By now, it is accepted that one of the earliest high impact areas that ML/AI will have it medicine – probably with diagnosis as the first sub-area (Google Arvind eye hospital and AI). Another one is drug development. First, an AI won the protein folding ‘contest’ (Critical Assessment of protein Structure Prediction) in 2018.
Now the first ever drug developed using AI/ML technology is entering clinical trials only after a year in development – typically it takes 5-6 years! Read on: