P&TX 630. Pharmacology I. 4 Hours.
The pharmacology series covers the mechanisms by which drugs interact with living organisms. An integrative emphasis will be placed on understanding the molecular basis of drug action with respect to modifying the pathophysiology of specific disease states. Topics in PTX 630 include, general principles of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, molecular biology, pharmacogenomics, and pharmacology of the nervous system. Prerequisite: BIOL 646 or equivalent. LEC.