How AI robots hunt new drugs for crippling nerve disease

August 10, 2017 -

Source: Reuters

By Ben Hirschler

Artificial intelligence robots are turbo-charging the race to find new drugs for the crippling nerve disorder ALS, or motor neurone disease.

The condition, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, attacks and kills nerve cells controlling muscles, leading to weakness, paralysis and, ultimately, respiratory failure.

Read more: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-ai-robots-idUSKBN1AQ1EL

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