artificial intelligence

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Artificial intelligence makes great microscopes better than ever

EMBL scientists have combined artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms with two cutting-edge microscopy techniques – an advance that shortens the…

By Ivy Kupec


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Solving the protein structure puzzle

How artificial intelligence can help us solve the mysteries of the protein…

By Guest author(s)


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Bringing AI out of the black box

Why should researchers make artificial intelligence more transparent and how can they do…

By Oana Stroe

Lab Matters

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New clues to a 500-year old mystery about the human heart

An international team of scientists involving Ewan Birney's group has investigated the function of a complex mesh of muscle fibres that line the…

By Mehdi Khadraoui


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Bridging artificial intelligence and the life sciences – launch of ELLIS Heidelberg

Researchers from all life science disciplines – from fundamental biological research to medical applications – generate immense datasets.…

By Mathias Jäger

Lab Matters


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