Cure for cancer hunt1st March 2013
The general public are set to be recruited as part of a new fight to find cures for cancer.
Leading companies from the technology world and cancer researchers are teaming up to come up with ways to let the general public hunt for cures for cancer. Cancer Research UK, Amazon, Facebook and Google, are trying to get people to search for mutations in DNA which lead to cancer. The data needs to be analysed by eye, but there are not enough scientists so researchers hope that they may accelerate the process “harnessing the collective power of citizen scientists.”
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Title: Cure for cancer hunt
Author: Mark Nicholls
Article Id: 23828
Date Added: 1st Mar 2013