EMBL File Server - recent additions

Peter Stoehr STOEHR at embl.bitnet
Tue Mar 13 08:11:00 EST 1990


                Additions to EMBL File Server
                -----------------------------

Some new files have been installed on the EMBL File Server. All help and
directory information has been updated accordingly.

(1) New Directory DOC
    o   ORDERFORM.TXT           - This form can be used to order the EMBL
                                  nucleotide database and the EMBL/SwissProt
                                  protein database on tape or CD-ROM.
    o   ORDERINFO.TXT           - This set of 4 short documents is subscription
                                  information distributed annually (May), and
                                  on demand, to people on the EMBL Data Library
                                  mailing list.
    o   EMBNET.DOC              - Description of the European Molecular Biology
                                  Data Network (EMBnet). ASCII version.
                                  Postscript version available in EMBNET.PS
                                  RTF version available in EMBNET.RTF

(2) New Directory PROSITE
        o PROSITE.1             - ProSite newsletters,
          PROSITE.2               kindly supplied by
                                  Amos Bairoch, U. of Geneva.
                                  The computer-readable version of ProSite
                                  will be available as soon as published
                                  by Amos Bairoch.

(3) New Directory LIMB
    o   LIMB.TXT                - LiMB (Listing of Molecular
                                  Biological Databases) Release 1.2.
                                  LiMB is kindly supplied by Los Alamos
                                  National Laboratory.
    o   LIMB.DOC                - Documentation of LiMB
    o   LIMBSHORT.TXT           - Short form of LiMB
    o   LIMB.NDX                - Index file (keywords)

(4) New Directory EPD
        o EPD.DAT               - The Eukaryotic Promotor Database,
                                  Release 22, Feb 1990,
                                  produced by Philipp Bucher and EMBL
                                  This is also distributed with the
                                  EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database.
        o EPD.DOC               - Documentation for the above database

(5) New Directory ECD
        o ECD.DAT               - The E. coli Database,
                                  Release 2, Feb 1990,
                                  produced by M. Kroeger and EMBL.
                                  This is also distributed with the
                                  EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database.
        o ECD.DOC               - Documentation for the above database

(6) New Directory REBASE        - The Restriction Enzyme Database,
                                  REBASE, Release 9001, January 1990,
                                  produced by Rich Roberts at Cold
                                  Spring Harbor Laboratory.
                                  This is also distributed with the
                                  EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database.


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Peter Stoehr/Rainer Fuchs
EMBL Data Library
12.3.90



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