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Primer Rank Tool: the lawn where qPCR primer pairs bloom

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TERMS OF SERVICE

Acceptance of Terms

The PRaTo server is available to you subject to the Terms of Service described on this page.
By accessing, browsing or using this website you agree that you have read and accepted these terms of use. If you do not agree to them, you are not allowed access, browse or use this website and the tools or information contain herein. Please also consider the disclaimer below.

Use of PRaTo

Use of PRaTo is intended for your educational or research purposes. You may download or copy the analysis results produced by PRaTo and use them in your research, however we ask our users to acknowledge PRaTo and its authors by citing the PRaTo paper. When PRaTo primer analysis information is redistributed (through primer databases, websites etc.) its origin must be mentioned by citing the PRaTo paper or/and by linking to this website and providing the information "Checked and Ranked using PRaTo". When in doubt, contact us.
Commercial use or distribution, including but not limited to, embedding PRaTo algorithm in proprietary software, or executable software is not permitted without written consense of the copyright owner. Neither the names of the copyright holders nor contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

Linking PRaTo

It is allowed to provide links to the website, and we encourage our users to do so. However, we appreciate to get informed about the link, and we require that the information going with the link is correct. Please only provide links to the front page (http://prato.daapv.unipd.it) and not any "deep links", as the pages may change. When in doubt, contact us.

Modification to Terms of Service

Copyright olders and contributors reserve the right to change these Terms of Service. Copyright olders and contributors reserve the right to suspend maintenance or service of PRaTo at any time and without notice.

Limitation of Liability

The entire risk for use of PRaTo lies with the user. Copyright olders and contributors reserves the right to modify PRaTo or reduce or discontinue PRaTo at any time. PRaTo is provided for educational and informational purposes only and is not engaged in providing professional services. PRaTo is experimental in nature, and has been developed as part of research.

DISCLAIMER

THIS SOFTWARE AND SERVICE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT OWNERS OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

Citing PRaTo

We request that use of this software be cited in publications as:
Nonis A, Scortegagna M, Nonis A, Ruperti B. 2011. PRaTo: a web-tool to select optimal primer pairs for qPCR. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 415: 707-708.

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