SAND is a sequence assembler and editor for the nested
deletion sequencing method by Akira Suyama
with supervision of the Genome Database Working Groups
of the Genome Informatics Research Project,
under support of the Human Genome Center, Tokyo, Japan.
SAND is being made available at no fee if you agree with
the license agreement.
Although there is no fee,
SAND is NOT in the public domain.
You are authorized to obtain and use it only after sending
a license agreement .
Before you ftp SAND files you MUST
fill out and send the license agreement .
Otherwise, you are not permitted to make copies of SAND .
About the technical issue, contact to:
Mitsui Knowledge Industry, Co., Ltd.
3-7-4 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, TOkyo 102, JAPAN
And for general information of SAND :
Institute of Physics, College of Arts and Sciences,
The University of Tokyo
3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153, JAPAN
N.B. Please do not contact to the Human Genome Center for technical
information. Human Genome Center only accepts the License Agreement Form.