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17 May 2010 – Nutritious Rice for the World project update
Project updates from the World Community Grid forums  
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13 Apr 2010 – End of Nutritious Rice for the World project
World Community Grid is pleased to announce, that as a result of the generous contribution of computing power from our members, the Nutritious Rice for the World project finished on April 6, 2010.   
  Tags: Event or Milestone , Project Update

19 Jan 2010 – Nutritious Rice for the World project update
Project updates from the World Community Grid forums  
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30 Nov 2009 – IBM wins CSR award for rice IT project
Information technology giant IBM was awarded the Asian CSR Award for poverty alleviation for its program, “World Community Grid: Nutritious Rice for the World” during the 8th Asian Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awards.  
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12 Nov 2008 – Interview with Dr. Ram Samudrala, Principal Investigator for the Nutritious Rice for the World Project
Dr Ram Samudrala shares about his research that analyses complex protein strains to unlock the secret to more nutritious rice that can help alleviate world hunger problems.  
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14 Oct 2008 – Video discussing the Nutritious Rice for the World project
Video from the National Science Foundation featuring Dr. Ram Samudrala and Michal Guerquin of the Nutritious Rice for the World project.  
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15 May 2008 – World Community Grid "Supercomputer" to Tackle Rice Crisis
Researchers at the University of Washington launch a new program to develop stronger strains of rice that could produce crops with larger and more nutritious yields.   
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12 May 2008 – Launch of the Nutritious Rice for the World Project
World Community Grid is pleased to announce the launch of the Nutritious Rice for the World project. The mission of this project is to predict the structure of proteins of major strains of rice. The intent is to help farmers develop better rice strains with higher crop yields, promote greater disease and pest resistance, and utilize a full range of bioavailable nutrients that can benefit those people in regions where hunger is a critical concern.   
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