From WCG on the Power of Public Distributed Computing with BOINC

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In honor of ‪#‎ChildHealthDay‬, here’s a reminder of the power of World Community Grid: In February 2014, the research team behind the Help Fight Childhood Cancer project published a groundbreaking paper on their discovery of seven promising drug candidates to treat neuroblastoma, one of the most common and dangerous forms of childhood ‪#‎cancer‬. Join us to make lives better for children and adults all over the world.

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World Community Grid (WCG) brings people together from across the globe to create the largest non-profit computing grid benefiting humanity. It does this by pooling surplus computer processing power. We believe that innovation combined with visionary scientific research and large-scale volunteerism can help make the planet smarter. Our success depends on like-minded individuals – like you.”

WCG projects run on BOINC software from UC Berkeley.

BOINC is a leader in the field(s) of Distributed Computing, Grid Computing and Citizen Cyberscience.BOINC is more properly the Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing.

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CAN ONE PERSON MAKE A DIFFERENCE? YOU BETCHA!!

“Download and install secure, free software that captures your computer’s spare power when it is on, but idle. You will then be a World Community Grid volunteer. It’s that simple!” You can download the software at either WCG or BOINC.

Please visit the project pages-
Outsmart Ebola together

Outsmart Ebola Together

Mapping Cancer Markers
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Uncovering Genome Mysteries
Uncovering Genome Mysteries

Say No to Schistosoma

GO Fight Against Malaria

Drug Search for Leishmaniasis

Computing for Clean Water

The Clean Energy Project

Discovering Dengue Drugs – Together

Help Cure Muscular Dystrophy

Help Fight Childhood Cancer

Help Conquer Cancer

Human Proteome Folding

FightAIDS@Home

World Community Grid is a social initiative of IBM Corporation
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