Dr Vanessa Smer-Barreto is a researcher developing AI technologies for drug discovery. Following her PhD in Astronomy and two years working as a data analyst she switched to biomedicine after winning a cross-disciplinary post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Edinburgh. Her most recent breakthrough was the discovery of three ageing-related agents using machine learning, which led to widespread national and international media coverage. Follow her on X.
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