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Big Data

More data is being generated than can be analysed - but enough of it is being studied to spot patterns in behaviour and genes to speed up drug discovery and development.

Though the data scientists need to make sure they feed in the right data. For example, in a study designed to detect hip fractures, it turned out the AI was using the patient's age and particularly the imaging device model to make its prediction. This worked because portable scanners are only used then the patient is too immobile to get to a hospital - and this limitation turned out to be a bigger indicator than any details on the image itself.

Resources

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SkinVision

Creates SkinVision app to diagnose possible melanoma skin cancer symptoms.

Insilico Medicine

Biotechnology company that uses artificial intelligence to develop new drugs and for aging research

Gero

AI-powered platform for drug discovery and drug repurposing for age-related diseases.

DeepMind

Company developing AI systems for solving problems.

Deep Longevity

AI to track the rate of ageing at the molecular, cellular, tissue, organ, system, physiological, and psychological levels

Calico

Combating aging and associated diseases. An Alphabet (Google) subsidiary.

BIOAGE

developing a broad pipeline of therapies to extend human healthspan and lifespan

Biofourmis

Global leader in digital therapeutics that combines the power of AI with wearables data to enable personalized care

Ren Feng

Insilico Medicine's chief scientific officer (CSO) and Head of R&D

Biological Clocks and How You Can Use Them

26-Mar-2021

AMA with Sergey Young, Alex Zhavoronkov and Sourav Sinha

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