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Rational drug design

rational drug design

(Science: pharmacology) modeling the molecular structure of the target of a drug, for example, an antigen, and then designing a drug that will attack it.

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Re: Help in Drug Discovery

... screening. A very different method is rational drug design. You can prod at those key phrases to get an outline of those ...

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by jonmoulton
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help in Drug Discovery
Replies: 6
Views: 3345

More general biology questions..

... work yet, so its my pocket money I've saved) Drug design 1. With rational drug design, is it true that there are two different types? ...

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by freedompeace
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: More general biology questions..
Replies: 1
Views: 6498

3 Day Conference on Structure-Based Drug Design

... Bio-IT World's Eleventh Annual Structure-Based Drug Design: Rational Molecular Approaches to Targeted Therapeutics - From Fragments ...

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Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: Bioinformatics

antibiotic research

people have tried to create designer antibiotics, just like they have tried to create other designer drugs by looking at the structure of the target enzyme. Unfortunately, so far, rational drug design just doesn't work. Unfortunately now most ...

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by MrMistery
Sat Jan 02, 2010 4:37 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: antibiotic research
Replies: 9
Views: 4736

The Fiber Disease

... to specific target genes to improve drug discovery and target validation. Development ... genetic sequences offers the possibility of rational design with high specificity, lacking in many current drug ...

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by London
Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6265512
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