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Advances in Drug Designing (Ph.D): Course Outline

Drug Design course aims to provide students with an understanding of the process of drug discovery and development from the identification of novel drug targets to the introduction of new drugs into clinical practice.

Course Outline

Introduction and overview of the drug designing process

Modern techniques used for drug designing

The science of drug discovery

Target and ligand base drug designing

Introduction to computational biology

Principles of pharmacogenomics in silico/ virtual drug designing

Tools and databases used for the screening of genomes

Docking studies

  • Introduction to docking
  • Use of various docking software’s
  • Docking run and validation of docking results

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