MetaphysicalCells: Marina’s Newsletter

Marina T Alamanou
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Created 09 Nov 2020
  • Health in the time of artificial intelligence
    12 Nov 2021 • 13 min read • 1 0
    By Patrick Hendry Health, its Hallmarks and AI According to the World Health Organisation (1948), health is: "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of d...
  • Cannabinoids and Drug Development
    05 Nov 2021 • 8 min read
    By Esteban Lopez On Upsplash Phytocannabinoids The cannabis plant probably evolved sometime between 34 and 6.38 million years ago, and may have originated on the Tibetan Plateau, according to the earl...
  • AI Pharma Deals: Merck and AI Startups
    29 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Image By Fakurian Design (Unsplash) Pharma and AI Drug Discovery According to, the global AI in pharma market is expected to grow from $0.91 billion in 2020 to $1.27 billion in ...
  • AI startups transforming dissemination of biomedical science
    21 Oct 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0
    Image By Alex Block on Unsplash Where does research begin? When it comes to producing biomedical scientific knowledge (research, research papers, and lead-generators for pharma) the best thing that de...
  • Longevity tips and AI startups
    15 Oct 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    By Fakurian Design On Unsplash Aging Aging (spelled ageing in British English) is the process of becoming older, that involves a series of functional changes that appear over time and are not the resu...
  • What is Now?
    10 Oct 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    MetaphysicalCells “Elizabeth! Very well. Time will explain.”‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌ That is a quote from Jane Austen’s last novel Persuasion, and the phrase was a reference to the future by Anne Elliot— a young Engl...
  • Drug Development for Brain Disorders
    08 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    "Anything you dream is fiction, and anything you accomplish is science; the whole history of mankind is nothing but science fiction". Ray Bradbury In 2013, the glymphatic system (or glymphatic clearan...
  • Artificial Intelligence in Drug Discovery: An overview
    03 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    According to Markets and Markets, the global AI drug discovery market is projected to reach $1,434 million by 2024 from $ 259 million in 2019, at a CAGR of 40.8% during the forecast period 2019–2024. ...
  • AI Pharma: Best Drug Researching Mechanism Startups
    27 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    Photo by engin akyurt During drug discovery, once a potential drug has been identified (using high-throughput screening campaigns, fragment-based screening, virtual screening, and other approaches), t...
  • AI Pharma: Best Startups for Drug Repurposing
    24 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    Photo by Tamanna Rumee Drug repurposing, also known as drug repositioning is an approach to identify a novel medical indication for a drug Drug discovery companies are realizing that AI that enables t...
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