Moderna Develops “The Software Of Life” With Help From Amazon Web Services

Moderna Therapeutics is working with Amazon’s cloud service, Amazon Web Services (AWS), to deliver a new class of medicines. The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based biotechnology company, has already undergone clinical trials with mRNA, molecules that convey genetic information from DNA to the ribosome, to develop personalized therapies for a wide range of diseases, including cancer, infectious diseases and rare liver diseases. Notably, the company has called mRNA and its drug development process “the software of life.”...