Terms of use

By using or visiting this site you agree to the following terms of use which apply to any of the websites of Breda Genetics srl (from now on only Breda Genetics), including bredagenetics.com.

General information

To the best of its ability, Breda Genetics aims to ensure the accuracy and the regular update of information at the moment of publication on the website.

However, Breda Genetics cannot wholly guarantee the accuracy, precision nor the exhaustively of the information available on the website. The information available on the website is non-contractual, and can be changed at any time.

exclamation pointThe texts provided by Breda Genetics are not intended to replace professional health care. Only medical professionals – also available at Breda Genetics upon request – are authorized to give medical advice.

Medical or informative advice can be given just through the online and telemedicine services of Breda Genetics within the terms explained during each counselling session.

The information provided in Breda Genetics’ Academia section and any other page of Breda Genetics website is based on published scientific articles and personal experience of Breda Genetics collaborators/contractors. Clinical card texts may not apply to specific cases, due to the extensive variability of disease expression. Some information may appear shocking. It is of the utmost importance to check if the provided information is relevant or not to a specific case.

Information in Breda Genetics is updated on a regular basis. It may happen that new discoveries are made in between updates and do not yet appear in the disease profile. Professionals are encouraged to always consult the most recent publications before making any decisions based on the information provided.

Breda Genetics cannot be held responsible for harmful, truncated or erroneous use of any information found in the Breda Genetics database.

The clinician using the information provided in Breda Genetics is solely responsible for the diagnosis made.

Data Confidentiality

The Breda Genetics web portal only contains data submitted voluntarily or recorded with the consent of those concerned. This applies to all email addresses and/or nominative data recorded, except the IP addresses of visitors to the site.

These IP addresses are automatically recorded by our IT system in server logs and by the company Google Inc.’s IT system. The IP addresses of our visitors, as well as their connections and information concerning their browsers, are collected by the company Google Inc. and are processed by servers in the USA and are likely to be shared with or communicated to third parties charged with processing this data for Google Inc.: these third parties could be situated outside of the European Union.

For information concerning the conservation of data collected by our web traffic tool, Google Analytics, please consult the Google Inc.’s privacy policy. For additional information, please see also our Cookie Policy page.

Site use

Use of the site is limited to personal use only.Access to the site can be interrupted at any moment, without forewarning, especially in the case of force majeure, maintenance, or if Breda Genetics decides to suspend or stop the publication of this service. The provision of this service is therefore limited to a best effort undertaking.

Intellectual Property

Breda Genetics holds all intellectual property rights concerning the structure of the database, the format of the website, the logo and copyright, as well as the data and information on the site (text and images). Any image not produced by Breda Genetics has been regularly purchased by paying distribution royalties. If you have any concern about the copyright of the images published on Breda Genetics srl, you are invited to contact us.

No element or part of the site (including, but not limited to, the database and the information contained within) can be copied, translated, reproduced, exploited, published, electronically stocked or redistributed for commercial or non-commercial use without prior written consent.

However, Breda Genetics allows the user to reproduce all or part of the site’s content, in one saved or printed copy. This right applies strictly to personal, private and non-collective use of the material.

The appropriate form when quoting Breda Genetics is:

Breda Genetics srl: if there’s a mutation, we’ll find it. Copyright, Breda Genetics srl. Available on https://bredagenetics.com/URL OF THE CITED PAGE. Accessed (date accessed).

Links

The website contains links to other partner or third-party websites. These sites are validated before online publication. However, Breda Genetics has no way of checking these sites daily, and cannot offer any guarantee concerning these sites in respect to the current laws and rules in vigour.

Modifications

Breda Genetics reserves the right to change, without forewarning, the present terms of use of the website bredagenetics.com and of its other websites.

Creating a link to a page on the Breda Genetics portal

Links to the home page or one of the Breda Genetics web pages are authorised:
-providing that the name of the site (Breda Genetics), or an equivalent description of the portal, is clearly indicated on the link or next to it.
-providing that the authors of the link have informed Breda Genetics prior to the publication of the link
This authorisation does not apply to websites publishing information of an illegal nature, be it violent, polemic, pornographic, racist, or bearing prejudice to the sensitivity of the majority.

Creating a link to a document published on the site

All direct or embedded links to a document other than a webpage, notwithstanding their form or content, are prohibited, unless the express authorisation of the editors of the portal Breda Genetics has been given.

This includes in particular, but not exclusively, all documents in a graphic format (such as .jpg, .gif, .png), all multimedia or animated documents (such as .avi, .mov, .wmv, .flv, .swf, .ppt, .pps), all text or word-processed documents (such as .txt, .doc, .docx, .rtf, .xls, .pdf), as well as any other document which cannot be viewed using a standard internet browser.

Inclusion and using frames

Any use or reproduction, even in part, of one of the elements of the Breda Genetics web portal on a third-party site using techniques described as ’inclusion’, frames, inlining, or any other technique of a similar nature, is prohibited.

Responsibility

The editors and authors of the web portal Breda Genetics cannot be held responsible for errors and omissions made in the information published online, nor for the technical problems encountered on the website and on other websites you may be directed to through links on an Breda Genetics webpage, nor for the interpretation of information published on these sites, as well as the consequences of the use of this information.

Deleting cookies in your hard drive

You can delete cookies saved in your computer by using the following procedure depending on the browser you use.
Warning: this procedure will delete all the cookies used by the browser, including those used by other websites, which can lead to the loss of certain information or settings. For additional info on how to delete cookies, please look at your browser settings.

For reasons due to the technology used by one of our contractors, a session cookie may be used when visiting our website in order to make statistical analyses and to record site traffic. If you wish, you can disactivate this cookie by changing the settings of your internet browser.

In accordance with article 8.1 of the terms of use of the Google Analytics service, we draw your attention to the following declaration:

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

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