MOL CLASS 1 - Introduction (class notes S11)

MOL CLASS 1 - Introduction (class notes S11) - Class 1 -...

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Class 1 - Course Introduction MOL Spring 2011 1 NATURAL SCIENCE II: MOLECULES OF LIFE Spring 2011 Class 1 Monday January 24 Class 1 – Monday, January 24 Course Introduction Next class: Chapter 1 – A Molecular Tour OUTLINE (1) Introductions (2) Why study the molecules of life ? 1 (3) What do drugs look like? (4) Course objectives and themes (5) Course organization (6) How to do well in this course WHY STUDY THE MOLECULES OF LIFE ? The scientific study of biological molecules occurs at the intersection of chemistry , biology , and medicine . CHEMISTRY BIOLOGY MOLECULES OF LIFE 2 MEDICINE
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Class 1 - Course Introduction MOL Spring 2011 2 U.S. DEATHS FROM INFECTIOUS DISEASE 3 WHAT DO DRUGS LOOK LIKE? 4
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Class 1 - Course Introduction MOL Spring 2011 3 WHAT DO DRUGS LOOK LIKE? 5 A NEW GENERATION OF PAINKILLERS cone snails 6 Ziconotide has been tested as a painkiller medication it is 1,000 times more powerful than morphine and is not addictive .
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Class 1 - Course Introduction MOL Spring 2011 4 COURSE OBJECTIVES
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course MAP V55.0310.0 taught by Professor Tracejordan during the Spring '11 term at NYU.

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