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Artificial Intelligence Helps in the Search for New Antibiotics

Submitted by sbnormand on January 22, 2021 - 03:27 PM

Collaborators at the Leiden Institute of Biology are utilizing artificial intelligence to exploit new sources of antibiotics. Smart software assisted in searching genomes of bacteria and found clusters of DNA that code for proteins that have an antibiotic effect.

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phys.org

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Rianne Lindhout, Leiden University

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