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417 reviews

About the Course

The University of California San Diego, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Drug Discovery course brings you lectures from both faculty and industry experts. With this course, recorded on campus at UCSD, we seek to share our access to top people in the field who bring an unprecedented range of expertise on drug discovery. In this course you will learn the drug discovery process up to the filing of an Initial New Drug Application or IND. Each week you will learn the steps that a pharmaceutical or biotech company goes through to discover a new therapeutic drug. In this course you will be able to: * Understand the pharmaceutical and biotechnology market a changing landscape * Learn the major aspects of the drug discovery process, starting with target selection, to compound screening to designing lead candidates. * Recognize current modern drug discovery based on the lock-and-key theory, which attempts to use one single compound to hit one target to combat the related disease. * Increase understanding of the various drug discovery tools and methods that are used for finding, identifying and designing a new drug. * Define and understand the regulatory responsibilities for drug discovery to file an Investigational New Drug Application (IND). This course is intended as part 1 of a series: Drug Discovery, Drug Development (https://www.coursera.org/learn/drug-development) and Drug Commercialization (https://www.coursera.org/learn/drug-commercialization). We would highly recommend that you take the courses in order since it will give you a better understanding on how a drug is discovered in the lab before being tested in clinical trials and then launched in the market place....

Top reviews

JS
Jun 9, 2020

This course helps to understand the basic fundamental & principles of drug discovery clearly. I am very thankful to the Coursera and University of California San Diego for providing this course to me.

HG
Oct 15, 2018

Very well done and informative. I truly appreciate the Drug process in entirety being broken down into sections that are easy to comprehend. It is obvious the speakers were chosen for their knowledge.

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By Amalnath

Sep 16, 2020

it is very useful

By 19BBT027-KEERTHANA P N B B

Sep 10, 2020

Its really useful

By Astha N

May 19, 2020

Very good course.

By KINGSHUK D

Sep 27, 2020

Very Informative

By Celshia M P

Sep 14, 2020

Very informative

By parikshith s d

Aug 24, 2020

wonderful course

By Harini

Jun 28, 2020

It's very useful

By yatam s r t

Jun 8, 2020

good and helpful

By Sravya j

Jun 3, 2020

Very good course

By bhargava l p

May 31, 2020

very informative

By Dalvi S B

May 28, 2020

Its very helpful

By NARAYANA M G

May 26, 2020

very informative

By Saba S

May 6, 2020

Excellent course

By MAROUANE B

Jun 16, 2020

very good cours

By Shamsa M

Nov 15, 2020

Lovely course!

By Lamis f A m

Sep 24, 2020

Perfect course

By Osemheahon A

May 16, 2020

Amazing course

By sristi d

May 30, 2020

learned a lot

By Swagata N

Sep 29, 2020

Good session

By Manda L p

Jun 9, 2020

very helpful

By MITRAA N U

May 9, 2020

Very helpful

By Tahir H

Apr 18, 2020

Motivational

By David M

Mar 3, 2019

Great course

By shaikh s s

Sep 18, 2020

goog course

By HIMANI R

Sep 6, 2020

Nice course