Software Dreams Up New Molecules in Quest for Wonder Drugs – MIT Technology Review

The new system was built using a machine-learning technique called deep learning, which has become pervasive in computing companies but is less established in the natural sciences. It uses a design known as a generative model, which takes in a trove of data and uses what it learned to generate plausible new data of its own.

Source: Software Dreams Up New Molecules in Quest for Wonder Drugs – MIT Technology Review