3 ch (3C) Description: An introduction to medicinal chemistry. Sample topics include the drug discovery process, the medicinal chemistry of enzymes, receptors, and nucleic acids, as well as modern experimental and computational approaches to drug design. Chemical aspects of current protein and nucleic acids tools will also be covered.
Office: Toole 237
January 6 - April 14, 2014
Lectures: M,W,F: 12:30-1:20, Toole 303
Maximum enrolment: 65
- Prerequisite: BIOL 2033
- Corequisite: CHEM 3421
G. L. Patrick, "An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry", 5th Ed., Oxford University Press, 2013. ISBN: 0199697396
Available at UNB Bookstore and on amazon.ca.
Textbook website with student resources: http://global.oup.com/uk/orc/chemistry/patrick5e/
- R. B. Silverman, "The Organic Chemistry of Drug Design and Drug Action", 2nd Ed., Academic Press, 2004.
- G. Thomas, "Medicinal Chemistry. An Introduction", 2nd Ed. Wiley, 2000.
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Course website (public) : http://taxane.chem.unb.ca/GD/courses/4523/4523.html
|Midterm (in-class), Mar. 12, 2014||35%|
|Final (TBA): Date TBA||65%|
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