Receptor based Drug Development from Chinese Herbal Medicine
Project Description

Employing in vitro and in vivo molecular pharmacology approaches to study active constituents of Chinese herbal medicine and their chemical derivatives

Supervisor
XUE Hong
Quota
3
Course type
UROP1100
UROP2100
UROP3100
UROP4100
Applicant's Roles

The Applicant will work closely with a small team of researchers including post-graduate students and provide assistance in lab routines and experiments such as in vitro receptor binding assay and in vivo animal behavior studies.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

Through participating in the project, the Applicant will gain first-hand experience with and direct insight into the scientific endeavor towards modernization of Chinese medicine.

Complexity of the project
Moderate