Top Supercomputer Sims the Human Heart

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Sequoia, the most powerful supercomputer (for now) and a 2012 PM Breakthrough Award winner, was built to model nuclear weapons explosions. But before the machine goes fully classified, scientists used its incredible power to build a simulation of the human heat that looks down to the cellular level and predicts how a heart would respond to particular drugs.

 

Read more: World’s Top Supercomputer Simulates the Human Heart – Popular Mechanics

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