Scientists discover powerful antibiotic using AI

“In a world first, scientists have discovered a new type of antibiotic using artificial intelligence (AI). It has been heralded by experts as a major breakthrough in the fight against the growing problem of drug resistance. A powerful algorithm was used to analyse more than one hundred million chemical compounds in a matter of days.  The newly discovered compound was able to kill 35 types of potentially deadly bacteria, said researchers.”

Read more about it at BBC.