Drug Discovery is one of the few areas which have continued to expand over the last 5 years. Drug discovery involves multidisciplinary teams working in academia, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Our MRes in Drug Discovery provides training in across all aspects of drug discovery and development, clinical pharmacology and medical biotechnology. The degree programme consists of one term of taught courses (3 months) followed by 2 individual research projects lasting 16 weeks each.
COURSES Semester 1 Molecular Pharmacology Small Molecule Drug Discovery Introduction to Bio-Business and the Commercialisation of Bioscience Research Basic Skills-Induction Generic Skills
Optional Introduction to Molecular Biology Applied Statistics Drug Metabolism & Toxicology
Semester 2 Research Project Optional Advanced Bio-Business and the Commercialisation of Bioscience Research Biologic Drug Discovery Basic Research Methods
Semester 3 Research Project 2
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