The computer software known as SECUREGENOME
(`SECUREGENOME' or `The Software') was created and developed in the course of
research by Mr. Sriram sankararaman, Dr. Guillaume Obozinski,
Dr. Michael I. Jordan, and Dr. Eran Halperin (`The Researchers') at the
International Computer Science Institute, Berkeley (`ICSI') and in the
University of California, Berkeley. ICSI encourages the use of SECUREGENOME by
researchers in academic institutions (`Licensee') for non-commercial
research purposes subject to the following terms and conditions: By
pressing the `Agreed and Accepted' button, you and your institution
agree to be bound by the terms below.
- Licensee is hereby granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable
license to use SECUREGENOME for the sole purpose of performing non-commercial
academic research. Such research shall not include research sponsored
by a commercial entity.
- For the avoidance of doubt it is hereby clarified that the
license to use SECUREGENOME as aforesaid does not include any obligation or
undertaking to supply any accompanying services or improvements.
- Licensee agrees not to distribute or transfer SECUREGENOME or any
portion, copies or derivatives thereof, to another location or to any
- Licensee agrees not to make any copies except as necessary for
his exercise of this license in his own laboratory. Any copy shall bear
an appropriate copyright notice specifying the above-mentioned authors
- Licensee agrees not to decompile, reverse engineer,
modify and /or create derivative works of the software.
- Licensee acknowledges that SECUREGENOME is a research tool,
still in the development stage. Hence, it is not presented as
error free, accurate, complete, useful, suitable for any specific
application or free from any infringement of any rights. The
Software is licensed AS IS, entirely at the Licensee's own
- Nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to be a warranty or
representation by ICSI or the Researchers, in connection with
SECUREGENOME and its use, including, without limiting the
generality of the aforesaid, as to the accuracy, safety or fitness
for any particular use.
- The software is provided "as is", without warranty of any kind,
express or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of
merchantability, accuracy, fitness for a particular purpose and
noninfringement. In no event shall the authors or copyright holders of
SECUREGENOME (including ICSI and the researchers) be liable for any claim,
damages or other liability, whether in an action of contract, tort or
otherwise, arising from, out of or in connection with the software or
the use or other dealings in the software.