World’s first “hands-free” drug discovery lab to be created in the UK

UK government has announced a new project to develop the world’s first fully-automated drug discovery facility with the aim to accelerate the production of new medicines and “transform” the pharma industry. Business Secretary, Greg Clark, stated that the venture, which is based at the government-funded research facility the Rosalind Franklin Institute in Harwell, Oxfordshire, will

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Ground breaking Artificial Intelligence System has ability to identify 97% of those at risk of breast cancer

Scientists at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have developed a machine learning AI system that has the ability to diagnose patients with breast cancer 97% of the time. The current screening process for breast cancer involves a mammogram and in the event of abnormal cells are identified, a needle biopsy is the next

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AI algorithm developed to study human aging process

Insilico Medicine, a biotech based in Baltimore, develops advanced artificial intelligence algorithms to study the ageing processes and discover new interventions in ageing. Many of these molecules aim to induce the expression of certain genes involved in the endogenous repair processes to slow down and even reverse some of the aging-associated diseases. By applying a

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