Massively parallel (disambiguation)

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Massively parallel is a description that appears in computer science, life sciences, medical diagnostics, and other fields.


  • Massively parallel refers to the use of a large number of processors (or separate computers) to perform a set of coordinated computations in parallel.

Life sciences[edit]

  • Massively parallel chemical reactions are used to reduce the time and cost of an analysis or synthesis procedure, e.g. in ultra-high-throughput sequencing.