Roosevelt University in Chicago, Schaumburg and Online - Logo

Course Details

PHAR 513  MOLECULAR BIO & HUMAN GENETICS

This course is primarily focused on providing background of structure and function of genes and chromosomes, protein synthesis, gene mapping and identification, genetic diagnosis/ testing, gene therapy, developmental and genetics of common diseases in relation to drug action. Understanding and interpretation of important concepts in personalized medicine (pharmacogenetics), clinical genetics and genetic counseling will be covered. Knowledge imparted will help students in therapeutic drug monitoring and optimization of drug therapy.

Credits:  3

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites listed for this course.

Course Notes:

There are no additional notes for this course.