BIO/14 - 8 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff

Office: Torre Biologica, Torre Sud, piano IV, via Santa Sofia,97
Phone: 0954781198
Office Hours: tutti i giorni previo appuntamento da concordare via email

Learning Objectives

In the first part of the present course, students will acquire information about basic principles in Pharmacology, from drug development processes to pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, drugs mechanisms, signal transduction pathways, factors affecting response to drugs, adverse drug reactions. In the second part, students will be introduced to an overview of selected drug classes and their clinical applications.

Course Structure

Lectures. Students are invited to actively participate with questions, comments and thoughts related to covered topics

Detailed Course Content

General Pharmacology

Drug classes

Textbook Information

1. Rossi - Cuomo - Riccardi: Farmacologia - Principi di base e applicazioni terapeutiche, Minerva Medica, Edizione III

2. Rang - Dale: Farmacologia, Ed. Edra, Edizione VIII

3. Katzung - Preziosi - Masters – Trevor: Farmacologia Generale e Clinica, Piccin, Edizione IX

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