EMBL CD-ROM, February 1990

Peter Stoehr STOEHR at embl.bitnet
Wed Mar 14 15:33:00 EST 1990

The latest release of the EMBL CD-ROM, February 1990 contains:

o EMBL Nucleotide Sequence Database, Release 22, Feb 1990

o SWISS-PROT Protein Sequence Database, Release 13, Dec. 1989
  (plus all the files distributed with these 2 databases on
   magnetic tape)

o Retrieval software for MS-DOS systems (uses commercial CD-ROM retrieval
  engine from Fulcrum Technologies)

o Both sequence databases in NBRF format. For the nucleotide database, the
  various 'divisions' (RODent, PRImate etc) are reformatted separately.

o An E. coli map database. This is also distributed with the nucleotide
  sequence database, but the CD-ROM includes software from the
  author Dr Kroeger, for MSDOS.

Some old (1989) demonstration CD-ROM's are available, free of charge.
Order forms can be obtained from the EMBL Data Library, or from the EMBL
File Server (send an e-mail to NETSERV at EMBL.bitnet containing the line

Peter Stoehr
European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Data Library
EMBL Data Library                   Tel: +49 6221 387258
MeyerhofStr. 1                      Telex: 461613 (embl d)
Postfach 10.2209                    Fax: +49 6221 387306
6900 Heidelberg                     E-mail: datalib at embl.bitnet
West Germany

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