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GENERAL

These Terms of Use may be changed from time to time by Bioinformatics Institute in its sole discretion and without prior notice. Any changes will be posted on this page and upon your use of this Web Site after such changes have been posted, you shall be deemed to have be aware of such changes and your use of this Web Site shall constitute your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use as modified. In addition to these terms and conditions, additional terms and conditions may apply for access to certain parts of this Web Site. By accessing such parts of this Web Site, you are deemed to have accepted and agreed to be bound by such additional terms and conditions as stated in the parts of this Web Site where such access is made available. Where there is any inconsistency between these terms and conditions and the additional terms and conditions, the additional terms and conditions shall to the extent of such inconsistency, prevail.

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RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF CONTENTS

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PRIVACY STATEMENT

  1. If you are only browsing this website or using the "Search" function, we do not capture data that allows us to identify you individually. This Site automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information and pages requested. Any information that you give to us shall be deemed to be given voluntarily and with your consent.
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  6. Bioinformatics Institute reserves the right to amend the Privacy Statement in its sole discretion from time to time. Any such amendment will be displayed in this website and take effect forthwith.