DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
BI 528 CHEMOINFORMATICS AND IPR ISSUES (1L+1P) II
To get insight into chemoinformatics and its role in drug discovery.
Chemo informatics: History, Current activities and Challenges in the Chemo informatics, Chemical information and sources, Major chemical databases and information retrieval, Chemical Structure drawing tools.
Chemo informatics and drug discovery, Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics, Drug potency and Efficacy, Docking, Active site, Absorption, Distribution, Development of a drug: Classical steps, Chemical Parameters in drug design, Structure based drug discovery, Quantitative Structure Activity Relationships.
IPR issues: Definitions, Production of plant varieties and farmer’s rights authority and registry. Registration of plant varieties and essentially derived varieties. Duration and effect of registration of benefit sharing. Surrender and revocation of certificate and recertification and correction of register, farmer’s rights, Compulsory license, Plant varieties protection appellate tribunal, Finance, accounts and audit, Infringement, offences, penalties and procedure.