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AI-Enhanced Drug Discovery Fund

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AI-Enhanced Drug Discovery Fund



The integration of artificial intelligence in drug discovery is revolutionizing the pharmaceutical landscape, fundamentally altering how new medications are developed. Key drivers of this theme include advancements in machine learning algorithms, which enable the rapid analysis of vast datasets to identify potential drug candidates, and the increasing availability of big data from genomics and proteomics studies. These technological advances are complemented by growing investment from both pharmaceutical companies and venture capitalists who recognize the potential for AI to shorten development timelines and reduce costs. Additionally, regulatory bodies are becoming more open to the use of AI-driven methodologies, which further accelerates their adoption. Increased computational power and cloud computing resources also play a critical role by providing the necessary infrastructure to handle complex simulations and analyses. - [[AI-driven Biomarker Discovery]]: Leveraging AI to identify biological markers that can predict the efficacy and safety of new drugs. - [[Virtual Screening and Molecular Docking]]: Utilizing machine learning models to predict how drug molecules will interact with targets. - [[Generative AI for Drug Design]]: Applying generative algorithms to create novel drug-like compounds that might be therapeutically effective. - [[Clinical Trial Optimization]]: Using AI to design better clinical trials, identify patient populations, and analyze trial data for faster decision-making. - [[Predictive Toxicology]]: Employing AI to predict potential drug toxicity and side effects early in the drug development process. This index was generated with help from Thematic Analyst.

  • Inception Date06/05/2024
  • WeightingEqual
  • # of holdings12
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All holdings as of June 12, 2024
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Recursion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RXRX)8.74%$1.97B13.68%-5.60%45.52
Cerevel Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (CERE)8.64%$7.34BN/AN/AN/A
Roche Holding AG (RO)8.53%$218.52B-7.21%73.06%3.99
Medtronic Plc (MDT)8.46%$107.46B3.64%60.59%3.81
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE)8.42%$19.86B9.75%34.23%13.09
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)8.41%$353.20B-13.55%68.78%4.37
Twist Bioscience Corp. (TWST)8.38%$3.00B25.13%41.01%6.41
IQVIA Holdings, Inc. (IQV)8.35%$39.27B2.89%27.59%3.90
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (CRL)8.17%$10.84B-1.73%31.65%4.10
BioNTech SE (BNTX)8.15%$23.49B-85.14%68.50%4.32
Moderna, Inc. (MRNA)8.09%$56.87B-91.07%20.96%6.49
Certara, Inc. (CERT)7.66%$2.46B7.04%45.91%8.14
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