Drug Discovery - overview
IBM Research has developed high impact solutions for drug discovery which leverage our deep life science expertise and computational and experimental strengths found across the organization. Our capabilities span mechanistic and cognitive/AI methodologies and include protein-ligand modeling for target assessment, small molecule lead finding, and optimization; machine learning models for chemical interactome prediction for drug repositioning and safety; novel macromolecular polymeric entities to address microbial resistance; and multi-scale organ-level modeling of the heart and brain. Our capabilities have been refined through successful client engagements and our team includes real-world pharmaceutical industry experience. Researchers are located at the T.J.Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY; the Almaden Research Center in CA; the Haifa Research Labs; the Melbourne Research Labs; the Zurich Research Labs; and other locations.