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By Melissa Fassbender
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Centogene has hired a director of artificial intelligence (AI), Dr. Carsten Ullrich, PhD. Ullrich was previously the associate head of a research lab and senior researcher at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI GmbH).
Dr. Volkmar Weckesser, chief information officer, Centogene, said the company’s work “has been accelerating at an exponential rate with the use of AI.”
The company uses AI to accelerate biomarker development and automate various processes.
In his new role, Ullrich will help expand Centogene’s application of AI, Weckesser said.