Dialog Makes Alliance With Biospace For Life Sciences Info

Dialog Makes Alliance With Biospace For Life Sciences Info

Dialog has announced an alliance with BioSpace, Inc., a popular Internet Web site provider for information and resources for professionals in the life sciences field.

Through the alliance, Dialog has made portions of the content it collects from thousands of information providers around the world available through BioSpace’s public Web site at http://www.biospace.com

From anywhere within the BioSpace Web site, users are able to click through to the Dialog Web site where they may search for articles, reports, and documents published in dozens of relevant databases maintained by Dialog. Users may purchase the full text of desired documents online using credit cards.

The initial Dialog content available to BioSpace users includes clinical databases, worldwide patents and related intellectual property documentation, world news focused on the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, and an extensive array of scientific literature.

BioSpace’s Web site attracts more than one million unique visitors monthly. The company also offers a daily email newsletter, the ‘GenePool’, which reaches 45,000 readers.

Specific sources now available through Dialog’s BioSpace channel include:

Clinical Databases – Adis R&D Insight, Adis Newsletters, Derwent Drug File, IMS R&D Focus, DIOGENES (r), FDA Regulatory Updates, Drug Information Fulltext, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, The Merck Index Online, Worldwide Patents: Derwent Patents Citation Index, French Patents, JAPIO, IMSworld Patents International, Chinese Patent Abstracts in English, European Patents Fulltext, U.S. Patents Fulltext, CLAIMS (r)/Current Patents Legal Status, CLAIMS (r)/U.S. Patents, and WIPO/PCT Patents Fulltext.

International BioNews – Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industry News Databases [PHIND], Asia-Pacific Business Journals, Asia-Pacific News, Asian Business Intelligence Reports, Canada NewsWire, Japan Economic Newswire (sm) Plus, JICST-EPlus – Japanese Science & Technology, South American Business Information, Sunday Star-Times (New Zealand), Times/Sunday Times (London), Toronto Star, and South China Morning Post.

Scientific Literature – MEDLINE (r), EMBASE (r), SciSearch (r): a Cited Reference Science Database, Cancerlit (r), Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Abstracts, The Lancet (r), Life Sciences Collection, and TOXLINE (r).

For further DIALOG information contact: The Dialog Corporation, 11000 Regency Parkway – Suite 10, Cary, NC 27511. Telephone: (800) 334-2564 (U.S. & Canada) or (919) 462-8600. Fax: (919) 468-9890. Email: customer@dialog.com URL: http://www.dialog.com

For further BIOSPACE information contact: BioSpace, Inc., 245 11th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103. Telephone: (800) BIOSPACE [U.S. & Canada] or (415) 355-6500. Fax: (415) 503-1070. Email: customercare@biospace.com URL: http://www.biospace.com

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