World Community Grid

Supercharging Climate Change Research with IBM Data and Technology

Every year, a growing number of companies celebrate Earth Day with environmentally friendly programs that reflect the strengths of their business models and corporate missions. For example, earlier this week Lyft committed to make all its rides carbon-neutral, while General Mills announced it is close to doubling its organic acreage. At the IBM Foundation, our Earth […]

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Gaining New Understanding of Human Disease from the Bacteria Inside Us

What if you could help researchers learn more about how the bacteria in and on our bodies play a role in diseases such as Type 1 diabetes? This is the goal of the newly launched Microbiome Immunity Project. In the article below, the project’s principal investigators – Dr. Rob Knight, Dr. Ramnik Xavier, and Dr. Rich Bonneau – […]

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L’opérateur mutualisé de production IT du groupe Crédit Agricole S.A. soutient la recherche humanitaire en devenant partenaire du World Community Grid d’IBM.

Every year, a growing number of companies celebrate Earth Day with environmentally friendly programs that reflect the strengths of their business models and corporate missions. For example, earlier this week Lyft committed to make all its rides carbon-neutral, while General Mills announced it is close to doubling its organic acreage. At the IBM Foundation, our Earth […]

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Smashing Childhood Cancer with IBM World Community Grid

In 2014, a team of researchers used IBM’s World Community Grid to discover several potential drug candidates to fight neuroblastoma, a cancer that affects children. Today, the project’s lead scientist has assembled an international team of researchers to fight even more childhood cancers on World Community Grid, and anyone with a computer and an internet […]

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