The molecular aspect of drugs

wfarm1004  2020-2021  Bruxelles Woluwe

The molecular aspect of drugs
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2 credits
15.0 h + 15.0 h
Q2
Teacher(s)
Language
French
Main themes
The main themes of this course are : (i) Molecular formulas, molecular mass, doses, dilutions. (ii) Structural formulas of drugs : organic functions, isomerism, stereoisomerism, acid-base properties, water solubility, partition coefficient. (iii) Biopharmaceuticals : peptides and carbohydrates. (iv) Basic chemical reactivity of drugs and prodrugs.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Application of the logic of general and organic chemistry to commercial drugs and pharmaceutical preparations.
 

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
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Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelier en sciences pharmaceutiques