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Presented by Stanford University
Participation fee $0
Expenses $0
Spend the time indoors
Location anywhere
Appropriate for kids no
Teaching materials no


Required Gear:

A computer


Folding@home


Understand how proteins can fold incorrectly to cause disease.
Istall software on your computer that will perform calculations

Help Stanford University scientists studying Alzheimer's, Huntington's, Parkinson's, and many cancers by simply running a piece of software on your computer.

The problems we are trying to solve require so many calculations, we ask people to donate their unused computer power to crunch some of the numbers.




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