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BIO8414 Drug Design and Discovery

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences


The course will review major aspects of the discovery and design of drugs and the role of natural products. The role of molecular interactions at target sites will be emphasised. High throughput and high content screening of candidate structures will be described together with the use of computational methods to identify desirable structures. The application of high standards of human and animal ethics will be emphasised.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba