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B Pharm Computer Aided Drug Design Unit 1 PDF Notes


B-Pharmas, prepare to unlock the fascinating world of drug discovery in B Pharm Computer Aided Drug Design Unit 1 PDF Notes! Buckle up as we explore the exciting journey from initial ideas to life-saving medications. Imagine using your knowledge to identify promising "lead" molecules and improve them through smart design. We'll delve into different approaches, from traditional medicine wisdom to AI-powered screening, helping you find potential drug candidates. Feeling creative? We'll introduce you to "analog-based drug design," where you modify existing drugs to create even better versions. Master the concept of "bioisosterism," understanding how to swap atoms while maintaining a drug's properties. By the end of this unit, you'll be equipped to contribute to the early stages of drug discovery, laying the foundation for innovative medications!


B Pharm Computer Aided Drug Design Notes
B Pharm Computer Aided Drug Design Notes

B Pharm Computer Aided Drug Design Unit 1 PDF Notes


Unit 1


Introduction to Drug Discovery and Development

Stages of drug discovery and development


Lead discovery and Analog Based Drug Design

Rational approaches to lead discovery based on traditional medicine, Random screening, Non-random screening, serendipitous drug discovery, lead discovery based on drug metabolism, lead discovery based on clinical observation.


Analog Based Drug Design: Bioisosterism, Classification, Bioisosteric replacement. Any three case studies


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