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These 2 scientific presentations were from the Bioinformatics outside the lab: How to mobilize online citizen scientists to accelerate research session at the virtual ISMB conference in July 2020:

Seth Cooper, "Foldit and the origin of scientific discovery games in molecular biology":

Firas Khatib (beta_helix), "Gamers and experimentalists collaborate on COVID-19":

BONUS: This article, "Citizen science is booming during the pandemic". just came out this week and mentions Foldit.
Be sure to check it out--thank you to all of our players who have contributed so much to science, particularly during this time!


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