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Bloomberg Businessweek: “Zoran Popović: Recruiting Gamers to Fight Disease”

“Proteins are the workhorses of our cells: They turn food into energy and determine our health. Each one is a chain of molecules—sometimes thousands of links long—that folds in a distinctive way. Understanding how they fold can help scientists block diseases, but there are so many variables involved that even powerful computers struggle to do it.

“Enter Zoran Popović.”

Read the post here.

 

June 29, 2012