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U.S. Department of Energy Fights COVID-19 with IBM Supercomputer

The United States has a powerful new ally in the battle against COVID-19, which is disrupting life across the country and the world. Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Lab used Summit, the world's most powerful supercomputer, to run through a database of existing drug compounds and search for combinations that might prevent the virus. Without Summit, the process would have taken months instead of days. Read the full IBM blog post and see the article on NextGov (link resides outside IBM) and Bloomberg's (link resides outside IBM) interview with IBM's Dave Turek, vice president, technical computing, IBM Cognitive Systems.

U.S. Department of Energy Fights COVID-19 with IBM Supercomputer

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