Machine learning methods for the de-novo design of proteins and antibodies

Philip M. Kim

Professor, Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research

University of Toronto

Philip M. Kim is a Professor at Donnelly Centre and the Departments of Computer Science and Molecular Genetics at the University of Toronto. He leads a research laboratory that integrates machine learning, physics-based modelling and wet/experimental methods for the engineering of biologics. He is a Co-founder of Resolute Bio, a drug development startup company. He authored over 70 publications, 7 invention disclosures and 3 patent applications. Before to setting up his lab in 2009, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University. He holds a Ph.D. from the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Department of Chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.S. in Biochemistry and in Physics from the University of Tuebingen.