Advanced Neuropharmaceutics

Course Number: 
NSC/PHM/MVB 8481
Semesters Offered: 
Fall

This course is designed for advanced graduate students in neuroscience, pharmaceutics, and related fields of study. The course addresses delivery of compounds to the central nervous system (CNS) to activate proteins in specific brain regions can provide therapeutic benefit, often with reduced side effects relative to systemic delivery. This course provides a detailed description of the pharmaceutical and pharmacological issues specific to direct drug delivery to the CNS.