WavePhore Adds BIOSIS Previews to Its Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical News Service

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WavePhore Newscast, Inc. and BIOSIS have announced their agreement to add the life science database, BIOSIS Previews, to WavePhore's Web-based information service designed specifically for the pharmaceutical industry. WavePhore Newscast provides subscriptionbased services that deliver personalized business information from over 3,000 sources to corporate knowledge workers through the Internet, extranets, and corporate intranets.

BIOSIS Previews is exclusively devoted to multidisciplinary coverage of the life sciences. Companies that choose to select the BIOSIS Previews database as a premium source will have access to the most current 6 months' worth of information, which includes over 275,000 references to the latest studies published in scientific journals, meeting literature, reviews, and books.

WavePhore Newscast provides Webbased access to breaking news on scientific discoveries, regulatory developments, competitors, patents, and financial market information. The addition of BIOSIS Previews will provide companies and their employees with access to critical references and abstracts on published scientific research in all areas of biology, including agriculture, biochemistry, biotechnology, ecology, genetics, medicine, pharmacology, and public health. …