Hacettepe University - Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Department of Pharmaceutıcal Chemıstry
Faculty of Pharmacy -Hacettepe University 06100, Sihhiye-Ankara
Faculty of Pharmacy comprises of three basic units containing thirteen academic departments and four subdepartments. Graduate programmes are carried out by Health Science Institute of Hacettepe University separately in twelve programs. Researches held in the Faculty mainly depend on both basic and applied knowledge related to pharmaceutical sciences and health care systems as in other countries. Research areas are diversified and cover mainly the areas of such as biological activities of natural products and medicinal plant extracts and phytochemical studies on them, pharmaceutical product development and quality assesments, structure and activity relations, new drug delivery systems and their applications, biotechnological products, analytical toxicology and pharmacology, pharmacokinetic and bioavailability of new drugs. Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry was established in 1969. The main interests of Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry are design, synthesis, and isolation of new compounds especially with activity of calcium channel and potassium channel modulator, analgesic and antiinflamatory, antimicrobial, antiepileptic. Our department also realises several analysis by HPLC, LC-MS, capillary electphoresis. The Department has 30 academic staff. Many cooperations have been established with various institute and department in Europe, USA, and Japan. Also International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Chemistry (ISPC) is regularly organized by Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry.