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Vodafone Italia Foundation launches free cancer research app

Wednesday 29 May 2019 | 11:20 CET | News
Vodafone Italia Foundation has teamed up with the Italian Foundation for Cancer Research (FIRC) and its Molecular Oncology Institute (IFOM) to launch a free app that enables users to help speed up vital cancer research while they sleep. The app, dubbed DreamLab app, is designed to tap into the unused processing power of smartphones to support research into the three-dimensional structure of DNA within the cell nucleus, helping scientists better understand genetic mutations in cancer patients.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: DNA / Vodafone / Vodafone Italia
Countries: Italy
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