Dr Artem Cherkasov receives world-wide challenge in drug discovery

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Dr. Cherkasov

Dr Artem Cherkasov's success in winning the worldwide drug discovery challenge is praiseworthy. The competition in Conscience's CACHE Challenge series, showcases the triumph of open science and collaborative efforts, which differ from the traditional patent-focused approach where scientists operate independently from rival laboratories. Additionally, the rise of AI as a promising asset in drug discovery is a reason to rejoice.

Click here to read about the CACHE Challenge and here for Dr Cherkasov’s Computational Method.

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Dr Artem Cherkasov receives world-wide challenge in drug discovery

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