Enterprise Quantum
for Health & Pharma

Quantum computing has enormous potential to accelerate drug discovery. With the pharmaceutical industry spending around 15% of sales on R&D, this could mean billions in added value. Quantum technology could also unlock new efficiencies across the entire value chain in healthcare and pharma.

Use Cases

Quantum-Ready Applications® for Health and Pharma

Research and Development

Clinical Trials



Research and Development

Clinical Trials



Key Challenges

  • Efficiently searching existing clinical research for relevant studies
  • Long protein folding simulation times
  • Identifying novel molecular compounds for testing
  • Screening candidate drugs for problematic properties prior to clinical trials
  • Slow genomic sequencing hinders drug design and personalized medicine

Zapata Solutions

Automated Literature Analysis

Apply quantum-boosted natural language processing to search research literature for relevant studies.

Protein Folding Simulation

Develop new quantum-boosted techniques for exploring the space of protein configurations.

Molecular Generation

Leverage quantum-enhanced generative modeling to generate novel molecular structures and drug candidates with specific functionalities.

Protein Design

Optimize the sequence of amino acid–rotamers in a protein active site to improve the functionality and minimize the energy function, without altering the backbone structure.

Genomic Sequencing Analysis

Accelerate genomic sequencing by applying quantum and quantum-inspired generative modeling techniques to reduce the dimensionality of the genome space.

Use Case Timeline (est.)

Featured Resources

Post-Quantum Cybersecurity

Healthcare systems and the private health data they hold are a top target for cyberattacks. Now is the time to assess your vulnerabilities to near-term quantum attacks and stay ahead of the threat.

Learn more about our cybersecurity solutions.

PQC Offering

Orquestra® Benefits for Health and Pharma

Orchestration Across Environments

Leverage the quantum and other heterogenous classical compute resources best suited for your tasks, without getting locked into any one hardware platform. Deploy across hybrid backends at enterprise scale.

Data Management & Velocity

Store, retrieve, and analyze large datasets. Streamline data management from ingestion to export to accelerate data velocity.

Open Framework

Keep what works now. Integrate existing and future solutions with a framework optimized for extensibility, interoperability, and innovation.

Workflow Development and Deployment

One unified platform to go from research to development to deployment with extensible, scalable, modular workflows.

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