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December 3, 2014
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Volunteers Can Now Help Scripps Research Institute Scientists Seek Ebola Cure in Their (Computers’) Spare Time

IBM’s SoftLayer cloud-enabled World Community Grid to provide free virtual supercomputer power to The Scripps Research Institute to speed screening of promising chemical compounds ARMONK, NY & LA JOLLA, CA – 03 Dec 2014: Although some medical therapies show promise … Continue reading

August 24, 2014
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Neuer Wirkstoff hemmt Krebsprotein MYC

Das Protein MYC ist einer der wichtigsten Faktoren bei der Entstehung von Tumoren im Menschen. Nun haben Wissenschaftler des Scripps Research Institute in den USA und vom Institut für Biochemie der Universität Innsbruck einen neuen Wirkstoff entdeckt, der direkt mit … Continue reading

May 29, 2012
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Powerful New Approach to Attack Flu Virus

EAST LANSING, Mich. — An international research team has manufactured a new protein that can combat deadly flu epidemics. The paper, featured on the cover of the current issue of Nature Biotechnology, demonstrates ways to use manufactured genes as antivirals, … Continue reading

November 18, 2011
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Jeopardy! Winnings Spur IBM and Scripps Research Institute Collaboration to Fight Against Malaria

*Project to use 2 million PCs to crunch numbers, compress 100 years of research into just one* LA JOLLA, CA and ARMONK, NY – IBM’s Watson computing system broke new ground earlier this year when it defeated two celebrated human … Continue reading

February 18, 2011
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In Watson’s Wake, IBM World Community Grid Registration Skyrockets 700%

*$500,000 in IBM Jeopardy! Challenge prize money to fund global research that benefits humanity* ARMONK, N.Y. – 18 Feb 2011: Watson wasn’t the only computer system that won this week when it competed successfully against two human champions on the … Continue reading

July 15, 2010
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Peking University People’s Hospital Partners with IBM to Build China’s First Evidence-Based Patient Centric Care System

BEIJING – 15 Jul 2010: IBM and Peking University People’s Hospital (People’s Hospital) have built an evidence-based patient centric care (ePC3) system to enable cooperation and resource sharing among medical services providers for improved patient care.