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CHEM 332 - Medicinal Chemistry (4)

An overview of the principles underlying the discovery, design, and development of modern medicines. Topics include: target identification; pharmacodynamics & pharmacokinetics; lead identification & optimization; and considerations for application to the clinic. Fulfills the elective option for the Major in Chemistry and the elective requirement for the Minor in Chemistry. Prerequisite: CHEM 231 (Organic Chemistry II), minimum grade of C.