Pharmacology and toxicology
- Pharmacology and toxicology are scientific disciplines that study the molecular, cellular and tissue mechanisms underlying the efficacy and adverse effects of drugs and other active substances on living organisms. These disciplines are essential in the discovery and development of drugs, and for their proper use after they come to market.
- Pharmacology and Toxicology also have a central place in the design of cosmetics or phytosanitary products, whose activity and safety must also be established.
- The course “Pharmacology and Toxicology” offers a training which aims to allow students to acquire the skills necessary for the exercise of the trades in relation to the discovery and the development of drugs, cosmetics or phytosanitary products, or the good use. of these active substances, in both industrial and academic settings.