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22 Oct 2014 – Decade of discovery: doubling carbon-based solar cell efficiency
To mark our 10th anniversary, we’re looking at key scientific discoveries of the last decade. This week, we’re driving the search for organic solar cells through The Clean Energy Project in partnership with Harvard University. So far, we’ve helped researchers identify over 35,000 compounds with the potential to double carbon-based solar cell efficiency. With your help, we can explore thousands more.   
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16 Oct 2014 – Project Launch: Uncovering Genome Mysteries
To kick off World Community Grid's 10th anniversary celebrations, we're launching Uncovering Genome Mysteries to compare hundreds of millions of genes from many organisms that have never been studied before, helping scientists unearth some of the hidden superpowers of the natural world.  
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02 Oct 2014 – Global PC network gives researchers supercomputer power
An article published in the Toronto Star featured Dr. Igor Jurisica, the lead researcher of the Mapping Cancer Markers project. He discussed the value of the supercomputing power that is provided to researchers through a global network of home and business computers.  
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30 Sep 2014 – Schistosoma research moves from computer to laboratory
The computing phase of Say No to Schistosoma is now complete. The research team is analyzing the results and exploring the potential applications of the compounds that volunteers helped identify.  
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29 Aug 2014 – The Clean Energy Project - Phase 2 work unit issues - Resolved
Due to validation issues, The Clean Energy Project - Phase 2 work units are not currently being sent out. Beta tests to fix the issue are underway. -Resolved Aug 29, 2014  
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30 Jul 2014 – Simulations indicate that policy coordination is key to sustainability efforts
Preliminary analysis of the Computing for Sustainable Water data shows the importance of broad community-based coordination, so that environmental priorities can be achieved with a minimum of redundant effort. The project has also increased understanding of sustainability practices in other watershed areas.  
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21 Jul 2014 – Pioneering a Molecular Approach to Fighting AIDS
World Community Grid is being featured at the 20th International AIDS Conference which begins today in Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Arthur Olson, FightAIDS@Home principal investigator, shares his perspective on how World Community Grid is helping his team develop therapies and a potential cure for AIDS.  
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16 Jul 2014 – Improved efficiency and processing capabilities for FightAIDS@Home
New methods and processes help the research team process World Community Grid data more efficiently and provide more accurate docking techniques.  
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14 Jul 2014 – FightAIDS@Home project update
Project and experiment updates from the Scripps website: May 2008 - July 2014  
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14 Jul 2014 – GO Fight Against Malaria update: promising early findings for malaria & drug-resistant tuberculosis
Dr. Alexander Perryman describes the analysis and initial findings from the first phase of GO Fight Against Malaria, which include the discovery of several promising hits against key drug targets for treating both malaria and drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis. They are conducting further analysis and experimentation on the massive amount of data generated by World Community Grid volunteers.  
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