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6-month internship at Merck Department of small molecule drug disposition (DMPK)
Development DMPK (drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics) department characterizes pharmacokinetic parameters of compounds in vitro and in-vivo such as metabolism, permeability, risk of drug-drug interactions.
Your tasks: During your internship you will contribute to the development, optimization and validation of in vitro DMPK assays, which are essential to predict and understand the pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and potential drug-drug interactions of our drug candidates.
Assays and methodologies considered will depend on student’s starting time and can encompass methodologies for early screening waves to advanced exploratory/regulated studies in Phase 0-II (e.g. plasma protein binding, CYP inhibition, permeability, membrane transport).
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