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Good Morning, world. ;->


ignore this section; some ongoing madscience


madscience. google=0hits.060730; 1hit.070313

more madscience, here's a link to a this-site copy

of the hep C paper:

Click Here for the PDF paper

google<"posttransfusion non-A, non-B hepatitis, characterized by undulating">=1hit.070313 at pubmedcentral only.

googlescholar<"Detection, Semiquantitation, and Genetic Variation in Hepatitis C Virus">=31 papers cite this paper as of 070313

interestingly, pubmedcentral itself shows 19 papers citing this paper as of 070313. and, at least one, "Detection of genomic and intermediate...", author K T Nouri Aria, et al, doesn't appear on the googlescholar list. hmmmmm.

end current madscience section


Most recent update to this page: 28 December 2001 Friday from Moscow, Russian Federation, with minor edits 8/19/03 to alter email addresses to try to avoid SPAM (feh!), and now 8/28/03 to add info on a fix to MSIEv5.1.7 for Mac, and now 2/2/04 to add a little more stuff on MSIEv5.1.7.; and 2/16/04 to start a Quotes subpage; now 7/17/04 to add a stuff to do subpage; 060730 to add some madscience; 070313 more madscience; 111117 new stuff wow! let's add a TODO list for a proposed federal constitutional convention and other revisions to federal laws, targets for the OCCUPY movement...

temp note, see


Click Here for a TODO list for proposed federal Constitutional amendments, and other proposed federal law changes. This is a new section as of 11/17/2011. Go OCCUPIERS go.

Click here for current Moscow (Russia) contact information. This is valid 12/20/01 through 1/14/2002; thereafter try Berkeley (California, USA)...

You have reached the home page for Philip K. Lane, known to diverse and sundry friends as Phil, space cadet, rocket scientist, Dr. Cool (it's a long story), or occasionally "hey you!"


According to a reliable source (MW) this web page has been rated as the worst known personal website. NOTE ADDED DEC. 2001: this rating has been verified by CK (NYC).


Additional note 060701, SLL aka SLN aka The Mad Microbiologist has indicated her approval of this website...

Click here for info on fiddling with Microsoft Internet Explorer v5.1.7 for Macintosh OS 8.x-9.x to install updated trusted Certificate Authority (CA) certificates.

Click here for a public key trusted CA certificate for Equifax/Geotrust, since the one on their website doesn't update properly with MSIEv5.1.7.

Quotes. Click here for a quotes page. Check it out, there's some cool stuff here. This list gets updated the most frequently with new stuff. oooomm.

Hi to all.

In case you didn't know, the Web address for this page is: or

If you want dart practice (and have a spare monitor you can sacrifice) you can click on my photo. (photo caption & photo credit)

(photo is 54 kilobytes, GIF format, size 3.33 x 4.44 inches or 240 x 320 pixels, resolution 72 pixels/in.)

Florida. Here's a link to prior (now out of date) contact info for Kennedy Space Center, Florida.

Moscow. Here's a link to prior (now out of date) contact info for Institute for BioMedical Problems (IBMP), Moscow.

Curriculum Vitae. Here's a link so you can throw darts at my resume (if you have another spare monitor).

Stuff to Do. Things I keep meaning to do; running list.

This page is continuously under construction (especially now as I've figured out hyperlinking -- PKL 990827)...

If you're looking for more info and you're on an INTERNET Unix shell account, try finger lanephil<"at" sign> (you'll have to replace the <"at" sign> with the character @). If you're on a WELL account, try bio lanephil.

Or send me an email at lanephil<"at" sign> (replace <"at" sign> with the character @).

(NOTE, prior email address now out of service.)

(cash contributions graciously accepted ;-> ).

I'll add stuff here over time. So, check back early and often...

-- PKL (begun 2/23/96. Updated 4/10/96, 9/2/96, 9/15/96, 10/27/96, 12/9/96, 12/10/96, 2/25/97, 3/7/97, 3/13/97, 4/10/97, 8/11/97, 8/27/99, 8/4/00, 12/28/01, 8/19/03, 8/28/03, 2/2/04, 7/27/09)