Research stories

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Modelling bacterial iron piracy from plant proteins

The HADDOCK portal helps to show that bacteria have a special drawbridge to steal iron from plant proteins

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H.E.S.S.: a window to the high energy universe

High-Throughput Compute services to unlock the puzzle of cosmic rays

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CTA: the world’s leading gamma-ray observatory

High-Throughput Compute and Storage solutions for CTA’s computational challenges

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What happened during the Amatrice earthquake?

How the VERCE platform helped seismologists to make sense of a natural catastrophe

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Stalking epilepsy

How High-Throughput Compute may help to find a brain activity marker that predicts epilepsy development

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New biomarkers for multiple sclerosis

How the VIP platform developed in France is helping scientists based in Sweden to research new ways to monitor the progress of multiple sclerosis.

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The genetics of Salmonella infections

How Cloud Compute helped scientists to understand what happens during when a human cell meets Salmonella

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New viruses implicated in fatal snake disease

How the Chipster platform helped virologists to make sense of millions of virus genomes

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Cracking Goldbach’s Conjecture

How High-Throughput Compute helped mathematicians to tackle an old problem

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Are comets born in asteroid collisions?

How High-Throughput Compute helped astronomers to find out where main-belt comets come from.

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Designing better antibiotics

How High-Throughput Compute helped to develop antibiotics with less side effects but equally powerful against fungi

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Modelling earthquakes in Thessaloniki

Predicting earthquakes is impossible, but High-Throughput Compute helps to anticipate their effects

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Improving digital security with natural selection

How scientists from the Czech Republic trialed new cryptanalysis methods with inspiration from the theory of evolution and the help of High-Throughput Compute

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Does combat stress have a long-term effect on attention and memory?

How High-Throughput Compute is helping to understand the effects of combat on soldiers’ brains

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Is Andromeda II galaxy the result of a merger?

How scientists from Poland used High-Throughput Compute to find an explanation for the origins of a galaxy that fits astronomical observations

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3D liver maps using magnetic resonance imaging

How High-Throughput Compute helps to develop alternative, non-invasive techniques to diagnose and monitor liver fibrosis

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Making sense of seismic noise

How High-Throughput Compute helps scientists to correlate data from millions of calculations to unveil the rock structure of an oil field under the North Sea

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On the double: how high metabolic rates accelerate evolution

How High-Throughput Compute helps to show how new species of cold-blooded animals appear faster in warmer climates

Publications

EGI Case Studies

A collection of the best research case studies published in the EGI website between 2010-2014.

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