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Pharmacology Futures - Exploring Future Drug Development is organized by British Pharmacological Society (BPS) and will be held on May 17, 2018 at Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Course Description:
Pharmacology Futures 2018 will explore the technologies that will drive drug development over the next 10 to 15 years, with speakers sharing their visions of the future to celebrate 250 years of pharmacology in Edinburgh.br/>
Course Objective:
To explore the technologies that will drive drug development over the next 10 to 15 years.

Course Aims:
• To understand the role of structural genomics in generating and testing small molecule inhibitors • To appreciate the importance of epigenetics as a target for drug discovery
• To recognize the role of stem cells in therapeutics, drug safety pharmacology, and drug discovery • To appreciate the use of biomarkers in guiding therapy
• To understand the importance of allosteric drug binding sites for novel drug development
• To describe trans-institute approaches to drug development for neurological diseases, using the NIMH as an example.

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

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James Dear
James Dear


Susan G. Amara
Susan G. Amara

Physiology and Biophysics

Mark T. Nelson
Mark T. Nelson

Clinical Pharmacology

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Museum of Scotland
Chambers St
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Official Hotel

Museum of Scotland,

Chambers St,

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom EH1 1JF,

+44 300 123 6789

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