Entrez:Sequences ANSWER: NENTREZ

Ed Rybicki ed at micro.uct.ac.za
Thu Feb 17 16:41:44 EST 1994

In article <doelz.761073100 at biox> doelz at comp.bioz.unibas.ch (Reinhard Doelz) writes:
>From: doelz at comp.bioz.unibas.ch (Reinhard Doelz)
>Subject: Re: Entrez:Sequences
>Date: Sat, 12 Feb 1994 17:11:40 GMT

>bionet at cgmvax.cgm.cnrs-gif.fr writes:

>>>Has anyone had problems getting Entrez CD-ROMs? 
>>Ooooooooo YES !!!

>I found problems solved once they had my mastercard number. Europeans
>might get a bit behind due to the horrible bank charges, and the 
>money which finally gets there might be less than required even if the
>check was written on the amount due. 

So it's even worse for us - R3 per dollar (R5 per pound) - so what we did is 
go for Nentrez, the network Entrez, which works WONDERFULLY!!  FTP in to 
ncbi.nlm.nih.gov and go for entrez and dig till you get the win version.  
Allows all sorts of wonderful searches, semi-online, and it's FREE.  Simply 
email to a Jonathan Epstein (epstein at gold.nlm.nih.gov) and give him your IP 
address (or that of your server iff you want >1 people connected), and then 
fire up the software.


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