Database Software

InforMax, Inc. informax at access.digex.net
Tue Oct 24 10:39:07 EST 1995

In article <3089AAC9.2B97 at mailbox.syr.edu>, Kim Pruitt
<kpruitt at mailbox.syr.edu> wrote:

> Hi,
>         Here is some information about the Genome Tracker 
> program for the Macintosh user.  This database program is 
> designed to help you organize your inventory of seed stocks 
> and also helps manage transformation, mutagenesis, and 
> genetic experiments.  The database keeps track of the 
> following information:  Stock Number, Ecotype, Genotype, 
> Generation and Type (i.e. mutategenized, transgenic etc.), 
> Self-fertilized vs. Cross-Fertilized, Age, Storage Location, 
> References, Source, Parents, Single Plant Seed Stock vs. 
> Population, and Comments.  Some of the functions provided 
> by the program, accessible through both desktop buttons and 
> menus, include: Find/Search, Sort, Find Parent, Draw Family 
> Tree, and Draw Progeny Tree. The program includes 
> customizable pop-up menus to facilitate rapid standardized 
> data entry by multiple users.  We have provided a very useful 
> "Fill In" button which facilitates entering the parental 
> information.  The Family Tree drawing feature can be used to 
> track the progress of multi-generational genetic cross 
> experiments.   The Progeny Tree drawing feature identifies 
> all the progeny of an individual (or population) and can be 
> used to keep track of individuals derived from a mutagenesis, 
> transformation, or genetic experiment.
>         This relational database program is easy to use and 
> comes with an extensive Users Manual.  In addition, we 
> provide online technical support via e-mail.  The program is 
> available for $199.00.  We accept purchase orders, checks, 
> and money orders.  A demonstration version is not available 
> at this time.  We offer a 30 day return policy.  We plan on 
> having a version for the PC computer in the near future.  If 
> you wish to order a copy please send the PO number to the 
> following address.  You can also send the PO number to this 
> e-mail address for more rapid ordering, but we would 
> appreciate also receiving a paper copy.
> Salt City Software
> 7744 Sotherden Dr.
> Liverpool, NY  13090
> email: 70761.2216 at Compuserve.com
> Sincerely,
> Kim Pruitt

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