CancerConsultants™ Achieves Milestones as Leading Online Oncology Market Research Organization

Ketchum, ID — December 1, 2000 —CancerConsultants.com, a leading provider of business-to-consumer and business-to-business Internet solutions for providers of cancer services, announced today that they had achieved strategic milestones in recruiting physicians to perform online market research for biopharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies developing cancer-related products.

The enrollment of 1,500 oncology physician participants has been achieved and CancerConsultants.com has recently completed its 20th online market research project on behalf of biopharmaceutical sponsors. CancerConsultants.com is uniquely positioned to be the leading provider of oncology market research because of its online proprietary technology, Oncosurvey.com, prequalified database of over 1,500 cancer specialists, and leading expertise in the development and marketing of cancer-related products and services.

Dr. Charles Weaver, CEO and a medical oncologist stated, “We are pleased with the rapid rate of physician adoption that allows our customers the opportunity to access the ‘difficult to reach leading oncology specialists’. Moreover, our company consists of cancer experts in drug development, clinical trials, physician practice management and patient/physician education, which combined with market research expertise, uniquely positions us to be the leader in online oncology market research.”

Oncosurvey.com™, CancerConsultants.com’s proprietary Internet-based market research tool, allows the development and distribution of complex market research surveys in a simple format eliminating several time-consuming steps inherent in traditional market research. Utilizing prescreened physician participants, CancerConsultants.com is able to achieve an 80-90% participant response rate within 48 hours of launching a market research program. Physicians are more inclined to participate because Oncosurvey.com allows them to complete surveys online at their convenience. For sponsors, this means that market research analysis can be completed as early as 7-10 days following the launch of a survey, helping them to make important decisions concerning the development and implementation of a variety of their programs.

Oncosurvey.com has been utilized to perform standard market research with physicians, practice administrators and patients as well as promotional testing and product detailing. A second widely utilized program performs clinical trial feasibility testing and recruitment of physicians for participation in clinical trials. This program leverages CancerConsultants.com’s significant experience in the design and development of clinical trials with proven investigators from its proprietary database.