Med’s Pamela Davis and Rong Xu research FDA-approved anesthetic ketamine

Ohio scientists find promising treatment for cocaine addiction using AI computer algorithm for drug discovery New research by School of Medicine professors Pamela Davis and Rong Xu found the FDA-approved anesthetic ketamine possibly holds promise to treat cocaine addicition. “This study is a great example of addressing an intractable problem by the creative use of (artificial intelligence) using different sources of data,” Davis said. “It is our hope that this approach will suggest therapeutic approaches for other difficult problems.”