Institute for Computational Health Sciences: Precision medicine: Zuckerberg backs Indian-origin scientist with formula to jolt drug market
Or maybe there is, if Dr Atul Butte is to be believed!
With a $10 million gift from the Zuckerbergs to support his work, Butte is spearheading a method of research that he calls "data recycling.
"With the right partnerships and successful further stage clinical trials, drugs could be ready for patients in 3-5 years," says Butte.
Butte says that several of the drug candidates are going through the patent process at present.