Medical school teaches us there are in vitro and in vivo clinical trials. But the trend is going towards in silico - trials without human patients.
Coding doesn't appear to have a lot in common with medicine. But the pandemic is showing us how valuable this knowledge is. This issue attempts to look at why coding is so beneficial for medical students and doctors.
Scientists were trying to solve this one problem for 50 years. And we have the privilege to live in an era in which it was solved. Scientists can now computationally determine the 3D structures of proteins.
New standards for designing trials that include AI were introduced in top journals. CONSORT-AI and SPIRIT-AI are the start of a new era in clinical trials.