Just like there are Olympic Games for world’s greatest athletes, for computational biologists, there is CASP (Critical Assessment of Structure Prediction). We just had the 13th competition (it takes place biannually). Until recently, it was just academic groups that played this game but now Tencent and Microsoft also show up…

The Company Your Proteins Keep May Kill You or Make You Live Longer

This week, Draper Esprit has announced that it is leading a significant investment round ($31m) into Cambridge (UK) based Fluidic Analytics to help it scale fast. BGF and Delin Ventures have joined our syndicate; existing investors IQ…

Ieso’s aim is to improve access and quality of CBT for millions of people and we are delighted to be a part of their journey

Video Announcing Draper Esprit’s Investment into Ieso

Imagine a health debate where ministers promised that at least 15% of cancer sufferers will receive evidence based proven medical treatments. Or that they were hoping that at least 25% of expectant mothers will get access to safe childbirth. You would rightly think…

For those of you who have not experienced the frictionless new world of telemedicine, you may be excused for not believing this headline.

Your disbelief is supported by data. According to the King’s Fund, the number of GP appointments went up by 13% this year; increasingly, people are finding it harder to see their GP at their time of choice. A survey by Pulse (a publication for doctors) found that the average waiting…

Data Science has been a Force Behind Medical Progress

Over 250 years years ago Edward Jenner, the “father of immunology” was born in Berkeley (Gloucestershire, not California). He spent years studying small pox, one of the greatest killers of the period. Over many years he made a crucial observation: those who were infected with a certain strain of cowpox…

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