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Viewing Files

In addition to standard HTML Web pages, our web site contain other file formats. You may need additional software or browser plug-ins to view some of the information available on our site. This document lists show each format, along with links to the corresponding freely available plug-ins or viewers.

The following additional tools and browser plug-ins may be needed to fully experience content offered on the EDRN web site:

Documents

Adobe Acrobat Reader Adobe Acrobat Reader (.pdf)
Macintosh users can use the Mac OS X built-in "Preview" application as well as the Safari browser to view PDF files. Windows users will need to download Acrobat Reader for free*.

Microsoft Word Microsoft Word (.doc)
Where possible, EDRN prefers PDF files. However, if a Word file sneaks by our inspectors, Macintosh users can use built-in features of Mac OS X to view them. Windows users will need to download Word Viewer 2003 for free*.

Microsoft Excel Microsoft Excel (.xls)
Macintosh users can use built-in features of Mac OS X to view Excel files. Windows users will need to download Excel Viewer 2003 for free*.

Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft PowerPoint (.ppt)
Where possible, EDRN prefers PDF files. However, if a PowerPoint presentation sneaks by our inspectors, Macintosh users can use built-in features of Mac OS X to view them. Windows users will need to download PowerPoint Viewer 2003 for free*.

Multimedia

Apple QuickTime Apple QuickTime (.mov, .mpg, .mpeg, .aif, .mp3, .m4p, .m4v, .m4a)
If you do not already have QuickTime, you can download QuickTime Player for free* (Macintosh and Windows).

Adobe Flash Player Adobe Flash Player (.swf)
If you do not already have Adobe Flash, you can download Adobe Flash Player for free* (Macintosh and Windows).

* The NCI Web site provides links to other Internet sites for informational purposes and the convenience of its users. When users select a link to an external Web site, they are leaving the NCI Web site and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the external site.

News

The final report of the 2013 Cancer Biomarkers Bioinformatics Workshop is now available.

Announcement 03/06/2014

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 27th EDRN Steering Committee Meeting a success. We look forward to seeing everyone at the 9th EDRN Scientific Workshop from September 8-11, 2014 in Washington D.C.

Announcement