BIOL 0342 - Drug Development

Credits: 3

Integrating inter-disciplinary knowledge gained in numerous courses, the objective of this course is to provide students with an in-depth understanding of the pharmaceutical development process; from lab bench to the pharmacy shelf. Lectures, round table discussions, and guest speakers from the biotechnology community will provide for an understanding of the processes of product development and the laws, economics, ethics, and current and future models in drug discovery for the treatment and prevention of disease. Students will be evaluated by case studies, group presentations, and exams.

Prerequisites: BIOL 0129  and either BIOL 0205  or BIOL 0223 .

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