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Introduction to Biopharma: Methods (INBIM)

Certification Training
Duration: 0.9 hours, Online (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
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Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. BioPharma Institute ReviewsThis course introduces genomics and combinatorial chemistry. This course introduces the human genome and the concepts of proteomics and bioinformatics, covers the different ways in which genomic-derived information may be used, and explains how genomics will influence new drug discovery.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.

The Introduction to Biopharma: Methods course is found in the following professional certification program(s):


1. Course Information
2. Interface Tour
3. Course Overview

4. Objectives
5. Chromosomal Structure
6. DNA Structure
7. Pharmacogenomics
8. Progress Check

9. Objectives
10. Applications of the HGI
11. Proteomics
12. Gene Therapy Targets
13. Bioinformatics
14. Progress Check

15. Objectives
16. Drug Targets
17. Medicinal Chemistry
18. Combinatorial Chemistry
19. High-Throughput Screening
20. Progress Check

21. Summary


Specify the structure of human chromatin at five different levels of resolution.
Describe the structure of DNA.
Define what a SNP is.
Explain the fundamental principle of pharmacogenomics.
List four ways in which genomics information is used to generate new therapeutic agents.
Explain the types of information that proteomics will generate.
List three gene therapy approaches that utilize novel genes to target diseases.
Understand the concept of bioinformatics.
List four different types of cellular drug targets.
Define the two technologies that allow the creation of large combinatorial libraries.
Specify two of the features of an assay that make it amenable to high-throughput screening.
Understand how the combination of high throughput screening and combinatorial chemistry has accelerated drug discovery.

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