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Quantum Theory in Drug Discovery

Riverlane is a University of Cambridge spin-out; developing a quantum simulation engine that will transform how materials, drugs, and catalysis are developed. Using quantum computers to accelerate classical computing, Riverlane is building the next generation in computer-aided design.

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14 Companies Using Quantum Theory To Accelerate Drug Discovery (Including 2 Going Public)

(Updated: 24.02.2024) Molecular mechanics (MM) is a traditional computational approach when it comes to modeling in synthetic organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, and versatile aspects of drug design. However, MM methods have significant limitations, for example, when used to study electron-based properties within the drug-receptor microenvironment. Quantum mechanical (QM) methods allow …

This Company Makes Quantum Computing Actually Useful

Quantum computing represents a monumental shift in the computational landscape, offering the potential to solve complex problems that are currently beyond the reach of classical computers. The principle behind quantum computing relies on the principles of quantum mechanics, utilizing quantum bits or "qubits" that can represent and store information in …

From Qubits to Cures: The Promise of Quantum Computing in Pharmaceutical Research and Development (a Realistic View)

In a recent announcement, Moderna and IBM unveiled their partnership aimed at utilizing cutting-edge technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI) and quantum computing, to accelerate research in messenger RNA (mRNA) therapeutics and vaccines. This collaboration highlights the growing interest in the potential of quantum computing within the life sciences sector.