Genomics & Computational Biology (ISSN 2365-7154) is a peer-reviewed and open-access on-line scientific publication based at the faculty of Biology of the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany.
Collected personal data is processed in accordance with the applicable law, especially the German Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz, BDSG). Personal data will not be publicly released or given to any third parties unless permitted by law or appropriately authorized by the person affected. Personal data are data, which can be used to determine your identity, such as your name, your address or e-mail address. In any event we will use personal data only to the extent necessary and solely for the intended purpose.
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Access data is generated and stored in server-side log files upon each software access (e.g. a web browser query) to our web services. The access data is composed of the name or IP address of the requested website or computer, the requested file, the date and time of the query, the amount of transferred data, the query status, the type of browser plus version, the user operating system, the referrer URL (site that has been visited before), and the querying IP address. Access data is not used for statistics or any other purpose.
If users subscribe to our e-mail-newsletter or notifications system, E-mail addresses will be stored solely for the purpose of sending the requested newsletter or notifications to the user. If users unsubscribe the e-mail address will be deleted.
For registration, users are required to enter the following data: first name, last name, affiliation, country, Email address, username, and password. Other data such as the following is optional: Middle Name, request for Reviewer role. These data are stored for the purpose of executing the contractual relationship and will not be used for other purposes.
If legally required, personal data will be transmitted to government organizations and authorities. Otherwise, your personal data will not be transmitted to third parties.
Users have the right to be informed about their stored personal data, to require modification, and to require deletion. This can be done by sending a request as specified in the legal notice or "impressum" of the web site.
The Hague Declaration
GCB supports The Hague Declaration to foster agreement about how to best enable access to facts, data and ideas for knowledge discovery in the Digital Age.