Issue No.01 - January/February (2001 vol.3)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/5992.895182
A computing paradigm popularized by the search for life in outer space is now being directed at understanding life from the inside. Two recently launched programs--one independent, the other under the auspices of Stanford University--have developed SETI@home-like distributed computing programs that rely on lay participants' computing power to help them unlock the biological mystery of how proteins fold.
Keri Schreiner, "Distributed Projects Tackle Protein Mystery", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.3, no. 1, pp. 13-16, January/February 2001, doi:10.1109/5992.895182