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Pharmaceutical Sciences (PSCI)
- D class assignments for graduate students available in PSC713; phone (323) 442-1474.
- For a complete schedule for classes available for the Doctor of Pharmacy program, contact USC School of Pharmacy Graduate Affairs, 1985 Zonal Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90033.
Drug-related genetics principles; pharmacogenetics influencing drug action, including individual responses to drugs based on SNPs; and genetic engineering and gene therapy.
|49015D||005||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Friday||4 of 30||Roger Duncan||OFFICE|
Multidisciplinary science where the knowledge of chemistry is utilized to solve problems in biology, and biological systems are evolved to gain new functions. This course aims to establish a great opportunity for graduate students at the interface of biology and chemistry. Recommended preparation: Formal coursework in Chemist and Biochemistry.
|49057D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 50||TBA|
|49058D||005||Discussion||TBA||TBA||0 of 50||TBA|
Research leading to the master`s degree. Maximum units which may be applied to the degree to be determined by the department. Graded CR/NC.
|49010D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 25||OFFICE|
Part-time or full-time, practical work experience in the student's field of study. The internship must be located at an off-campus facility. Students are individually supervised by faculty. May not be taken until the student has completed at least one semester of enrollment in the graduate program with a cumulative 3.0 GPA.
- Restriction: Registration open to the following class level(s): Doctoral Student, Master Student
|49096D||005||1.0||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 20||OFFICE|
Topics in advanced pharmaceutical sciences.
|Protein Engineering and Drug Discovery|
|49098D||005||2.0||Lecture||1:00-3:00pm||Tuesday||22 of 30||Yong Zhang,|
Julio Camarero Palao
|Principles of Research Methodology|
|49099D||005||4.0||Lecture||1:00-2:50pm||Wed, Thu||27 of 30||Angel P Tabancay Jr,|
Ian Haworth,Clay Wang
Explores the chemical and physical-chemical nature of free radicals and related reactive species. Examines the roles of antioxidants and how they work. Recommended preparation: Course work in biology and chemistry.
- Crosslist: This course is offered by the GERO department but may qualify for major credit in PSCI. To register, enroll in GERO 666.
Lectures and discussion sessions on pharmaceutics-related immunology, including drugs affecting the immune system, antibodies and cytokines as drugs, and new developments in immunobiotechnology.
|49028D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 25||TBA|
Principles of advanced pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics. Mathematical description of drug disposition processes. Design and evaluation of pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic studies. Advanced approaches to parameter estimates.
|49062D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 25||TBA|
Principles of cellular drug transport, in vivo drug transport, and modern drug delivery, including drug targeting. Preparation: college level chemistry and biology.
|49060D||005||Lecture||10:00-11:50am||Tue, Thu||23 of 30||Curtis Okamoto||OFFICE|
Mechanisms of membrane trafficking and intracellular transport and the utilization of these mechanisms in drug delivery and targeting. Recommended preparation: INTD 531.
|49064D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||0 of 20||Curtis Okamoto||TBA|
Research leading to the doctorate. Maximum untis which may be applied to the degree to be determined by the department. Graded CR/NC.
|49078D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||19 of 40||OFFICE|
Credit on acceptance of dissertation. Graded CR/NC.
|49080D||005||Lecture||TBA||TBA||1 of 25||OFFICE|