Terms & Conditions
This website (“the BIOBANK site”) is established and operated by BIOBANK CO., LTD. (“BIOBANK”). Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this BIOBANK site and access only when you agree to them. By using the BIOBANK site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below.
The whole BIOBANK site and respective contents on the BIOBANK site (including information, documents, photographs, figures, illustrations, sounds, movies, brands and designs) are all subject to copyright protection. All or some contents of the BIOBANK site are protected by copyright laws and others. Therefore, secondary use such as copy, diversion, reproduction, republication or sale without obtaining BIOBANK’s prior permission is prohibited. Likewise, alteration of the whole or a part of contents of the BIOBANK site without obtaining BIOBANK’s prior approval is prohibited
Linking to the BIOBANK site
If you wish to create a link to the BIOBANK site, please obtain prior consent from BIOBANK. You may not link directly to some part of contents due to the Pharmaceutical Affairs Act of Japan and others. In such case, BIOBANK will designate which pages you can link to. Please cite BIOBANK as the source in the linked website so that users can easily acknowledge. In no event will the BIOBANK site be liable for contents on a linked website.
- If you wish to link to the BIOBANK site, please ask for prior approval from BIOBANK. When doing so, please clarify the website address you wish to link using our inquiry from.
- You may not use the logo of BIOBANK.
- BIOBANK prohibits links from certain websites which we consider inappropriate including cases in which the contents are illegal or cases in which contents defame the third party.
Services and Contents of the BIOBANK site
BIOBANK pays full attention to information posted on the BIOBANK site. However, we give no guarantee as to any of the accuracy, utility, integrity and safety of the BIOBANK site that there is no risk of infection by viruses, and so forth. BIOBANK bares no responsibility on damages arising out of use of the BIOBANK site or information posted at the BIOBANK site, or inability to use them.
Modification of the contents and discontinuance of the services
BIOBANK reserves the right to change the contents of the BIOBANK site or close down the BIOBANK site at any time without prior notice.
Communication via e-mail and others
BIOBANK bears no responsibility to reply to communication via e-mail and web form. Please refrain from sending any confidential information via e-mail or similar communication tools since it cannot be treated confidentially. We regard information obtained or submitted via e-mail and others as non-confidential and consider it as public information.
Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction
The use of the BIOBANK site and this Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan unless otherwise expressly provided. All controversies and disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the BIOBANK site will be submitted to the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo, Japan as the Court of first instance.