Pharma Plugs into MyGrid: GSK, Merck, AstraZeneca Join UK-Based Consortium | GenomeWeb

MyGrid just may be the most buzzword-compliant project in bioinformatics. Launched in October 2001, the UK-based project promises to marry grid computing, semantic web technologies, web services, and agent-based software engineering. The goal is a comprehensive platform that will not only harness distributed computational resources, but will also seamlessly link databases, analytical tools, and free-text information from the literature.

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