Accelerating antibiotic discovery through artificial intelligence

@article{Melo2021AcceleratingAD,
  title={Accelerating antibiotic discovery through artificial intelligence},
  author={Marcelo C. R. Melo and Jacqueline R. M. A. Maasch and C{\'e}sar de la Fuente-Nunez},
  journal={Communications Biology},
  year={2021},
  volume={4}
}
By targeting invasive organisms, antibiotics insert themselves into the ancient struggle of the host-pathogen evolutionary arms race. As pathogens evolve tactics for evading antibiotics, therapies decline in efficacy and must be replaced, distinguishing antibiotics from most other forms of drug development. Together with a slow and expensive antibiotic development pipeline, the proliferation of drug-resistant pathogens drives urgent interest in computational methods that promise to expedite… 
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