Is it possible to find cures for 100 rare diseases in a decade or less? Yes, says Blake Borgeson, CTO of Recursion Pharmaceuticals. The company is making a big bet on the power of machine learning to speed discovery, and the bet seems to be paying off.
Borgeson took us inside the company’s ongoing work to use machine learning and data visualizations to develop new drugs fast. He also explained how open source software helps his team achieve those goals.