Machine Learning

  • Photo of Marie-Claire Harrison, who is wearing a dark-colored sweater.

    Harrison named Brighter Ventures Student Award recipient

    Marie-Claire Harrison, a graduate student in the Department of Biological Sciences, has been named the 2023 recipient of the Brighter Ventures Student Award. The Brighter Ventures Student Award supports Ph.D. students interested in the application of artificial intelligence in the biomedical research field. This award was established by Laurent Audoly, a graduate… Read More

    May. 25, 2023

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Expert from Nowhere

    To understand a protein’s structure is to understand its function, says structural and chemical biologist Jens Meiler, PhD, distinguished research professor of Chemistry. It can take a PhD student up to five sleep-deprived years to determine the structure of a single protein, and of the 20,000 human proteins, only about… Read More

    Jan. 26, 2023

  • Vanderbilt University

    Lopez lab develops computational tools to further understanding of complex biological systems

    The history of hermeneutics started with Aristotle—parts comprise the whole. To understand the whole, we need to understand the parts. And to understand the parts, we need to understand them in the context of the whole. Carlos F. Lopez, associate professor of biochemistry, described this concept and its connection to… Read More

    Jan. 20, 2022