new wais server

Francois Schiettecatte francois at
Mon Jan 27 16:44:46 EST 1992

OMIM is now available to all under WAIS ( wide area information
system ). The OMIM database is reindexed on a daily basis, so 
the information in it is veru current.

I have also included the source file at the end of this message.

wais software is available from for anonymous


   :version  3 
   :ip-address ""
   :ip-name ""
   :tcp-port 210
   :database-name "omim"
   :cost 0.00 
   :cost-unit :free 
   :maintainer "francois at"
   :description "
                       Catalogs of Autosomal Dominant,
                Autosomal Recessive, and X-Linked Phenotypes

                                 Content by
                           Victor A. McKusick, M.D.
                 University Professor of Medical Genetics,
              The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,
                 and Physician, The Johns Hopkins Hospital

                     Last OMIM Update: December 24, 1991

                   Copyright 1966, 1968, 1971, 1975, 1978,
                             1983, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1991
                      The Johns Hopkins University Press

           * OMIM is a trademark of The Johns Hopkins University

  Materials contained in OMIM are used by license from publishers and
  are fully protected by copyright restrictions.  This material may not
  be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means for
  information, storage, or retrieval system other than within the terms
  of 'fair use' in the United States Copyright Law without permission
  in writing from the Welch Medical Library.


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