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This website is maintained by MVLS Shared Research Facilities, which is a service unit within the University of Glasgow.

Our goal is to offer information in a timely and accurate manner in order to provide a general description of the services offered to current and prospective clients. If any errors are brought to our attention, we will endeavour to correct them. However, MVLS Shared Research Facilities and its partners, the Wellcome Trust as joint funding body, and the University of Glasgow as web hosting service accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.

In particular, the information on this website is of a general nature and not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular client, is not necessarily comprehensive or up to date, is sometimes linked to external sites over which MVLS Shared Research Facilities has no control, and is not to be considered as professional advice.

Logging Policy

We may collect, store, and use the following kinds of personal information: information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, website navigation details) in order to monitor the use of our web site. None of this information is used to identify you personally.

Collection Of Personal Information

We may store your personal information in order to send you email notifications that you have specifically requested, and to produce statistical information about our users although this information will not be used to identify any individual user.

The collected data will be treated confidentially and used only by the relevant members of the MVLS Shared Research Facilities. We will not share your personal data with any third parties for direct marketing purposes and we have no commercial interest in your data. However, data may be transmitted to bodies responsible for monitoring, inspection or regulatory tasks under EU law.

We maintain physical, electronic and managerial procedures to protect and prevent unauthorised access to your data and to ensure it is used correctly. Although we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the Internet, we offer secure protocols such as https for certain services.

Our website contains links to other websites. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third-party websites.

Contact Information

Our website contains personal information relating to the individual staff members of MVLS Shared Research Facilities such as the contact details of the team members and their involvement in research and development projects. This information is to be considered public information in the sense of EU Commission Decision 2006/291/EC,Euratom of 7 April 2006.

This personal information is only to be used to contact MVLS Shared Research Facilities staff for matters relating to their function. Consequently, any use or processing of this information in a way that is not compatible with its intended purpose (such as further transmission, further publication, and direct marketing) is illegal.

Email Policy

MVLS Shared Research Facilities will only send you emails that you have chosen to receive. Emails sent by MVLS Shared Research Facilities will inform you why you have been sent the email and advise you how to change your preferences.

Wherever possible, email addresses on this website are not published in the clear in order to avoid harvesting by spambots.