Jeff Shrager, PhD

Co-Founder & Director Of Research

Jeff Shrager, PhD, has over 20 years of experience in applying high performance cloud computing and machine learning in biological science. After an AI/machine learning PhD at CMU, Dr. Shrager worked for a decade at Xerox PARC. Following that, he co-founded a successful computational drug discovery company, and then spent a decade doing wet lab biology, and developing a cloud-based platform for intelligent molecular biocomputing. In the last decade, Jeff co-founded another genomic startup, and then joined SRI International’s biological AI-group and Cancer Commons. As an xCures co-founder, Jeff is responsible for envisioning and developing both the high level and low level AI and machine learning aspects of the virtual trial and virtual tumor board products.