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Folding@Home - Save The World

Tips: 0.00 INK Postby Remæus on Fri Jun 23, 2006 9:44 am

Use your computer's idle time to simulate protein folding, and help cure cancer.

Moreover, when proteins do not fold correctly (i.e. "misfold"), there can be serious consequences, including many well known diseases, such as Alzheimer's, Mad Cow (BSE), CJD, ALS, Huntington's, Parkinson's disease, and many Cancers and cancer-related syndromes.


You can attribute the work done to GWing and your individual name by simply using our team number when you install the application.

Download Folding@Home software, and install it, it's relatively simple and will run in the background. You will be given the option to input a team number. For team GWing, our number is 50689.

Team GWing - 50689

Maybe someone can post a better tutorial on how to set everything up, screenshots... if you want.

Or just ask me if you need help.
Ludwig von Mises, The Theory of Money and Credit wrote:Perpetual vigilance on the part of the citizens can achieve what a thousand laws and dozens of alphabetical bureaus with hordes of employees never have and never will achieve: the preservation of a sound currency.

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Tips: 0.00 INK Postby Zhelir Darkfall on Fri Jun 23, 2006 7:45 pm

I'ma catchin' you, skank. >=)
STAVE: Commala-come-ki,
There's a time to live and one to die.
With your back against the final wall
Ya gotta let the bullets fly.

RESPONSE: Commala-come-ki!
Let the bullets fly!
Don't 'ee mourn for me, my lads
When it comes my day to die.

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Tips: 0.00 INK Postby Remæus on Sat Jun 24, 2006 8:32 am

Wait for me to finish these WU's I'm on right now.

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Tips: 0.00 INK Postby miyumi on Mon Jul 03, 2006 1:00 pm

I'll be joining, as soon as I can get it to work...

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Tips: 0.00 INK Postby Remæus on Mon Oct 23, 2006 10:21 pm

Sinful was catching me, but hasn't sent in anything for a while, now. I think I have a solid lead. >=]

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Tips: 0.00 INK Postby SinfulSoul on Tue Oct 24, 2006 3:03 am

I don't know why, but for a period of time it would not let me connect to their server. Probably because of my shitty ass bandwidth.
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