Chem of Biological Compounds
The course, designed for majors and minors in the
physical and biological sciences, is an
introduction to medicinal chemistry and enzyme
mechanisms. Heavy emphasis is placed on the
chemistry of pharmacological agents and their
synthesis, enzyme mechanisms, and how bioactive
molecules affect enzyme activity and DNA
structure. Discussion of current methods of
pharmaceutical research techniques will also be
explored. Three hours of lecture per week.
Prerequisite: Chemistry 202.
Student must have taken CHE*202