PRIVACY POLICY

General

We will always respect your privacy. All of your personal information you provide us including your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of our organisation except as noted in (a), (b), (c) and (d) below.

(a) Rewards: From time to time other organisations may offer a reward via the antYbuddY platform. In return, any said organisation may request your personal details so as to contact you regarding the delivery of your reward and use of any or all of your antibody review data that you submitted to be openly hosted on the antYbuddY platform. In such cases you will always be informed and requested to accept their (other organisation) terms and condition.

(b) Multiple Platforms: Currently antYbuddY.com does not operate any other life science resource platform but may do so in the near future. In this event, any related platforms will share some resources meaning you only have to register once and can use those credentials to sign in to all the platforms. Also, changing the sign in credentials, your email address or password, will affect how you sign in on all sites. However, your profile information is separated and will only be shown on those sites where you sign in.

(c) Legal Disclosures: We may disclose personal information we collect through antYbuddY.com in cases where disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law or to enforce our Terms Of Use to protect the rights, property or safety of antYbuddY.com, its users and others.

(d) Contracted Third Parties: A third party may be contracted to develop some parts of our services. For this reason, it might be necessary to share some personal information with such parties, in which case antYbuddY.com would require partners to comply with this Privacy Policy. Some personal information (e.g. email address provided during registration procedure) may be shared with third parties to deliver parts of the services.

Information antYbuddY.com Collects And Stores

Personal Information: Contact details that antYbuddY.com will collect and store are the ones that the user chooses to enter. The user can edit or delete any personal information within their profile. Certain information such as name and email address are compulsory for site registration. Information relating to your first and last name entered during registration will be publicly visible and can be removed only when your user account is deleted. Only members of the antYbuddY.com team will have access to all registration information (except password) in order to manage and improve the our services.

Traffic Information: Information relating to how users interact with the antYbuddY.com platform and its services (such as IP-address, browser type, log-in times etc.) will be collected. antYbuddY.com will collect and store traffic information to improve and manage its services, to collect anonymous statistics and for security reasons. antYbuddY.com may also collect information from any page and display the number of times that page has been viewed. antYbuddY.com may also share some traffic information with social media, advertising and analytics partners.

Use Of Cookies

Cookies are small data files, stored on User's device, which contain User preferences, identify User session, and store authentication status. It is not necessary to accept antYbuddY.com website cookies to use antYbuddY.com Services, but some features on the antYbuddY website may not function properly without them. Some non-essential cookies are placed by third parties that provide social media, advertising and analytics services. Third party's use of cookies is subject to their own Privacy Policy. Users can refuse all or some cookies by configuring their web browser settings.

Use Of Email Communication

antYbuddY.com will send you a monthly newsletter by email. The newsletter may also contain promotional or sponsored content. In case the user does not want to receive these emails, it is possible to switch these options off on the account settings page of the User's profile. Regardless of any personal settings, antYbuddY.com reserves the right to send administrative emails and other important announcements, such as changes in Privacy Policy or similar.

Security Of Personal Information

Each user will be required and are strongly advised to protect their personal information with a unique password. antYbuddY.com advises its users not to share this unique password with anyone. If the option of automatic sign in to the antYbuddY.com website is used then users should make sure they are the only person with access to that particular device. If the automatic sign in option is used on a publicly used computer there is a chance that your personal information and other content may be accessed, edited or deleted by other people. antYbuddY.com will use reasonable measures and precautions to protect users personal information but cannot guarantee the security of personal information against unauthorised entry/use, hardware or software malfunction, or other elements that can compromise the security of personal information in our database.

While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to us and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information. In addition, other Internet sites or services that may be accessible through our site have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies. For any other information please contact us using the Contact us page.

Changes in the Privacy Policy

It is anticipated that antYbuddY.com will continuously build and improve its services. With this, it may become necessary to adjust our current Privacy Policy. antYbuddY.com reserves the right to do so at its own discretion. All users are advised to visit this page regularly to be informed about any changes.