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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.  
  Tags: Event or Milestone

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.  
  Tags: Project Update

14 Jul 2014 – FightAIDS@Home project update
Project and experiment updates from the Scripps website: May 2008 - July 2014  
  Tags: Project Update

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.  
  Tags: Project Update

10 Jul 2014 – Project roadmap and first phase results from the Mapping Cancer Markers team
The lead researcher for Mapping Cancer Markers presents a roadmap for the project to analyze signatures for 4 types of cancer: lung, ovarian, prostate and sarcoma; an update on his team’s progress thus far, and an invitation to join the research team in an August cancer fundraiser.  
  Tags: Project Update

09 Jul 2014 – Help Conquer Cancer project update
The research team expands to advance their analysis of the millions of protein-crystallization images processed by World Community Grid volunteers. This will help scientists understand how protein structure can lead to better cancer drug design.  
  Tags: Project Update

02 Jul 2014 – Advancing and expanding Help Fight Childhood Cancer research
Dr. Nakagawara, the lead researcher for Help Fight Childhood Cancer, provides an update on his continued efforts to advance his neuroblastoma drug candidate discovery, his transition to a new role and his hopes for expanding his research on World Community Grid to other pediatric cancers.  
  Tags: Event or Milestone , Project Update

24 Jun 2014 – Better tools for AIDS drug research
The Scripps research team published a paper proving the effectiveness of a method to more accurately predict bindings between protein targets and drug candidates, which could benefit FightAIDS@Home and other World Community Grid drug discovery projects.  
  Tags: Research Paper

05 Jun 2014 – Clean Energy Project update
The team at Harvard provides an update which includes details of how a recent team member addition is changing the way they determine which new molecules to investigate; their ongoing collaborations with other research teams to accelerate their results and calculate electrical conductivity of targeted materials; and upcoming paper publications.  
  Tags: Project Update

06 May 2014 – Temporary pause of the Clean Energy Project (Updated)
The researchers at Harvard are relocating their servers which requires a temporary pause on any new Clean Energy Project tasks being sent out. Distribution of new tasks will resume automatically once server migration work is complete.  
  Tags: Technical Issue

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