By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – IBM will collaborate with researchers at the University of Melbourne in Australia to provide life sciences researchers in the area with access to high-performance computing, including IBM's Blue Gene, to conduct a range of human disease studies.

The collaboration will involve IBM's Research Computational Biology Center, the Victorian Life Sciences Computational Initiative (VLSCI), and as many as 10,000 other researchers spread around the Melbourne area.

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