Microsoft will 'solve' cancer within 10 years by 'reprogramming' diseased cells
Publication TitleThe Telegraph UK
Publication DateSeptember 20 2016
DescriptionMicrosoft has vowed to “solve the problem of cancer” within a decade by using ground-breaking computer science to crack the code of diseased cells so they can be reprogrammed back to a healthy state.
In a dramatic change of direction for the technology giant, the company has assembled a “small army” of the world’s best biologists, programmers and engineers who are tackling cancer as if it were a bug in a computer system.