The terms Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Chemistry are used in different countries to cover the interdisciplinary theories, methods and techniques of drug design. This involves the identification, synthesis and development of new chemical structures, or formulations of existing drugs, to improve therapeutic efficacy, bioavailability, mitigate side-effects, or overcome intellectual property issues.
International Conference of Natural Products and Traditional Medicine
Details of three-day meeting to be held in Xi'an, China.
Wikipedia: Medicinal Chemistry
Article explaining the synonym, and the relationship between pharmacology and design of chemicals, compiled by the public.
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