Foldit

Foldit

for Windows

User Rating

Foldit Review

Foldit is a unique computer game that actually enables you to contribute to scientific research into the way proteins are formed.This in turn can help in research to find cures for serious illnesses such as Alzheimer's and AIDS. How on earth does this work? In Foldit, players around the world compete to design proteins. In the next step, real scientists actually test the proteins designed by the game's players to see if they make viable candidate compounds for new drugs.

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Technical Information

Name
Foldit
Price
Free
File size
15K
Requires
Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista
Updated
2021-10-17
Developer
University of Washington
Homepage
Downloads
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