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Drug Discovery Accelerated By Using Deep Neural Networks

Posted in Medicine on 27th May, 2018
by Alex Muller

Recent Intel collaboration with Novartis on the use of deep neural networks to accelerate high content screening a key element of early drug discovery.

Magic mushroom treatment improves emotional face recognition in depressed patients

Posted in Medicine on 21st May, 2018
by Alex Muller

Psilocybin-based treatment can improve emotional processing in depressed patients.

Where marijuana is legal, opioid prescriptions fall, studies find

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Apr, 2018
by Alex Muller

As more states legalise medical and recreational marijuana, doctors may be replacing opioid prescriptions with suggestions to visit a local marijuana dispensary.

Cannabinoids are easier on the brain than alcohol, study finds

Posted in Science on 30th Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

'while marijuana may also have some negative consequences, it definitely is nowhere near the negative consequences of alcohol'

Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Posted in Science on 22nd Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

Scientists say they have settled one of medicine's biggest debates after a huge study found that anti-depressants work.