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Course requirements

M.Sc. in Pharmacology (Chemical Biology option)

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Required courses (9-15 credits)


How to apply to the Chemical Biology option

How do I apply to the program?

The Chemical Biology Option is offered by three departments: Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

Students wishing to enroll in the program must apply directly for admission to graduate studies in one of these three departments (Biochemistry, Chemistry, Pharmacology).

Chemical Biology Interdepartmental Graduate Option

The Chemical biology graduate option at McGill

What is Chemical Biology?

Molecular model

Chemical Biology can be defined as the design or identification and the exploitation of novel small molecules as tools to investigate questions in biology.