DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING: Cancer Research at Home

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Science  13 Apr 2001:
Vol. 292, Issue 5515, pp. 175
DOI: 10.1126/science.292.5515.175d

If your personal computer isn't already combing radio data for signals from intelligent aliens in its spare time, then here's another worthy scientific cause along the lines of SETI@home. Oxford University computational chemists invite you to help find potential cancer drugs by downloading a screensaver that computes how virtual molecules interact with target proteins.

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