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Digital Modeling

Virtual 3D models of the body and individual organs will allow us to test drugs and procedures faster than ever before with no harm to patients or animals.

Clinical trials (i.e. testing a drug in humans) can take years to perform - going through phase 1 (checking for safety), phase 2 (checking for efficacy and side-effects) and phase 3 (monitoring adverse reactions). Less than one in ten successfully make it to market. That's a lot of wasted time and effort.

Digital modelling allows testing from a cellular level to whole body interactions to take place in silico - in software. As the digital models improve, and the speed of computers continue to increase, rather than taking months to perform a phase 1 trial this may be carried out in a few days on a supercomputer. Even if not 100% accurate to start with, it should at least increase the success rate of drug development.

Digital Modeling News

Bioptimus secures $35M to create an AI model for deep biological understanding

Longevity Technology - 20-Feb-2024

This powerful AI could transform how we approach disease research


CERN software BioDynaMo predicts how your cancer will respond to a treatment

CERN - 16-Jan-2024

Technology offers a glimpse into the future of personalised cancer care


Revolutionary bio-inspired molecules accelerate bone healing: a breakthrough for regenerative medicine

TU Dresden (University of Technology) - 28-Apr-2023

Novel molecules enhance bone regeneration in mice by 50%, paving the way for treatments for bone fractures and related conditions


World's first 3D female anatomy model is available in the Complete Anatomy app

Healthline - 09-Feb-2022

Female model allows health professionals have a better perspective on women's health

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Patient-specific heart simulation for optimal therapy and In silico evaluation of cardiotoxicity and drug discovery company

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Digital Modeling Blog Posts

Virtual Bodies are Accelerating Research and Diagnostics

Virtual Bodies are Accelerating Research and Diagnostics

A quick summary of projects trying to recreate cells, tissues and organs in silico

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