Legal notice

Details of the website owner

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Owner: Fundació Privada Parc Científic Barcelona

Address: Baldiri Reixac, 10-12, 08028 Barcelona

Telephone: (+ 34) 93 402 90 60
Fax: (+ 34) 93 402 90 63
Registration details: Registered in the Foundations Register of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia under no. 1.149
Corporate Tax ID no.: G61482832

General conditions of use of the website

Purpose of the website

The purpose of this website is to publicise Xplore Health and to provide information on biomedical research and on the activities carried out within the scope of this project, and to provide access to educational tools in relation to this subject.

Xplore Health is a project funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Commission, which is being coordinated by Parc Científic Barcelona in collaboration with a Consortium of European institutions (Centre of the Cell, European School Net [EUN Partnership AISBL], European Network of Science Centres and Museums [ECSITE] and Ubach Munné & Asociados), hereinafter the Consortium, with the support of private capital.


Acceptance of the conditions of use

Persons accessing or using this website shall be granted the status of user, which entails acceptance on their part of these general conditions of use, and it is the responsibility of users to be aware of said conditions.

Fundació Parc Científic Barcelona reserves the right to modify these general conditions in agreement with the Consortium, and to make changes to the operation of the website and, in general, to elements of its design and configuration without prior notice.


The information contained on this website is made available to users as information owned by itself and by third parties. The Consortium shall take reasonable steps to ensure that said information is precise, complete, appropriate and up-to-date. Notwithstanding the above, the Consortium does not guarantee and is not responsible for the absolute reliability of the information it publishes, given that it may contain errors (including typing errors).

Fundació Parc Científic Barcelona does not guarantee the uninterrupted operation of the website and the server, and reserves the right to temporarily suspend its operation, without prior notice, in order to carry out maintenance, repair, updating or improvement operations on the website.

Fundació Parc Científic Barcelona does not guarantee that the website and the server are free from viruses and shall not be liable for any damage that may be caused through access to the website by users or for users being unable to access the same.

Use of the website, its content and services

Use of this website is free of charge and does not require registration on the part of users, with the exception of certain functions.

Users must use this website in a correct manner, in accordance with the present general conditions, applicable legislation and good faith, and shall not use the information, activities or services that the Consortium places at their disposal for the purpose of carrying out activities that are unlawful, immoral or breach public order.

Users shall refrain from carrying out any activities via this website which may damage or alter its content, and shall not impede the correct operation of the website or cause technical problems by transferring elements likely to contain computer viruses, or damage, interfere with or block this website, either in part or in whole.


Cookies or any similar means employed shall not, under any circumstances, be used to store information that allows individuals using the website to be identified.

Users who do not wish to receive cookies while using the website should disable the corresponding option on their web browser, in order to prevent the installation of cookies on their computer.

Intellectual and industrial property

This website and all its content, including the texts, images, multimedia tools, sound, trademarks, logos and symbols, and any other materials, are the property of members of the Consortium and of organisations related thereto or third parties that have authorised a member of the Consortium to use such content, and are protected by national and international intellectual and industrial property laws.

The Consortium confers the Creative Commons licence upon the tools of Xplore Health, which are published under the Attribution/Noncommercial/No Derivative Works (BY-NC-ND) licence, which requires the authorship of the work to be mentioned in all cases and does not permit its commercial use or the creation of derived works ( Notwithstanding the above, it does permit its use for personal, educational and non-commercial purposes. With respect to multimedia tools, such as virtual experiments, video games or animations, in no case can these be downloaded. With regard to the documents available on the “Resources for educators” section, the licence shall be Attribution/Noncommercial-ShareAlike (BY-SA), which does allow the documents to be downloaded and modified, provided the Xplore Health website address and the logos present on the document are maintained.

The user accepts the licence and shall not use the content of this website for any purposes other than the ones specified in the above paragraph; in particular licences cannot be granted for the use of Xplore Health tools, nor can they be distributed commercially, unless express agreement is reached with the Consortium.

Applications for licences to commercially distribute or reproduce Xplore Health materials should be addressed to:

Parc Científic Barcelona

C/Baldiri Reixac, 4, Planta 4

Barcelona 08028


Access to, browsing and use of this website by the user does not, under any circumstances, imply the waiver, licence or total or partial assignment on the part of the Consortium of its intellectual property rights, except in cases where this is expressly indicated.

As an exception, users are authorised and permitted to download files from the “Resources for educators” section, wherever use thereof is in accordance with the law, morality, public order and these general conditions.

The members of the Consortium reserve the right to exercise their right to take legal, civil and/or criminal action against any individuals or legal persons that breach any of the industrial and intellectual property rights mentioned herein.


This website contains various links to other webpages independent of Xplore Health. The purpose of such links is to simplify and allow, without financial gain, access to sources, information and other websites belonging to organisations related to the Consortium.

The members of the Consortium are not responsible and have no control over the information and content accessed via such links.

Furthermore, third parties are not permitted to establish links between their websites and the Xplore Health website by means of framing, inlining or any other means that may cause confusion among users with regard to ownership of the website or its content.

Privacy policy:

Access to the services and activities offered via this website may be subject to the completion of a registration form or the sending of an e-mail.

The completion of personal details is not obligatory. In all cases, users who provide their personal details will be solely responsible for guaranteeing the veracity and authenticity thereof.

Personal details collected via this website shall be processed in a true and lawful manner in accordance with the principles and rights established in the applicable legal provisions concerning Personal Data Protection. The Consortium shall adopt all the technical and organisational measures required to guarantee secure processing of the same.

Applicable law and jurisdiction

These general conditions and all relationships that are established between the user and the members of the Consortium arising from use of this website shall be regulated by Spanish law.

The members of the Consortium and the user expressly waive any other jurisdiction that may apply to them and submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Barcelona for any issues or actions that may arise from use of this website, or for the interpretation, application or fulfilment of these general conditions.