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Users are given permission to access the MAPPP site to be applied solely for the purpose of scientific, academic, public or health care research. No commercial use of the data is allowed. The data and/or information of the database and software are provided to enhance knowledge and encourage progress in the scientific community and are to be used only for research and educational purposes. Any reproduction or use for commercial or trading purpose is prohibited without prior written permission of the MPIIB. By accessing this site, the user agrees not to commercially redistribute the information found therein.
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The information on this web site is accurate, to the best knowledge and is subject to change without notice. Neither the MPIIB nor the Gesellschaft für wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbh Göttingen, nor the authors or other projects members shall be liable for any errors or delays in the predictions and their content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.
The registered user agrees to submit only queries with ten or less proteins or DNA sequences with at most 25 000 characters at once. From every submitted query, predictions will be calculated and the user will receive an email with instructions to access the results. The data for each query will be stored on our server and will be accessible for 14 days.
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