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Molecular Pharmacology

Lectures: 3h/week, Assessment: end of the term final exam (and/or in September)

  • · Molecular basis of drug action.
  • · Major drug targets.
  • · Drug-Receptor bonding interactions.
  • · Types of Receptors. Signal transduction pathways and their role in drug action.
  • · Types of Drug-Receptor interaction (agonists, antagonists, partial and inverse agonists)
  • · Contribution of molecular pharmacology to Ligand/Drug Design
  • · Molecular mechanism of free radical processes in the body and inhibition thereof.