James Mahaffy mahaffy at
Fri Jan 27 14:24:42 EST 1995

BIOSCI Administrator (biosci-help at wrote:
: We have received a proposal below for a new newsgroup,

: DIAGNOSTICS/bionet.diagnostics

: Proposed USENET name:           bionet.diagnostics  (unmoderated)

We have a couple of proposals (this one and audiology) that would seem
to me to be especially used by folks interested in medicine or medical
research.  If I read the name right they are all as groups under bionet.
Would there some wisdom to include another level such as I realize there is a lot of overlap with cell
biologists not in medical research, but somehow lumping them in the same
category or with a common searchable name, might aid in folks finding

James F. Mahaffy                   e-mail: mahaffy at
Biology Department                 phone: 712 722-6279
Dordt College                      FAX 712 722-1198
Sioux Center, Iowa 51250

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