Sun Joins Grid Computing Craze; Partners With Sengent on Project to Fight Bioterrorism | GenomeWeb

Sun Microsystems threw its hat in the bioinformatics grid computing ring last week in a partnership with Sengent, the latest firm to apply its distributed computing technology to the life sciences. Sun will provide the infrastructure to support Sengent''s web-based effort to identify small-molecule drugs to treat anthrax, smallpox, and other diseases caused by biowarfare agents.

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