Current cancer therapies are difficult, expensive and slow to develop. But the combination of new computers and new biological technologies leads to a better understanding of the human immune system, with the aim of offering a better class of cancer therapies.
Azeem Azhar speaks with Luis Voloch, co-founder and chief technology officer of Immunai, about how AI is unlocking the secrets of the immune system and opening new avenues for new cancer treatments.
They also discuss:Why Luis and his co-founder, two machine learning engineers, decided to start a bio-startup. How Immunai uses single-cell genomics to map the immune system. The trajectory of Immunai’s experiments from the laboratory to the patient.
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A transcript of this episode will be available by April 13, 2022.
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