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I dont know if anyone has heard of this, im sure that some of you must have.

http://folding.stanford.edu/

[email protected] is a website dedicated to "understanding protein folding, misfolding, and related diseases"... they do this by having people help them by downloading a small program onto your home (or work) computer, which basically does nothing but folds proteins and relays the data back to them.

the more folding that happens and more data they get back, the more likely they are able to cure diseases such as cancer, Parkinson's Disease, Alzheimer's Disease, and others.

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Interesting stuff - never heard of folding before. Thanx, RB

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