ATCC info ?
danj at welchgate.welch.jhu.edu
Fri Jan 15 14:40:21 EST 1993
In article <1993Jan15.001929.251 at midway.uchicago.edu> jm68 at midway.uchicago.edu writes:
>Help! Does anyone have an e-mail address for the American Type
>Culture Collection (ATCC)? Or, better yet, a way to access
>their catalog via Internet or dial-up? A hunt via Gopher was
Ah, you just didn't search the right part of gopher :-). You can
search all the articles that have ever been posted to bionet by
wais or gopher. Remembering that this question has come up before
a search for a search for ATCC yields the following article posted
by Bill Melchior last July.
Best of luck,
danj at welchgate.welch.jhu.edu
I can't find my ATCC newletter, but the following recent BIOSCI posting
on MSDN (Microbial Strain Data Network) explains that ATCC and OTHER
related DATABASES are available on the Internet. There is a one-time
fee of $40, with fees for connect time and data transmission.
An email message to MSDN at CGNET.COM brought me both a speedy reply by
email and a snail-mail packet of information. I've not subscribed,
so I can't comment on the quality of the service.
From: eross at uk.ac.crc (E. Ross)
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Date: 26 Jun 92 11:27:05 GMT
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