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Portion of ‘Jeopardy’ winnings to go to UTMB

Galveston County Daily News, March 1, 2011

A portion of Watson’s million–dollar prize will help fund UTMB Health’s "Discovering Dengue Drugs — Together" project, a massive computational effort running jointly on IBM "It has been very exciting to have two of the world’s most advanced computing resources support our research to find cures for dengue disease," said UTMB’s Stan Watowich, associate professor in the department of biochemistry and molecular biology and lead scientist for the medical branch’s "Discovering Dengue Drugs — Together" project. The news also appears in the Houston Business Journal, Guidry News, Information Week, KTRH-AM (link unavailable) and the Chicago Tribune.