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Noel running SF Marathon for Open Insulin!

Hi all, our computational protein modeling expert Noel is running the San Francisco marathon this weekend to raise funds for the project! He's made a mini-documentary about the project as well which you can view here:

https://youtu.be/479ktsKM4sU

You can donate to his marathon fundraiser here: https://www.crowdrise.com/open-insulin-project-at-counter-culture-labs

Coming soon: more updates about Open Insulin collaborations in the Bay Area, Syndey, and Ghent, and our work branching out into yeast.

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