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CancerNet, NCI's mail server providing cancer information has been
updated for November. For a description of statement changes, request
Monthly PDQ Statement Changes ( cn-405001). For a brief listing
of CancerNet content changes for the current month, request CancerNet
Changes ( cn-400000).
 
 
CancerNet is now available on the FEDWORLD BBS. You can access FEDWORLD
via dial-up ( 703 321-8020 8N1 ) or via Internet ( telnet: fedworld.gov
( 192.239.92.3) login: new ). Select Option O, Subsystems/Databases from
the main menu, and Option J, National Cancer Institute - CancerNet (NCI)
from the submenu.
 
CANCERLIT citations and abstracts for November will be available
in CancerNet on November 8, 1994.
 
 
 
The National Cancer Institute has a new Information Associates Program
which provides one-stop, easy access to all of NCI's scientific
information resources, including online access to the PDQ database
via the Internet or by dialing toll-free to NCI using just a
modem and personal computer. For details, select news articles
How to Access NCI Information Resources - U.S. Residents ( cn-400035)
or How to Access NCI Information Resources - International ( cn-400036).
 
To access CancerNet, send a mail message to:
 
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In the body of the mail message, enter HELP to receive the instructions
and most current contents list. If you have a problem accessing CancerNet,
please call 1-800-624-7890 (within U.S.) or (301) 816-2083 or send an
email message to:
 
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CancerNet statements are available in Spanish. To request the
Instructions and Contents List in Spanish, enter SPANISH in the
body of the mail message. If you would like to request the statements
in Spanish, substitute the prefix "cs-" in front of the number
(e.g., cs-100022 to receive the statement on anal cancer in Spanish).
All of the physician, patient, and supportive care statements
are available in Spanish.  Selected news articles marked with a "#" in
the Contents List are available in Spanish.
 
CancerNet is available on the NIH gopher server. Point gopher client
software to gopher.nih.gov.  Select #3 Health and Clinical Information,
and #1 CancerNet information.  Telnet access is available at the
National Cancer Center Research Institute in Tokyo ( gopher.ncc.go.jp
login: gopher ). For a listing of other sites where CancerNet
Information is available,  request Redistribution of CancerNet and
CancerNet Availability (cn-400030).  This news article also has information
on the conditions that apply when redistributing CancerNet information.
 
 
Please send comments or questions to:
 
     Cheryl Burg
     International Cancer Information Center
     Internet: [log in to unmask]