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Artificial intelligence-created medicine to be used on humans for first time – BBC News

A drug molecule “invented” by artificial intelligence (AI) will be used in human trials in a world first for machine learning in medicine. It was created by British start-up Exscientia and Japanese pharmaceutical firm Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma. The drug will be used to treat patients who have obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Typically, drug development takes about… Read More »

Why did diets change among early humans

Once built, a large brain does not require extra sources of protein to maintain its activities. The researchers contend that it was digestible starches that provided extra energy needed to fuel the energy needs of bigger brains, rather than extra protein from meat to grow these brains. In Central America, the ancient Mayans and Aztecs… Read More »