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Hi i am new in overclocking so i want ask to what exactly mean folding? It have some common with folders?
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It is literally the activity of using software to simulate the action of folding proteins in order to help scientists and researchers get closer to finding a cure for cancer.

Here are some sites to look at and study:

http://folding.stanford.edu/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protein_folding

http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=en#sc...f49a1ee2bf6003
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Quote:
Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
It is literally the activity of using software to simulate the action of folding proteins in order to help scientists and researchers get closer to finding a cure for cancer.

Here are some sites to look at and study:

http://folding.stanford.edu/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protein_folding

http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=en#sc...f49a1ee2bf6003
This, essentially. There are also a few links here that you could read if you are interested:
http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...need-know.html
http://www.overclock.net/overclock-n...l-threads.html
http://www.overclock.net/8123658-post6.html
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Hi i am new in overclocking so i want ask to what exactly mean folding? It have some common with folders?
Folding is basically the same thing as "tucking" or "doing the tuck", which is basically folding your manhood back between one's legs in order to appear as a woman. This is really awesome when you are dancing around in front of a mirror, or if you are playing catcher for the night
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Originally Posted by Phobos223 View Post
Folding is basically the same thing as "tucking" or "doing the tuck", which is basically folding your manhood back between one's legs in order to appear as a woman. This is really awesome when you are dancing around in front of a mirror, or if you are playing catcher for the night
LOL, I don't normally reply to these threads but this literally has me laughing... My wife was like "***" is so funny? LOL!

Im gonna go fold now while I take a shower, LOL!.
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i'd like to ask everyone to remain calm - no need to get too heated
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i'd like to ask everyone to remain calm - no need to get too heated
But isn't that what happens when folding?
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oh you XD
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