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Predicting Protein Targets and the Molecules that Bind with Them
3 weeks ago

Predicting Protein Targets and the Molecules that Bind with Them

By  •  3 weeks ago  •  Featured, Technology

When the COVID-19 pandemic brought the world to a standstill in 2020, pharmaceutical companies countered with remarkable speed to develop mRNA vaccines by the end of that year. …
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins ATOM Consortium to Accelerate Drug Discovery
2 years ago

Oak Ridge National Laboratory joins ATOM Consortium to Accelerate Drug Discovery

By  •  2 years ago  •  Featured, Science

The Accelerating Therapeutics for Opportunities in Medicine, or ATOM, consortium today announced the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge, Argonne and Brookhaven national laboratories are joining the consortium to further …
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Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease
3 years ago

Supercomputing Aids Scientists Seeking Therapies for Deadly Bacterial Disease

By  •  3 years ago  •  Featured, Science

Francisella tularensis, a bacterium that causes the illness tularemia (also known as “rabbit fever”), is one of the most hostile organisms on the planet. Once the bacterium enters the body …
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Titan Helps Researchers Suck Mystery Out of Cell’s ‘Vacuum Cleaners’
5 years ago

Titan Helps Researchers Suck Mystery Out of Cell’s ‘Vacuum Cleaners’

By  •  5 years ago  •  Science

In the fight against cancer, cancer cells often find ways to fight back. One means is by stocking the cell membrane with proteins that pump foreign substances—including anticancer drugs—out of …
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