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The Future of Modelling and Simulations in Pharmacometrics with Julia
July 19, 2019 | blogs

This is a repost from an ISoP newsletter item By Vijay Ivaturi, Chris Rackauckas, Viral B. Shah Pharmacometricians have been early adopters of mathematical programming tools. We use tools that allow us to solve real problems. However, given the diversity of problems that we solve, our field has seen a split in the languages that we use due to the problems they are tailored to solve. R has become a staple in the community due to its strong statistics, data manipulation and plotting libraries…

Researchers establish Pumas-AI, launch Pumas pharmaceutical software
July 22, 2019 | FEATURE

This is a repost from BioSpace. Baltimore, Md. – Pumas-AI, a new company established by University of Maryland School of Pharmacy faculty members Vijay Ivaturi, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, and Joga Gobburu, PhD, MBA, professor in the department, is proud to announce the release of its first, cutting-edge software platform for pharmaceutical researchers and clinicians. Known as Pharmaceutical Modeling and Simulation (Pumas), the software was…

Pumas-AI Launches Julia Language-Based Software to Advance Drug Development, Patient Care
August 04, 2019 | Feature

This is a repost from insideBIGDATA. by Editorial Team Pumas-AI – a new company established by University of Maryland School of Pharmacy faculty members Vijay Ivaturi, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS), and Joga Gobburu, PhD, MBA, professor in PPS – is proud to announce the release of its first cutting-edge software platform for pharmaceutical researchers and clinicians. Known as Pharmaceutical Modeling and Simulation (Pumas), the software was…

The story of Pumas
July 19, 2019 | blogs

At the outset, I would like to acknowledge and thank all those who contributed to development of Pumas. Here is a complete list in no particular order: Chris Rackauckas; Simon Byrne; Andreas Noack; Patrick Mogensen; José Bayoán Santiago Calderón; Yingbo Ma; Vaibhav Dixit; Xingjian Guo; Shubham Maddhashiya; Harrison Gordin; David Widmann; Joakim Nyberg; Joga Gobburu; Vijay Ivaturi I would also like to acknowledge the enthusiastic group of testers who put in time and effort to make this product…

UMB-born startup launches pharmaceutical modeling platform Pumas 1.0
August 12, 2020 | Press Release

This is a repost from technical.ly. By Donte Kirby / STAFF A startup launched out by faculty at University of Maryland, Baltimore and MIT researchers collaborated to launch Pumas 1.0, a predictive analytics platform that aids in the development cycle of pharmaceutical drugs. What that means is Pumas 1.0 takes the data a drug company has and simulates the success rate or possible outcome of a drug. Creating models and simulations through the algorithms in the code will allow researchers to…

UMB Grants Pumas-AI Exclusive License for Lyv, a Cutting-Edge Clinical Decision Support System
May 07, 2020 | Press Release

This is a repost from PR Newswire. Company spun out of UMB School of Pharmacy aims to leverage its approach -- combining modern artificial intelligence (AI) with traditional mechanistic models -- to arm health care professionals with the best data to provide personalized treatment trajectories for patients BALTIMORE, May 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pumas-AI, a University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) startup company, has been granted worldwide, exclusive rights to Lyv, a cutting-edge clinical…

University of Maryland, Baltimore Researchers' Startup, Pumas-AI, Launches Cutting-Edge Healthcare Software
August 08, 2019 | Feature

This is a repost from Newswise. New pharmaceutical modeling platform utilizes the Julia programming language and enables scientific machine learning, or scientific AI. Newswise — Pumas-AI, a new University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) startup company established by University of Maryland School of Pharmacy (SOP) faculty members Vijay Ivaturi, PhD, assistant professor, and Joga Gobburu, PhD, MBA, professor, has released its first, cutting-edge software platform for pharmaceutical researchers and…