[BiO BB] [Fwd: Junior Essay]

J.W. Bizzaro jeff at bioinformatics.org
Sat Apr 21 23:04:10 EDT 2001

I would suggest taking a look at the THINK screensaver as well, a "fight
cancer at home" project:


It too is "Internet distributed computing" and not quite traditional

Jeff B.

Jeff Ames wrote:
> Have you looked at the Fight AIDS at Home project?  It uses distributed
> computing, similar to the rc5 / distributed.net projects.  People
> contribute CPU cycles to protein modelling, supposedly to help researchers
> develop new drugs to fight AIDS/HIV.  I don't know of any published
> results yet, though.

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