Play Games, Help Science!

Predicting how proteins are folded is key to creating the drugs to fight most diseases.  Foldit is an online computer game in which players compete to fold the best proteins.  Foldit takes advantage of players’ puzzle-solving hunches and has them play competitively to help science.  Players and scientists have published some of their findings in Nature magazine.  Read more about Foldit at their website.

Submitted by:  Interested gamers

Status: Ready to play!

Updated: 2-25-15