biochemical pharmacology


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biochemical pharmacology

[‚bī·ō‚kem·ə·kəl ‚fär·mə′käl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
The study of the effects of chemicals on biochemical reactions in living systems and the effects of these systems on the chemicals, that is, their metabolism.
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Alan Boobis, professor of biochemical pharmacology at Imperial College London and co-chair of the RISK21 Committee.
Boobis, a professor of biochemical pharmacology, and director of the Public Health England Toxicology Unit at Imperial College London, explains that the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Boobis, a professor of biochemical pharmacology, and director of the Public Health England Toxicology Unit at Imperial College London, explains that the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), a global treaty to protect human health and the environment from certain chemicals, which became effective in 2004, means that "very few chemicals in use today accumulate in the body".
Professor Schinazi is the Frances Winship Walters Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology at Emory University.
Part of the research results will be published in the journal, Biochemical Pharmacology, which has the article posted on its website.
Center for Biochemical Pharmacology, Experimental Pathology Group, U.
The scientists' 2009 article in Biochemical Pharmacology has details.
The scientific component goes into chemistry, biochemical pharmacology, and biology to give a basic understanding of drug actions, drug effects, and the user's response to them.
This is where biochemical pharmacology plays a critical role.
The titles of their contributions are as follows: An introduction to the scientific literature of herbs, spices and medicinal plants, Chemotaxonomic aspects of essential oils, Botanical nomenclature of culinary herbs and potherbs, Biochemistry of monoterpenes and sesquiterpenes of the essential oils, The biochemical pharmacology of plantalkaloids, Plyphenolic compounds with biological and pharmacological activity, Production ecology of secondary plant products, The chemistry, pharmacology and commercial formulations of chamomile, and Medicinal plants of Israel -an ethnobotanical survey.
Findings that will appear in an upcoming issue of BIOCHEMICAL PHARMACOLOGY show that abaerol also improves zidovudine's potency, he says.
in Biochemical Pharmacology at State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a Bachelors of Science in Biology and Chemistry at Union College in Schenectady.

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