LEVEL: Master and Doctorate
General principles and fundamentals. Study of bioinorganic systems: structural characterization and their action in biological systems. Model compounds for bioinorganic systems. General aspects of drug action. Fundamentals of drug action mechanisms. Discovery, rational planning and development of new drugs. Fundamentals of inorganic medicinal chemistry, essential elements, bioisosterism. Identification and molecular modification of prototypes, studies of promising systems and application in the pharmaceutical industry.
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