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Patrick: An Introduction to Drug Synthesis

Chapter 1: Multiple choice questions


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Question 1

Which of the following statements best describes a lead compound?

Question 2

Identify the kind of interactions that are typically involved in binding a drug to the binding site of a protein.

Question 3

Which of the following statements best describes an induced fit?

Question 4

Which of the following descriptions most accurately describes binding sites and binding regions?

Question 5

Which of the following terms is used to describe a drug that has the same effect on a receptor as the endogenous chemical messenger?

Question 6

Which of the following statements best describes pharmacokinetics?

Question 7

What is meant by ADME in pharmacokinetics?

Question 8

Which of the following is one of the rules in Lipinski's rule of five?

Question 9

Which of the following statements is false regarding the blood brain barrier?

Question 10

What term is used to signify a preparation that appears identical to the preparation of an active drug but which has no biological activity?