational drug design as part of a final drug design project.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (CHEM251 AND [CHEM383 or MB&B383])
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
|Examination and Assignments: |
Several problem sets, quizzes, exams and an independent student research project.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course will be taught one in a science computer lab.