PhD Course in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Research topics

  1. Synthesis of new biologically active molecules by the use of liquid-phase and / or solid phase synthesis , combinatorial chemistry, fragment-based approach, microwave-assisted chemistry
  2. Studies on new modified release dosage forms. Use of nanoparticles in drug delivery
  3. Innovative analytical procedures
  4. Separation methods of chiral products
  5. New methods in organic synthesis, with particular reference to the synthesis of compounds of pharmaceutical interest
  6. Rational design of pharmacologically active ligands assisted by computer: Structure-based and ligand-based drug design, virtual screening, 3D-QSAR and CoMFA
  7. Application of physical and physical-chemical methods (biosensors, NMR, etc. ) to studies in pharmaceutical chemistry, nutraceutical and food chemistry