Open-Phylo: a customizable crowd-computing platform for multiple sequence alignment

Abstract

Citizen science games such as Galaxy Zoo, Foldit, and Phylo aim to harness the intelligence and processing power generated by crowds of online gamers to solve scientific problems. However, the selection of the data to be analyzed through these games is under the exclusive control of the game designers, and so are the results produced by gamers. Here, we… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/gb-2013-14-10-r116

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