Medicinal Chemistry : Courses

MCH 401 Drug Discovery Principles

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Fall
Pre-requisite: CHE 202 or CHE 252 and CHE 319 or CHE 349 and CHE 312
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines principles of structural, physical, and physical-organic chemistry, including mechanistic considerations involved in synthetic organic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, and design for chemotherapeutic agents.

MCH 402 Principles of Medicinal Chemistry II

Credits: 3
Semester(s): Spring
Pre-requisite: MCH 401
Type: LEC
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Studies mechanisms of action and other factors that influence drug action within specific drug classes of pharmacodynamic and chemotherapeutic drugs, drug structures, and structure-activity relationships.

MCH 427 Combinatorial Chemistry

Credits: 2
Semester(s): Fall
Type: LAB
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Examines medicinal and synthetic organic chemistry aspects of the design, simultaneous synthesis and computerized tracking, in a highly efficient and automated fashion of many new compounds. Students may take the lecture module alone, but the lab requires completion of the lecture and permission of the instructor.

MCH 498 Undergraduate Research Participation in Medicinal Chemistry

Credits: 1 - 6
Semester(s): Fall, Spring
Type: LAB
Grading: Graded (A-F)
Involves projects in medicinal chemistry involving a literature search and lab work.

MCH 499 Independent Studies

Credits: 1 - 6
Semester(s): Fall, Spring
Type: TUT
Grading: Graded (A-F)
The content of this course is variable and therefore it is repeatable for credit. The University Grade Repeat Policy does not apply.
Involves development of a special topic of student interest under a tutorial arrangement.

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